Replacing wood window trim

Reply

  #1  
Old 05-23-13, 07:54 AM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 2
Replacing wood window trim

Hi

A small section of the window frame has rotted away (either that, or a woodpecker went at it)

Here are pictures of the full window and the damaged area close up

Name:  window.jpg
Views: 2179
Size:  32.3 KBName:  windowframe.jpg
Views: 1175
Size:  31.5 KB

What's a good way to fix this? Will I have to replace the whole window for this?

thanks in advance
 
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 05-23-13, 08:45 AM
Forum Topic Moderator
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: USA
Posts: 43,833
The individual parts can be replaced. I'd want to determine the extent of the damage before I decided on my plan of attack. Does the rot just involve that one piece of wood? is the sill and brick mold still solid? How deep does the rot go?

almost forgot welcome to the forums!
 
  #3  
Old 05-23-13, 09:47 AM
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: May 2013
Posts: 2
Thanks

It looks like its just that piece. The sill and brick mold look ok, the paint looks like it's peeled off the trip, but I'll double check when i get home.

I suppose I should remove the windows and make sure everything really looks ok.
 
Reply

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes