For windows that are having trouble staying up, the problem may be caused by old or broken window sash support balances.
It’s easy to purchase balances online! Simply go to www.swisco.com to match your current balances with our full listing of colored photos in our online catalog. And it’s just as easy to install your new window balances with help from the easy to follow repair guides available on SWISCO’s Web site.
SWISCO.com is a great resource for contractors and home owners for parts, tools, and know-how needed for repairing windows, doors, closets, lavatories, drawers, cabinets, and more. Also, volume pricing is available for every product online at www.swisco.com.
What is a Window Balance?
Window balances are the mechanisms that enable your window sash to stay open.
How does a Window Balance work?
Square channel balances work on a block and tackle pulley system in a square casing to hold your window sash in place.
Spiral tube balances work on a spiral tubing system, using a spiral rod inside a spring tube to hold your window sash in place.
Coil balances work using a coil spring that use tension to hold your window sash in place.
Modern block and tackle balances work on a block and tackle pulley system to hold the window sash in place.
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