Installation Guide

Installation Guide

Window Styles and Terms

Installation Labels -
New Construction and Replacement Windows

Hardware, Tools and Materials
Replacement Windows

Hardware, Tools and Materials
New Construction Windows

Measuring
New Construction and Replacement Windows

Removal of Existing Windows
Replacement Only
Removing the Existing Window
Removing the Frame

Preparing the Opening
Replacement Only

 

 

Proper installation of your windows is essential to window performance. Viwinco provides a number of different how-to references to help make
the job as simple and clear as possible, whether you're a contractor, builder, or do-it-yourselfer. 

  1. Follow the instructions printed on the window labels on the shipped windows. These labels are also accessible on our website;
    just click the links on the left for New Construction Installation or Replacement Installation, and download the pdfs. 
  2. Click on any of the menu items under New Construction Installation or Replacement Installation to the left to find the
    information you're seeking, from measuring the opening to window removal and more.
  3. Click here to access the step-by-step, illustrated installation instructions, including details
    about flashing and shimming, that appear in our Architectural Catalog.