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Types of Windows

Your Guide to the Types of Windows Available From Authorized Preservation Windows Dealers

If you’re dealing with outdated, damaged, or downright unsightly windows at your home, you may already know it’s time to seek replacement windows. Preservation Windows are renowned among the best replacement windows the industry has to offer, delivering every must-have for today’s homes. They’re crafted with homeowners in mind, providing superior energy efficiency, quiet indoor comfort, and a classic beauty that is virtually maintenance-free.

With Preservation Windows, you can experience true product innovation at your own home. To fit the preferences of every homeowner, these vinyl replacement windows come in a variety of configurations. To help you understand the different types of Preservation Windows and get an idea for which is best for your home, simply explore this window styles guide.

A beautiful suburban home with dark brown siding and a bay window

Explore the Different Types of Preservation Windows

Each product in the Preservation Collection is exquisitely engineered with advanced technology that ensures strength, easy upkeep, lasting beauty, and enduring value. Whether you prefer something modern that makes your home a neighborhood standout or a classic look that perfectly complements the architecture of your home, there’s something within this collection for every homeowner’s unique taste. Learn more about each window style available from Preservation:


A time-honored classic, double-hung windows are the most common replacement window style in North America. They can be opened and closed from both the top and bottom for functional versatility and convenient ventilation, making them a great option for just about any room in a home.


This ingenious design combines the smooth operability of a sliding glass door with the contemporary aesthetic of smooth, clean lines for a timeless style that offers unobstructed views of the outdoors.


Casement windows remain a consistently popular window option thanks to their traditional beauty and unique crank-style operation. This window style can also be combined with other types of windows in a configuration for complete customization freedom.


If you’re searching for a window option to go in an area of your home that could use some extra ventilation but that doesn’t afford a lot of space (such as above a kitchen sink or in a bathroom), this type of window is the perfect solution. It opens outward from the bottom, creating a protective awning that lets air in while rain stays out.

Bay, Bow, & Box

These types of windows add a charming focal point to any room, and it’s all thanks to their unique structures that consist of multiple windows that jut outward from the home. This creates visual interest and depth, not to mention functional living space.


Garden windows are another type that extend outward from the home, creating a box-like structure that provides the opportunity to fill the space with plants, pictures, or other decorative elements.

How to Choose the Right Window Type for Your Home

Now that you know more about the different types of windows, how do you decide which is best for your home? It comes down to your personal preferences and budget, but at the end of the day you can’t go wrong with any of the windows made by Preservation. To learn more and connect with an Authorized Preservation Windows Dealer near you, contact us today.