I'm looking to replace the single pane wood windows in my house. I live in a suburb of NYC and are concerned about energy costs. My contractor, a ...
COMMUNITY FORUM: WINDOWS & DOORS
In remodeling a 30's vintage home we have a couple of surplus 32" doors. We are also putting in a small half bath and need a 24" door for it. The...
Periodically, I get moisture on some of my windows when I use my furnace's humidifier (at 35%). Other than adjusting the level of humidity, what a...
We've been quoted about eight Accuweld vinyl windows that sound super, but cost over 400 bucks each installed. The installer is local in Tennessee...
We have a Craftsman 1/2hp opener. Back in October when the weather started getting cooler, the door would intermittently not close unless I held th...
what do you call the spring loaded device that keeps a window from falling after being opened
I have a question about whether or not to put on shutters on the outside front of my second story "window set" 1890 brick house. The issue is that ...
I am renovating a "contemporary" style 1970s home. It has a lot of open space but can create private spaces thru the use of these Spacesaver accord...
We purchased a house and the previous owner repaired some minor rotting damage to the exterior sills and casement by globbing on wood putty (and ba...
My husband and I have purchased a cabin in northern Wisconsin that was badly neglected (moisture, heat, cold, filth). We have cleaned it up but a c...
Hi:I'm in the process of selecting a maker of replacement windows. It's a decission between the following - Marvin, Pozzi, Semco, Caradco.Semco pri...
I live in a condo that has aluminum windows. Replacement is not an option due to the condo association. The windows sweat really bad. The previo...
I am having the exterior of my house painted. My contractor says it is his standard practice to paint the double-hung window tracks. Logically, t...
I want to find a pass through type window like the type you see in medical reception offices. Any help will be appreciated
I have windows that use a vinyl caulking strips rather than regular caulking. I cannot find out where I can find replacement strips? Any help wou...
Hi:I am looking for 4 replacement windows for my 1968 colonial home in NJ. At the current time, my choice is American Craftsman 8500 Double Hung so...
My 7+ years old Genie door opener works perfectly fine except the light just started staying on. The only way to turn off the light is unplugging t...
I have to chose between Milgard or Windowmaster vinyl windows for my beach area building. Does anyone have any advice or opinion to share?
I first searched this forum but could not find a similar post. My problem is that my garage door is not closing flush to the cement (ie: Door tou...