Window Mart is a local window company that offers supply & installation of energy-efficient fixed and picture windows in Edmonton. Both window styles are non-operational windows. The main benefit of fixed & picture windows is that they allow a great view of the outside and extra light into the house, maximizing the glass surface at the same time.
What is the difference between fixed windows and picture windows?
There are such window styles that at times it becomes a bit confusing to distinguish between different types. For instance, it is difficult for most people to differentiate between fixed and picture windows. Picture windows usually have a sealed unit that is glazed into the window. These are non-operational windows that allow an unobstructed view and maximize the glass surface. Window Mart can as well customize them in such a way that they match with other operational windows such as fixed casement, casement, double hung or side-slider windows.
On the other hand, fixed windows are still non-operational. However, they allow expansive views and extra light into the house. The size of the frame is what distinguishes between picture and fixed windows. Fixed windows have larger frames for a more contemporary look. Fixed windows are actually fixed casement windows. However, fixed windows are also referred to as picture windows by most people.
When should you use fixed & picture windows?
Fixed and picture windows are suitable for rooms that already have proper ventilation and can benefit from natural light. Architects and interior designers alike when they want to add for both style and class. Both fixed windows and picture windows will add to the value of your home in Edmonton while helping reduce your energy cost.
How much are fixed & picture windows in Edmonton?
The cost of installing a fixed or picture window in Edmonton starts at $279. The price depends on various factors including window options and installation type. There are two types of window installations: retrofit installation and full frame replacement installation. During your free in home estimate, Window Mart specialist will examine your window frame and recommend optimal window installation type.
Below is the list of options for sliding windows:
- Tripple Glass
- Low E Glass Options
- Self-Cleaning Glass Options
- Window Screens
- Window Grids
- Jamb Extension
- Casing Type & Style
- Custom Color & Stain (inside/outside)