Today’s School Assignment: How to Replace 145-Year-Old Windows.

Today’s School Assignment: How to Replace 145-Year-Old Windows.

In 2015, as part of a project targeting energy conservation, a full window renovation project was initiated for the main school building, which included replacing windows original to the 1870 building.

PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS:

Name: The Sir James Whitney School
Location: Belleville, Ontario
Project Type: Replacement, Renovation
Building Type: Historical
Product Series: Marvin Signature
Product Types: Single Hung Window, Slip-Head Design
Architect: Shoalts and Zaback Architects Ltd.
Dealer: Window Centre of Kingston

MARVIN WAS AT THE HEAD OF THE CLASS

The contractor installed Marvin’s unique Magnum Single Hung Window with Slip-Head design to accommodate existing conditions and openings. Features included:

  • Custom exterior casing for field application
  • Clad ogee lugs
  • Aluminum flat panels for windows
  • White oak interior with hazelnut stain factory-applied interior finish
  • Stationary top sash
  • Operating bottom sash
  • Horizontal stone divider

Energy efficiency and architectural accuracy is exactly what you’d expect from Marvin® Windows and Doors.