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by AK420
Fri Oct 21, 2005 10:17 am
Forum: Window Questions
Topic: questions about DIY window install
Replies: 0
Views: 1090

questions about DIY window install

I am replacing 5 windows in my house with Simonton Reflections 5500 double hung windows and I have a few questions. 1. What is the best way to level the sill? From left to right, the sill is off level by as much as 1/8". When I check the window for level by seeing where the sash meets the frame at t...
by AK420
Wed Jun 15, 2005 10:55 am
Forum: Window Questions
Topic: Is this a reasonable Patio Door install quote?
Replies: 2
Views: 2343

Is this a reasonable Patio Door install quote?

I have a quote from a company here in Chicago for a patio door installation and I hope someone can let me know if it is reasonable. Patio door specs - Simonton Reflections 5500, Argon, LowE, Super Spacer, White. Standard 72x80. Labor - remove existing patio and storm door - cut back Aluminum siding....
by AK420
Sun Apr 24, 2005 1:13 pm
Forum: Window Questions
Topic: Replacement windows options & questions
Replies: 1
Views: 2412

Replacement windows options & questions

I am planning on replacing 10 old double hung wood windows and 1 patio door in our house and I am looking at Simonton 5500 or Crestline CrestFit replacement windows. All the windows are around 36" x 48". Currently, the windows are around 30 years old double hung single pane wood windows with storm w...