How to open a plastic window?
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If you installed plastic windows at home, then youyou need to learn how to open them correctly. If you do this incorrectly, then you can break the fastening mechanism, and then the window will have to be repaired. To avoid such unpleasant situations, we suggest that you learn how to open a plastic window correctly.
Rotary mechanism of PVC windows
- Turn the handle 90 degrees to the right to the horizontal position and gently open the sash.
- To close the sash, you must first firmly press it against the frame and turn the handle 90 degrees to the left in the opposite direction.
The principle of tilting the windows
- Rotate the handle 180 degrees up and swing the door to itself, gently releasing it.
- When closing, close the door well to the frame and return the handle to its original closed position.
To create a ventilation mode, you need to turn the handle 45 degrees down, while the leaf must be closed.
If you have plastic windows of a combined typewith swivel and folding ways of opening, it is necessary to adhere to this rule: when switching from one type of opening to another, return the handle to the initial position "closed" first, and then make the next opening step. This way you will protect the mechanism from rapid wear and damage.
With unexpected breakage of the handle of the plastic window, you can not close the window to the end. But almost any person can correct this problem. To do this, do the following:
- Turn the plate at the base of the handle by 90 degrees.
- Remove the screws securing the handle to the window with a screwdriver.
- Remove the damaged product.
- Put a new handle and tighten the same screws.
When the sash is open, do not turnThe handle, otherwise the mechanism will jam and the window will not close. If, after all, this situation has occurred, find the mechanism of the rotator locking knob, strongly press the finger on this plate and try turning the knob. It must return to its original position. Many manufacturers provide blockers for emergency cases.
How to open a plastic window from the outside
There are extreme situations in life when forRescue people need to open a plastic window outside. But it is rather difficult to do this, as manufacturers take care of the security system - this is necessary to prevent illegal intrusions into homes and apartments.
One of the latest developments is a system withmetal lining from the inside, which does not allow you to open the window from the outside. How to open a plastic window from the outside in this case? Here only the call of a specialist at home will help.
If you want to see how to properly open a plastic window in different cases, then watch the video on this page.