Sliding windows are generally the horizontal and broad windows which are loaded with sashes which can move frontwards and backward. The sashes can be moved on either side and the window opens in the same way. This is one of the best window designs which can save space and make the homes look supremely stylish!
These windows are also used in commercial buildings, homes, balconies, hotels and numerous places due to its uncountable advantages! There are different types, sizes and specifications of sliding windows which are as follows:
Sliding Window Details
There are different types of sliding windows which are:
1. Sliding Glass Windows
Most of the times, glass panels are used and different materials are sued to frame the glass in the sliding windows. Different types of glasses like reflective, tinted, plain glasses are used for preparing such windows.
These are the patio sliding windows in which, wooden frames along with glasses are used to build the windows. These are temperature balancing windows widely used. Also there are Vertical sliding windows which can be prepared using solely wood.
3. Aluminum Sliding Windows
Metals like steel and aluminum are used in framing the sliding windows as these materials are corrosion free, thermally insulated, long lasting and shiny! These windows provide a lavish look and clean polish!
4. Vinyl Clad and Fiberglass Sliding Windows
Vinyl and fiberglass materials are also used for making the sliding windows. These are non absorbent materials which are economic, strong and look extremely unique!
Sliding Window Sizes
The sliding windows can have a height of minimum 650mm to 1550 mm while it can be width of 660mm to 3060mm.
The rates of sliding windows range from Rs 100/sqft to 800/sqft depending on the width, height and material used.
Sliding Windows Advantages
The sliding windows are supremely stylish and can embrace the look of furnishings
The sliding windows are easily opened able. The swings and railings are extremely smooth and open with ease
Sliding windows save a lot of space. Compared to casement windows, the sliding windows operate on single rails and won’t consume space for opening and closing. The sliding windows are also energy efficient, thermally insulated, resistant to heat, water and weather conditions
These windows are easily maintained and are highly durable due to the quality material used!
Sliding windows are perfect options for panoramic and scenic views form the gallery!