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  1. Replacing Basement Windows

    Windows and Doors
    I'm replacing the original windows in my unfinished basement and wanted to make sure I'm ordering the correct size. However, I notice that the bottom of the windows has concrete finished sloping up towards the window (see pics, sorry the photos are rotated). In ordering the replacements, do...
  2. Increase size of existing window opening (make a window taller)

    Building & Construction
    I recently had new windows installed and the contractor made a frustrating mistake: when he measure the size of the opening, he measured at the outsides of the opening. As this is a 100+ year old house, it turns out that the framing sags a bit at the middle of the window. The new window is...