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How To Remove Pivot Lock Shoes From Tilt Windows

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How To Remove Pivot Lock Shoes From Tilt Windows
This post will go over how to remove a pivot lock shoe from a tilt window. In our example, our shoe has a coil spring balance attached, but the process works for tilt spiral balances, tilt block and tackle balances, and any other pivot lock shoe. Continue reading to learn how.

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Series 130 Extended Travel Block & Tackle Window Balance

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Series 130 Extended Travel Block & Tackle Window Balance
The Series 130 extended travel block and tackle window balance is somewhat less common balance than our Series 400 block and tackle balance. These balances may look similar, but there are some key differences that make it so these balances are not interchangeable. Continue reading to learn how to identify your balance.

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Window Parts Identification

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Window Parts Identification
Here and Window Hardware Direct, we understand how difficult it can be to find the correct replacement window parts. That's why we're here to help! Continue reading to learn more about how you can have your window parts identified!

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Spiral Window Balances Overview

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Spiral Window Balances Overview
Spiral window balances are one of the most common balance systems. Spiral window balances aid in opening windows, as well as holding windows open by utilizing a spiral-shaped rod within a tube. Continue reading to learn more about spiral window balances.

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How to Rescreen a Screen Door or Window Using a Screen Repair Kit

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How to Rescreen a Screen Door or Window Using a Screen Repair Kit
Our screen repair kit includes 36" x 84" charcoal fiberglass mesh, 25ft of 0.140" screen spline (one of the most common splines), and a spline tool. This repair kit is easy to install and is perfect for DIY screen repair projects.

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