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Installing a Mortise Casement Fastener

Learn how to update your windows by replacing your fastener with a mortise casement fastener.

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Remove Old Fastener and Fill Holes with Wood Fille
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Remove the Old Fastener

Fill the holes with wood filler. Sand the filler smooth when it is dry. You can buy colored fillers that are almost invisible in wood with a natural finish. If your window is painted, you will need to prime over the filler before touching up the paint.

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