I need help locating replacement hardware for an antique, crank shutter. I have the crank mechanisms but need the part that attaches to the shutte...
COMMUNITY FORUM: WINDOWS & DOORS
I would like to install bifold doors. the standard width for the doors is 48". I measured the actual width in the frame and it appears to be only...
Just bought this house from my grandpa. I really wanted to keep the wooden garage doors that are original. Where I see several different layers of ...
A little bit of styrofoam is in the window tract and needs replacing - where do we purchase the squares.
Are old windows that were covered up needed by code???? Vents holes of any kind needed?? Plenty of info for a finished basement, but none for unf...
We are building a new house with casement windows that have blinds. How would the comparison of Andersen and Pella stack up? Price, function, durab...
I own a 1947 Cape Cod with original double hung single pane windows.what brand and type would be a very good replacement window? Thank you Debr...
We just finished our random flagstone walkway and have pea gravel left over. Our window wells have some rocks that are pretty low from the window....
I had a sliding glass door roller go out at a rental property and cannot find one ( obsolete 20 years old) . I need a temporary fix for a month or...
Years ago I owned a home that I painted colonial blue with white trim...and a red front door. The effect was striking -- that is, until I added a ...
The inside doorknob of my entry door can easily be pulled out of the lockset. The spindle is comprised of two pieces of flat metal -- one of which...
We have two one-piece garage doors (the old pivoting kind). The hardware (springs, hinges, etc.) is old and failing, but the doors themselves are ...
I am getting bids on windows and have a few estimates. I am overwhelmed trying to figure out what brand of window to work with as the costs appear...
I have been using stain and poly to finish the interior of my wood windows, but eventually they have been cracking and peeling near the glass due t...
My house is 8 years old, I have silverline windows. I have replaced about 5-6 windows in the past. the local company that installed them pay for th...
My craftsman door opener will not go down all the way and Sears said I need to bring it in for an adjustment but will not tell me the cost . I took...
I have several doorways with trim that has been painted over and chipped away. I've tried stripping the paint - that was a nightmare. I've tried sa...
I live in Chicago and I have narrowed it down to Great Lakes Maxuus, Sunrise or Soft Lite windows. I am not sure if I should go double or triple pa...
I have read that the Soft Lite windows are good. Are their patio doors high quality as well?