Direct Set Signature Series

Honoring classic design aesthetics, this aluminum-clad wood collection makes Weather Shield quality accessible across a broad range of popular home styles.

Direct Set | Signature Series

Signature Series Direct Set

Build character into your home with specialty shapes from our line of direct set windows. In this unique construction, glass panes are glazed directly into the frame, inviting in more daylight and enhancing your freedom to experiment with shape, style and size. Choose from graceful arches, dramatic angles and bold geometry to create your ideal aesthetic.

  • style

    Traditional aesthetics with energy efficiency and performance far beyond what you’d expect from a mid-priced window.

  • configuration

    Customized to nearly any shape you can imagine.

  • low maintenance

    Durable and virtually maintenance free, extruded aluminum exteriors stand up to the harshest elements, resisting dents, dings, and scratches.

  • operation

    Contemporary sleek design provides abundant light in any room, as the glass is directly glazed into the frames of our specialty shape windows.

  • materials

    Aluminum-clad exteriors with rich, solid wood interiors in a variety of species and finishes.

  • energy efficiency

    Choices including energy-efficient Zo-e-shield® glazing and ENERGY STAR® rated windows.

Interior Options

Every home is different. So we give you choices to add your own special touch. Choose the wood species and stain finish that complement your design. Then add warmth and beauty with our factory finishes.

Signature Series Interior Wood Options

Finish options shown may not be accurate representations. Actual color samples are available upon request.

Pine (Standard)
Mixed Grain Fir
Alder (Character)
Signature Series Interior Finish Options

Save time and money with our factory finishing. The wood is stained and sealed on all surfaces to repel moisture and includes two Clear Satin topcoats for durability and easy cleaning.

Finishes and colors shown may not be actual representations. All finishes are not available on all wood species. Please visit an authorized Weather Shield dealer for color samples.

Clear Satin
Golden Oak
Rich Mahogany
Prefinished Black (Latex)
Prefinished White (Latex)
Interior Trim & Accessories

Interior trim accessories available allow for a clean and finished interior look.

WM327 (2-1/4")
WM356 (2-1/4")
WM366 (2-1/4")
WM376 (2-1/4")
WM351 (2-1/2")
WM444 (3-1/4")
WM445 (3-1/4")
Windsor Casing (3-1/2")
Flat Casing (Varies)

Exterior Options

To help you get the exact look you desire, we offer an ever expanding palette of durable and distinctive exterior color options rated to the highest industry standards for color retention. Finishes and colors shown may not be actual representations. Please visit authorized Weather Shield dealer for color samples.

Standard Aluminum Finishes
Desert Tan
Heritage Brown
Craftsman Bronze
Brick Red
Hartford Green
Gray Matters
Jet Black
Exterior Trim & Accessories

Exterior trim allows for a clean and finished exterior look.

Aluminum Brickmould
7/8" Aluminum Brickmould
3 1/2" Aluminum Flat Casing
Aluminum Historical Brickmould
1" Bull Nose
2" Bull Nose
1" Full Round Bull Nose

Glazing Options

From specialty glass to high-end glazing, our windows are truly a cut above the rest. Add color and texture options to the glass in your home while enjoying the energy efficiency and quality for which we’re known best.


Maximize your windows' energy efficiency with the exclusive Zo-e-shield glazing system. With powerful layers of Low-E coating and argon gas-filled insulating airspace, our glazing options represent the ultimate in energy efficiency for any climate.

*Not available on all products.

All Climate
Ultimate Solar Control
Plus Room Side Low-E
Zo-e 5 Plus Laminated Interior
Triple Glazed with 5 Coats of Low-E*
Specialty Glass

Add color – or privacy and modesty – to your palette of design options. Special finishes and tint can give a project distinction.

Rain Glass
Obscure Glass
Satin Etch


Whether complementing the design of your home or elevating the view, our wide array of grille offerings brings your distinctive vision to life.

Wood Removable Grille

Wood Removable Grilles feature a frame design that offers strength superior to stick grilles offered by other window manufacturers. The frame snaps securely into the interior sash using a concealed pin system. Wood Removable Grilles make window cleaning easier, yet provide an added interior dimension. Custom grille designs are available.

Grille Between The Glass

Grille Between the Glass (GBG) consist of aluminum muntin bars in between two panes of insulating glass, giving you the look of divided lites while making window cleaning easier.

11/16" Sculptured
5/8" Flat
Simulated Divided Lite

The best of modern energy efficiency meets old-world charm with Simulated Divided Lite (SDL) grilles. While mimicking the look of classic single-pane windows, SDL grilles offer exterior and interior grille bars either with or without an aluminum spacer bar - translating to powerful insulation and innovation.

Putty Exterior Aluminum Profile
Colonial Interior Wood Profile
Putty Interior Wood Profile

Technical Documents

2D Elevation Drawings / Size Charts
  • Signature Series Special Shape Direct Set Windows pdf dxf dwg
2D Section Drawings
  • Signature Series Special Shape Direct Set Windows - Casement / Awning Frame Style pdf dxf dwg
  • Signature Series Special Shape Direct Set Windows - Double Hung / Slider Frame Style pdf dxf dwg
  • Signature Series Clad Trim and Accessory Details pdf dxf dwg
  • Signature Series Interior Trim and Divided Lite Details pdf dxf dwg
Revit 3D Models
  • Signature Series Direct Set Rectangle zip
CSI Specifications
  • Signature Series Direct-Sets docx
Quick Specifications
  • Signature Series Special Shape pdf
Structural Test Data
  • Signature Series Aluminum Clad Direct-Set pdf
Thermal Test Data
  • Signature Series Aluminum Clad Direct-Set 8306 pdf

Find your inspiration

Our product lines are meticulously engineered through a combination of old-world craftsmanship — that embodies our founder’s vision — and innovative design.

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