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Cam Lock and Keeper
The components that pull the sash together when it is in the locked position.
Casement Window
A window with hinges on the side that allow the sash to open outward by turning a crank.
Casing
A decorative moulding used to cover the space between the wall and the edge of the window frame. Can be used both inside and outside.
Check Rail
Condensation
The process of moist air forming on the interior of a window, causing dew on the glass in warm weather.
Condensation Resistance Factor
The measurement of a window’s ability to reduce the potential for condensation.
Conduction
Heat transfer from one material to another through direct contact.
Contoured Exterior
An aesthetically pleasing sloped addition to the exterior of a window.
Convection
The heat transfer process caused by currents that flow from warm surfaces to cooler areas.
Custom Meeting Rail
A window in which the meeting rail is not centered in the window—either the top sash is larger or smaller than the bottom sash.


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