How to Install Vinyl Replacement Windows

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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.

  • Cordless drill
  • Pry bar
  • Caulk gun
  • Hammer
  • Hearing protection
  • Level
  • Safety glasses
  • Tape measure
  • Utility knife

Required Materials for this Project

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

  • Shims
  • Acrylic caulk
  • Insulation
  • Foam backer rod