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Windows, Screens and Bears oh My!

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Windows, Screens and Bears oh My!

Just kidding, there aren't bears.  Only the calling of summer nights and open windows letting in fresh air...and fresh bugs. Keep your house fresh, and naturally cooling that awesome crib of yours by opening your windows...but with great power, comes great responsibility. Check your window screens!  Are they full of holes? Stuffed in the basement taking cover from that nasty winter? or have they pulled a David Copperfield Vanishing the Statue of Liberty, and just vanished completely? (That jacket)   Add screens to your spring cleaning list. Either add them to install or simply re-screen them.  This is also something...

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Andersen Window & Door Parts and Hardware

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Andersen Window & Door Parts and Hardware

Hey so, Andersen Window and Doors has been around for a couple of hot minutes.  Actually since 1903!  Andersen Windows is one of the most installed windows in the USA.  There is a wide range of window parts that will eventually need to be replaced.  Finding the right stuff, can be daunting but not impossible.  Here at Window Repair Systems / Window Hardware Direct we can help research and lead you in the right direction.    Here are some of the Andersen Windows series that we can help find parts for: E-SERIES Aluminum exterior clad wood windows and doors with custom colors, exotic species...

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Rigid Glazing for Window Repair

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Rigid Glazing for Window Repair

You ever have a window where the little plastic piece around the glass snapped off, or was just completely gone?  Yeah, those things are super difficult to match up and find a replacement.  But, not all hope is lost in finding rigid glazing or weatherstripping.  This stuff comes in a variety of colors and many sizes.  One is listed here.     Most of the Rigid glazing can be popped in and out gently with a flat head screwdriver.  This can also be cut to length.  Since this item has so many different options and sizes, we have a limited amount...

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Silverline Window Balances

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Silverline Window Balances

Silverline window balances aren't made anymore!  I know, right.  Its exactly what you've been looking for but cant find the replacements to fix your Marvin windows.  Luckily we have found a solution.  Our series 350, block and tackle with the correct attachment will replace the Silverline window balance.  This balance isnt listed online yet, but general block and tackle balances can be found here.     Ask us for more info, as we can help you get the best attachment for what you need.  Silverline tilt windows have some specifics that need to be looked for and we are ready to...

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Marvin Windows Balance Shoe Replacement

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Marvin Windows Balance Shoe Replacement

Do you have a Marvin Window that tilts?  The shoes on this window can break or degrade over time.  But this isn't just an ordinary balance shoe.  This has to be the weirdest shoe we've seen in a long time.  Look at the back of this thing, its in a triangle-ish form to ride in the Marvin Jambliner.   Luckily this item isn't too bad to replace and wont break the bank either. Check it out here.   Marvin Windows, is one of the leading window and door manufactures in the USA.  So when something goes wrong with your windows, just remember...

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