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Old 08-24-2013, 09:19 PM   #1
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I took off the traditional plastic window well and replaced it with this one. Its 1' short. I don't get it......40' is the norm on these .


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I took off the traditional plastic window well and replaced it with this one. Its 1' short. I don't get it......40' is the norm on these .
Plus it also sticks out too far.

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Look at the shape of your well.
Looks like it distorted from pressure from where it was back filled.
Why would you want that style cover?
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Look at the shape of your well.
Looks like it distorted from pressure from where it was back filled.
Why would you want that style cover?
I had a few plastic ones that broke because of kids running around...trying to avoid that moving forward.
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You may find water and leaves getting in behind the one you have there since it's just flat.
One way to get a better fit would be to buy a sheet 4 X 8 of at least 3/4" thick PVC and scribe it from the bottom to make a perfect fit.
I'd also try attaching a strip of PVC across the back side near the wall to help keep stuff out.
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