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Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

    • Hammer
    • Tape measure
    • Caulk gun
    • Bucket
    • Cold chisel
    • Level
    • Hearing protection
    • Stepladder
    • Safety glasses
    • Wrecking bar

You'll need some special masonry tools, including a pointing trowel, margin trowel and a striking tool. You might also need a circular saw or reciprocating saw to cut out the old window jamb.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

    • Glass block window
    • Gloves
    • Latex caulk
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