Selected Reading on Storm Windows

Procedure code:
867001R
Source:
Preservation Technology Source Book
Division:
Doors and Windows
Section:
Storm Windows
Last Modified:
08/12/2016

Articles/Papers

  • Bock, Gordon.  "(The) Sash Window Balancing Act; Sash-Weight and Tape-Balance Systems."  The Old-House Journal, September/October 1989, pp. 31-34.
  • Fisher, Charles E.  "Windows No. 9:  Interior Storm Windows: Magnetic Seal."  Preservation Tech Notes.  Washington,  D.C.:  Preservation Assistance Division, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior; and, Atlanta: Georgia Institute of Technology, 1984.  See Fisher, Charles E., and Christina Henry.  "Windows No. 15:Interior Storms for Steel Casement Windows."  Preservation Tech Notes.  Washington, D.C.:  Preservation Assistance Division, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior; and, Atlanta:  Georgia Institute of Technology, 1986.
  • Houze, William.  "Making and Hand-Fitting Wooden Storms."  The Old-House Journal, September 1989, pp. 22-26.
  • Labine, Clem.  "Storm Windows:  Avoiding the Moisture Trap." Traditional Building, September/October 1991, Vol. 4, No. 5, pp. 26-30.
  • Muchenfuss, Laura A., and Charles E. Fisher.  "Windows No. 5: Interior Metal Storm Windows."  Preservation Tech Notes.  Washington, D.C.:  Preservation Assistance Division,  National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior; and, Atlanta:  Georgia Institute of Technology, 1984.
  • Poore, Patricia.  "Replacing Old Windows, Good News and Bad News."  The Old-House Journal, April 1982, pp. 71, 89-91.
  •  ________.  "Storm Windows, Do You Really Need Them?"  The Old-House Journal, April 1982, pp. 71, 80-83.
  • Technical Staff, OHJ.  "Restoration Products News:  Interior Storm Windows; Unusual Glass; Shutters, Shades, & Blinds; Prime (Replacement) Windows; Storm Windows; Old-Fashioned Miscellany."  The Old-House Journal, April 1982, pp. 92-95.
  •  ________.  "Talk to Me of Windows."  The Old-House Journal,  April 1982, pp. 73-76.
  • Technical Staff, TB.  "Storm Windows:  Meeting the Needs of the Historic Market."  Traditional Building, September/October 1993, Vol. 6, No. 5, pp. 42-45.
  • Trissler, Wayne, and Charles E. Fisher.  "Windows No. 3: Exterior Storm Windows:  Casement Design Wooden Storm Sash."  Preservation Tech Notes.  Washington, D.C.: Preservation Assistance Division, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior; and, Atlanta:  Georgia Institute of Technology, 1984. 

Books

  • Belle, John, John R. Hoke, and Stephen A. Kliment, eds. Traditional Details for Building Restoration, Renovation,  and Rehabilitation; From the 1932-1951 Editions of  "Architectural Graphic Standards".  New York:  John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1991.
  • Fisher,Charles E, Window Rehabilitation Guide for Historic Buildings  Preservation Assistance Division, National Park Service. 1997
  • The Window Handbook: Successful Strategies for Rehabilitating Windows in Historic Buildings   Revised edition, 2008.
Last Reviewed 2016-08-12