Remove a Screen from Frame-Home Double-Hung Windows

It's simple once you know the trick.
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Wednesday, March 23, 2011

 Difficulty Level: Easy      Time Required: 30 seconds 

Here's How:

  1. Remove window treatments, like shades & blinds, from the window.
  2. Raise the lower sash 1" above the window frame, and tilt sash inward to a flat position.
  3. Pull the top sash down about 1" above the lower sash and tilt inward to a flat position.
  4. Pull screen in and up to get the screen out.