Frank Lloyd Wright revolutionized the American home when he began to design “Prairie” style houses with low horizontal lines and open interior spaces. Clerestory (pronounced clear story) windows – are popular in these homes. Large picture windows, simple awning windows and sliding glass doors fit in well.
Prairie Style Recommended Windows
Prairie Style houses employ the use of a high band of narrow windows – the perfect place for awning windows. The style of awning windows allows for ventilation while maintaining the accented look of a Prairie Style home. Large picture windows also help maximize your view in living room, dining, or master bedrooms.
Windows Awning Vinyl Replacement Windows – Graceful styling and high-tech engineering make Milgard awning vinyl replacement windows a popular choice for contemporary, modern and Craftsman homes. Hinged on the top to tilt outward and to enable ventilation even during bad weather. Ideal accent above or below picture windows.
Windows Picture Vinyl Replacement Windows – Maximize your view in living rooms, dining rooms, and master bedrooms with Milgard picture vinyl replacement windows. Combine with one or more operating windows for ventilation.
Prairie Style Recommended Doors
Sliding Patio Doors match the low horizontal lines and maintain the open interior spaces of a Prairie Style home. This versatile patio door style can accommodate a variety of decorating and placement.
Prairie Style Recommended Series
Milgard Essence Series and Tuscany Series Windows and Doors offer rustic and beautiful windows that complete the look of any Prairie Style home.