Components of Windows and Doors

Understanding the parts within your windows & doors

This section provides details on each major component of Milgard's high quality windows & doors.

Windows and doors are an important investment. They can reduce energy costs, add to your home's curb appeal, improve ventilation, reduce condensation and make your home more comfortable to live in. That's why it pays to invest a little time in learning about the most important door and window features. Armed with a little knowledge, you will find it easier to make the right product choices for your new or remodeled home.

Learn what type of glass can give you the energy efficient performance you need. In addition, discover popular options for glass aesthetics.
Discover options to select frames for a traditional or contemporary look and get tips on coordinating frame color to home décor.
What to keep in mind as you select hardware for new windows and doors.
Liven up the look of your home from the inside and out with grid patterns
Designed to cover the opening of a window, screens keep the insects out while letting fresh air in.
New to window and door talk? Let us help you with the terminology.

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