If you have ever experienced the frustration of trying to open a window and finding that it is warped, you've probably wondered if there is a way to repair it yourself.
These windows can also lead to cracks and gaps, allowing air to leak into your home. However, there are many ways to repair your windows. These tips will make the process as painless as possible. Below are a few ways to get your windows looking new again.
Rotted Wood Frames. This effect can be caused by moisture, heavy rain, or snow melt, or even high humidity. Older homes are more prone to this problem, and replacing the entire window is an expensive option. You can save money by replacing the corner joints instead. Simply pry the joint apart and replace the filling with new. Gently reassemble the frame. The repair should be minimal and cost effective. And remember that your window should remain functional and attractive in the meantime.