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Heather
Remove Window and then Returning
Heather

I'm looking to remove a basement ingress/egress window in order to allow movement of a larger installation piece that won't make the turn on the basement stairs. The window itself is in good shape and would be fine to reinstall after.

Most of the tutorials I've seen don't seem to take into account keeping the original window in good condition for reinstalling. I'm looking to take any available precautions so I can get this piece installed and remove and then return my window without having to replace it.

Can anyone recommend one or items to take into consideration if you want to keep the original window functional?

Jack
Re: Remove Window and then Returning
Jack

First remove the window sash.

 

Jack

Heather
Re: Remove Window and then Returning
Heather

Jack - I have remodeled bathrooms, replaced drywall and refinished wood floors.

I wouldn't have come here asking if it was something as simple as what I have to do to clean the window. I need to remove the entire window without damaging it or the frame and I'm looking for help on how to do that.

 

Jack
Re: Remove Window and then Returning
Jack

After the sash is removed check the siides to see if it is install with screws through the sides or nailed. If screws, re move them then any cauking then slid the frame out. If nailed, use a sawzall beteen the window frame and opening to cut the nails.

 

Jack

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