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Bayview Windows - Windows Guide 2021

Everything You Need to Know About Windows Guide
So, you are thinking about buying replacement windows? Funny how a simple thing like buying a window has become such a complicated ordeal. To help you trudge through the options that will get you the exact results you are looking for, we’ve just updated our Bayview Windows “Everything you need to know about windows” 2021 Guide in PDF format. 29 pages of information, diagrams and advice to help get you started.

Buying windows can be a tricky endeavour, there are so many brands, so many options, so many window installation companies. This guide will help you get a better understanding of the options available and some of the pitfalls to watch out for when shopping for new or replacement windows - so that you can find an outstanding window solution that provides optimal performance and future proof protection.

Imagine all the possibilities - everything from energy-saving efficiencies to self-cleaning glass - pick a style to match your home and your personality, make informed decisions to maximize your options and suit your budget, decrease your energy costs - feel confident you’ve made the right choices.

(Optimized for desktop computers - 16mb PDF)

Here’s what’s in it:

3 Introduction
4 Anatomy of an Interior Window
5 Anatomy of an Exterior Window
6 Window Types
7 Window Types - Energy-efficiency
8 Custom Window Shapes
9 Gas Filled Windows
10 Energy Star Window Ratings and Climate Zone
11 Understanding Ratings & Values
12 Where’s the Sun? Planning your windows Around It
13 Window Frame Materials
14 Full-frame vs Pocket Window Installation
15 The Sash, Yes or No?
16 Window Glazing
17 All Kinds of Glass
18 Glass Tints
19 Glass Coatings
20 Glass Spacers
21 Window Grills
22 Privacy Solutions
23 Typical Window Hardware
24 Condensation
25 Condensation - The Variables
26 Professional vs do it yourself Installation
27 Finding the Best Window Warranty
28 Window Company Installation Check List
29 Bayview Windows