February 2019


At JELD-WEN Windows & Doors, we take pride in offering the most choice when it comes to window styles, features, and custom options. Before renovating or purchasing a new home, it’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with various window styles to give you a better sense of what you are looking for. Here is a quick overview of the difference between two of the most popular window styles offered by JELD-WEN: Awning and Casement Windows. Casement and Awning windows actually have quite a bit in common, and it can be hard to really notice the difference between the two. Both of these popular window styles are rectangular in shape and operate swiftly with a crank handle. So, how can you exactly tell which is which? Awning windows are horizontally oriented windows that are hinged along the top, while Casement Windows are vertically oriented and hinged along the left or right-hand side…