The awning window is the outswing sister of a tilt window, and is often used in conjunction with casement windows. The window is hinged at the top and pushes outward from the bottom.
Awning windows can be made larger than casement windows but cannot provide egress.
In the latest sign of Passive House’s mainstream arrival, CNN featured our friend and frequent-collaborator Michael Ingui today in an excellent TV spot and article about the health, comfort, and environmental benefits of historic Passive House retrofits.
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