Window Maintenance

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Troubleshooting Hard-to-Open Windows

Not sure why your window is stuck? We have some fixes.

How to Install Window Jamb Liners

7 steps to better energy efficiency.

Aluminum Windows - Maintenance Tips

It's necessary to prevent stiff, sticky springs.

Answers to your Window and Door Questions

Q. My son wants to remove the 6 ft. sliding glass

Repairing Plastic Window Shutters

Plastic window shutters can help you redecorate the exterior of your home on a low budget. The shutters

Cost Effective Exterior Window Trim

Exterior trim on the window will enhance the curb appeal of the look of any home. Choose the right product wisely.

How to Glaze Windows

How to easily glaze single pane.

How to Replace Plastic Window Shutters

They're one of the most affordable options.

How to Clean PVC Window Frames

PVC window frames can be a great way to accentuate the outside of your home and give it a more contemporary

Wood Windows: 2 Maintenance Tips

Make sure to caulk gaps.

Exterior Wood Window Frame: Painting Tips

Eventually the frame will need a fresh coat of paint.

Window Glaze Basics

Think of glaze is a putty sealant.

How to Maintain Steel Casement Windows

Casement windows can be opened by crank or by hand.

Tips for Regular Window Maintenance

Maintaining your windows is more important than your think!

How to Clean and Lubricate a Casement Window Crank

You may find that the crank is stiff and difficult to move.

How do I remove paint from vinyl window frames?

Follow the simple steps below to effectively remove it.

How to Cool Your Home With Window Tinting

Save on your utility bills with this DIY window treatment.

How to Insulate a Hollow Core Door

A hollow core door is lightweight and inexpensive.

Awning Window

It's a wonderful way to let in a breeze.

Drip Cap

A drip cap is a very useful item to install as it will protect your window trim from wood rot. A drip

Cold Climate Window Tips

Double-pane windows with low-e coating on the glass reflect heat back into the room during the winter months.

Window Maintenance: Mitigating Swollen Wood

One of the most neglected aspects in home maintenance is that of window maintenance. Wood windows do

How to Clean Aluminum Window Frames

If your home's aluminum window frames have accumulated a fair amount of dirt and debris, you may be curious

How to Refinish Wood Window Frames

Wood window frames need to be properly finished.

Outdoor Window Shutters: How to Know When to Repair or Replace

Shutters can't perform their job if they're bent or rotted.

How to Maintain Wooden Window Frames

While wooden window frames can usually take care of themselves, they do require regular maintenance.

Caulking in Cold Weather

Don’t worry if the warm months have passed you by and a caulking job still needs doing.

Installing A Window Drip Cap

A window drip cap will keep water from leaking in.

How to Wash Your Windows

Divide your window washing task into manageable chunks.

Replace an Insulated Glass Unit in a Screw-Type Sash

Replace glass when it becomes damaged.

Plastic Window Insulation Tips

Make sure to clean the window first.

Clean Louver Slats

Just like drapes and blinds, louvered slats get dusty over time - unless you do this.

End Cold Wind Window Draft With Weather Stripping

Weather stripping can stop a cold wind draft making your home warmer and energy efficient. Step 1 -

Four Alternative Ways To Clean Windows

Although the most popular and easiest way to clean windows is with a commercial cleaner, you have other

How To Install A Window Stop

A window stop is an easy way to upgrade the security of your home. Window stops will allow the window

How to Maintain Wood Casement Windows

Wood casement windows are the most common type of casement window found in homes, as they are versatile.

Making Art Glass Windows With Recycled Plastic

Art glass windows add to the beauty of your home, but they are expensive. If you choose to make stained

Making Custom Beveled Glass Windows Designs

Beveled glass windows give any home an added charm. There are pre-made beveled glass clusters for you

Aluminum Awning Window Maintenance

An aluminum awning window is a conservative window style that is both practical and fashionable. Awnings

Window Moisture: What Causes Moisture inside Your Windows?

Window moisture, or condensation, forms when moist air comes into contact with a surface where the temperature

How to Get Rid of Moisture between Window Panes

If window moisture has long been a problem in your home, you're probably wracking your brain trying to

Wood Awning Window Maintenance Instructions

A wood awning window looks great and adds a lot of emphasis to a house. Like everything else, it will