How small can a casement window be?

Answer On One Hand: Casement Windows Must Meet Fire SafetyCasement windows must meet egress requirements for safety. A window must be 5.7 square feet unless there is direct access to ground level. Windows... Read More »

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What is a casement window?

A casement window is hinged on one side and opens like a door, by swinging outward. Casement windows are opened and closed by turning a crank, which is often removable.VentilationCasement windows a... Read More »

Casement Window Leaks?

Casement windows are easily identified by their window cranks. When the crank is operated, the window opens or closes from one side only. To guard against water leaks, a piece of weatherstripping i... Read More »

How do I glaze a casement window?

Close the WindowClose and latch the casement window. Remove the trim on the inside of the glass and the nails holding it in place. Put a small piece of glazing putty in each corner of the frame. Pu... Read More »

How to Install Window Moldings on Casement Windows?

Not all windows have molding around them when they are installed. If you have plain casement windows with no decorative trim, it is easy to add molding after the fact as long as you have the proper... Read More »