How do you install Andersen gliding windows?
Likewise, people ask, what is a gliding window?
Sliding windows, or gliding windows, have sashes that glide left or right in either direction in a single frame, which allows for easy use. Sliding glass windows are often found in rooms where an unobstructed view of the outdoors is desired or where maximum ventilation is needed.
Hereof, do you install replacement windows from the inside or outside?
The majority of our replacement windows are installed from the outside. In some situations it may be necessary to install from the inside. On the day of installation, your installation expert will assess your unique situation and explain the process that will best suit your home.
- Bottom shims. On the bottom the shims should go under vertical structural parts of the window to carry the weight.
- Side shims. On the sides you do not put the shims next to the horizontal structural members.
- Hinge points.
- No top shimps.
- Shims come in pairs.
- Shiming up to brick molding.
- Rough opening size.