One of our most popular replacement window types is double-hung windows. These versatile window types are among the most stylish and energy-efficient on the market. We offer a variety of financing options, and energy-efficient windows can even earn you tax credits and rebates.
Advanced Window Products’ beautiful double-hung vinyl windows represent today’s state of the art in high-performance, energy-efficient, easy-to-clean replacement windows. Today’s double-hung windows from Advanced offer maximum ventilation, smooth functioning, tight seals for enhanced security, and superior long-term durability. There are seemingly countless options for customizing double-hung windows for your home. Our top-quality engineering and manufacturing deliver exceptional value for your investment in today’s best double-hung windows.
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- What Are Double-Hung Windows?
- Why Choose Double Hung Vinyl Replacement Windows?
- Benefits of Double Hung Vinyl Replacement Windows
- Advantages of Vinyl Replacement Double Hung Windows
- How Do Double Hung Windows Work?
- Single Hung vs Double Hung Windows
- Double-Hung Vinyl Replacement Windows FAQs
- Double Hung Window Installation Process
- Maintenance & Cleaning Instructions for Double Hung Windows
- Double Lifetime Warranty on Double Hung Windows
- Free Double Hung Replacement Window Quotes from Advanced Window Products in Salt Lake City, Utah
- Why Choose Advanced Window Products for Buying Double-hung Windows?
If you are looking to replace double-hung windows or would like to know how your home can benefit from them, Call us at (801) 505-9622 or fill out our Online Quote form on the website.
What Are Double-Hung Windows?
Double-hung windows provide a unique "double movement" action where both the top and the bottom window sashes can open. This gives you more design options when installing your windows and makes it easier to access the exterior glass.Our replacement double hung windows feature tilt open sashes for easy cleaning, energy-efficient Cardinal glass, 3 coats of lowE with argon fill, and a LIFETIME warranty on the glass, window, installation, and manufacturing!!
Why Choose Double Hung Vinyl Replacement Windows?
If you aren’t familiar with this window type, you may wonder — are double-hung windows worth it? What makes this type stand out from other styles of new replacement windows? Here are just a few key reasons why Advanced double-hung windows stand out as one of today’s all-around best window choices:
- Superior Weather Protection: Advanced double-hung windows offer industry-leading energy efficiency, strength, and insulation against dust, noise, and outside elements.
- Exceptionally Easy Cleaning: In the ingenious double-hung design, both top and bottom sashes slide and the lower sash tilts in for incomparably easy cleaning.
- Improved Window Security: Precision-fit sashes and upgraded window locking mechanisms create a secure seal that inhibits any effort at uninvited entry.
- Effortless Functioning: Advanced manufacturing and material quality make the difference in operating precision-built double-hung windows compared to other options.
Benefits of Double Hung Vinyl Replacement Windows
Beyond the double movement action that also helps make them easier to clean, double-hung windows allow you to create airflow by opening both of the panes at the same time. Plus, double-hung windows are typically rated among the most energy-efficient windows on the market. And as far as style goes, it's hard to beat the incredible range of double-hung window options. They look great just about anywhere in your home but are particularly useful for bedroom windows, bathroom windows, and even as decorative windows in a living room.
Advantages of Vinyl Replacement Double Hung Windows
There are several advantages to using double-hung vinyl window replacement that most homeowners will appreciate. There are lower energy costs during winter and summer as the vinyl will remain tighter than most materials no matter the weather. These windows are also almost maintenance-free. It is nearly impossible to scratch or stain vinyl windows, and painting will never be an issue. When these windows need to be cleaned, simple soap and water can do the trick. Another advantage is the cost. Although vinyl windows are the most affordable option for window material, they are still solid and durable. The homeowner won't have to worry about rust or rot like some other materials. Vinyl windows are a great combination of being made of the least expensive material that windows are made from, yet they remain durable. Another great thing about replacement vinyl windows is they come in a variety of options. These windows come in a large assortment of colors, they come in a wide variety of sizes, and you can find the style to fit the architecture of your home.
Every Advanced window style offers its special advantages for homeowners. Our double-hung vinyl windows offer bigger functional and style advantages than almost any standard type in modern replacement windows. Some additional advantages of Advanced double-hung windows include:
- Improved Ventilation: The unique option of opening both sashes at once helps the circulation of cool air coming in through the lower opening and warm air going out through the top opening.
- Energy Efficient: Far beyond just fitting snugly into the wall opening to block drafts, Advanced energy-efficient vinyl frames and glass packages produce one of the world’s most energy-efficient windows.
- Convenient Cleaning: You don’t need to go outside and climb a ladder to clean the window. Whether you’re on the first floor or the third, you can simply slide down the upper sash for cleaning and tilt in the lower sash to clean it.
How Do Double Hung Windows Work?
Single-hung windows have a stationary upper sash, so only the bottom sash can slide up and down. Double-hung windows are easier to clean because both the upper and lower sashes can be moved up and down, so you can clean the outside of the window while you’re indoors.
Double-hung Window Configurations
Although we don’t offer window screens as a stand-alone product, every window we sell comes equipped with true state-of-the-art Flex Screen Window Screens. It’s the world’s only window screen technology of its kind. The screens are extraordinarily flexible and incomparably durable. This flex screen is not like any window screen material you’ll find elsewhere on the market today and we’re very proud to offer it as one of our standard double-hung window features.
Glass Energy-Efficiency Options
Research shows that up to 70% of a home’s heating and cooling loss is through windows and doors, a large percentage of which is lost directly through the glass. Advanced Window Products offers among the best energy-efficient replacement windows on the market today.
Low-E windows are coated with invisible material that causes exceptionally low emissivity in ultra-modern energy-efficient glass options. Emissivity is the radiating of heat. Low-E glass further blocks harmful UV rays that heat your home’s interior and damage flooring, furniture, artworks, and other belongings.
- 366 Low-E Glass is the top-performing Low-E glass. The third layer of protective coating helps reduce solar heat gain to the lowest U-factor and blocks up to 95% of UV rays.
- 270 Low-E Glass performs even better than 189 rated Low-E glass, by reducing solar heat gain up to 50% and blocking up to 81% of UV rays.
- I89 Low-E Glass reduces solar heat gain to help keep rooms significantly cooler than regular window glass can, and it blocks up to 71% of UV rays.
Privacy Glass Options
Privacy glass is an ideal solution in bedrooms and bathrooms, or for room dividers and other living spaces. Wherever you want natural light to flow into the room and you need to protect your privacy too, privacy glass is a beautiful solution. Advanced offers a wide selection of stunning privacy glass patterns, including a variety of Narrow Reed Glass, Glue Chip Glass, and Rain Glass options. Instead of resorting to blinds, explore the more creative alternative in our decorative privacy glass patterns.
Advanced offers a selection of elegant etched glass and custom grooved glass aesthetic design options. These customizations elevate the aesthetic of living space with a distinctive style element. We offer an array of unique etched glass patterns to display the perfect extension of your personal style. All of our etched glass patterns can be created with our special Polished, Frosted, or Shadow etching techniques.
Double Hung Window Design & Color Options
In earlier times, painting your window frames or installing leaded glass panels were the only options for livening up your home’s exterior. Now, with Advanced Window Products vinyl window frames and stunning grille options, it’s easy and affordable to realize your home’s full style potential.
Vinyl Frame Colors: Advanced vinyl window frames are available in a wide array of gorgeous color choices. So, you can have all the curb appeal you want from your windows — no painting required! And, vinyl frames are virtually maintenance-free!
Window Grilles: (a.k.a. window grids) are a fabulous addition to bring out your home’s true personality. What architectural style is your home? Colonial, modern, cottage, prairie style, Tudor? For any of the above in any double-hung window sizes, there are Advanced decorative window grilles waiting to make your home reflect greater design authenticity, enhance its resale appeal, and dazzle your visitors and neighbors.
Single Hung vs Double Hung Windows
A single hung window has one sash that can be moved up and down. A double-hung window has two sashes that can be moved up and down. The advantages to that configuration are at least two-fold:
- Because both sashes are able to move up and down, you can add to the amount of ventilation in your home. Some homeowners will open the top sash to ventilate warm air and the lower sash to circulate the air. This allows a greater amount of comfort for longer periods of the year.
- Another advantage that many homeowners appreciate is that it is easier to clean a double-hung replacement window safely while keeping your feet firmly planted inside your home by using window tilting technology.
Double-Hung Vinyl Replacement
Double-Hung Vinyl Replacement Windows FAQs
If you are looking for replacement windows double hung in Utah, you want to make sure that you know exactly how they are going to be installed and how to take care of them. Some of the most common questions that we get asked about a double-hung replacement window include:
If you’re looking for a truly timeless style in windows built to save heating and cooling costs, double-hung selections are likely to be an ideal choice for your home. To get the best preview of what your experience will be like living with double-hung windows in your home, call for a free in-home demonstration of double-hung windows and any other window style you’re interested in for your window replacement project
Double Hung Window Installation Process
The installation process for double-hung replacement windows is relatively quick and smooth because the units are inserted into your existing wall openings. So, no messy and prolonged construction is necessary. This is the most cost-effective way to replace windows in your home. Modern replacement windows have become the most popular option for window replacement, saving homeowners many thousands of dollars on some projects and many days of disruption to the normal routine in the home.
After you place your order for your new double-hung replacement windows, the installer(s) will arrive, remove your existing windows, correct issues with missing insulation around the openings or other minor correctable deficiencies that are part of the normal installation process, and insert the new windows, seal around the framing, and clean up the work area immaculately.
The installer will then examine the work with you before leaving the site. Your installation project manager will be available to discuss any issues and answer any questions you may have at any time before, during, or after the installation date.
All Advanced Window Products installation specialists are factory-trained and hold industry certifications for professional window installation.
|1||Design & Consultation||Free in-home window-needs analysis and design consultation|
|2||Manufacture||Build custom replacement windows|
|3||Installation||Prepare raw window openings, install new windows, and cleanup|
|4||Support||Provide lifetime customer service support|
Maintenance & Cleaning Instructions for Double Hung Windows
Double-hung windows are the easiest of all window types to clean. You don’t need to risk climbing a ladder to clean the exteriors of double-hung windows. These windows are designed with a tilt-in sash. Just push the release buttons and pull the sash inward to access the exterior side of the glass and frame. Then, use your preferred window cleaning product to clean the glass and frame.
To clean tough dirt from the window track, drench the groove of the track several times with a window cleaner or another mild liquid cleaning agent that is safe for metal and vinyl surfaces. Lightly scrub the inside of the track with a toothbrush. Then just wipe away the residual dirt with a lint-free cloth.
Double Lifetime Warranty on Double Hung Windows
Currently, the average window warranty is 10 to 20 years. Advanced Window Products Lifetime Warranty coverage is our industry’s best window warranty. This includes protection for all double-hung window parts, double hung window replacement due to defects if necessary. It includes our insulated glass units, and any other window replacement or repair, as necessary due to warrantied product or workmanship issues. It ensures that every window we sell will be free from material or workmanship defects throughout your life for as long as you own your property.
Free Double Hung Replacement Window Quotes from Advanced Window Products in Salt Lake City, Utah
We offer the products and the service you need to pick the right double-hung replacement windows for your home. All of our installers are lead-safe and Energy Star Certified. Add beautiful, energy-efficient replacement windows double hung with No Payment & No Interest for 12 months with approved credit.
Stop by our showroom and see the large variety of replacement double-hung vinyl windows and get a free estimate for the cost to replace the windows in your home.
We don't offer double-hung window replacement parts unless we have sold your windows to you, and if we sold your windows to you they are probably covered by the warranty. Stop by our location and see if we can help you find what you need.
To keep your double-hung vinyl replacement windows looking good for many years to come, take a look at this page on How to Clean Double Hung Windows.
Why Choose Advanced Window Products for Buying Double-hung Windows?
Other replacement windows are not comparable to our state-of-the-art double-hung windows. The Advanced Window Products brand has been built on exceptional construction quality and meticulous attention to manufacturing details. Our unique windows are engineered for maximum strength and long-term durability, and to minimize thermal conductivity as well as noise and dust pollution.
For more information or an in-home demonstration of our double-hung windows, call Advanced Window Products at (801) 505-9622, or contact us here online today!