What is the Ideal Window Type for My Home?

Choosing the best replacement window means choosing the type or style of the opening that best satisfies your needs, style and personal preference. Consult our window comparison chart to read about the specifics and advantages of the different  models available on the market.

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Casement Windows
  • Lateral opening mechanism allowing the window to open out on a vertical axis

  • Crank out opening with multi pt. locks and X-Drive hardware.

  • Optimal ventilation

  • Superior performance (compressed weather-stripping)

  • Very popular in Canada and western U.S.

Awning Windows
  • Hinged on the top and swing outward

  • Crank out opening with multi pt. locks and X-Drive hardware.

  • Good ventilation all day long

  • Aeration without the fear of leakage

  • Superior performance (compressed weather-stripping)

  • European design

Single or Double Hung
  • One or two vertical– sliding sashes

  • Traditional style

  • Space saving, does not interfere with  outside elements

Single or Double Horizontal Sliders
  • Opens by sliding left or right  

  • Automatic latch lock

  • Excellent ventilation

  • Very popular in Canada and western U.S.

Bay Windows
  • A 3 part window connected at 30 or 45 degree angles

  • One fixed sash between to operating windows

  • Can be combined with either casement or hung windows

Bow Windows
  • A 4 or 5 part window connected at 10-degree angles

  • Have a more circular appearance

  • Combine with either fixed or operating casement windows

  • Can be either fixed casements or hung windows

Fire Escape Windows
  • Lateral opening mechanism allowing the window to open out on a vertical axis

  • Swing in opening with multi pt. locks

  • Optimal ventilation

  • Superior performance compressed weather-stripping

Fixed or Panoramic Windows
  • Large expanses of glass that cannot be opened and closed (fixed)

  • Mainly used to create specific architectural shapes over doors, windows and in vaulted areas

  • Superior performance

Tilt and Turn Windows
  • Dual indoor opening systems, vertical and horizontal axis

  • Good ventilation all day long

  • Aeration without the fear of leakage

  • Superior performance (compressed weather-stripping)

  • European design

Kehl Windows and Doors   370 King St. W, P.O. Box 222   Harrow, Ontario  N0R 1G0
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