Sashment Windows - fire escape windows
Sashment windows are the perfect fire escape windows or emergency exit windows where timber sash windows are still required. These are sash windows in a casement frame, allowing a much larger exit than is otherwise possible from a normal sash window. These are perfect for bedroom windows to comply with fire escape regulations UK. Only from us at Authentic Timber Windows Ltd.
SASHMENT WINDOWS - the prefect fire escape windows
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- Sashment windows are the best fire escape windows option available where small sash windows are needed. The entire sash window can open inwards like a normal casement window or door, allowing a much larger escape route than is normally possible with sash windows. It is perfect for bedroom windows and fire escape regulations UK.
- to maintain a traditional appearance from the outside, this window has the same dimensions and appearance of a traditional box sash and is fitted the same way into a buildings reveal. However, inside the box style frame is a spring sash window, hung like a casement on special hinges to allow it to open like a casement inwards in an emergency. For day to day use it can be opened like a normal sash window, sliding up and down.
- another advantage of this type of window is the ease of maintenance – since it can open in, the glass panes outside can be easily cleaned.
- note: the opening in feature is only designed for occasional or emergency use
- unevenly split variants are available.
- u-value = 1.3 W/m2K (Measured on Redwood items)
Why Sashment Windows Make the Perfect Fire Escape Windows
Having a reliable and safe fire escape window is essential for any building. Sashment windows provide the perfect solution for this purpose, as they combine the best of both worlds; the traditional look of a timber sash window with the practicality of a casement frame. This provides a much larger exit than is possible from a standard sash window, making them an ideal choice for buildings that require a fire escape window. Here, we will explore why Sashment windows make the perfect fire escape windows.
They're big enough to get out of
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