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Part Two...Windows.

Discussion in 'Members' Lounge' started by Airjockie, Nov 12, 2007.

  1. Airjockie

    Airjockie Watanabe Whore!!!

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    TurboMirage YEEAAAHHH VIP

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    what a difference :)
     
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    BigJ I'm just about that action Boss. VIP

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    K there are a lot of preventive methods for weatherizing the window. Make sure they take drastic measures to do so. I am a humongous fan of back caulking every seem, inside/out, and using a barrier between the window and the frame such as moiststop, a product that is readily available at most lumber yards in both 6" and 12" rolls, and even 15" if you wanna just get that crazy.
     
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    I'm going to go around everything with a fine tipped caulking tube...and re-trim some of the windows later, then paint. They are using a roll of something for the install. I can't wait to see my first month's real heating bill after everything is done....I'm actually stoked....

    The first month I moved in, it was $442 for 22 days.....:O

    then after I added the gas furnace it dropped to $220....

    If the windows and siding can drop the heating down to $150ish a month...I'll be happy as fuck...and and and I can actually live like I did in the summer time....like having a little money to spend on fun things. :)
     
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    7 windows left to do wednesday out of 20...they kicked ass today. :)
     
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    7 windows left to do Wednesday.....out of 20. 5 of them are easy...since they are on the porch...2 of them side by side, and 3 of them side by side...so like 2 windows really. So in reality...just 4 windows left...and then I got to pound out the kitchen door, and the rest of the windows in the basement myself..
     
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    And all 5 on the porch cranks out to swing open...cool as fuck....I wasn't expecting that....:)
     
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    BigJ I'm just about that action Boss. VIP

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    sick. Wood clad windows I presume? How much did it cost?
     
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