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Fit New Sashes in Old Jambs Fit New Sashes in Old Jambs

A primer on fitting plumb rails into crooked jambs

New Life for Old Double-Hung WindowsOnline Membership Required

With new weatherstripping, weights, pulleys, and ropes, you can improve performance without compromising historical authenticity

Q & A: Why are my windows wet?

Restoring Window Sashes

Yes, they're worth fixing. Those old windows were built better (and from better wood) than anything you can buy today.

Reglazing Windows and DoorsOnline Membership Required

Replacing glass in wooden frames is painless with the right tools and techniques

Site-cast sash weight
Tip: Site-cast sash weight

Double-Hungs RestrungOnline Membership Required

More than just fishing for sash weights

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