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Convert a Window Into an Exterior Door

Weekend Remodeling host Fuad Reveiz transforms an existing set of windows into a beautiful new entryway.

Materials

  • 2x4 boards
  • caulk
  • finish nails
  • mortar
  • paint
  • plywood
  • pre-hung 3-panel door
  • shims
  • spackle
  • clear plastic
  • silicone caulk
  • trim
  • OSB plywood
  • bricks
  • lumber
  • door hardware
  • 2" finish nails
  • quarter round trim molding
  • clear silicone caulk

Tools

  • chop saw
  • dust mask
  • gloves
  • mask
  • pencil
  • hammer
  • hammer drill
  • jointer
  • level
  • nail gun
  • pry bar
  • sander
  • trowel
  • utility knife
  • safety goggles
  • wrench
  • diamond masonry blade
  • brad nailer

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