Selecting the format of the windows and doors for your home is probably the most important task you will undertake, as this will impact on all other design aspects such as a room layout (whether the area is user friendly or not), internal and external flow and general aesthetics
All windows are viewed from the outside
Window hinges from the top (the most commonly seen item in houses today) Windows can also be hinged from the jamb, these are termed casement windows. these can be fitted with restrictor stays for added security. it is important to remember windows into a wet area below 2 metres require toughened glass.