Newsroom Posts Tagged: transoms

  • Word-of-the-Month: Transom

    A transom is a horizontal structural beam that separates doors and windows. The crosspieces are typically made out of wood or stone. The uniquely-located window above a doorframe is called a ‘transom light.’ Transom lights are common features found in old offices and historic buildings. The open-latch designs increase light.. More

    5 Oct 2016 |