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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.

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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. Roller Shades (01:40)

    Learn the basics for installing your own roller shades.

  2. 2. Better Your Building Envelope (03:53)

    Secrets to strengthening your home against extreme conditions.

  3. 3. Matt Deconstructs the Cabin (03:15)

    Matt Blashaw sets about trying to deconstruct elements of the Blog Cabin.

  4. 4. Wild Window Treatment (02:00)

    Here's a unique window treatment that can be done for just pennies.

  5. 5. Container Gardening (19:59)

    Grow veggies even if your only gardening space is a patio or a balcony.

  6. 6. Easy Winterizing of Your Home (01:00)

    Try these simple maintenance tips to help get your home ready for winter.

  7. 7. Stitched Hannukah Ornament (04:52)

    Stitch ornaments and hang in your window as a festive and unique Menorah.

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

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

  9. 9. Glass Block Windows- Part 1 (05:15)

    Paul and the Kitchen Renovations team update a loft-style home kitchen.

  10. 10. Playhouse (05:04)

    This playhouse is constructed using solid framing techniques.

  11. 11. How to Repair a Water-Damaged Wall

    Complete instructions for replacing a badly rotted window, including repairing cracks, replacing drywall and sealing the window.

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  12. 12. Creative Lighting Solutions (04:23)

    Creative solutions for bringing more light into your kitchen.

  13. 13. Energy Efficient Home (04:22)

    Take a look inside one of the most energy-efficient homes in the country.

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

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

  15. 15. Solar Window Shutters (00:59)

    Plug-N-Save presents an easy way to go solar without spending a fortune.

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