Door Glass Window Replacement

by TaylorDoorCo on July 9, 2013

Door glass window replacement is much easier than you probably thought.  You don’t need to call a repairman to come out and fix it!  You most likely have all the tools lying around your home, all you are missing is the replacement glass.  So when your beautiful front door breaks and you need a door glass window replacement, look no further than DIY Door Store for help.

Door Glass Window Replacement Materials

  • Caulk Gun
  • Measuring Tape
  • Metal Putty Knife
  • Flathead Screwdriver
  • Power Drill
  • Work Gloves

Replacing the Door Glass Window

Make sure you have measured your door glass window and have the correct size for the door glass window replacement before you even take the door off the hinges.  The last thing you want is to be without an entry door.  This step takes no more than 2 minutes and can save you hours.  Here are the steps for a door glass window replacement.

  1. Take the door off the hinges and lay it with the exterior side down, on an elevated surface
  2. With the power drill remove all screw covers then screws
  3. Now, take the door and frame off, so the glass is by itself
  4. Remove any caulk that is left with the metal putty knife
  5. Take the old glass out and dispose of the glass section properly

Installing a New Door Glass Window Replacement

  1. Lay glass down and caulk the inside edge that connects the glass to the door
  2. Set the frame on top of the glass and turn over
  3. Line everything and place the door over the exterior and set it on top
  4. Set inside frame into place
  5. Screw the screws back into the door and place screw covers back on
  6. Put the door back on the hinges and your new entry door is all set

Where to Buy Door Glass Window Replacements

DIY Door Store offers the very best in all parts that you will need to replace that door on your own.  As stated earlier in the case of door glass window replacements, you already have all the tools laying around, but check out our great selection of actual door glass window replacements that are available at DIY Door Store!

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