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Restoring Old Transom Windows

Transoms can be so hidden by paint that it's not possible to tell whether they still have their original glass underneath or whether the glass has been replaced by wood panels. Find out how to restore old transom windows above doorways.

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Materials

  • 1 latex glaze
  • oil-based primer
  • mineral spirits

Tools

  • 2 1-gallon bucket
  • rags
  • scraper
  • stepladder
  • drop cloths
  • sawhorses

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