Replacement Single Slider - Horizontal Sliding Windows for San Diego Homes
BM Windows is your San Diego source for top-quality Single Slider Windows at competitive prices. Our single slider windows are made by reputable manufacturers that use high-quality materials. All of our windows are extremely energy-efficient, helping you save money on your monthly energy bills, while also keeping your house at a comfortable temperature year-round.
As a company, we don't use high-pressure sales tactics, and we don't outsource the installation of the windows we sell. All that, plus our years of San Diego experience, make BM Windows your trusted replacement vinyl window company in San Diego.
Description of Single Slider Windows
Single slider windows have one stationary panel (or sash) and one panel that glides to the right or left horizontally in grooves or tracks. This allows one side of the window to open up to allow in fresh air. A screen is installed on the exterior side of the operable sash to help keep out dirt, bugs, and debris when the window is open. There is a locking mechanism in place so the windows cannot be slid open from the outside.
Single slider windows can also be referred to as “horizontal sliding windows” or simply “slider windows.” These terms are basically interchangeable. However, it should be noted that there is also a type of replacement window known as a “double slider window,” which has two operable sashes that have the ability to open and close. These types of windows look and operate very similarly to each other, with the only real difference being that a single slider window has one operable sash, and a double slider window has two.
Single slider windows are very common in homes throughout San Diego and are a great replacement window option for San Diego homes that were originally built using them, or for homeowners looking to replace a picture window with a window that offers ventilation.
Single sliders are commonly used in bedrooms, family living areas, and kitchens, since they allow in a good amount of natural light and can also be opened up to allow in fresh air. egress window.
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Operation of Single Slider Windows
Single slider windows are very common, so most people are already familiar with them and know how they operate. One side of the window is simply slid toward the opposite side. The section that moves is called the operable or mobile sash, which slides horizontally over the stationary sash.
If you currently have a single slider window that is difficult to slide open and closed, rest assured that the single slider windows we sell at BM Windows are known for their ease of operation. With just an occasional cleaning of your window tracks, your slider windows should slide freely for a lifetime!
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Benefits of Single Slider Windows
Single slider windows have many benefits for San Diego homes. They:
- Have a contemporary look
- Fit in just about any space, including rooms with limited vertical space (low ceilings)
- Can be installed with either side (sash) sliding
- Open and close easily
- Are available in custom sizes for a perfect fit
- Can be used as an egress window
Considerations for Single Slider Windows
Each window type has its benefits and things to consider. Here are a few things to keep in mind when considering single slider windows for your San Diego home:
- Single slider windows are a great option for walls with limited vertical space, such as in homes with low ceilings, but they do require more horizontal space.
- Slider windows are best for rooms on the ground floor of a home. For second-story rooms, you may want to consider a single hung or double hung window with a tilt-in sash, which allows you to clean the exterior glass from the inside of your home.
- Vinyl replacement windows, in general, require very little maintenance. However, with slider windows, you will need to occasionally wipe down the window's track to make sure the operable sash continues to slide freely.
Horizontal Sliding Windows That Are Made to Order for Your San Diego Home
At BM Windows, all the replacement windows we sell are custom made just for your San Diego home. This means you can get a window with all the features and upgrades you want, and none of the ones you don’t. If you want upgraded sound suppression on just the windows that face your street (or your noisy neighbors), we can do that. Or if you want to upgrade the glazing system on the windows that will be installed in rooms that tend to get hot in the afternoon, we can do that too. You can also choose from many different frame colors or add decorative grids to help give your home some unique curb appeal.
Our replacement windows are also built to fit into the exact spaces of your current windows. We carefully measure every window that is being replaced and then order the exact sizes you need. Because they are designed to fit perfectly within the frames of your existing windows, there will be no damage to the surrounding walls—interior or exterior—once they are installed. You won’t have to repair any drywall, stucco, or sizing, and try to get it to match the existing. You will simply be able to enjoy your new windows!
Replacement Slider Windows Installed by Experts
All the replacement windows and doors we sell, including replacement slider windows, are installed by our own team of San Diego window installation experts. We never outsource the installation, like other replacement window companies in San Diego. Our installers are highly trained in the best installation methods and are also educated on the products we sell. They work efficiently, so most installations are completed in just one day! (Larger homes with many windows may take an extra day.) Our crews always clean up after themselves and discard your old windows. They won’t leave until they know you are completely satisfied with their work and have had all your questions answered.
We are so confident in the work of our installers that we guarantee their work. If you ever have any issues that come up as a result of improper installation, let us know, and we will make it right—at no cost to you!
Product Lines for Single Slider Windows
We sell and install only the highest quality replacement windows and doors in San Diego. We offer replacement single slider windows from the following window companies:
Anlin is our top-of-the line offering, while Monte Verde is a great option for homeowners who are a bit more budget conscious. Both brands offer high-quality, energy-efficient replacement windows and doors that receive high marks from industry professionals and homeowners alike. To learn more about these manufacturers, their product lines, and why we sell their products, simply click a name.
BM Windows Guarantee
Know the difference before you buy. Like all of our San Diego replacement windows and doors, single slider windows come with the BM Windows guarantee—one of the best in the industry. Our guarantee covers you in case you ever have any issues related to the installation of your windows, while the manufacturer’s warranty protects you from product defects. This gives you full coverage on your replacement windows! Learn more about our San Diego window and door guarantee.
Why Choose BM Windows for Replacement Slider Windows
BM Windows has been one of the top independent replacement window companies in San Diego for many years now. We sell only top-quality products, but we still manage to keep our prices competitive. Our entire team is trained in customer service and will walk you through the entire process. We take our time to educate our customers on the various styles, brands, and features of replacement windows. We can even give you our expert advice on brands of windows that we don’t sell so you can compare.
We want every customer to be completely satisfied and feel confident referring us to friends and neighbors.