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by goldie
Thu Oct 20, 2011 1:30 pm
Forum: Do It Yourself Questions
Topic: Is my window too small for the opening?
Replies: 2
Views: 3815

Re: Is my window too small for the opening?

HomeSealed, thanks again, that's good to hear! Already got some OSI Quad caulking so I should be good to go.
by goldie
Thu Oct 20, 2011 12:02 pm
Forum: Do It Yourself Questions
Topic: Replacing 2 Single Hung Side-By-Side Windows
Replies: 7
Views: 7471

Re: Replacing 2 Single Hung Side-By-Side Windows

Yeah, it looks like the I should be able to cut out the center window fames. The rest is cosmetic trim. Thanks for your help!
by goldie
Thu Oct 20, 2011 11:20 am
Forum: Do It Yourself Questions
Topic: Is my window too small for the opening?
Replies: 2
Views: 3815

Is my window too small for the opening?

I have a 28" wide opening and the window is 27.5" (long story short it should have been 27.75"). The stops are 1/2" on each side so I should have 1/4" overlap but the groove around the window seems provide minimal overlap. Does the outside of the groove provide enough contact to the trim/stop for a ...
by goldie
Wed Oct 19, 2011 4:18 pm
Forum: Do It Yourself Questions
Topic: Replacing 2 Single Hung Side-By-Side Windows
Replies: 7
Views: 7471

Re: Replacing 2 Single Hung Side-By-Side Windows

Thanks HomeSealed for the reply! I'm a little confused about using the supplied screws & holes, it seems like they are long enough (according to the screws that came with another window) where they would go though the other window's frame and/or interfere if the screw holes are in the same location ...
by goldie
Wed Oct 19, 2011 12:44 pm
Forum: Do It Yourself Questions
Topic: Replacing 2 Single Hung Side-By-Side Windows
Replies: 7
Views: 7471

Replacing 2 Single Hung Side-By-Side Windows

I'm going to replace 2 side by side single hung windows. I realized they are only separated by the original windows frames, about 1.5" or so. I'm assuming if I replaced the windows with two dual hung I would need shorter screws and drill new pilot holes in one of the windows (assuming the holes are ...
by goldie
Thu Oct 06, 2011 4:01 pm
Forum: Window Reviews
Topic: Wincore 5400
Replies: 15
Views: 10313

Re: Wincore 5400

AmyT, what do you think of the Wincore 5400 windows? I'm looking into this window myself and am looking for opinions.