Bob helps carpenter John Sheehan install a new vinyl window. Next, Bob takes a tour of the Republic window factory with vice-president Ron Spielman to find out how their windows are made. General contractor Ron Gan shows Bob how to install a floor safe in the master bedroom.
Part 1: Installation of Window
Bob reviews progress on the renovation, both upstairs and down. Carpenter John Sheehan installs a new vinyl window, which is a challenge in a brick house where no opening is completely square.
A coach house in Chicago is reborn! This project includes gutting and rebuilding the interior structure, finishing the basement, and adding a roof dormer. Local artists even show Bob how to give the newly renovated home some panache with a creative, Chicago-style decorating approach and faux-finish painting techniques.