Advice 1: How to make wooden window frames

The window frame is a fairly complex design, so to make the window frame, the characteristics of which will be fully compliant with the parameters of the factory counterparts, is problematic. This process will require not only professional knowledge and skills, but also special equipment. However, to make a window frame for such a space as a veranda, a sauna or balcony is possible by hand.
How to make wooden window frames
You will need
  • Board;
  • beams;
  • electric planer;
  • - manual mill;
  • - hammer;
  • - chisel;
  • - joiner's glue;
  • - electric drill;
  • - loop;
  • - window corners.
Make the necessary measurements of the window opening.
Make a box for your window. To accomplish this we planed Board is selecting the groove so that the profile Board got a G-shaped. To make a groove you can use an electric planer.
Saw the Board into four parts in accordance with the size of the window opening.
Join the parts of the box together. The most reliable is the connection "thorn-groove". Saw on the boards that will be placed horizontally in the window opening, spikes, and the vertical grooves. In order for the connection was the most accurate for this type of work it is recommended to use a manual mill.
Carefully RUB the junction of carpenter's glue and insert the details of the box at each other. Wait until the glue dries.
Drill at the end of the connection parts hole and insert the glue coated wood pin. This will provide a rigid connection of parts and saving 90-degree angle.
Install the assembled box into the window opening.
Make a profile hardwood frame with a hand mill or an electric planer. The profile view depends on the desired amount of glass in your window frame. The upper groove of the profile inserts glasses. The lower is the response of the box.
Measure the dimensions of the window frame. Note that for smooth closing and opening between the frame and box leave a gap of 1-2 mm. we Split the profile into segments of a desired length. Make the spikes and grooves, similar to those that were made for a window box. Join the parts of the frame, fluff them with glue. Install at the joints with wooden pins. To strengthen the construction, use metal window corners.
Insert the pre-prepared glass. Install the hinges on the frame and the box.
Paint the wooden parts moisture proof paint.

Advice 2: How to make window frames

Modern technology greatly simplify our lives, because today it is quite possible to make the window frame with his hands. If you will produce window frames on an industrial scale, for this case it is enough to have a manual mill or planer. Consider the production of two-wing Windows.
How to make window frames
You will need
  • Board section 50h150 mm, timber with section 50 × 50 mm, of glass of a certain size, elektrorubanok.
Take the well dried planed Board, it will prevent warping of the window or shrinkage.Make a carton for wooden Windows. For its production can use the Board section 50h150 mm. On the Board make a groove so that the profile Board had a G-shaped. The resulting ridge will contribute to the tightness of the window. Use for this work the planer.
Then, in accordance with the size of the window opening, sawed a Board into 4 pieces and connect them together. It is best to make such a connection using direct tongue and groove direct. To create this connection, you need to cut a tenon on one Board (which will have a horizontal position), and on the other a groove. This work can be made using a saw, hammer and chisel or use manual cutters. Then miss carpenter's glue the joints and assemble the box.During Assembly it is important to ensure the connection of the parts at an angle of 90 degrees. To ensure a rigid connection drill a hole at the end and paste it with glue smeared wooden pin. The corners to the ends of the install window metal corners to reinforce the box.After the glue dries, the box is ready.
Now you need to make a window frame by using a beam with a cross section of 50x50 mm. the Sequence of its manufacture is the same as the box.Make a profile with a router or planer.To frame is easily opened and closed, the desired clearance between the frame and the frame of 1-2 mm.
Next you need to cut the profile on the workpiece and to cut tongue and groove connection.
The connection parts of the frame is the same as in the case with box.
Insert the glass, install the hinges on the frame and the box.All, window frame, hand made, ready. When the wooden window is assembled, it must be treated and painted to protect from moisture.
Wooden box made with your own hands can be used on verandas, balconies, in the bath, ie where the wooden box will perform the function of protection from the environment. Consider the manufacture of single-wing wooden Windows with their hands. Now consider the design of the wooden window. The window consists of a wooden box, which is attached to the window opening and the frame with glass. Box can be made of boards, for example a cross section of 50x150mm.
Useful advice
Therefore, without special equipment, to produce a frame of wood, like the one that is sold in stores, is unlikely to succeed. But for areas in which special requirements for Windows are not presented, it is possible to make a frame with your hands. Consider how to make the window frame with his hands, in a home workshop. To start zamahnemsya the manufacturer the simplest, single, structure. Everyone knows that the wooden frame eventually crack.
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