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How to Replace Broken Window Glass

Just last day our window glass got broken by our pet dog. Having broken windows replaced does not have to be expensive or stressful. Fixing this one is an easy things since you can also do it by yourself.

Knowing how to properly remove and replace a broken window will save not only time, but also money, effort, and even injury. Removing and replacing windowpanes is not difficult; however, you must have the proper knowledge and skill to complete the job correctly. There is more to it than simply inserting a new windowpane and smearing putty. This article will teach you how to prepare glass, install glass, add the finishing touches, and replace the glass on doors.

Step 1 – Removing Broken Glass
To simply remove a cracked pane of glass, remove the putty in order to remove the broken glass. The next step is to remove the old putty from the window frame with wither a wood chisel, putty knife, or jackknife. Remove every trace of the putty.

Even if the windowpane isn’t a large one, use protective gloves when you remove the frame. After it is removed, place it on a flat surface. Then remove the broken glass. Gloves will protect your hands against cuts. Though monotonous, the simplest way to clear the pieces of a shattered windowpane is by plucking each single broken piece out one at a time.

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