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DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 02-23-2009, 07:13 AM
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Posted By Dr_Jim
Yup,...I will be taking alot of pics. We've...

Yup,...I will be taking alot of pics.
We've done quite a few projects to this house so far,....and several more on the list.

btw - Jd - You in Lville? I grew up there....
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 02-23-2009, 05:20 AM
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Posted By Dr_Jim
Yup. I have seen that video awhile back. And...

Yup. I have seen that video awhile back.
And it all makes perfect sense!
The only obvious difference ofcourse is that in the video he is applying to wrapped sheathing, and I dont have that.

SO...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 02-20-2009, 01:21 PM
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Posted By Dr_Jim
yes,...your 2nd post makes sense to me (well...im...

yes,...your 2nd post makes sense to me (well...im sure it makes sense,...I jsut might be having trouble following :-)

Normally:
The T1-11 would be removed. Then the opening cut into the...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 02-19-2009, 12:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,201
Posted By Dr_Jim
If they look OK,..and work fine,...then I would...

If they look OK,..and work fine,...then I would keep them Anderson windows are highly regarded. Maybe there is someplace else to put that $$......
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 02-19-2009, 11:29 AM
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Views: 1,201
Posted By Dr_Jim
Why do you want to replace them? leaking? Wont...

Why do you want to replace them? leaking? Wont open? Problems?
Age doesn't necessarily indicate a problem,......I'm old, and certainly don't need replacing ;-)
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 02-19-2009, 11:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 25,413
Posted By Dr_Jim
jd - Whoaa......are you suggesting I install the...

jd - Whoaa......are you suggesting I install the window from the OUTSIDE? With the nailing flange on top of the T1-11 (from the outside??) Then flash it and cover it all up with trim??

That seems...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 02-19-2009, 05:38 AM
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Views: 25,413
Posted By Dr_Jim
Interesting,....I read through it all.....and I...

Interesting,....I read through it all.....and I am probably missing something,...BUT it appears all your info relates to the flashing of the window to the underlayment sheathing, and then siding on...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 02-18-2009, 11:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 25,413
Posted By Dr_Jim
Sorry... Anderson basic double hung window. ...

Sorry...
Anderson basic double hung window. Was going to buy new construction with nailing flange.....

Again,.....IF I have sheathing I will just rough in the opening from the inside, cut my...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 02-18-2009, 05:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 25,413
Posted By Dr_Jim
How to flash/mount new window install with only T1-11 siding,..no sheathing!

OK,....greetings all.

Going to be putting in a new window into an existing wall. (no window there now).

My question is this,...I havent gone inside the wall yet,...BUT the exterior of the home...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 05-12-2008, 06:26 AM
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Views: 32,761
Posted By Dr_Jim
Hmmmm.......this may complicate things. ...

Hmmmm.......this may complicate things.
Handyguys method sounds good,....but it seems I may need a little more work in the framing to achieve this?

- Remove drywall from interior
- Determine...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 05-08-2008, 05:37 AM
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Views: 32,761
Posted By Dr_Jim
Thanks! That sounds interesting as well! ...

Thanks!

That sounds interesting as well!

I feel like this house has sheeting covering the studs and then the T1-11.
But I am note sure and will check.
Sounds like either way, I can basically...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 05-06-2008, 03:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 32,761
Posted By Dr_Jim
Very true. I am also excited by the fact, if I...

Very true. I am also excited by the fact, if I pull this off, I would save the $1000, the local contractors want to do this. (and that is with me providing the window). And there are 3 windows we...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 05-06-2008, 11:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 32,761
Posted By Dr_Jim
Thanks guys! Guyod - That is a very good...

Thanks guys!

Guyod - That is a very good question! I assume I have something under the T1-11, but I am not 100% certain at all.
Could you actually just wrap the framing and then use T1-11 as...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Windows and Doors 05-06-2008, 07:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 32,761
Posted By Dr_Jim
Installing new window into existing wall, exterior question...

Greetings all, alot of good info here! I couldnt find anything related to my exact situation though so hopefully someone can help.

I am planning on adding a regular double hung window into our...
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