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We’ve all been there – You know what you want, you can picture it in your mind, but you don’t know how to communicate it exactly. Whether you’re renovating or building from scratch, learning about all the different parts of a window can be overwhelming, and dealers or contractors might often forget that you don’t necessarily understand the correct terminology or vocabulary. Familiarizing yourself with all of the moving pieces will not only help you build confidence when it comes to asking questions, but it’ll allow you to easily express your wants. 1) Head The head is the main horizontal piece that forms the top of the window frame. 2) Argon Gas Argon Gas is a colourless inert gas that’s injected into the airspace of the insulating glass unit to help improve overall energy efficiency. 3) Frame The Frame is the main portion that supports the entire system and holds…