Idea: On first floor install 2 inch door latches on the window frame for security. Works as a window stop and no one can lift windows higher than the latch. Just retract to open the window all the way.
"This is an advanced form of stained glass, where I use antique/vintage glass inclusions in each piece. All individually foiled and soldered with classic stained glass as the background. I also recycle old window sashes to use as my frames"
Lakefront House on Lake Washington: A contemporary interpretation of the Shingle Style, this house on a narrow lot on Lake Washington features steel sash windows, zinc roof shingles, and crisply tailored details.