And now let’s take a closer look at how to install plastic windows in a wooden house with your own hands, using a casing.
Features of installation of plastic windows in wooden walls
Cutting the ridge at the ends of the window opening must be treated very responsibly by performing markup using a level. Any deviation from the vertical and inaccuracies in the “ridge-groove” junction will adversely affect the work of the okosyachki, disrupting its free movement along the wall.
After making ridges, you can start making window carriages. These are wooden planed bars with a section of 150×100 mm. At their ends, it is necessary to make cuts 5×5 cm in size to insert horizontal jumpers (board 150×50 mm with two spikes on the ends).
When making the casing box, note that its height when assembled should be less than the height of the window opening by 7-8 cm. (more…)