Make your home’s original windows work properly again! Instead of replacing older wood windows, learn to repair them and make them energy efficient without compromising your home’s architectural style. Through hands-on restoration of windows in the Spontaneous Celebrations building (45 Danforth Street, Jamaica Plain), learn to disassemble double-hung windows, replace ropes, and install weather-stripping. We will also discuss methods to restore sashes and reinforce loose joints.
Vincent Dorio has been a carpenter for more than 20 years. He has worked on small and large remodeling projects as a carpenter, supervisor, and manager. He is now the Receiver for the Reuse Center at BBR.