Window Styles and Shapes

Window Installation Styles and Shapes

Window Styles and Shapes

American Window Systems provides a myriad of design possibilities for our clients. Not sure what Window Styles and Shapes you need? Talk to one of our experts.

Double Hung

Both sash on Double Hung windows open fully.

Single Hung

Top sash remains fixed, while bottom sash opens.

Double Slider

Both sash open and close by gliding from side to side

Single Slider

One sash opens and closes by gliding from side to side, while the other remains fixed.

3-lite Slider

Ideal for wide openings, the 3-lite Slider/End Vent Slider features two operable sash with a fixed center sash.

Casement

Sash are hinged on the side and crank open a full 90 degrees* for maximum ventilation.

Awning

Sash are hinged on top and crank out and upward.

Picture

Picture windows are fixed and do not open or close.

Geometrics

Geometrics are fixed windows available in stylish shapes.

Bay

Created by mulling three windows at either 30- or 45-degree angles

Bow

More rounded in appearance than a Bay, Bow windows feature windows mulled at 10-degree angles

Garden Window

Garden windows feature functional Casement sidelites and create a sunlit area to showcase plants or collectibles.

Patio Door

Patio Doors feature broad expanses of glass and easily slide to open and close.

Garden Door

Garden Doors swing open and can be ordered to have one or both doors swing in or out.