Many Australian homeowners are discovering why louvre windows are a good choice. These windows are made up of horizontal blades or slats – besides aluminium, the blades can also be constructed of glass, wood or other materials.
The blades of louvre windows are angled or slated so that they can let in air and light, while keeping out harsh sunlight and rain. To adjust the blades, simply use the lever or handle. If you’re considering louvre windows for your home, here are some of their benefits.
Benefits of Louvre Windows
Clerestory or Highlight Louvre Windows
It’s common for Australians to install short, wide louvre windows above head height or close to the ceiling. These windows, which are known as clerestory or highlight windows are ideal for allow the warm air to escape. They can be manually operated or powered units, with remote controls.
Having your windows positioned high gives you not only good ventilation, but also provides diffused light and privacy. Therefore, you don’t need curtains or blinds. However, if you install your windows lower, your’letting in the cool air.
Considerations and Warning
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