BLCT 2093 - Window & Door Restoration, 3 Credits

Level: Lower

This course discusses the materials and techniques historically used in the construction of residential windows and doors, and methods commonly used in their restoration. We will cover maintenance issues, glazing options, hardware, wood sash restoration, sill replacement, painting, weather stripping, interior/exterior storm windows, and energy efficiency, as well as appropriate replacement of missing/damaged parts. Appropriate wood species and wood quality issues will be covered.