4 Types of Windows: American Windows, European Windows, German Windows, and French Windows
When picking out a type of window to install, there are shapes and styles and hinge types that you can look at, but there are also weirdly specific origins. Different countries have figured out windows in different ways. These origins describe the techniques associated with their construction, the plating of glass, the framing, and the function of how they can open or close.
The two mainstay window origins come from the Americas and Europe. Specifically, Germany and France, are well-known countries for precision manufacturing and aesthetics. Here's how all these windows work, so you can figure out which window will work best for you.