Standard window sizes is such a key to anyone considering window replacement. You should know if the size you require is readily available.
If you’re looking for the best windows in London, you’ll probably realize that there are a number of consistent size options with each window material and style. The sizes are designed to fit the most common size openings on UK properties.
With this in mind, in this article at Antique Glass ltd, we want to help any homeowner out there find out the window measurements specific to each window material and style.
What is Standard Window Size?
There is a range of standard window sizes in London that many manufacturers adhere to. As many people want to create bespoke solutions for their window installations, using standard window sizes that keep within a certain range, helps people to buy and install windows more easily.
Here we will explore in a little bit more detail the standard window sizes in the UK.
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Standard UPVC window sizes
The standard uPVC window sizes depend on the window style that you’re considering. Different windows have different sizes. For example, bay windows tend to be larger than sash windows and casement windows due to their specific design. Here are various uPVC window sizes in the UK:
standard window heights
standard window widths
Double glazed uPVC windows are fitted with two panes of glass. Between the two panes is a space that is around 12mm-16mm. This gives a standard thickness of around 20mm – 28mm for a uPVC window.
Standard aluminium window sizes
The average aluminium window size features less frame and more glazing. Because aluminium windows can be fitted with slender frames.
The maximum and minimum window width
- Minimum width: 350mm
- Maximum width: 1400mm
The maximum and minimum window height
- Minimum height: 300mm
- Maximum height: 1500mm
Standard Picture Window Sizes
Picture windows, a common kitchen windows, are designed for architectural appeal and for allowing more light into a home. Most of them don’t open.
You can have this kind of windows in a wide variety of sizes and are often found in the living room, kitchen, and more.
The most common widths for picture windows are 2 ft, 3 ft, 4 ft, 6 ft, and 8 ft. Standard picture window heights can range from 1 ft to as tall as 8ft.
Picture Window Width
- 24″ min to 96″ max
Picture Window Height
- 12″ min to 96″ max
Standard Sliding Window Sizes
Sliding windows are often installed in the bedroom, bathroom, basement, kitchen, or other areas of your home. They are wider than they are tall.
Sliding Window Width
- 36″ min to 84″ max
Sliding Window Height
- 24″ min to 60″ max
Casement Window Sizes
Windows that open from the side also known as casement windows, and they’re good for homes in warm areas that rely on breeze for ventilation and comfort throughout the year.
casement window heights
- 890 mm
- 1,119 mm
casement window widths
- 635 mm
- 736 mm
Standard Bathroom Window Sizes
Sliding windows and picture windows can be used in bathroom.
sliding window widths and height in bathroom
- Width: 36 to 84 inches
- Height: 24 to 60 inches
Picture window widths and height in bathroom
- Width: 24 to 96 inches
- Height: 12 to 96 inches
Measuring window sizes
There are a lot of window styles and sizes out there, but measuring them to find their correct, standard size is a consistent process across the board.
Knowing what standard size windows your home has will make it all the easier to find and purchase replacement windows from a manufacturer when the time comes.
Leave the Window Measurements to the Professionals
With a proper installation service, the windows will be as effective to look at or use.
Our team picks the best materials for all of our products, and they are available in window sizes that will fit the usual range of windows in the UK. In addition, we provide expert advice on what choices in terms of window sizes and materials will work best in your project.
our installation services will be suitable for your budget and increase security.
We are experts in window installation using many standard window sizes. If you require the assistance of a professional, please contact us and we’ll be happy to help.