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by franklyspeaking
Sat Jan 31, 2004 8:45 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Questions Re: Door Repair
Replies: 3
Views: 822

I would say the corrugated metal nails were an attempt to stop the separation, like you mentioned - not original. I've used these for picture frames. If you are concerned that the clamping could break the glass, it is usually pretty easily removed. Most door glass is held in place by small pieces of...
by franklyspeaking
Thu Jan 15, 2004 11:44 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Vinyl Window Replacement (Sash only)
Replies: 17
Views: 3449

Wow! Quite a debate I have started. I will assure everyone that advice, experiences, opinions, and even lectures are welcomed...thanks again for the responses. I realize that this can be an emotional issue for some. There is no doubt that if I took the time I could probably eliminate the problems th...
by franklyspeaking
Wed Jan 14, 2004 2:18 pm
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Vinyl Window Replacement (Sash only)
Replies: 17
Views: 3449

Bry, Do you have problems with condensation. I have used double glazed windows without storms before, and condensation was not a problem. Can't this be an annoyance with single glazing?
by franklyspeaking
Tue Jan 13, 2004 12:59 am
Forum: General Discussions Forum
Topic: Vinyl Window Replacement (Sash only)
Replies: 17
Views: 3449

Vinyl Window Replacement (Sash only)

My wife has been pushing to repair our windows in our old house. Their condition is poor at best. They need paint badly (inside and out), some of the glass is broken and repaired with tape, and all of them need to be reglazed. There are 29 windows in the house, and so I am looking at a lot of work t...