Window Replacement & Installation

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How to Frame a Window Opening Into a Wall

You'll need to get comfortable working with studs.

How to Install Insert Replacement Windows

Insert window sashes with these simple steps.

How to Replace a Door With a Window

Replace that seldom used exterior door with a window.

Low-E Windows and Energy Efficiency Trade-Offs

Why you should opt for energy efficient glass?

Installing Replacement Basement Windows

Replacing the window can save you money on your utilities.

Glass Block Windows: Prefab vs Build Your Own

Glass block windows are a great decorative touch.

Preparing to Install a Glass Block Window

Planning ahead will minimize the overall work.

Pre-Assembled Glass Block Window Installation Tips

Shim, level, and caulk your way to installed.

How to Install Awning Window Screens

Up your curb appeal and improve pest prevention.

How to Repair a Broken Egress Window Crank

An egress window is designed so someone could fit through.

How to Replace Double Insulated Glass

Double insulated glass breaks very easily.

How to Create a Temporary Window Seat

A window seat calls out for someone to relax and unwind.

Installing Safety Glass In Your Home

Safety glass is glass that is processed to minimize injury.

Sash Window Hardware: Lifts, Pulls And Balances

Sash windows add rustic appeal and modern challenges.

Construct a Window Seat out of Pre-Made Wall Cabinets

It's easy to construct a window seat.

How to Install a Casement Window Crank

It's a common structure for casement windows.

How to Install an Aluminum Casement Window

A casement window is a window sash attached by hinges.

How to Repair the Curtain Track on a Bay Window

A bay window is an attractive feature in many homes.

Custom Window Seat: A Pricing Guide

Custom window seats can add beauty and practical storage.

Installing French Windows

Add a beautiful country feel to a dining nook.

Bow Window Installation Step-By-Step

A bow window is a great alternative to a traditional option.

How to Install a Window Pane Mirror

It looks like a conventional window replaced with a mirror.

How to Install Single Pane Windows

Single pane windows are easy to install if you know how.

How to Install an Egress Window in a Concrete Basement Wall

Improve what would usually be a damp and dark living space.

How to Sew a Curved Bay Window Seat Cushion

DIY the right shape and size for your window seat.

How to Paint a Window Seat

A fresh coat of paint is an easy way to update your space.

How to Replace Aluminum Windows in Brick Veneer

When you feel the cold wind outside coming through your front window, you know it’s time to replace that aluminum window. Replacing windows in a home clad with brick veneer isn’t quite as easy as replacing those in a frame house. You have to take extra care to ensure the window is water and air-tight.

Tips for Installing Replacement Windows in Brick Veneer

Installing replacement windows for brick veneer is one way of retaining the heat inside your house during the cold winter season. The existing windows may be old and outdated, so you need to find modern windows that are energy efficient. Installing energy efficient windows is going to save you hundreds

How to Install Replacement Windows in a Stucco Home

It is easy to install replacement windows in stucco homes if the jambs of the existing, old windows are in a proper condition. Replacement window installation does not cause any damage to the stucco finish on the walls of your home due to their design. They easily fit in with the old jambs and frames

Window Flashing Installation in Brick Veneer

Window flashing installation is required to prevent water leaks into the home. While brick homes do not usually have problems with leaking, homes using brick veneer will probably will if the flashings are not installed correctly. Tools and Materials Needed: Flexible brick flashing (Self –adhesive

Tips for Installing Blinds for Bay Windows

When measuring, ordering and installing blinds for bay windows, there are a few things you can do to make the job easier. Consider the following as you plan and execute this project. Measuring When measuring blinds for bay window, you must be careful. Bay windows are at an angle, so you have to take

Installing Curtain Rods for Bay Windows

It is easy to install curtain rods for bay windows to accessorize and draw attention to them. Although installation of these types of rods can be a greater challenge than regular curtain rods, it can be done if you have the right supplies. Follow the simple steps below to do this project yourself. Tools

How to Cut Blinds for Bay Windows

Creating blinds for bay windows is a fairly easy job if you know what end result you are planning to achieve. Bay windows are formed when 3 or more windows are combined to form an extended outward projection to create a nook in the room. Such windows are very stylish and can be used as a space for a

3 Simple Steps to Paint a Bay Window Seat

A bay window seat is a stylish and relaxing addition to any main room, and it often serves as a focal point. Once your new bay window seat is built and installed, you will need to paint and finish it both to match the rest of the room and to protect it from the natural elements. Moisture can build up

Tips to Repair a Chipped or Cracked Bay Window Seat

It’s something that more than a few property owners have run into – the bay window seat, a wide sill for a larger bay window, can get chipped, cracked or otherwise damaged. This damage can come from excessive moisture that warps the boards, contact that chips off pieces or other kinds of problems

How to Build and Install an Eyebrow Dormer Window

An eyebrow dormer window is an expensive option, but it does give the home an exquisite architectural design due to its curvature. Building an eyebrow window is not a very easy task and can best be left to a professional carpenter; however, it can be a satisfying DIY project for people with good woodworking

How to Install a Screen for a Sliding Window

A sliding window opens and closes horizontally.

How to Install Double Hung Window Screens

Window screens for all windows are important.

How to Replace a Vinyl Casement Window

A vinyl casement window is sturdy and weather-proof.

Plastic Window Replacement Tips

A replacement piece of plexiglass is easy to install.

How to Replace Sliding Window Screens

Replacing a sliding window screen is a moderately easy task.

How to Paint Vinyl Windows

As with any surface, preparation makes things easier.

How to Install Arch Windows

Putting arch windows in your home adds an element of beauty.

How to Add Flashing to a Basement Egress Window

If you want to avoid water from leaking in.

Build a Window Seat that Pulls out into a Guest Bed

It's a great way to create more space for guests.