Buying Used Windows

veetaApril 23, 2012

I am planning on looking for used windows for my project: turning a shed into a patio/sun room. Does anyone have any tips on how I should go about this? I am planning on looking at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore, where they sell used building materials. Other than a lead test, how should I evaluate the windows? Thanks so much for any advice.

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windowsonwashington

Completeness.

They should not be selling rotted stuff so you should be fine there.

    Bookmark   April 23, 2012 at 5:24PM
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eastbay10

Patio doors both operable and stationary usually give you the most bang for the buck (Maximum glass area at the least expense) for a sun room.

    Bookmark   April 23, 2012 at 8:28PM
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veeta

Thanks--I'm considering french doors in the center flanked by windows.

    Bookmark   April 24, 2012 at 10:52AM
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