When do I re-caulk retrofit windows?

Answer On One Hand: After Dry FitAccording to The International Window Corporation, after dry fitting, the installer of a retrofit window should first run a bead of sealant (caulk) around the exterior edg... Read More »

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How do I caulk outside windows?

PreparationClean the windows with a putty knife or a metal brush. Go around the entire window. If flakes of paint or dirt are obvious, either wipe them off with a rag or spray them with water. Let ... Read More »

How do I caulk around windows?

Apply a Bead of CaulkInsert a cartridge of clear silicone caulk into a caulking gun, and squeeze the trigger repeatedly until the plunger makes contact with the bottom of the tube inside the cartri... Read More »

How to Caulk Windows?

An energy efficient home saves money on utility bills, keeps the temperature consistent, and helps the HVAC climate control system operate more effectively. Properly caulked windows are the first d... Read More »

How to Caulk Inside Windows?

When weather proofing your home it is important to caulk around the sides of your windows. This prevents airflow from traveling between your window and the outside, keeping your home warm in the wi... Read More »