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  1. Remodeling
    I live in a historical district in Tampa, Florida. My home is on the historical registry. As of this moment, it has vinyl siding over the original, rotten wood slats. We wanted Hardiboard, but are not allowed. We are supposed to replace only the damaged wood - which will essentially be all...
  2. Windows, Siding and Doors
    I’m installing Andersen 400 series woodwright replacement windows in our 120 year old house. Just when you think you’ve measured everything I have run into a problem with the window depth. I took the interior stops off, took out the sashes and cords and lifted the new window into place. Fit...
  3. Windows, Siding and Doors
    I am replacing windows in an old house that has brick exterior walls. The brick is soft and crumbles when I try to use tapcon screws. Anyone have a suggestion on fastening the windows to the brick? I was thinking of drilling a hole in the brick and inserting a plastic sleeve that I coat with...
  4. Windows, Siding and Doors
    I'm looking at replacing two very old windows (over 20 years old) to the new vinyl. It will be a custom size 31 1/2" X 57". Which one of the two brands would you choose and why? Thermastar by Pella at Lowes OR, American Craftman by Andersen at HD? I will buy the double hung LoE. Your...
  5. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone, I wanted to say hello and introduce my company, Joseph T. Pink Window & Door Company, to this forum. We're a replacement window and door installer in Chicago, serving the city and suburbs. We mainly replace vinyl and aluminum windows and patio doors. We also offer entry doors...
  6. Marketing & Sales
    So how is everybody going to exploit the 30% credit (up to $1500.00) for new window installations? Anybody got a link to the law and how to make it work for us and for the consumer? :thumbup:
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