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The advantages and disadvantages of picture windows

If you have seen the information to compare the single hung and double hung windows, you probably have many questions or you want to know more about that. Firstly, you have to know what is the single hung windows? and what is the double hung windows?
The single hung windows and double hung windows are kind of windows that often people use. There are several types of single hung windows and double hung windows. Single hung windows have two types and it is casement and picture windows. The casement window operates like the door because you just need to open and close it horizontally. The picture windows are not operated like casement windows. The function of picture windows is different with casement. If casement windows can be opened and closed, the picture windows not. It’s like the glass in your room. It is easy to clean like the casement windows but you don’t need to worry about the picture windows as you fear to casement windows. Replacement Windows can give you the service to replace your window if you want to use the picture windows.

Another advantage of picture windows is you can install various types of glass in there. If you want to use the colored glass for your windows, you can use the picture windows as a frame. You also make your home more safety because it doesn’t have a gap that could be exploited by thieves. It also has the disadvantage for homeowners. You just can use the picture windows in certain place because if you install it in many places, you can not get the fresh air from outside. It is dangerous for homeowners health because the air in a closed room is not good for everyone. Maybe you prevent conceded from thief but you also can get the disadvantage from it. Therefore, think again if you want to install the picture windows.