Cleaning your window frame and sill requires nothing more than some steel wool, acetone, and a little elbow grease!
Are your basement windows old, leaky, and a hot mess? Replace them with glass block windows and enjoy energy savings, increased security, natural light, and fresh air.
You can give your exterior door a quick but professional-looking makeover without taking your door down from its hinges. What's more, there's no need to sand or strip the wood, thanks to General Finishes Gel Stain. Here's how I got professional-looking and long-lasting results.
Pairs of aluminum storefront doors present unique challenges when it's time to retrofit them with electric locking hardware for access control.
Glass and aluminum narrow stile doors offer unique challenges when retro-fitting electric locking hardware. In this installment, we look at some of the choices available for single doors equipped with a flip-up deadbolt, like the Adams Rite MS1850.
Why we opted for a window roller blind for our French doors, rather than a proper full length door blind, to block out the evening sun; and a basic step-by-step guide to the slightly unconventionally way I fitted it, and why I fitted it that way.
Replacing and updating your trim and baseboards is quick and easy to do.
The numbers and letters on the head of your key always mean something. Here is a brief guide to the most common meanings of the numbers and codes.
Is your uPVC window jammed or stuck closed? If so, this article will teach you how to solve the problem and fix your window without it costing you a lot of money.
Detailed instructions on how to install or hang a prehung door, with photos. Replacing an exterior door is similar to an interior door but with a few extra considerations.
Adjusting uPVC doors that are catching at the top or bottom of the door frame is not a hard job to do. Almost anyone can do it. All that is needed is a set of hex keys (Allen wrenches).
Trying to choose what type of door to install? Check out this photo gallery of doors to help you decide.
Discover the reasons for using window treatments, terms you'll need to know to make the best choice, what your options are (curtains, blinds, shutters, etc.) with illustrations for each method, and hardware you'll need to cover your windows effectively, with style.
One day, your sliding glass door will need repair as it gets harder and harder to open. In this article, you will find instructions on how to replace patio door rollers.
DIY guide to changing your own locks, including an explanation of common lock types and the basics of how to replace cylinders and get new keys.