Completing Repair to Wooden Window Frame

Repainted Window Frame - Upper Left

Two days ago I showed you how I went about using Elmer's Carpenter's Wood Filler product to fill the holes in one of our bedroom's window frames. These holes were caused by removing the screws from a pair of anchor or mounting brackets for  window coverings as I installed new window coverings with the brackets installed in a different position. The picture below shows the condition for one area of the upper vertical portion of the window frame for one of the bedroom windows after I had … [Read more...]

How To Repair Holes in Window Frames

Holes and Paint Overlap on Window Frame

A little more than a week ago I wrote a few articles about the new Kenney Truly Cordless Roman Shades which I installed on the window frames in one of our bedrooms. As you will have seen if you read that short series of product review articles, I decided to use the hybrid mounting options which saw me: remove the anchor or mounting brackets of the existing window coverings from the outside of the top vertical portion of window frame, and install the anchor or mounting brackets for the … [Read more...]

Kenney Truly CordFree Roman Window Shades – Hypbrid Mount

Placement of the Mounting Brackets for the Hybrid Installation Approach

In our previous article reviewing the Kenney Truly CordFree Roman Shades,  we showed our efforts and results for what Kenney calls an outside mount; that being where the anchoring or mounting hardware and the curtain assembly is placed on the outside of the top horizontal part of the window frame. There are two other alternative installation positions for this new window covering product from Kenney; inside and hybrid. The hybrid installation is similar to the inside alternative in that … [Read more...]

Product Review – Kenney Truly CordFree Window Shades Review

Pilot Holes Drilled for Window Shade Anchoring Hardware

In the prior article in this product review series, we began our review of the new Truly CordFree window shades product line from Kenney focusing on its product features and benefits. Today, I wanted to focus on the installation and appearance. For me, the first step of course was to remove the existing window shades and associated hardware. Notice that the old window shade anchors are on the top of the window frame. As you will see this will leave a pair of oles each as I will be … [Read more...]

Safety and Saving Energy With Cordless Window Curtains

Old Window Curtains

A few weeks ago we were asked if we would like to receive some interior window curtains from Kenney. The focus of these interior curtains was on three areas: First, these curtains help reduce heating costs in the winter and air conditioning costs in the summer when covering the entire window, certain models more than others. I like saving money. Second, these cloth Roman type of window coverings can easily be removed and washed by the use of velcro as part of the assembly. I like easy and … [Read more...]

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