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Top 38 Weatherproofing Projects

  1. 16. How to Secure a Water Heater (00:01:00)

    Secure your water heater to a wall to help prevent damage in an earthquake.

  2. 17. Tips on How to Weatherproof a Roof

    DIY Network experts examine how you can protect your home from the elements no matter where you live.

  3. 18. How to Replace Weather Stripping

    These basic instructions demonstrate how to replace weather stripping in a home in order to improve energy efficiency.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 19. How to Pressure Wash and Seal a Deck

    Pressure washing an old deck can make it look like new again.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 20. Maintaining the Value of a Home

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  6. 21. Storm Panels Protect Windows (00:01:00)

    Install storm panels to protect your windows and home from strong wind.

  7. 22. Window & Aluminum Cap (00:04:19)

    This piece looks at insulating and then capping window frames,

  8. 23. Multi-Zone Comfort

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  9. 24. Outdoor Fabric Care

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  10. 25. Add a Waterproof Barrier to a Patio Roof

    A two-layered waterproof barrier is added between the plywood and tiles on this patio roof.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  11. 26. How to Add Bronze Weatherstripping to a Door

    Bronze spring weatherstripping compresses against a closed door to create a weatherproof seal.

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  12. 27. How to Secure Heavy Furniture (00:01:00)

    Securing heavier furniture to a wall keeps it in place in an earthquake.

  13. 28. Weather-Stripping Tips

    Whether you're trying to keep the warm air in and the cold air out — or vice versa — DIY Network shows you need weather str...

  14. 29. Weatherizing Doors & Windows

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  15. 30. How to Weatherstrip a Door with Self-Stick Foam

    Self-stick foam is a very simple and inexpensive option for insulating an exterior door.

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy

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