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post #1 of 4 Old 04-13-2014, 03:17 PM Thread Starter
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I installed replacement windows in my house and am in the process of trimming them out. Question I have about the stool is do you install on top of the frame the window is sitting on or would you install it flush with the bottom frame.
The reason I ask is because if the window ever had to be replaced , you would have to remove the stool.
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The way I do it is to butt the stool to the window, and it gets supported with an apron below.








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The stool sits on the frame in front of the window. And yes, you have to remove it to replace the window. Unless you have some strange arrangement. Got a pic?
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That would depend on how the bottom of the window is set up, pics would help a lot. I've done them both ways: sitting on the frame butted up to the sash, or ripped down and butted to the edge of the frame and supported by an apron.
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