Replacing your old sliding windows seems to be simple procedure. In contrary, you will find it tricky and annoying sometimes. We may ruin the other parts we want to keep instead of installing it on the right way. Here are several essential tips we can use while installing the new windows.
1. Measure the Opening
The case of being attached on a concrete wall is that it gives firm and strong grip. We can do the replacement without any significant problem as long as we measure the opening. It needs to be done from outset. Exact measurement prevents further problem.
2. Order the Same Brand
The importance of ordering replacement windows of the same brand is that it delivers the same details. Colours, size, and design will be accurately the same. It means we do not need to make any additional adjustment for the window. It cuts many checking procedures.
3. Check on the Frame
Concrete wall always has good grip on windows. However, it is the frame that commonly is not really strong. You cannot install a window on such frame. Check the condition and see if you need to replace the whole set. Test the strength of the frame.
4. Find the Same Material
It is also essential not only aesthetically but also technically. Wood should be match with wood and so on. The same material will bring stronger grip and this is essential for your windows strength. For safety, it is recommended that you use the same material on all parts.
5. Delivery Date
Sometimes, when we order replacement windows, we will need to wait for days before it is delivered. Check on the date and make sure that you do not have to wait too long. Wait until it is delivered before you begin the installation process.
6. Use the Same Installation Instruction
Concrete wall allows us to have fewer problems. We can install the replacement using the same instruction. We only need to make prior procedure to uninstall the targeted windows. It is pretty simple to do it. We only need exact measurement. You can do it alone.
Now, you know how to make the replacement in a safest way without endangering the entire other parts. Those tips will allow you to do things like professional. If you do not have any experience on this, you should use the tips while examining your windows and condition. Good luck with your project!