Manufactured home window choices can be generally categorized into three main types, these include; vertical sliders, horizontal sliders and jalousie. Even though the jalousie is not as common as the first two, it is still available especially for replacement purposes on old mobile homes. Further to the above, there also storm windows. It is also worth noting that windows do also differ depending on the material used to manufacture the frame, with aluminum and vinyl being the most common.
Manufactured Home Window Choices – Recommendations
Here is a brief look at some of the most common manufactured home window choices. These include but are not limited to the following:
1) Product Name: Kinro 30’ x 30’ White Aluminum Vertical Sliding Window
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Product Details: Comes with a white painted aluminum frame and a large pre-punched flush mount flange which makes installation quite easy. It is an external vertical slider which includes a removable screen for ease of cleaning. The product is sold with a one year manufacturer’s warranty and the product is made in the USA.
2) Product Name: Kinro 30’ x 27’ Bright Aluminum Vertical Sliding Window
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Product Details: this Kinro series 1800 is a very attractive aluminum window that’s designed for manufactured housing requirements. Combines an exterior aluminum window with an interior storm window, It is one of the most complete structural window combinations in the market; guarding against heat in the summer, energy wasting cold penetration in the winter and reduces window condensation to a bare minimum.
3) Product Name: Kinro 30’ x 40’ White Vinyl Horizontal Sliding Window
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Product Details: the vinyl construction does provide for high thermal performance. The sash and frame corners are all welded for water tight corners and added strength. It comes with a roller system that makes its overall operation quite effortless. The frame is also designed with several hollow areas which help in strengthening the frame and making it quite energy efficient. It does include removable screen for ease of cleaning and reinforcement bars in the meeting rails to provide additional strength. The window is sold with a 5 year warranty.
4) Product Name: Kinro 46’ x 40 White Vinyl Horizontal Sliding Window
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Product Details: its vinyl construction does provide this window with very high thermal performance capabilities. The integral pull allows for ease of closing and opening the window whereas the positive integral lock at the meeting rail does provide for improved home security and enhanced weather resistance. It also packs a dual weather seal which enhances energy efficiency and reduce instances of drafts.
The sash and frame corners are also welded, providing water tight corners and providing additional strength. The nominal 1/2 or .75 insulating glass does also provide for superior thermal performance. The window is also sold with a “J” trim which completely eliminates the need for any additional exterior frame accessories, covering the raw edges of the siding in the process, giving the window a clean appearance. This window does come with a 5 year warranty.
5) Product Name: Kinro 46’ x 54’ Aluminum Vertical Storm Window
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Product Details: has an attractive white painted aluminum extrusion. The Kinro does combine efficiency and durability into the self storing storm window, providing easy installation, virtually problem free operation and improved thermal efficiency. The dual wall concept does combine a self storing storm window with either a horizontal or vertical windows and installs them on a weather break which consists with an outer sheathing and sidewall studs.
The latch strike does allow for varied opening heights for the desired ventilation. It also has two spring loaded slide latches which make the removal of the lower sash a total breeze. The soft and durable leaf vinyl comes in handy in providing a relatively tight seal between sill and sash. The product is sold with a one year warranty.
6) Product Name: Kinro 46’ x 60’ White Vinyl Low –E Vertical sliding Window
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Product Details: the low E-Tinted glass has super saver Argon Gas with a “U” factor of 30 so as to provide the expected superior thermal performance. It has a deep pocket sill which provides additional weather resistance and window strength. The spiral balance system in the window does provide for a near effortless sash operation. For ease of cleaning, the bottom window sash can be removed for easy cleaning on any level of the mobile home. It does include a removable screen for ease of cleaning and a 5 year manufacturer’s limited warranty.