In-Swing Egress Window. This appealing glass window meets IRC building requirements for basement egress, easily swinging in when needed. Made of 3/4" insulated low-E glass with a U-value of 0.28. The vinyl frame is maintenance-free and a fiberglass screen can be removed from the inside.
A casement is a window that is attached to its frame by one or more hinges at the side. They are used singly or in pairs within a common frame, in which case they are hinged on the outside. Casement windows are often held open using a casement stay. Windows hinged at the top are referred to as awning windows, and ones hinged at the bottom are called hoppers.. Overview. Hinged at the top.
The Ultimate Casement Inswing window complements classic architectural styles. Inswing casement windows can open into a room, making them a good choice when an outswing window could block or take up valuable space on patios, decks or outdoor walkways. Available by special order in single or French double-sash styles.
Sliding vs. Swinging Windows. by Rachel Lyon, Editorial Director for The House Designers ® Windows are unique—they are both interior and exterior home elements. The dual role makes selecting windows that much trickier because you want them to look good from both sides, to match your curb appeal as well as your interior design.