Pella® Architect Series® – Traditional Wood Double-Hung Window
A classic window choice, Pella Architect Series - Traditional double-hung windows have two moveable sashes for improved ventilation. Complement your style with your choice of hardware, innovative grilles and a wide selection of interior stains and paints and exterior cladding colors. Backed by the best limited lifetime warranty for wood windows and patio doors, you can be sure we stand behind our products.47
Architect Series - Traditional Double-Hung Window Features
- Best limited lifetime warranty for wood windows47
- Natural beauty and warmth
- Low-maintenance exterior aluminum cladding
- Exclusive wood protection
- Our most customizable material
- Energy-efficient Low-E dual-pane glass
- Optional innovative grilles provide the authentic look of true divided light
- Upgrade to a traditional spoon-style lock
- Built-in security sensors available
Inside Architect Series
Designed for durability and featuring exclusive wood protection, Architect Series double-hung windows provide long-lasting beauty and performance. Pella’s exclusive EnduraGuard® wood protection is applied after the pieces have been cut and milled, but prior to final assembly, providing advanced protection against the elements. Our intentional jamb/sill design helps reduce the potential to absorb moisture and our three-way corner joint adds strength.
For the Pros
Architect Series - Traditional Double-Hung Window Specs & Install Details
- Designed with architectural integrity and distinguished craftsmanship with classic aesthetics to add design interest to your project
- Optional integrated wireless security sensors maintain aesthetics, streamline security installation and ensure no warranty loss is caused by post-installation drilling
- Performance class and grade CW40-CW50 and STC of 26-34
- Available in sizes from 14" x 24-3/8” to 54” x 96” in 1/8” increments
- Installation options include Fold-out Fin, Block Frame, EnduraClad Exterior Trim / Brickmould
- Exclusive EnduraGuard® wood protection is applied after the pieces have been cut and milled, but prior to final assembly, for long-lasting beauty and protection
Choosing Your Window
Create window combinations to add architectural interest to your home. Other combinations are also available. See your Pella sales representative for the complete offering.
Architect Series products offers three exquisite wood types to enhance your home's design. Learn more about materials.
And, we stand behind them with a limited lifetime warranty. See written Limited Warranty for details, including exceptions and limitations.
Pella wood products can arrive with factory-prefinished interiors in your choice of eleven beautiful stain colors or four paint colors. Primed ready-to-paint interiors are also available.2
Our low-maintenance, aluminum-clad exteriors with EnduraClad® resist chalking and fading and are available in 11 standard colors and custom options to meet your design needs. Take durability further with EnduraClad Plus protective finish, which meets the industry’s highest exterior coating standard to defend against chalking and fading.57
Aluminum-clad wood products are available with Pella's high performance EnduraClad® protective finishes or EnduraClad Plus protective exterior finishes to help keep your vision fresh and crisp for years.
- Durable, low-maintenance EnduraClad aluminum cladding with EnduraClad protective finish for most projects where resistance to fading, chalking, chemicals and abrasion is needed. Meets the performance requirements of AAMA 2603.
- Seacoast EnduraClad protective finish for coastal projects with high salt exposure.
- 70% fluoropolymer resin-based EnduraClad Plus protective finish for select projects, where a high degree of resistance to fading, chalking, chemicals and corrosion is needed – and only full-strength 70% fluoropolymer resin finishes can deliver. Meets the performance requirements of AAMA 2605.
Styling Your Window
Pella's hardware styles are available in today's most popular finishes.
Spoon-Style Lock - Champagne
Sash Locks and Lifts
Pella sash locks are designed to increase leverage as the window is closed to assure a superior, weathertight seal.
- Two sash locks and lifts area standard on larger double-hung windows.
- Window Opening Control Device and limited-opening hardware are available.
Grilles give the appearance of individual windowpanes. Pella offers many grille patterns to help enhance your home's architectural style.
For the classic look of individual windowpanes, choose Integral Light Technology Grilles, grilles-between-the-glass or removable roomside grilles. Learn more about grilles.
7/8" Ogee Integral Light Technology
Three grille types are available on Architect Series - Traditional windows and patio doors.
- Integral Light Technology® Grilles are historically accurate; adhered to the exterior and interior face.
- Grilles-between-the-glass are permanent aluminum grilles that are factory installed between the panes of glass to provide easy cleaning.
- Removable Interior Grilles can be removed for glass cleaning.
Integral Light Technology® Grilles
Integrated Security Sensors
Stay connected to your windows.
Preserve beauty, add comfort and enhance home security with innovative Pella Insynctive® technology.
Built-in beauty. Optional integrated sensors with time-tested wireless technology are built in and tucked away, out of sight, to preserve the beauty of Pella windows.
Protect what matters most. Monitor windows while at home or away with the Pella Insynctive App.40
Maintain warranty. Sensors are installed during manufacturing and require no additional drilling. Learn more about Insynctive.
Window screens play an important role in your home's light, ventilation, and view. Pella's high-transparency screens are made of a finer screen fabric than conventional screens, so they allow more air and natural light to flow into your home – and your view is crisp and clear. And unlike ordinary screens they're practically invisible from the street, so they improve your home's curb appeal. Learn more about screens.