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  • All About Wood Windows | This Old House

    All About Wood Windows. Windows are one of the basic necessities of a home. They brighten our rooms, feed us fresh air, keep out the rain, and, when matched to the style of the architecture, greatly enhance a house's appearance, inside and out. But if your windows .

  • Old House Parts Company: Architectural Salvage, Antique ...

    The Old House Parts Company now occupies an enormous 1872 freight warehouse in Kennebunk, Maine. It is a revolving museum of architectural salvage including paneling, moldings, fireplace mantels, antique doors and antique windows, cabinets, wainscoting, antique plumbing & bathroom fixtures and architectural salvage lighting fixtures for your home improvement.

  • 5 Worst Mistakes of Historic Homeowners (Part 1 Windows)

    Dec 06, 2011 · I've put together a resource page of how to do the most common tasks associated with restoring, repairing and maintaining historic windows at How To: Repair Old Wood Windows where you can find help doing almost anything you might need to save your old windows. Read the rest of the 5 Worst Mistakes of Historic Homeowners: Part 2 Floors

  • Wood Windows & Doors

    For over 115 years, our drive to make windows that are different and better has been at the heart of our company. It has led us to pioneer new products, set higher standards for our entire industry and, ultimately, become America's premier window manufacturer.

  • Best 25+ Old window crafts ideas on Pinterest | Old window ...

    Find and save ideas about Old window crafts on Pinterest. See more ideas about Old window ideas, Diy projects with old windows and Antique windows.

  • How to Make Old Wooden Windows Slide | Home Guides | SF Gate

    Broken Sash Cord. Many older windows have a weight-and-rope system designed to allow easy opening and closing of windows. The weights keep open windows from slamming shut. As these ropes age, they often break. Remove stops and trim from the sides of the window frame and pull the window out.

  • How to Install a Replacement Window | This Old House

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  • How To Restore Old Windows - The Craftsman Blog

    Nov 11, 2012 · Your home's old wood windows are some of the most valuable, yet misunderstood elements of a historic house. Most people find them painted shut with sash cords cut, and with missing bits and pieces of hardware.