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How To Install a Garden Window

Replacing a kitchen window above the sink and installing a garden window in its place is a favorite homeowner DIY project, but it's not a one-person job.

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Materials

  • aluminum drip cap
  • tapered wood shims
  • exterior-grade caulk
  • nails
  • screws
  • insulation

Tools

  • spacer blocks
  • ladder
  • scaffolding
  • razor knife
  • chisel
  • hammer
  • reciprocating saw
  • measuring tape
  • level
  • caulking gun
  • metal-cutting saw blades
  • pry bar

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