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Get Your Grid On: The History & Evolution of Window Grids

Do you dig window grids? Here's your history lesson for the week on the wonderful world of window grids.

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Get Your Grid On: The History & Evolution of Window Grids

  1. 1. Window Grids date all the way back to Ancient Egypt.
  2. 2. Dating back to 1150 BC, Egyptian palaces were seriously stylish with intricate, hand- carved window grids.
  3. 3. In the late 3rd or 4th century, the Romans used iron window grids to provide security for windows with and without glass
  4. 4. During Medieval Times, window grids were cast iron bars used for protection in castles.
  5. 5. As the Colonial Era came around, window grids became increasingly popular.
  6. 6. In fact, the era inspired the Colonial window grid style that still exists today.
  7. 7. You also have the desirable Diamond Grid Window
  8. 8. And the stand-out Single Prairie Style
  9. 9. Window grids can help you enhance your historic home's character.
  10. 10. Or put a new spin on modern luxury.
  11. 11. The key is to achieve balance with your grids in a way that's pleasing to the eye.
  12. 12. Consider architectural details and the style of your home.
  13. 13. No matter what style you choose, window grids can boost curb appeal and give your home a unique sense of style.
  14. 14. Get Your Grid On at Window Depot USA