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National Wood Window and Door Association
(202) 463-2700
1111 19th St Nw
Washington, DC
 
Columbia Mirror & Glass Of Georgtown Inc
(202) 333-3037
2212 Wisconsin Ave Nw
Washington, DC
 
Green Door
(202) 464-9200
1221 Taylor St NW
Washington, DC

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Plantation Shutters and Wood Blinds
(540) 323-2011
Servicing Virginia, Maryland and West Va
Arlington, VA
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HG Glass & Mirror
(703) 424-5080
4712 St Barnabas Rd
Temple Hills, MD
 
National Wood Window And Door Association
(202) 463-2799
1111 19th St Nw
Washington, DC
 
Ace Welding Co Inc
(202) 889-6440
1310 Ridge Pl Se
Washington, DC
 
Mitchell's Window & Screen Repair
(202) 829-5116
4129 9th St Nw
Washington, DC
 
Distinctive Design & Remodeling, Inc.
(703) 962-1582
3526 King St
Alexandria, VA
 
Distinctive Design & Remodeling, Inc.
(703) 962-1582
3526 King St
Alexandria, VA
 
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Quick Facts: Awning Windows

Say the word “awning” and most people picture a canvas covering jutting out from a store exterior. But an awning is also a type of horizontal casement window that swings outward, just like that canvas store awning.

You open an awning window from the inside of your house or apartment using a top hinge instead of a side hinge like regular casement windows. They let cool air in and keep moisture out, repelling rain while giving you a romantic close-up of raindrops. They leak less than other window types, and ventilate better, too. Place awning windows high on wall space to let sunlight in and keep fresh air circulating. This placement allows more room for art, bookshelves and cabinets, unlike mid-level windows, which can “cut” the room in half and hinder some interior decorating plans.

There are several types of awning windows, differing in price, durability and appearance.
Sturdy aluminum awning frames are utilized in loft style apartments and modern buildings Wood frames sport a rustic, classic look and work well when restoring older homes. Wood, though, warps over time and will needs to be replaced occasionally. Vinyl frames last a long time, but they won’t snag your abode a House Beautiful pictorial-- they are more function than form. Only a few manufacturers produce expensive steel awning frames.
 
These sturdy, low-maintenance windows give urban lofts and townhouses an industrial look. Depending on material and window width, ...

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