How To: Install a window in a metal frame

Install a window in a metal frame

A good way to install a window in a metal frame construction is to use some light gauge angle and screw it onto the sides of the window leaving a 10mm space for plaster. A flat head, self tapping screw is used to fix the window to the frame. Watch this video tutorial for a demonstration on how to install a window in a metal frame.

The angle will also create a good window flashing.

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Thanks for the video - is there any requirement or advantage to slide timber studs inside the steel frame to strengthen the fixings?

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