Windows

Door with obscure glass decorative panel

Innovative New Doors and Windows for Your Home

There were a number of innovative new doors and windows on display at the 2011 International Builder’s Show including decorative obscure glass doors, acrylic block windows, hinged door sidelights, and patio doors with blinds. Watch this video to find out more.

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Pressing glazier’s points into the window sash to hold the glass pane in place.

Replacing a Broken Window Pane

Replacing a single pane glass window on your home isn’t hard, if you know how. Watch this video to find out how to replace a broken window pane on your home.

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Replacing a Torn Window Screen

Replacing the screen wire in a window screen that has become damaged or torn isn’t difficult to do. Watch this video to find out how to replace a window screen on your home.

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Window unit being set in place on Kuppersmith Project house

Installing Insulated Windows on the Kuppersmith Project House

To improve energy efficiency and reduce maintenance on the Kuppersmith Project house, the drafty old windows were replaced with insulated glass, aluminum clad, wood frame windows. A special tape was applied around each window reduce air infiltration before the siding was applied. Watch this video to find out more.

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Unsticking a Wood Window in Your Home

Wood windows can become stuck over time due to a build up of paint or caulking between the window sash and frame. Watch this video to find out how to unstick wood windows easily without damaging.

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Installing the window perch

How to Make a Window Perch for Your Cat

Cats often enjoy sitting in a window to observe their surroundings, but it can be hard for a cat to perch comfortably on a narrow window stool. Watch this video to see how I replaced the existing window stool with a wider shelf to provide a cozy place for a cat to relax.

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how to replace aluminum windows with vinyl windows

How to Replace Aluminum Windows with Vinyl Windows on Your Home

Watch this video to find out how to remove aluminum frame windows and replace them with low-maintenance, energy efficient, vinyl covered windows with insulated glass.

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advancements in window door technology

Advancements in Window and Door Technology

As I made my way through the International Builders’ Show, I stopped by the JELD-WEN Windows and Doors booth to take a look at some of their new products. Watch this video to find out more.

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