How To: Replace sash cords in double hung windows

Replace sash cords in double hung windows

Windows are the eyes to the home's soul. Keeping your windows attractive and in good working order will only add value to your residence.

Older double-hung windows use cotton cords and counter weights to help lift and lower the window sashes. Over time, the sash cords can deteriorate from sun, dirt and layers of paint. When one cords breaks, it is time replace the cords on both sides. Replacing both will ensure that the window is balanced equally on both sides. For complete, step-by-step instructions for this DIY project, watch this friendly and straightforward video tutorial.

Replace sash cords in double hung windows

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