Read through step-by-step tutorials to help you prepare for any installation pertaining to your window.
Don’t replace those drafty old windows, here’s how to weatherstrip your double hung windows instead.
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shows the proper way to install a new window into an old—and oversized—doorway opening
Adding window trim with This Old House host Kevin O'Connor
See how Marvin let the light and ocean views into Season 41’s Westerly House.
Tom Silva teaches three apprentices from our Generation NEXT program how to install a window sash replacement kit.
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shows how to securely fasten outdoor containers to masonry
In this how-to video, learn the correct way to install a waterproof window with This Old House general contractor Tom Silva.
Although basement and attic conversions differ in many ways, they share a common and critical component: the egress window. Read on to learn the things to consider before installing an egress window in your lower level or basement.
If your basement includes habitable space, it is required to have a means of egress for safe escape. Here’s how we chose the right doors and window wells for the luxuriously outfitted basement at the TOH 2018 Idea House.
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva installs interior window trim using hand tools
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shows how to properly mount window boxes, and This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook shares expert planting tips.
A quick guide to fixing exterior window trim without replacing the window
In this how-to video, This Old House general contractor Tom Silva shows proper way to install a new storm window
A good storm window does the job of a replacement window, for a fraction of the cost.
Tom Silva's step-by-step instructions for one of his favorite jobs—installing window casings
From waterproofing to insulating, Tom Silva's step-by-step guide to putting in a new window