My house is built with Metal Window frames.
I want to put 2 Double Hung Windows side by side in the same opening.
I can order a Vinyl piece to slide between the 2 windows.
My question is how do i brace the Vinyl piece between the windows so there
will be no movement between the 2 windows.
Can i put a screw in the Head & Sill of the window next to the middle piece
to make it secure ?
You also need to think about keeping the elements out, search for
mulling a window.
..through the use of electrical or duct tape, achieve the configuration in the
You should frame all four sides of the window(s). At the very least,
this means a sistered pair of 2x4s between your two side-by-side
windows, with appropriate flashing & weatherstripping. You can cover
this framing any way you like; with the vinyl, for instance.
If you don't have room for proper framing, the window widths need to be
reduced to allow for it.
You shouldn't butt two double hung windows together without something
solid between them.
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