Top Ten Reasons to Restore or Repair Wood Windows 1. Because your windows fit your house. • Quirky as they might be, your older windows fit your house. Care was taken to match the weight and style of window to the building, the trim, etc. They have expanded and contracted with the seasons. With proper weather stripping they can be made to fit and seal even better. Replacement windows have a rigid structure that fits within your window openings. Old houses move and shift over time and frequently the gaps that open up around replacement windows and the window openings result in more drafts than the original windows. 2. Because you appreciate good craftsmanship. • The true mortise and tenon construction of antique windows is … [Read More...]
Napa County Landmarks has offered walking tours of historic areas on the first Saturday of most months since the 1980s, and now you have the chance to take our tours whenever you want! Our history rich and architecturally diverse online walking tours are designed for smartphones and tablets, and will appeal to all those interested in ferreting out Napa’s historic gems and architectural landmarks.
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