Tilt & Turn Windows
Tilt and turn windows offer a different experience, this is because they have a mechanical hinge that allows you to open the window on two axes. The first option you have is to move the handle and tilt the window open from the top. This allows you to ventilate the room without the window being fully open it can also prevent rain from coming in through the window. The second option you have with tilt and turn windows is to open the window fully along its vertical axes. The frames are usually made from uPVC.
Benefits of purchasing tilt and turn windows
The style and functionality of tilt and turn windows are becoming more and more appealing for homeowners. This is due to their ability to offer increased security. By having a window tilted open it is safer than having the window open along its vertical axes when ventilating a room. Tilt and turn windows are now being noticed for the effectiveness of weatherproofing a home whether this is wind and rain or simply being effective in keeping the heat in, in winter and letting the cool air in, in summer. One of the key benefits of a tilt and turn window is that they are ideal for small spaces they offer the ability to open and close with limited disruption of space.
Things to consider of purchasing tilt and turn windows
Tilt and turn windows are a really good addition to your home, there are some minor things to consider when debating whether to purchase them. They are usually fitted with wider frames. This is so the frames are big enough to hold the mechanism to be able to tilt and open the window. Also, where in the home you get the tilt and turn windows are installed. As they tilt inwards to be able to use this function you wouldn’t want objects within the home obstructing this.