ESSENTIAL GLIDERESSENTIAL COLLECTION
This window is a space-saving alternative when a swinging sash is not practical. Each Essential Glider window is optimized for smooth horizontal movement, and operable panels tilt inward for easy cleaning from the indoors. Choose two or three panel configurations with a strong fiberglass interior and exterior for low-maintenance durability.
- Available in heights up to 5 feet or widths up to 6 feet with two panels
- Available in heights up to 5 feet or widths up to 8 feet with three panels
- Durable and low-maintenance material to the interior and exterior
- Low-profile, easy to operate locking mechanism
- Insert replacement option is available for to fit seamlessly into existing window openings
- Unique wash mode on operable panels allows cleaning of both sides of glass from indoors
Exterior FinishA high-quality window deserves a dependable finish. Our low maintenance clad-wood products feature an extruded aluminum exterior finished in commercial-grade paint for superior resistance to fading and chalking. Our palette of nineteen color options spans from muted, earthy tones to bold, rich colors and three pearlescent finishes. Custom color matching is also available to meet any design vision.
Interior FinishMeet your design vision with natural, stained or painted wood. With Marvin factory-applied interior finishes, you can order beautifully finished windows and doors that are ready to install the day they arrive to save valuable time on the job site.
**Black only available on clad.
HardwareWindows in our Essential collection feature classic low-profile durable hardware for clean aesthetics, safety, and security. Choose from six finish options.
*Hardware styles shown are available in all finish options below.
GlassA variety of decorative glass options are available to meet the unique needs of each project, and laminated glazing is also available in clear, bronze, gray, or green with tinted interlayers.
Energy EfficiencyGlass is an important aspect for managing the energy efficiency of your home. Our standard glazing is dual pane: two panes of glass with Low E coatings and argon insulating gas. We offer variations to help meet climate and code requirements across the country, described in more detail on our glass page.
ScreensScreens for the Essential collection feature a durable, low maintenance aluminum surround and non-corrosive charcoal gray fiberglass mesh for consistent performance.
For cohesive curb appeal, all exterior screens are available in colors to match Ultrex fiberglass window and door exteriors.
Exterior Pine Screen
Divided LitesThe look of multiple, individual panes of glass in a window panel is popular in a wide range of architectural styles. Grilles between the glass, available in a number of different styles, mimic the look of these individual panes of glass without sacrificing energy efficiency.
Grilles-between-the-Glass (GBGs) Grilles are permanently installed between the glass panes for a low-maintenance, smooth exterior and easy cleaning. Choose from 13 exterior colors and 4 interior colors.
*These are some of our most frequently-requested divided-lite patterns.
Exterior TrimGet the performance of Ultrex fiberglass in convenient, factory-cut exterior trim made for easy installation and superior performance over time. Exterior trim is available in colors to match our exterior window finish, and several trim styles. Choose flat-style for a clean, simple look or brick mold-style for a more traditional aesthetic.
Window Opening Control Devices
Window screens are only intended to keep bugs out, not prevent a potential fall, so we offer Window Opening Control Devices that meet standards created to assist in the prevention of window falls in children under five years old. The Marvin Window Opening Control Device limits window opening to 4 or less when the sash is opened. The device may be disengaged, allowing for further operation to full opening for cleaning or egress and automatically re-engages when the sash is fully closed.
*This device is offered in finishes to match all hardware in the Ultimate product line.