Windows and Garage Doors
Course 18

About the course

Windows come in a huge variety of styles, materials and sizes. This lesson begins by discussing how window size is expressed then covers the proper installation of a window in the framed wall. The parts of a window are reviewed along with their function. The materials used in windows are covered next. How manufacturers solve problems with thermal transfer and the glazing options used to make windows more energy efficient is discussed in detail. The types of windows commonly found are shown. This includes, single and double-hung windows, along with awning, casement, jalousie, and bay windows. The last part of the lesson covers garage doors including how they are made, installed, and their quality.

Course 18: Windows and Garage Doors

  • Chapter 1: Window Parts 4:30 (8.8 MB)
  • Chapter 2: Window Materials 2:35 (5.2 MB)
  • Chapter 3: Types of Windows 2:18 (5.7 MB)
  • Chapter 4: Overhead Garage Doors 2:42 (5.4 MB)

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