How to Install Vinyl Window
First measure your old window. If you need help on making proper measurements, please click here. Next, follow the instructions and video tutorials below to learn how to install your new window.
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|1.) Remove old aluminum window panes and vertical meeting rail.
2.) Place the new vinyl window into the frame to make sure it fits correctly. Then remove it from the frame.
3.) Put a bead of polyurethane caulk around the old aluminum window frame. leave two or three 3″ gaps at the bottom to allow moisture to leak out.
4.) Place the vinyl window into the frame so that it pushes up against the caulk and creates a seal.
5.) Adjust the window so that it is level, and the sliding panel operates smoothly.
6.) Drill 4 screws through the right and left side of the vinyl frame into the the wall to hold it in place.
7.) Spray expanding foam into the interior gap around the frame for insulation.
8.) Place trim around the outside of the interior of the frame to cover up the gap between the vinyl frame and the wall.
9.) Put siliconized acrylic sealant in the gap between the trim and the wall to create a smooth seal.
10.) Put additional polyurethane sealant around the outside of the exterior of the frame as needed to ensure a good seal between the wall and the window frame.
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