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Home Windows: How to Buy
The top reasons for buying new windows...and how to tell if you need them.
Comparison-Shopping for New Windows
Follow these six steps to make your new windows pay off in comfort, durability and...
Shortening Horizontal Window Blinds
It's simpler than it looks
How to Repair Old Windows
Don't replace casement windows—repair them
How to Repair Jalousie Windows
How to fix broken glass and a worn out operator
Stop Window Drafts and Door Drafts to Save Energy
Remove window and door trim to seal air leaks for good and save big money
Prevent Window Leaks with Proper Window Installation
Properly installed sills and flashing will withstand the weather forever
How to Replace Window Jamb Liners
Keep aging replacement windows operating smoothly
How to Operate Window Blinds Covered With Shrink Film
Open and close mini blinds with winter window film
FAQs About Buying New Windows
How to evaluate your old windows and select new ones
How to Clean Glass Windows and Doors
Make glass sparkle again with these simple cleaning solutions
How to Install Window Blinds
Blinds are practical, relatively inexpensive and very easy to install. Simply follow these steps and...
Fixing the Lift Cord on a Miniblind
Replace old cords easily and quickly before they break
Restore Old Windows and Doors: Revive the Finish
Restore old windows with new stain and varnish
Repair a Torn Fiberglass Screen
Fix holes in screen windows or doors with patches and glue.
How to Avoid and Remove Window Condensation
Use a hygrometer to diagnose moisture and humidity problems inside the house.
How to Install a Bow Window
How to frame a rough window opening, install a new window, trim out the interior...
How to Glaze a Window (Single Pane)
Tighten up drafty old windows with new glazing putty
How to Fix a Double-Hung Window
Complete instructions for how to repair a broken double-hung window.
10 Window Cleaning Tips from a Pro
Save time, money and energy with these tips and pointers from someone who cleans windows...
Mini Blind Tips and Fixes
Mini blinds provide privacy, block the sun and usually work perfectly for years. Here are...
Creating New Spaces with Windows and Doors
Take the next step beyond simple replacement windows and doors to increase the livability and...