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Posted in thread: Install window sill where none exist? on 09-28-2013 at 04:18 PM
Something fairly simple is my goal. Obviously ANYTHING will be an improvement! After picking
away some of the cracked sheetrock mud and texture layer, it looks like the sheetrock itself is
Posted in thread: Install window sill where none exist? on 09-28-2013 at 09:50 AM
Oops, pic didn't work - trying again.
Posted in thread: Install window sill where none exist? on 09-28-2013 at 09:49 AM
My house was built in 1984… there are no window sills! On the interior of the house the window
openings are finished with sheetrock all the way around so there's technically a sheetrock sill
Posted in thread: Old siding repair questions on 04-26-2013 at 12:32 PM
Thanks for the suggestions, everyone. The damaged areas are not extensive. What kind of
compound would be used for patching, kok328??
Posted in thread: Old siding repair questions on 04-26-2013 at 07:10 AM
My house was built in 1984 and has it's original siding, which I think is called "pressed
board"??? I'm not sure. It looks like lap siding but its a simulated look to some extent. What
looks like 3 la...
Posted in thread: Wincore replacement windows on 04-25-2012 at 09:58 AM
A couple of you have kept missing the fact that I'm NOT paying $13000 for these windows! LOL
Good grief, no. That's what they said RETAIL would've been. It's only going to be about $6000.
Posted in thread: Wincore replacement windows on 04-24-2012 at 12:22 PM
Thanks, everybody, for your suggestions. I had a long talk with the founder and CEO of the
company - and who did my quote for the Wincore windows. I have a better understanding of the
value of the win...
Posted in thread: Wincore replacement windows on 04-23-2012 at 06:36 PM
Ok, another question... our house is old (1984) and the siding is bad in some places around a
couple windows - water damage, but the source of the water leak has been remedied. Anyway, I am
Posted in thread: Wincore replacement windows on 04-22-2012 at 06:36 PM
My "promotional" estimate came in at about $680 per window as I mentioned in the 1st paragraph.
This is supposedly 60% off their retail cost. Without going through more estimates just yet...
I want to...
Posted in thread: Wincore replacement windows on 04-22-2012 at 12:01 PM
I guess I should point out that I do realize the Low-E, dual Low-E and Low-E366 are simply
different amounts of UV and thermal protection... someone correct me if I'm wrong. I listed all
of them in th...