Entries by Scott

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Window Frame Painting Tips

Spring is a great time to repaint the tired, old, wooden window frames on your double hung windows. But before you start painting; you need to properly prepare the windows to accept a coat of fresh paint that will last for years. Follow these window frame painting tips for a successful project.

Replacement Pattern Glass for Your Windows

If you are replacing old windows in your home or office you may want to consider Pattern Glass as an alternative. Installing Pattern Glass in lieu of standard clear windows can change the overall appearance of your home. When installed in an office environment; many pattern glass options can add a level of privacy and […]

Window Boxes – Add a Finishing Touch to Your Replacement Windows

You have just upgraded your home by installing new, replacement windows. Now it’s time to add some finishing touches. What better way to beautify your window installation than to add window boxes and then planting some of your favorite flowers. Now that spring has arrived, you need to select the flowers that are best suited […]

Laminated Glass

Laminated glass consists of two or more lites of glass and one or more bonding interlayer. The lites and the bonding layer are fused together through either an autoclave process or a chemical curing process. How the product works: Laminated glass does not shatter.

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Tempered Glass vs Annealed Glass

Tempered glass and annealed glass are different in composition and applications.Tempered glass is the more popular but there are many uses for simple annealed glass. Tempered glass is valued for its safety and strength, but when neither of those factors is an issue, annealed glass is a good, less expensive choice. History Techniques for annealing […]

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Bored of Your Surroundings? Avoid Home Improvement Pitfalls

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Repair or Replace? Good Question!

Before: Most homes built between 1987 and now were built using either contractor grade vinyl windows or wood windows with aluminium clad exterior. The wood windows were made using a soft, porous wood species such as pine. These windows are susceptible to early wood decay. The wood in your window, if not properly sealed and […]

Welcome!

Welcome to the Window Repair Guy blog.  Come back often to learn about the latest products in the industry as well as plenty of maintenance tips and much more.  I’ll be covering everything from window repair to garage doors, to changing your oil. Quite frankly I plan on having a lot of fun with this […]