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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.

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

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

  2. 2. Creating a Serving Tray (01:00)

    Learn how to make this unique serving tray before your next party!

  3. 3. NAR: Energy-Efficient Windows (01:03)

    Here are the DIY basics for creating energy-efficient windows.

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

    Here is the DIY Download on replacing a pocket window.

  5. 5. Fabulous Fireplace (20:00)

    Amy seals up a window to make room for installing a chimneyless fireplace.

  6. 6. Must-Have Two-Person Crew (01:20)

    Get the best results when replacing windows by getting help from a friend.

  7. 7. Trim Tips for New Windows (01:07)

    Invest in new trim when installing new windows.

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

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

  9. 9. A Piece of Cake (05:29)

    By doing it themselves, Tim and Erica save $11,750 on their kitchen redo.

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

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

  11. 11. Creating a Fire Safe Home (01:00)

    Here are the DIY Basics for creating a fire-safe home.

  12. 12. How to Build a Window Box

    A window box is an easy way to update a home with seasonal plantings and complement a landscape makeover.

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  13. 13. Stamped Snowflake Luminaria (03:54)

    Two quick and easy ways to make festive luminarias.

  14. 14. Hardwood Plantation Shutters

    DIY experts show how a new set of plantation shutters is a great replacement for lackluster window treatments.

  15. 15. Installing Window Shades (00:01:00)

    Here are the basics for installing window shades and blinds.

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