DIY Network

Window Replacement Tips

Window Replacement Tips

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

10 things to consider

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.

Get step-by-step instructions


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.

Get started

DIY Network/Topics /

Windows

Top 100 Windows Projects

  1. 1. Preserving A Built-In Buffet (00:02:00)

    An original 1929 bungalow's built-in buffet only needs a good cleaning.

  2. 2. Painting a Double-Hung Window (01:02)

    Here are the DIY Basics for painting a double-hung window.

  3. 3. Weatherstripping (00:53)

    Seal gaps around doors and windows with weatherstripping to save energy.

  4. 4. Replacing a Pocket Window (00:01:01)

    Here is the DIY Download on replacing a pocket window.

  5. 5. Backyard Living Room (20:01)

    With a small house, the living space is expanded into the backyard.

  6. 6. Storm Windows 101 (02:51)

    Weatherproof your home with high-tech storm windows and doors.

  7. 7. Window Table (03:13)

    Our designer transforms an antique window into a vintage coffee table.

  8. 8. High-Tech Window Protection (00:56)

    High-tech options for protecting your windows during a hurricane.

  9. 9. Ranch Style Outdoor Living (03:18)

    This sheep-ranch backyard becomes an outdoor room with a view.

  10. 10. 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
  11. 11. Empire State Building Part 1 (07:13)

    The outside has over 200 lights that change colors for the holiday season.

  12. 12. Refinishing Windows (01:14)

    One-minute version of how to strip and sand old wooden windows.

  13. 13. Door Shut? Install a Window- 2 (04:54)

    Palanca hits the streets to try to pull in new projects for DesignTech.

  14. 14. Glider Windows (00:46)

    Marvin glider windows are easy to open, close and pull out for cleaning.

  15. 15. Fluke 62 Infrared Thermometer (00:01:27)

    Are you losing heat out your windows? This tool will help you find out.

« Previous  123...67Next »

Message Boards

Windows & Doors

About windows, walls, doors & ceilings.

Ask Questions & Find Answers

Advertisement

How-To Videos