Core Plus

Width of the overall glass unit is 1 3/8" top rating in energy efficiency.

 

Ostaco Windows and Doors Core Plus - 1 

Core PLUS Construction:

  • Ostaco Windows and Doors Core Plus - 2Multi-chambered design reduces exterior noise, adds insulation and strength and provides thermal efficiency.
  • Multiple weather-stripping provides outstanding protection against the elements.Up to 5 weatherstrips help reduce heating and cooling costs.
  • Screen channel designed for screen removal from inside your home. Available in full screen.
  • Welded frame and sash corners provide strength and protection against air and water infiltration.
  • Snap-in interior glazing bead allows easy replacement of glass from the inside
  • Double-walled sash design for superior strength.
  • Unique sloped sill on double hung  evacuates the heaviest rains much like a wood window sill and keeps bugs out.
  • Provision to add windbreak to cut down on air infiltration.
  • Extra thick wall design for improved rigidity.
  • Provision to add windbreak to cut down on air infiltration.
  • Interior groove allows the addition of mouldings such as 3/4" wood and 1/2" drywall return or all u-PVC jamb extension.
  • Provision for installation brackets.
  • Tilt option available for easy cleaning
  • New Ostaco "inLighten" screen is available. 

 

Core PLUS Double Hung/Sliders Performance Ratings

 

Series CorePlus Double Hung CorePlus Double Slider Core Double Hung Core Double Slider
Air Infiltration Resistance

A3

A3

A3

A3

Water Infiltration Resistance

B3

B4

B3*

B4

Wind Load Resistance

C4

C5

C3

C2

Forced Entry Resistance

F10

F10

F10

F10

 

Core Series and Core Plus Series windows are Energy Star approved. Performance chart by USWADA.

 

Core PLUS
Double Slider & Double Hung Windows

Ostaco Windows and Doors Core Plus - 3

 

The Double Hung and Single slider feature two operable sashes within a single frame.  The advantage of the 4 9/16" frame is that it allows for a sloped sill on the hung windows which is not only  aesthetically pleasing but also provides for superior drainage.

Frame

  • 4 9/16" frame

Wood Extension Options

  • Available with a wide variety of wood extensions from pine to oak.

 

Colour

  • White, Ostaco Tan, or exterior painted in your choice of colour.

 

Performance Rating

  • Energy Star approved.

 

Glass options

  • Standard Low E2;
  • our latest comfort technology LowE3;
  • or our new Low E 179c
    (the best ER rating in the entire world!).

Options

  • A wide range of decorative grilles and energy-smart glazing options are available to give your window a custom-designed look.