Is there really much to a window? There’s the glass, the sash, the locks and the frame. On a basic and non-scientific level, you can say that a window is merely a product to keep the elements out of the home. We’ve found some out-of-the-box thinkers who have taken every day windows to a new level of function. Take a look at these 5 innovative window inventions that just might have you looking at windows in a new light.

Window Inventions: Smart Windows

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Introduced in 2012 by Samsung, this smart window was on the cutting edge of smart window technology, and it still is today. The smart window essentially operates like a giant tablet. It’s transparent and you can see right out into your neighborhood. It also has the option to create blinds for real privacy concerns.

For more innovative window inventions, head over to Window Depot USA’s corporate blog.