Whether you are remodeling, renovating or building a new home, Alside vinyl windows deliver unmatched beauty and state-of-the-art performance for energy savings, reduced maintenance and a more comfortable home.
Each window is custom-made from virgin vinyl resin combined with the best stabilizers and impact modifiers for consistent color and strength. Alside insulated glass units use the latest technology to ensure the best possible insulation performance and seal strength. Alside features a wide array of styles, decorative options, complementary trim selections and performance packages for a fully customizable product to suit your personal style.
Alside windows are custom-made to fit your current window openings precisely. They are easier to install because they require no additional wall construction, in comparison to stock windows found at your local retailer.
Featuring a broad range of styles; from single- and double-hung, sliding, fixed lite, casement and awning, bay, bow and garden window models - and even patio doors; Alside understands that your vision has no limitations. Without compromising performance or beauty, our unlimited choice of products are designed to bring your vision to reality.
Materials - Vinyl windows are primarily made of polyvinyl chloride (pvc). Polyvinyl chloride has the distinct advantage of being a poor conductor of cold and heat. The translation? PVC provides for an extremely energy efficient window.
Durability - Vinyl windows are quite simply built to last. Extremely durable, vinyl is corrosion resistant and does not flake, chip, peel, rust, rot, blister or swell.
Maintenance - Features of this type of window generally include welded frames and sashes, which prevent air and water infiltration. Virtually maintenance free, vinyl is easily cleaned with soap and water, and because they never require painting they always look their best.
Design - Whether you are building a new home or simply updating your current one, it is important that your windows complement the architectural landscape. Today's vinyl windows are available in any number of innovative designs. This flexibility will help you design window configurations you can enjoy for years to come!
The R-value measures how resistant a window is to heat flow, so the higher the R-value, the greater the insulating performance.
The U-value measures the actual transfer of heat through a window's frame and glass, so a lower U-value means the window is insulating more efficiently.Styles:
|Generally comprised of three or more windows. A unique look is achieved by projecting the side units out from the exterior in 30, 45 or 90-degree angles. You can elect for individual windows to remain stationary or operating. You may even choose to make your center window stationary and the two side units operating.|
|The graceful curves of a bow window are a beautiful way to open up a home. 5 panes allow maximum natural light for any room.|
|Feature a top hinge and open outwards. Generally, this style of window provides for lesser rates of air leakage. The reason? The sash closes by pressing against the window frame. Note that screens are placed on the interior of the window frame.|
|Are based on a side hinge design. The benefits of casement windows include: lower air leakage rates, a sash that closes by pressing to the frame, and screens that are placed on the interior. Additionally, because casement windows project outward, the home is afforded better ventilation than sliders of similar size.|
Double Hung Windows
|Feature the ability to slide each sash vertically. You are able to control the level of ventilation from a small opening to one half of the total glass dimension. Additionally, you have the option of placing a screen on the interior or exterior of the window frame. Single Hung windows differ slightly. This style window allows only the bottom sash to slide.|
|Allow homeowners to open both sashes horizontally, Benefits are similar to that of double/single hung windows: ventilation area can be manipulated.|
|Picture windows allow you a lot of flexibility in the design of your home. With so many shapes and sizes available, the possibilities are simply endless.|
Two Part Sliding Window
|These two pane windows present the best of both worlds by combining exquisite form with effortless function.|
Three Part Slider Window
|These three pane windows offer timeless style of their smooth, clean lines. Our innovative design provides years of easy-to-operate, fingertip control.|
|Perfect for potted indoor plants that require direct sunlight. Brightens any room.|
|Open your home to the beautiful outdoors with Metropolitans beautiful patio doors. Whether you have a yard, deck or terrace, our patio doors extend your room's ambiance, creating an open expansive feeling.|