SINGLE HUNG REPLACEMENT WINDOWS
Marvin Replacement Single Hung windows, made with Ultrex® fiberglass, are designed to capture the classic style of single hung windows with contemporary appeal. Single hung windows have a fixed upper sash while the bottom slides up and down in the frame.
MARVIN REPLACEMENT SINGLE HUNG WINDOW FEATURES
Available in a variety of sash styles for unique looks
Narrower frames than vinyl windows
Lift easily to open and close
Get your project started by booking a free appointment with one of our design consultants.
WHY CHOOSE MARVIN REPLACEMENT SINGLE HUNG WINDOWS?
Strong Frame Material
Ultrex fiberglass is 8x stronger than vinyl windows to resist warping and shifting to protect your home.
Ultrex expands 87% less than vinyl to resist leaks + seal failures for windows that open and close easily.
Single hung windows can match your home's existing style and provide a refreshed look.
Fixed Upper Sash
Great for rooms where you don't need to open the upper sash.
Replacement Single Hung Window Design Options
Replacement Single Hung Window Styles
Marvin Replacement Single Hung windows come in three styles: sash of equal proportion, Cottage, which has a taller lower sash, and Oriel, which has a taller upper sash.
Single hung windows can come in several assembly styles. A window assembly is two or more windows mulled together.
Selected: Single Hung with EverWood® finish
Our finish stands up to the elements, so much so that 48,000 hours of sun can't fade our finish* and our fade-resistant acrylic finish resists scratches, chalking, chipping, denting, and peeling. Choose from seven stunning exterior colors to boost your curb appeal.
Selected: Stone White
Marvin's Ultrex® fiberglass finish is verified to the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) 624 specification. Achieving AAMA 624 verification means that our Ultrex finish has passed rigorous tests that simulate the harsh conditions a finish can encounter throughout the life of a window or door.
*Average sunlight exposure per 10 years
We use the same tough acrylic finish on our four interior color options that we use on our exterior colors. You can also choose our stainable EverWood® finish for the look of wood without the maintenance.
Selected: Stone White
1. Bronze interior is only available with Bronze exterior
2. Ebony interior is only available with Ebony exterior
3. Sierra interior is not available with Ebony exterior
Finish samples are approximate. Schedule a design consultation for an up close view of color options.
Our Marvin Replacement experts will walk you through energy efficient glass options to find the right selection for your home and the best windows for your climate. Choose from four glass coatings, plus decorative glass options, and specialty glass choices.
Primarily used in colder climates, Low E1 allows more heat in to warm a room while blocking heat loss.
Low E2 offers year-round performance in moderate climates. It will help retain heat in your home during the winter and keep heat out during the summer.
Low E3 rejects solar heat while letting light in, resulting in increased performance in climates with intense sun exposure.
Low E3/ERS provides maximum efficiency year-round in all conditions.
Selected: Low E1
Decorative glass options are ideal for spaces like bathrooms to balance natural light and privacy.
We offer specialty glass to best suit the needs of your home. You can choose tempered glass, laminated glass, and STC/OITC glass for specific windows and rooms.
Tempered glass increases glass strength to help prevent breakage. Tempered glass is ideal for windows close to the floor or located in high-traffic areas.
Even more durable than tempered glass, laminated glass is often referred to as impact resistant or safety glass due to its vinyl inter layer that tends to remain in place when shattered.
Sound Transmission Class and Outdoor-Indoor Transmission Class glass has increased pane thickness on the room side and works in areas where exterior noise is a concern.
We offer various divided lite patterns so you can replicate the look of your original windows and doors. Or, add new architectural interest to your home. Choose from Simulated Divided Lites for classic appeal or Grilles-Between-the-Glass for easy cleaning.
Patterns include: Standard Rectangular, Rectangular 1-High, Standard Rectangle Cottage 1-High, Prairie 6-Lite, and Prairie 9-Lite.
Selected: Grilles Between the Glass
Our hidden tilt latch provides an uninterrupted view and you can choose from nine different colors for your window’s hardware.
Selected: Stone White
We have two durable aluminum-surround screen options that provide airflow while keeping insects out. Our standard Marvin Bright View™ fiberglass mesh has a clear view, sheds water, and resists dirt. Upgrade to our Hi-Transparency mesh screen for crisper views without losing any of our standard screen benefits. Color match your screen frames to the window for a seamless look.
Selected: Bright View Screen
Our single hung windows require virtually no maintenance because of the strength and durability of Ultrex fiberglass, but can consult our care and maintenance tips.
SINGLE HUNG CLEANING + OPERATION
Enjoy spotless views with easy-to-clean single hung windows. Our windows tilt into a room for fast cleaning inside and outside.
Frequently Asked Questions
What’s the difference between double hung vs. single hung windows?
The difference is the upper sash of a single hung window does not move while it will with a double hung window. A single hung and double hung window can appear virtually identical though there are instances where you need to decide between double hung vs. single hung window to match your home's style.
Which are more energy efficient: single or double hung windows?
Single hung windows are considered more energy efficient because the upper sash does not move, which means a lower possibility of air infiltration. Since double hung windows have two operable sash, the possibility of air infiltration can increase.
How do you clean single hung windows?
Marvin Replacement’s easy tilt operation allows you to clean your single hung windows from inside your home. After raising the lower sash, press the tilt release button and tilt the sash toward the room. From there, use a Marvin Replacement-approved cleaner and our window cleaning tips.
What is a Cottage window?
In a Cottage window, the lower sash is taller than upper sash.
What is an Oriel window?
An Oriel window has two unequal sash. An Oriel window has a taller upper sash and a lower upper sash.
What rooms are best for single hung windows?
Single hung windows have the advantage of fitting into nearly every room in a home. They can work especially well in bedrooms and bathrooms where you want just enough ventilation and don’t need an operable upper sash.
Single Hung Window Project Transformations
Old bathroom slider window
New Marvin Replacement Single Hung Window
Marvin Replacement windows and patio doors come with a limited lifetime warranty as well as a 5-year installation warranty to provide additional peace of mind.
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Schedule Your Free Consultation
If you’re ready to get started, discuss your replacement window and door options with a Marvin Replacement design consultant. We’re here to answer any questions you may have, and help make your project easy.