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by diychick
Sat Jan 10, 2009 11:18 pm
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: installing new windows
Replies: 9
Views: 52515

Heck yeah, building a log house counts! :) We looked at some windows on display, but it wasn't really a mockup type of thing. Let me ask you something - what about window sills? I know this is probably a stupid question, but how does that work? Do you fabricate those yourself? And if so, how difficu...
by diychick
Sat Jan 10, 2009 7:12 pm
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: installing new windows
Replies: 9
Views: 52515

Oh geez, making the opening larger? Yikes. I don't like the sound of that. Sounds kinda scary! What (in general) does making the opening larger entail? We had french doors installed about 1.5 years ago, and that required a larger opening. It was more than hubby wanted to tackle, so I'm not sure if t...
by diychick
Sat Jan 10, 2009 5:21 pm
Forum: Mobile Home Repair
Topic: installing new windows
Replies: 9
Views: 52515

installing new windows

I have a 1999 Palm Harbor, about 2021 sq. feet. When we bought the house we elected to get sheetrock with a knockdown finish b/c it looks more "house-like". We skimped on the windows tho, and I'm regretting that now. I want "real" windows. My question is, which is better - replacement or new constru...