By Gates Dearen
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So, you’ve finally decided it’s time to replace your home’s windows with new, more attractive, more energy efficient models. Bravo! Now you need to decide the type and style of windows. The past few years have seen great development and evolution in window construction and features, so it helps to understand the current vocabulary of the window industry. Not only do they have their own lingo, there is a wide variety of products and styles and features to choose from. Everything from double and triple panes, to Low-E and impact-resistant windows, are available today. Just as importantly, there are a number of style elements that can be incorporated into windows to make any home or room a work of art. To help you sort out what’s what in the world of window styles, I have created the quick reference guide below.