"David, I live in Northern Utah, not too far from the Bay area, so if you ever have a training, I would be very interested in attending.
I also hope the window summit can help people to see the value in their historic windows. It's a constant…"
"Morning Bill, Thanks for the appreciation and your appreciation of 'wavy glass'. I'm self-tought too. John Leeke is a great resource for those seeking restoration knowledge. I hope this window summit up's the value in…"
Oh contrare, windows are for opening and getting fresh air. Now some people are effected by pollen, and others are dust storms (Google Phoenix dust storm) and some homes might have to much moister, for these issues 'filtered' ERV…"
Some of the things you say are true, but you have a limited scope.
Personally, I cool my 120 year old adobe home with "fresh" air by opening every one of my wavy glass windows in the evening and closing them before I go to work in the…"
"David, I share your passion for wavy glass wooden framed windows. The quality materials and craftsmanship of these historic treasures are nearly unattainable in today's marketplace. I am "self-taught" from information gleaned from…"
"Until people get that their homes are best kept SEPARATE from the outdoor environment, windows will be an energy and durability expensive proposition whether replacing or repairing. People shortsightedly think they "save" money…"
Historical Window Energy Efficiency Upgrade Standards? My name is David Clark, and I am an artisan/craftsman and the Old House Window Wright, out in Northern California. I'm also a long time home performance enthusiast. I have been rehabilitating and weather-stripping (WS) historic and period houses, especially 'wavy glass' windows, for 30 years. I restore windows to the Secretary of the Interior Standards, plus a little more to better shed moisture, and then I WS them and address thermal…See More
"Yes John, I have 25 years of experience using two-part marine epoxy. I live in Sacramento, California and work in Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay Area. I use the Smith & Co. epoxy system out of Richmond California. It is sold in local…"
"Hi David, thanks for joining, HEP and the Historic Home group, especially. Preserving existing, historic fenestration while reducing thermal loss is a big interest of mine. Please feel free to launching any discussion threads. Part of our…"
Hi David, thanks for joining, HEP and the Historic Home group, especially. Preserving existing, historic fenestration while reducing thermal loss is a big interest of mine. Please feel free to launching any discussion threads. Part of our mission here is to come up with illustrations of best practices for doing stuff, and a discussion thread is often a good way to get one or evern several best practices out there and discussed and ultimately solidified. Thanks again!
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