Monthly Archives: June 2015

Jamb liners – Fenster FAQ

The common question we get is, do we have jamb liners for a specific brand of window?  Yes, but not that brand.  What I mean is, most brands double hung windows used a standard profile that is universal across the industry.  Yes, while there may be subtle differences in minor details, the shapes are basically the […]

How to identify your windows -Fenster FAQ

Help us help you!  Identify your windows with these helpful tips or let our experts do the work.  Windows are complicated, confusing, and technically challenging in both terminology and construction. Have I scared you yet?  Relax.  The biggest thing to wrap your head around is the window industry in not in a hurry.  Window repair […]

Window repair products – Fenster FAQ

Window repair products are offered in a variety of forms, style and categories to fit a specific need.  Fenster offers more than just replacement sashes and merely requesting a “brand” of window sash doesn’t help us get you the best product to solve your window repair issue. When you visit our site,, from the […]

Brand names and part numbers-Fenster FAQ

We make Fenster Windows, not “insert brand name” windows.  All Fenster products are after-market replications of the original model.  Yes, you did find us online because you did a search for your brand of window.  How would you have found us otherwise?  That makes us good at internet marketing, not a huge investment firm that […]

Window Sash-Fenster FAQ

 What is the sash?  We get that question a lot.  Since it’s our primary product line, we should probably go into more detail.  In simple terms, the window sash is what you open and close.  For instance, a casement window sash opens vertically from the side like a door does using a crank mechanism of […]

Window Hardware-Fenster FAQ

Replacing window hardware is usually a DIY’er project.  Its as simple as turning a few screws.  The difficulty lies in identifying the part you need.  Identifying window hardware is a tangible and visual process.  If we can’t see what you need, we can’t help!  Most window hardware is NOT brand specific.  Since most major window […]