Our Sliding Windows feature two sets of wheels on the top and bottom of the sash for easy sliding from either the left, right, or both, as well as interlocking sash meeting rails for added security. Sliding Windows also allow for top to bottom ventilation since the open from the two sides and they operate from left to right, which makes it perfect for areas where there are high traffic outside.
They also have dual wall integrated pull rails. You can also have the option of a full or half screen depending on if you want to open both sides, for maximum ventilation, or just one.
Sliding Windows are available in choices of Grid, Frame, Screen, Jamb and Accessories. A standard Unit includes 3 1/4″ Frame, 7/8″ Overall Glazing, Sash Lock (2 locks on unites 28″ and taller), Nail Fin, J-Channel.
How to Calculate Rough Openings for New Construction:
Take Unit Dimensions and add 1″ to the width and 1/2″ to the height.
Example: On a DG2424, the dimensions are 29 5/8 x 56 1/2.
29 5/8 + 1 = 30 5/8 Rough Opening Width
56 1/2 + 1/2 = 57 Rough Opening Height