Window frames / Discussions

Is it worth investing in triple-pane windows?

...windows , but the short story is as follows: Triple pane windows from our research will usually pay for themselves in the long run, as will gas filled windows. ...

Posted by K.P. July 8, 2017, 12:39 p.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses

Can I reclaim old triple slider windows?

...windows – Let me make sure I really understand – is your plan to build new window frames then insert the existing sealed window thermals into them and replace t...

Posted by Keanan Toews Jan. 20, 2019, 1:01 p.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses

What windows should you use when trying to build a Passive House?

...windows. And we already have exactly the page you need, have a read here - What are the Differences in Window Frames and Which are Best? I would also consid...

Posted by Raoul Lions Jan. 25, 2019, 2:18 p.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses

What is the best way to do Stucco/E.I.F.S exterior window wraps?

...window properly to avoid air and water leaks is left up to the installer, there is no certification that we know of. There are different ways to install windows...

Posted by Pat Estes July 17, 2020, 11:50 a.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses

How do you know when its time to replace windows?

...windows on a house that is otherwise in very good shape, the odds are you will not recoup an investment in new windows. Using the window kits with a thin sheet ...

Posted by Ted Dec. 11, 2017, 12:50 p.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses

What are the most cost-effective green building strategies in new home construction?

...windows (thermal conductance, transmittance, solar gain, etc.) – another window question eh? Here is a page on window design for choosing between wood, aluminum...

Posted by M T Nov. 4, 2019, 11:07 a.m. Concept and design 3 Responses

Is Condensation on Windows a bad sign?

...windows are running with water, every morning it's all over the window sills, running down the wall - in the bathroom it's even making a puddle on the floor til...

Posted by Greg Olmstead Dec. 12, 2019, 6:21 a.m. Walls and Roofs 1 Responses