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Awning window

awning window

A window hinged on the top side of its frame.

Our PVC and Hybrid products are ENERYGY STAR certified and all our products can be manufactured to meet both your needs and style. Choose your products as well as the options (color, glass, design, decorative grills, etc.) that best represent your taste and expectations.

Window construction

  • Aluminum
  • PVC
  • Hybrid

Strength and durability

  • The window is composed entirely of aluminum components.
  • The thickness of the window's frame ¾".
  • The screen is placed on the interior part of the window for an easy removal and cleanness.
  • All the connections are assembled with screws.
  • The locking mechanism is composed of a bar that has multiple locks. This bar goes up and down to unlock and lock the window. This system is called a multi-point system.
  • The operating mechanism is the very renowned ENCORE operator from the manufacturer Truth Hardware. This operator allows the windows to open outwards (90 degree angle) and creates a space for a person to slide his/her hand and clean the exterior part of the glass. The robust mechanism can allow a single opening section that can reach a maximum of 30 inches in width.

Insulation

  • The frame is composed of two parts: an interior part and an exterior part
  • The connection between the two parts is made with a plastic thermo barrier; thus, there is no direct conductibility.
  • LThe frame is surrounded by styrofoam for additional insulation.
  • The window has three weather strippings that ensure optimal air tightness.
  • A thermo of a thickness of 7/8" is used.

Different options

  • Available standard depths: 5 ¾”, 6 ¾” and 7 ½” (other dimensions are also available on demand)
  • Exterior standard colors: white, commercial brown, kaki
  • Interior color : white
  • Other colors are also available on demand (extra charge)

Warranties

  • Warranty for life on the aluminum structure
  • Warranty of 10 years on the thermo seal (air infiltration) supplied by the manufacturer
  • Warranty of 5 years on the window's hardware

Characteristics

  • All PVC windows with thermally welded corners for better performance and efficiency.
  • Multiple chamber profiles for optimum thermal insulation.
  • Triple weather-strips located on the sash for maximum air and water tightness.
  • One piece 3 ¼ or 4 ½ wide frames, with or without integrated brick mould, easy to clean.
  • ¾’’ wood and ½’’ drywall returns built in the frame.
  • Removable fiberglass interior screen with an enameled aluminum frame.
  • Water evacuation without any apparent hole or cap.
  • Profiles extruded with PVC compound power which gives a glossy finish and reduces dirt adherence.

Options

  • Modular or Structural.
  • Universal brick mould (1 1/8’’, 2’’,4’’) with integrated siding return.
  • Different types and thickness of glass.
  • Removable or integrated grills.
  • Interior wood extension covered with PVC or all PVC interior extension.

Warranties

  • Warranty of 20 years on the PVC structure
  • Warranty of 10 years on the thermo seal (air infiltration) supplied by the manufacturer
  • Warranty of 5 years on the window's hardware

Characteristics

  • Window combining the thermal performance of the PVC on the inside with the structural strength, the esthetics of lines and color and the durability of extruded aluminum on the outside.
  • Multiple chamber profiles for optimum thermal insulation.
  • Triple weather-strips located on the sash for maximum air and water tightness.
  • One piece 4 ½ wide frame that puts the glass in the warm part of the wall. Furthermore, its 90 degree geometry allows for better water evacuation on top of being easy to clean.
  • ¾’’ wood and ½’’ drywall returns built in the frame.
  • Removable fiberglass interior screen with an enameled aluminum frame.
  • Water evacuation without any apparent hole or cap.
  • Profiles extruded with PVC compound power which gives a glossy finish and reduces dirt adherence.

Options

  • Structural sash mullion.
  • Universal brick mould (1 1/8’’, 2’’, and 4’’) with integrated siding return.
  • Different types and thickness of glass.
  • Removable or integrated grills.
  • Interior wood extension covered with PVC or all PVC interior extension.

Warranties

  • Warranty for life on the aluminum structure
  • Warranty of 20 years on the PVC structure
  • Warranty of 10 years on the thermo seal (air infiltration) supplied by the manufacturer
  • Warranty of 5 years on the window's hardware