Tilt and turn windows offer a practical and modern dimension to homes. While most windows open outwards, tilt and turn windows open inwards for increased safety, ventilation and easier upkeep. The tilting vent position is also considered by many to be a very attractive option.
What are tilt and turn windows?
Tilt and turn windows have long been a popular choice for homeowners on the continent on the due to their excellent weatherproofing and security features. These windows are very practical and versatile as they feature a hinge mechanism which means they can be opened in 2 ways.
Tilt and turn windows can be opened fully like a casement window (inwards) or they can be tilted from the bottom so that the top of the window is angled into the room, giving a smaller opening for ventilation. The tilted opening also has the added benefit of increased security and safety as no one can fit through the gap.