casement window


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Noun1.casement window - a window with one or more casementscasement window - a window with one or more casements
window - a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
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'The birds sing again in spring,' thought the child, as she leaned at her casement window, and gazed at the declining sun.
He turned to the casement window to show me that it was wide open.
The hum of labour resounded from every house; lights gleamed from the long casement windows in the attic storeys, and the whirl of wheels and noise of machinery shook the trembling walls.
Whether it was brought in by the birds of the air, or came blowing in with the very air itself, when the casement windows were set open; whether the baker brought it kneaded into the bread, or the milkman delivered it as part of the adulteration of his milk; or the housemaids, beating the dust out of their mats against the gateposts, received it in exchange deposited on the mats by the town atmosphere; certain it is that the news permeated every gable of the old building before Miss Twinkleton was down, and that Miss Twinkleton herself received it through Mrs.
Another ventilation option is to install a casement window made entirely of plastic blocks.
The casement window was half open and a faint draft came into the room.
Press it on to the outside of the window frame where the opening casement window will press against it when closed.
In this story, we'll walk you through the fixes for the most common casement window problems.
Police believe they gained entry to the house through a small front window which had been left open, unlocking a large casement window.
For example, at the moment Jeld-Wen offers a 7-foot casement window, and that is as big as it can go right now.
No matter your egress needs, the company has a model to suit them perfectly--whether you're accommodating a space-efficient three-foot casement window or a luxurious five-foot slider.
All are double-glazed and cost from around pounds 300 a unit by Monarch (01684 853500).Post-modern horizontal bar casement window. Double glazing optional.