Our casement windows can be tailored to match your home and style, choose from different finishes, features, handles and more!
Casement Windows FAQs
What is a casement window?
A casement window is one that is attached to its frame with one or more hinges at the side and used singly or in pairs within the same frame. These models can be hinged to open from the side, bottom or top of the window frame. They are designed to swing open outwards and can be held open.
How do casement windows open and close?
Casement windows open outward by means of a hand-operated crank mechanism or a push-out mechanism located on the window frame. They can be locked in place when open and closed securely.
What are the benefits of casement windows?
Casement windows offer a number of benefits, including a high level of energy efficiency, ease of opening and closing, outstanding ventilation, and the ability to fit a huge variety of different sizes and shapes of opening.
How do casement windows compare to other types of windows in terms of energy efficiency?
Casement windows are highly energy efficient, as they have a low thermal conductivity and can be fitted with double glazing. This can help to keep your home warm in the winter and cool in the summer, reducing your energy costs.
Are casement windows easy to use?
Yes, casement windows are easy to use, as they are operated by a hand-operated crank mechanism or a push-out mechanism located on the window frame.
Are casement windows secure?
Yes, casement windows can be fitted with the latest multi-point locking solutions for total peace of mind and they hold Secured by Design Certification.
What materials are casement windows typically made of?
Casement windows are typically made of uPVC, a durable and low-maintenance material that is also eco-friendly and offers excellent insulation and ventilation properties.
Can casement windows be customized to match my home and style?
Yes, casement windows can be tailored to match your home and style with different finishes, features, handles, and more. They come in a wide range of colors and styles and can be customized to match your home’s existing aesthetic.
What type of guarantee do casement windows come with?
Casement windows typically come with a 10-year guarantee. Any issues related to the manufacture or installation will be repaired or replaced.
How do I clean and maintain casement windows?
Casement windows can be cleaned with a mild detergent and warm water. Use a microfiber cloth to clean the glass and avoid using abrasive materials or harsh chemicals. It’s also important to regularly check and lubricate the moving parts of the window, such as the hinges and locks, to ensure proper functioning.