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How to preserve old windows with putty, epoxy, and patience.

Oct 7, 2012 ... Demonstration how to repair a double hung window sash cord and reattach the counterweight.


Feb 29, 2008 ... For this reason, and others, I put off fixing the old-fashioned sash window in my kids' bedroom for many years. In their younger days I was more ...


A double-hung wood window typically has two sashes that move up and down. Many people nail and paint shut the upper sash. This makes it easier to seal but ...


DIYNetwork.com experts demonstrate the techniques for repairing and reglazing old windows.


This is a DIY repair that you can do once you have the right parts and these complete, step-by-step instructions ... Remove the window sash from the vinyl track.


The most common repairs to sash windows are replacing broken sash cords and damaged or loose beads. When a cord breaks, you have to take the sash right ...


Gather your materials: Lubricant, utility knife, stiff putty knife, hammer, new window cord roping, and screwdriver. Look for a spray lubricant like WD-40 or ...


Nov 11, 2012 ... You can find tools and supplies related to the repair and care of historic windows like glazing putty, sash rope, epoxy and more at the bottom of ...


Feb 22, 2010 ... Restoring your home's original sash windows is easier than it seems. ... went, taking apart sash and frames, making the necessary repairs, then ...