5 easy steps to a new windowpane

Follow our handy guide to replacing an old window frame for safety and aesthetic reasons.

5 easy steps to a new windowpane

Use the old pane as a guide to buy a new pane of glass from a supplier, or measure the opening between the rebates, then deduct 3mm from either side to allow for clearance and simple installation.

1. Remove the old pane
1. Remove the old pane
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Use a putty knife and a hammer to scrape out the old putty, then pull out the glazier’s points or nails with pliers.

Carefully remove the pane of glass.

TIP: Remove the sash to work on a flat surface without obstruction.

 
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