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What Are the Benefits of Installing Sliding Windows?

Sliding windows are one of the most popular window styles in homes nowadays. At first glance, they can look similar to double-hung windows due to their rectangular shape, but sliding windows feature sashes that move from side to side rather than up and down. Sliding windows go with all different kinds of décor, making them a versatile window option no matter what kind of home you have. They also boast some beneficial features, such as:

Effortless Operation

Sliding windows are incredibly easy to operate, which makes them a popular style of window for homeowners everywhere. With two (or sometimes more) moveable sashes that sit on an easy-glide roller system, sliding windows can be opened as much or as little as you desire to achieve your preferred level of ventilation. Also, because this side-to-side motion is less strenuous than the lifting and lowering required to operate single- or double-hung windows, sliding windows may be a better choice for homeowners who are elderly or have limited strength.

Expansive Glass Area

Sliding window units are often wider than they are tall, which makes them a particularly ideal window style for rooms with lower ceilings. Sliding windows also typically have low-profile frames, which, in conjunction with a wide glass area, provide broad views of your home’s outdoor surroundings. Sliding windows can also maximize natural light, thereby helping to brighten up a room that otherwise might not get much direct sunlight.

Durability and Low Maintenance

Other windows, such as single- or double-hung, have springs and pulleys that may wear out over time and need to be replaced. However, because sliding windows have fewer mechanical parts than conventional windows, it is less likely that you will need to repair them, making them a longer-lasting, lower-maintenance window option.

Get Started Today

Contact West Shore Home to speak with one of our specialists about the benefits of having sliding windows installed on your home. Not only do we offer top-tier replacement windows that are backed by a double lifetime warranty, but we can also complete your window installation project in just one day. Want to know more? Contact us today. We proudly serve homeowners in Pennsylvania, Indiana, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida.

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Harrisburg
5024 Simpson Ferry Road
Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
(717) 937-9789
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1687 Oregon Pike
Lancaster, PA 17601
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460 Rodi Rd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15235
(412) 483-1847
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Florida
1720 NW 4th Avenue
Ocala, FL 34475
(352) 306-5911
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3845 Gateway Centre Blvd
Pinellas Park, FL 33782
(727) 261-0459
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Georgia
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Georgia
425 Franklin Gateway SE.
Marietta, GA 30067
(678) 203-4483
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Indiana
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Indiana
9414 Highway 62
Charlestown, IN 47111
(502) 251-3678
Open M-F: 9AM-5PM
Kentucky
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Kentucky
961 Primrose Court
Lexington, KY 40511
(859) 340-8545
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10809 Bluegrass Pkwy
Louisville, KY 40299
(502) 251-3678
Open M-F: 9AM-5PM
North Carolina
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North Carolina
12031 Westhall Dr.
Charlotte, NC 28278
(704) 486-9526
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834 Rivit Street
Greenville, NC 27858
(252) 228-5966
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1262 S. Stratford Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27103
(336) 738-8374
Open M-F: 9AM-5PM
1203 N New Hope Road
Raleigh, NC 27610
(919) 296-3861
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3405 Merchant Ct.
Wilmington, NC 28405
(910) 239-0434
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South Carolina
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South Carolina
7800 Rivers Avenue
North Charleston, SC 29406
(843) 868-3768
Open M-F: 10AM-4PM
206 Business Park Blvd.
Columbia, SC 29203
(803) 709-8249
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Texas
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Texas
13701 Hutton Drive,
Farmers Branch, TX 75234
(214) 974-3261
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Virginia
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Virginia
610 N Armistead Ave.
Hampton, VA 23669
(757) 280-1820
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We love our new master bath shower. Looks fantastic. Matches the other colors of our bath so well. Jerry and Eric did an outstanding job. When they arrived, they quickly set up and went to work, not wasting time. It was obvious they knew what to do. And the results indicate it. They cleaned up afterwards. Most professional in all they did.

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We had our new shower installed yesterday by Sam and Jose who were extremely professional and explained each step of the install as they completed it. We were very impressed by their attitude and work ethic. And the finished product looks great.

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Damon, John & Elliot did a great job installing my new front door. Showed up on time, professional and courteous. Very meticulous and made sure I was happy with the finished product. Explained what they were doing and why. I would highly recommend this company to my friends.

- Lisa G.

James and Alex removed and installed a new front door May 2020; Jim the finisher. All 3 men are professional/knowledge and are great ambassadors for West Shore. We are very happy with the finished project and would highly recommend. Thanks for a job Well Done!

- Robert C.

Rick, Adrian, Jeff and Tony installed 4 windows for me. They did an excellent job. They were meticulous about their workmanship and carefully installed the windows and they made sure to clean up after the job. Would definitely recommend them to anybody.

- Francis B.

It's been 2 years now and I still LOVE my gorgeous shower!!! AND they got the old shower removed, fixed a severe leak and installed the new shower all in one day!!!Fantastic job!! I really cannot say enough nice things about this project. Oh, and they hooked us up with a lender who charged no interest as long as we paid it off in time (which we did). I highly recommend Westshore!!!

- Bonnie H.

Highly recommend West Shore! Our old “new” home can be quite difficult when it comes to renovations. Craig D and Bill R were very professional and did a great job!

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I was very well pleased with Neil Parker; he wasn't pushy. Danny and Trevor were spot-on, and I was very well pleased when they left. I didn't have to clean or do anything, that really made my day!

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This was my second project by West Shore. Both projects were very professional, efficient, and wonderful. I have never had a work crew at my house like West Shore.

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Lennie S. from West Shore Homes was an absolute professional when giving us our initial appointment. He did a phenomenal job at walking us through the process and making sure we got the design we needed. Really appreciated his acumen and friendly attitude.

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West Shore Home gave me a great deal on bathroom install project. Tyler M. and Todd I. were great at their job. They were very professional and courteous. They explained everything throughout the entire process and at the end. I would give them a 5 star rating!! Great job guys!!!

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Highly recommend West Shore! Our old “new” home can be quite difficult when it comes to renovations. Craig D and Bill R were very professional and did a great job!

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