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Broken Window Tip

Broken Window Tip

Here’s a tip from Bob Vila for handling broken windows. Always wear thick gardening gloves when handling broken glass, and use goggles if you have to break any glass. Carefully crisscross pieces of masking tape over a broken windowpane. Cover the glass with a heavy cloth, then tap with a […]

Installing a Window

Installing a Window

Window maintenance is important, especially in an older home. Drafts can raise your energy bills and windows that aren’t properly seated can also allow water to enter your home and cause damage. We’ve gathered some resources for buying and installing your own windows. Start here to select your window type. […]

Window Types

Window Types

Andersen Windows has provided an easy window selection tool that explains the different types of windows and how to identify them. Window Types [Andersen Windows]

Sash Window Restoration

Restoring and repairing a sash window can be tricky work. The windows can vary from region to region and their conditions can merit major hair-pulling (probably why you waited so long to touch them). Here is a Do-it-yourself guide to working on sash windows. Do It Yourself Sash Window Guide […]