Jacob Haller (jwgh) wrote,
Jacob Haller
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Window replacement

Today some workmen came and replaced the fourteen windows in my apartment. This was quite welcome, as the old ones were not in very good shape and did not do a particularly good job keeping the elements out. (My landlord said that they were 110 years old.)

I took some pictures, so if you are interested in such things for some reason, here they are.

Here we see the old window in the guest room/office. Note stick used to keep it open.


And here is its replacement:


Here's what the kitchen wall looked like after the old windows were removed:


Ah, much better.


No windows in the bedroom:


Windows in the bedroom:


The upshot is that my rent will be going up $50/month, but I think it will be worth it this winter, especially given what heating costs are likely to be.
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