Search Content

Use the search bar above, explore content using the categories below, or log in to find your favorites.

Create An Account

Thank you for choosing to create an account with us.

Please note that creating an account is optional, but helps us better tailor the content we show you.


Please enter your email address and choose a password.

By creating an account, you agree to our Terms and Conditions and our Privacy Policy

Log in

Tell us a little about yourself


Choose Areas of Interest

Please tell us a little more about your profession.

This is optional, but lets us better tailor content to your specific interests.


You can read our policy on data collection and privacy here.

Channels that Interest You

Finally, check which channels interest you so you can see more relevant content. Choose as many as you like. You can also come back here and edit these settings later.


Share Content

Share our content with your friends and colleagues using the links below.


Forgot your password?
Home Lever Action Windows?
Are you ready for the coolest windows you've ever seen? In this video, you can see lever action windows in an 1880s remodel with a modern addition on the back. Along with Hugh Jefferson Randolph architects, Matt Risinger shows off the newest feature of the remodel.The lever action windows required some planning to design and build a final product that looked awesome, was easy to open, and served the purpose of a window. Each window panel weighs about 900 lbs., which means some engineering had to go into creating a functional window. Risinger, the designers, and engineers at Drop House Designs added a 400 lb. counter weight to the top of the window panel. The combination of the counterweight and a spring-loaded lever allows you to open the windows with only about 15 lbs. of pressure. You'll have to check out the full video to see these windows in action.

Showing result 1 to 8 of 45