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:

  • Multi-chambered design reduces exterior noise,adds insulation and strength and provides thermal efficiency.
  • 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
  • Steel reinforcement available for larger size windows.
  • New Ostaco "inLighten" screen is available.
  • Unique sloped sill on Single Hung evacuates the heaviest rains much like a wood window sill and keeps bugs out.
  • Double-walled sash design for superior strength.
  • Screen channel designed for screen removal from inside your home.
  • Interior groove allows the addition of mouldings such as 3/4" wood return, wood jambs or all u-PVC jamb extension
  • Multiple weather-stripping provides outstanding protection against the elements.Up to 5 weatherstrips help reduce heating and cooling costs.
  • Extra thick wall design for improved rigidity.
  • Provision to add windbreak to cut down on air infiltration.
  • Provision for installation brackets.
  • Tilt option available for easy cleaning

Core PLUS Single Hung/Single Slider Performance Ratings

Series Core Core Plus
Air Infiltration Resistance A3 A3/FX
Water Infiltration Resistance B4* B3
Wind Load Resistance C3 C5
Forced Entry Resistance F2 F10

A3/FX
AIR
B3
WATER
C5
WIND
F10
FORCED ENTRY

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

 

Core Plus
Single Slider & Single Hung Windows

Ostaco Windows and Doors Core PLUS - 2

 

The Single Hung and Single slider feature a direct glazed fixed sash and one operable sash.  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.

Custom Fit

  • The Single Hung is also available in limited radius shapes.  Please see your local dealer.