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...
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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...
My husband and I have purchased a home in northern Wisconsin. The house has a Schlage deadbolt on the kitchen door that holds a 9 volt battery. It ...
I am about to move into an apartment with a cracked thermopane window. The crack is on the inside and runs the length of the pane. Will this make a...
We are replacing our sliding patio door with French doors, but are having trouble deciding on which brand/type of door to get. Some of the brands ...
I am replacing casement windows on a 1910 mansion. The building has some historic value and the owner does nto wish to change the style of he wind...