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Suggestions for Covering Glass Block Windows | Hunker

Glass bricks, full frame

 

TOURS FEATURES DIY NEWS SAVE Home Hacks & AnswersHome Design & DecorWindows, Doors & Walls Suggestions for Covering Glass Block Windows By Phyllis Benson SAVE Glass blocks range from transparent to opaque, providing varying degrees of light and privacy, but often shadows and movement can be seen through the each type to some extent

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How to Screen in a Porch | how-tos | DIY

Lay pressure-treated 2×4 boards around the perimeter of the porch. Use a framing square to make sure the sill plate is square. Fasten the sill plate to the concrete floor using lag bolts and concrete anchors (Image 1). Attach a layer of untreated wood on top of the sill plate to provide a base for interior trim work. Use a reciprocating saw or a handsaw to remove the sill plate from door opening.

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