At Dover Doors and Windows we’ve been providing homeowners with the best choices in home improvement since 1936. When it comes to windows we are not just bringing you the normal run of the mill box store windows but Dover’s very own brand of windows. Part of that brand is our custom built double hung windows that come in two different series our Dover 3000 and 7400 in a variety options to fit any ones style and budget with the perfect view of your property.
Double hung windows are design to give you windows with each sash mounted as separate pieces allowing for a wide variety of formations. Being able to bring the top sash down you will give yourself a great view with the top panel out of the way. At the same time you might want to open the bottom window sash to allow it to give your building a breeze in from outside. When you think about double hung windows these are created in the image of the classic window style which is great for any home. These traditional window style will perform smoothly with durable and provide a idea energy efficiency that will work and perform in great small spaces.
When it comes to choosing what is best for your new double hung windows we suggest that you start with deciding what series of window your looking for your project. Dover Doors and Windows provides you with two options when it come to the series options.
The first series you have to pick from is our Dover Windows 3000 series. For this series you have a few different options to pick from. For our 3000 series you can select between 7 internal grid patterns for your windows. The next option you have for this series is the option of color and for the 3000 series you have the choices of white or tan. The final option you can select from is the option for 3 screen options: Standard, BetterVue and Pet Screen.
The second series available to choose from is our Dover Windows 7400 series. For this series you have a larger selection of glass options, Grid patterns and glass styles. These options of glass will give you 15 different options to decide on when it come to your new double hung windows. When it comes to your colors you have a large selection of colors including 5 internal colors including 2 vinyl colors and 3 wood grain options. For your exterior choices your looking at 15 different color options including 11 exterior paint colors and 4 exterior laminate colors.
The final choice you have the option of selecting for your new double hung windows in the Dover Windows 8000 series. The 8000 series will offer you the most choices to make about your new windows. The first of these choices that is exclusive to this series is the option if you want to get internal blinds that come in 5 different colors. after selecting to add blinds or not then you can choice from 4 grid styles, and 11 glass styles for your new window. The last choice for the Dover 8000 series double hung window is the color when it comes to this series your looking at 2 Vinyl colors, 5 Exterior Wood Grain, and 11 exterior Paint Colors.
Now that you have gone over all the different choices you have for your double hung window its time to design your next window. Click the button below to find your way to design your windows before you purchase them or can call us at 810-235-2573. We look forward to helping you design the casement window of your dream.
Double-hung windows are a popular and classic style of window commonly found in homes and buildings. They consist of two sashes (movable panels) that slide vertically within the window frame. Both the upper and lower sashes can be moved independently, allowing for flexible ventilation and ease of use. Double-hung windows are often characterized by their timeless design and versatility.
Here are some key features and advantages of double-hung windows:
Versatile Ventilation: Double-hung windows provide flexibility in ventilation. You can open the top sash to allow hot air to escape while keeping the lower sash closed for security, or you can open both sashes for maximum airflow.
Easy to Clean: Many double-hung windows are designed for easy cleaning. They often feature tilt-in sashes, which means you can tilt them inward to clean the exterior glass from the inside of your home, eliminating the need for climbing ladders or going outside.
Space-Saving: Double-hung windows do not protrude outward or inward, making them a space-saving option, especially when compared to casement or awning windows.
Traditional Appearance: Their classic design and appearance make double-hung windows suitable for a wide range of architectural styles, from colonial to modern.
Energy Efficiency: When properly sealed and insulated, double-hung windows can be energy-efficient, helping to maintain comfortable indoor temperatures and reduce heating and cooling costs.
Security: Some double-hung windows come with locking mechanisms for added security, and their design makes it more challenging for intruders to gain access from the outside.
Customization: They are available in various materials (e.g., wood, vinyl, aluminum), sizes, and finishes, allowing homeowners to choose options that best match their preferences and the aesthetics of their homes.
It’s worth noting that double-hung windows are different from single-hung windows, where only the bottom sash is movable, and the top sash is fixed in place. Double-hung windows are a popular choice for bedrooms, living rooms, and other areas where homeowners want both ventilation and a timeless look.