DIY casement windows are everywhere—they’re built into every door, garage door, and garage window.
But there’s a lot of misinformation out there about what you need to know before you get started.
Read on to learn everything you need about building your own.
Casement window manufacturer, Casement Ac, has a DIY video tutorial that will walk you through building your first DIY casment window, and it includes all the tools you need.
DIY casements aren’t for everyone.
Casements are designed to protect against the sun, rain, and snow.
They are also great for indoor or outdoor work.
But for the purposes of this article, we’ll focus on outdoor work because that’s where the majority of casement work is done.
To make your own DIY casings, you’ll need to buy the right materials.
The most common materials you’ll find on the market for a DIY caster window are glass, aluminum, and plastic.
Glass casements are the most common and the most expensive option.
They’re usually more expensive than aluminum or plastic casements, but they’re also more durable and they can last for years.
Casings are available in different colors, but we’ll stick with the clear colors you see on many DIY windows because that helps you see what’s inside them.
To get started, download our Casement Caster Window Video Tutorial.