This high-end European-style window offers two distinct functions: head that tilts inward at the top or opens like a casement to the interior of the house. A handle controls both operations. It also allows the manufacture of very large windows. Often used in renovation projects where an emergency exit is necessary, in basement bedrooms (Egress standard).

Tilt & Turn Window

  • Choice of: PVC or Hybrid (PVC covered with aluminum)
  • Reinforcement: Made of steel for high structural performance, allowing windows of large dimensions
  • Hardware: Stainless steel
  • Lock: Very secure multipoint locking mechanism
  • Maintenance: Simplified by its inward opening at 95° or 180°
  • Optimal Energy Performance: *Ask for EnergyStar 2020
  • Costs: $$$$$

Available Options


Multifunction Windows

Video on how the tilt and turn window system works. Multifunctional window system that allows different opening options with the same profiles.


Tilt & Turn Window

This multifunctional window system can be manufactured according to different opening systems. These different openings are often combined with fixed windows, for a contemporary design.

Opening systems

  • Dual Action / Tilt and Turn window: Two functions: the top of the window sash tilts in and opens by swinging inward
  • French Casement Window: Casement window opening towards the interior of the house, often used for emergency exit (Egress standard)
  • Hopper Window: The head of the window tilts in
  • Fixed window: With the steel reinforcement, the fix window allows large-sized panels
  • Hardware: Different hardware to go with the different openings

Materials and Components

  • PVC or Hybrid: 4 1/2'' All-PVC or 6'' Hybrid frame (PVC coated with Aluminum) with steel reinforcement allowing large dimensions. Custom interior extension.
  • Colors: Unlimited choice of colors
  • Glazing: Sealed units (thermos) double or triple energy glass + argon gas for increased thermal and acoustic value
  • Hinges: Concealed hinge system allowing the inside opening of the sash at 95°. Optional: System of visible hinges allowing the interior opening of the sash to 180° (complete).
  • Opening limiter: To meet certain building code requirements


Choice of Handles

The more contemporary Dirigent handle is available in white, silver or black. The Soprano handle, on the other hand, is available in white or silver.

Grilles and Crossbars

Enhance your windows

Integrated inside the insulating glazing, the grills can be painted inside or outside. The crossbar is glued to the glazing and can also be painted. Tubular, Rectangular or Georgian grills. Colonial or Contemporary crossbar.

Standard Features


  • Frame and Sash: 4 1/2” frame and heavy duty multi-chamber PVC sash for greater strength. Optional; Hybrid (PVC frame covered with Aluminum) 6 ''. Contemporary style frame and shutter
  • Reinforcement: Steel reinforcement for high structural performance, allowing certified operating windows of large dimensions
  • Hardware: Stainless steel
  • Lock: Perimeter multipoint locking system for maximum sealing and security
  • Weatherstrip: Integrated and continuous triple weatherstripping for better air and water tightness and excellent acoustic performance


Warranty on our products and installation

The installation carried out by Portes et Fenêtres 440 inc. is guaranteed for a period of five (5) years, following the date of installation. Warranties on products sold by Portes et Fenêtres 440 inc. are covered for a predetermined period from the date of purchase, upon presentation of proof of purchase:


Energy Performance

2020 Energy Star Certification

To be ENERGY STAR® certified, residential window and door models must meet or exceed an RE Factor of 34. The RE Factor indicates the overall energy performance of a window. All of our products are ENERGY STAR® certified. Learn more and ask for ENERGY STAR 2020 certification.

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