Terminology is always tough when it comes to historic home parts. Windows are comprised of dozens of parts making this seeming simple architectural elements actually quite complex. The double-hung window, the most commonly found window in historic homes is no exception, and if you're looking to do some repairs, knowing the basic parts of a double-hung window is a great idea! Thankfully, Old-House Journal (now Old House Online) has us covered!
|Infographic courtesy of Old-House Journal magazine, 1982.|