How do I change a sash in a window?

Answer Unscrew the window stops and remove the bottom sash. Using a screwdriver pry the beading free and pull out the top sash. Cut the sash cords and knot them. Unscrew the access panel and lift out any ... Read More »

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How to Take Out a Window Sash?

Whether you are replacing a balance in a vinyl window or replacing the weights in a wooden window, removal of the window sash is necessary. Removing window sashes is different for vinyl and wood wi... Read More »

What is window sash?

In a sash window, the window panels open by sliding up and down in vertical grooves, possibly aided by a system of cords and balanced weights. The sash is made of window panes and their border.

Sash Window Types?

The origins of the sash window are not entirely clear, but windows fitting the description may have existed in Europe as early as the 16th century. Chatsworth House, built in England in the mid-17t... Read More »

How do I glaze an old window sash?

Remove the Old GlazeWear protective goggles when working on glass. Use a heat gun or hairdryer to soften the old glaze or putty. Take a paint scraper, and gently remove the softened glaze from the ... Read More »