Window Restoration Series

Antique cast iron architectural hardware is beautiful, but what's the best way to protect it from rusting? Would you believe it may be as simple as giving it a bath? I picked up this method of treating cast iron many years ago while working in a window restoration shop. It's...
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Back in November we shared or progress on our Window Restoration project, and then we got distracted by other projects.This is the way of our home blogging and DIYing since the beginning. We start projects and then other projects take priority, so we stop projects. And sometimes we stop them...
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We're very excited to report real and discernible progress on our window restoration project. Long at last! Yes, it's true! Can you believe it?This project that we've been planning for and talking about taking on for a dozen years is finally underway. Not only is it in progress, the progress...
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What's the best way to remove 130 year old glazing and paint from wavy glass antique window sash?While it may not be something you ask every day, it's a good question if you've ever wanted to restore an old window or salvage old glass. And quite possibly the right answer...
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Things have been pretty quiet here on the blog lately, but we've been hard at work on several projects. Rather than keep waiting until everything is done, we wanted to share an update to start getting you caught up. If you've been a reader here for a while you may...
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