Awning windows are similar to Casements except for their sashes opening outward from the bottom of the window with pivot points near the top.
A dual lever latching system releases the left and right side sash latches. Side-mounted glide hinges put the pivot point near the top of the window. A folding operator handle accesses the crank-out mechanism to open and close the sash.
Awning windows feature an interior screen mounting channel that can be used to hold an optional screen to help keep out insects when the sash is open. See Screen Options for information about compatible screen systems.
The standard jamb depth is 4-9/16”. A jamb depth of 6-9/16" is achieved with 2" extensions. Additional jamb options are available. See Jamb Options for more information.
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All of our extruded aluminum-clad windows and doors are available in a wide range of exterior powder-coated finish colors to coordinate with the design of your project. Click on the link below to see our color choices.Exterior Color Options
An extruded aluminum exterior casing and trim system is available on our clad windows and doors to enhance the visual appeal of the windows and doors. Available in a variety of trim and casing profiles, these extrusions add a dimensional accent to the product and the home or building.Exterior Trim Options
Common configurations include an Awning with a Fixed Lite above it or up to four Awnings mulled on top of each other. Other combinations are possible.
Our clad-wood products feature clear pine interiors that are ideally suited for staining or painting. Choose to have your windows and doors delivered without any interior finish so that you can stain or paint them yourself or have them primed or painted at the factory with your choice of one of our standard interior finish colors.
Insulated Glass is the heart of the energy efficiency of windows and patio doors. Sun manufactures our insulated glass units to ensure the quality and performance of our Insulated Glass. Learn more on our Glass Options page.See Glass Options
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• Widths: 32”, 36”, 40”, 48”, 52”, 59”, 64”, 72”
• Heights: 16”, 20”, 24”, 28”, 30”, 32”, 36”
An awning window sash can be opened fully to provide ventilation through the entire window opening. Compare this to a double-hung window, which can only open to expose less than half the entire window opening. This is a nice benefit for those who enjoy letting in the fresh air.
The side-mounted glide hinge assemblies control the opening and pivot hinging of the awning sash. These hinges have some adjustability that allows them to fine-tune the alignment of the sash within the window frame.
Due to the outward opening of the sash, casement windows feature an interior-mounted screen option. The interior wood has a top and bottom channel that helps to hold the screen in place when installed. If you like to open your windows to allow in the fresh air, a screen can help keep insects from coming in through the opening.
Awning windows, like most of our clad wood products, have a standard jamb depth of 4-9/16”. This is to accommodate typical 2 x 4 wall construction. There are several other jamb options for the awning window to address specific applications and construction designs. See our Jamb Options by clicking on the link below.
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