Window Hardware: Window Dressing

Reviewed by:
The Old House Web
A working window lock does more than protect against intruders. It also pulls the window sash tight and diminishes air infiltration.

Replace broken or bent latches with this vintage hardware, salvaged from old homes. This Victorian-era latch is cast-iron with a porcelain knob.

  • Victorian Cast Iron Window Latch WL39
  • Latches of this vintage sell for $24.95 and up (December 2005).
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