The windows are an essential part of the home. The roof and door, both serve the most important purpose of providing safety and security of the home. Similarly, the window also provides light, fresh air and ventilation in the house.
The windows consist of mainly two parts: Window Frame and Window Shutter. The window frame consists of an assembly of horizontal and vertical members, which are placed at the top, bottom and sides of an opening to form an enclosure and act as support for a window. It is fixed to the opening in the wall, using suitable holdfast.
Impart, the window frame used to be of wood, but with the invention of new materials, many options are available like aluminium, vinyl, fiberglass, nature stone i.e. granite, marble, etc.
There are various parts of a window frame, which are used in connection with window are the head, sill, jamb, mullion, transom, etc.
Window frame provides needed support to a window. Therefore window frames are an important part of a window which provides safety and security to the house.