How to Choose Window Types and Door Types for Home

How to Choose Window Types and Door Types for Home

Types of Windows and Doors

Whether you are building your home or remodeling, there are a variety of windows and doors to choose from that will increase your equity, natural light, and curbside appeal. Here is a listing of the different types of windows and doors available.

Types of Windows

• White Tilt & Turn
• Golden Oak Casement
• White Casement
• Rosewood Casement
• Golden Oak Bow Window
• White Bay Window

Roof Windows

• Centre Pivot
• Top hung or Moe
• Roto third pivot
• Side hung
• Balcony or Terrace
• Conservation

Types of Doors

• Panel Door
• Flush Door
• French Doors
• Panel Door
• Windowed Door
• Decorative Carved Wood Door
• Pocket Door
• Bypass Door
• Bi-Fold Door
• Storm Door
• Patio Sliding Door

How to Choose the Right Door or Window

First make the decision on what areas of the home you want to upgrade or add. Take sizes and consider your current home design and appeal. From there you can select your door or window type.

Based on the type of style door or window, select your coordinating hardware, while keeping the security and safety of your home in mind. Choose your finish for the door or window frame. If your door or window has glass, select your glass cut and choose matching screens.
Posted on Jul 01, 2013


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