Colonial Architectural Style

There are many styles of Colonial homes – Dutch, French, Spanish, New England and Georgian, for example. These homes look best with small double hung windows with grids that create the look of multiple panes. These divided panes are usually referred to as “6 over 6” or “8 over 8” depending on the number of panes in each sash. French swinging or French-style sliding doors are best for patios.

Colonial Recommended Windows

Double Hung Windows are recommended for the Colonial style of home. The single hung window style goes well with shutters which mark the essence of a Colonial home. The ventilation ability of single hung windows allows for comfortable living as it gets hot in these older homes.

Colonial Recommended Doors

Classic French sliding patio doors go great with the colonial home style. Adding grids to your French doors will add that touch that of old world class.

Colonial Recommended Series

Colonial style homes benefit from traditional look of even sight lines found with Tuscany or Essence Series windows.

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