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Old 01-04-2014, 03:02 PM   #1
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Where the wood meets the glass, caulk?


Got new wood windows in the spring, i live in michigan.

Where the glass meets the wood on the interior side, are you supposed to caulk or seal it?

With 0-10 degrees F they are condensating a little bit and worried about the water getting inbetween the wood and glass.

Already have the humidity cranked way down to 28% to reduce the condensation.

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Old 01-04-2014, 03:46 PM   #2
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Where the wood meets the glass, caulk?


Only thing that should be there is paint.
A big mistake people do is scrape the paint off to close to the glass.
The paint should be making the wood to glass seal.

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