Window Rot- Dutchmen’s and Window Restoration in New york

replacing rotten wood on window
replacing rotten wood on window

 

custom storm windows
custom storm windows

 

restored sash, sills and frame
restored sash, sills and frame

 

Julien is chiseling out some rot and will dutchmen a piece of heart wood Pine into the cavity. He uses a three to one or four to one ratio on windows and doors. ( three times along the grain and one time across the grain) On a wooden Boat its twelve to one.

http://www.urbanboatworks.com

Published by Dana Carini

Sailing thru water. restoring and refinishing wooden boats and homes. Handcrafting a collection of last a lifetime- inheritable objects. ( worldsendny) Inspiration comes from the places we sail, the people we meet and the history of long ago.

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