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Window Replacement Tips

New windows are a big investment. Before you purchase, take a look at these tips on everything from shims to flashing.

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How to Install a New Window

How to Install a New Window

Do it yourself: Learn how to remove an old window and install a new one.

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Make Old Windows More Energy Efficient

Make Old Windows More Energy Efficient

Proper maintenance is key to energy efficiency. Learn how to replace glass, caulk to seal air leaks and more.

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Top 100 Windows Projects

  1. 1. Nanawall Panel Window System (00:01:08)

    Nanawall's window system creates a smooth transition from kitchen to patio.

  2. 2. Ken Griffey Redo (01:36)

    Decorate a child's room in a baseball motif that Ken Griffey would love.

  3. 3. Window Waterfall Family Room (20:01)

    A cool window waterfall separates the living room from the family room.

  4. 4. How to Install a Window Sash Replacement Kit

    Windows are the single largest source of energy loss, especially in older homes. Installing a new sash can be a good alternative to rep...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  5. 5. Painting a Window (01:00)

    Here are the DIY Basics on painting a window.

  6. 6. How to Restore an Entryway

    The experts from Restoration Realities demonstrate how to restore a front door and adjacent sash sidelights.

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  7. 7. Window Box Installation Tips (00:01:00)

    Jason shows how to install window boxes that will hold under heavy weight.

  8. 8. How to Build a Classic Window Box

    Window boxes brighten up the façade of any home. Follow these instructions to build some for the front of your house.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  9. 9. How to Install Exterior Shutters

    DIYNetwork.com has step-by-step instructions on how to install exterior window shutters.

  10. 10. Marvin Windows (00:00:58)

    Marvin is making windows that look great and work better than ever.

  11. 11. Repairing a Window Sash (00:03:54)

    What should be a 10-minute window sash repair gets a bit more complicated.

  12. 12. Makeshift to Magnificent 1/4 (20:00)

    Open up a kitchen with a new bow window and an easy-to-install arch.

  13. 13. Cabinet, Sink & Window Seat- 3 (05:13)

    Cabinets are installed, a sink base is modified and a window seat is built.

  14. 14. Autumn Squash Splash (03:17)

    Sculpt wild Fall window boxes from squash, pumpkins and gourds.

  15. 15. Bath and Laundry's Clean Slate (00:03:26)

    Jeff completely transforms a dungeon-dark basement bath and laundry combo.

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