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Recent Window Frame Repair reviews in Canberra

"Reliable and good communication. Job well done."

Seal join in brick wall and around window frames

$100

"Thank you James for the prompt and high quality work and for working around my schedule"

Paint 2 window frames

$300

"Hao did an amazing job, thank you so much! Will be requesting him for more jobs around the house soon! "

Help sanding wooden window frame and wall trim

$180

"Felix arrived when he said he would and did the work to a high standard with zero issues whatsoever. Highly recommended "

Window frame repair (wood rot)

$1,000

"on time, good communication, did the task required. thanks"

Fix glass window frame (in kitchen)

$30

"Chad is a very competent painter and did the work in excellent time. We are very pleased with the result. He was also very helpful with advice about other painting issues. A job well done"

Need reveals painted on nine window frames

$900

What's the average cost of a window frame repairs expert in Canberra

$159 - $452

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$159

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$300

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$452

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What do window frame repairs include?

Window frame repairs could include minor surface repairs, repainting, or even a replacement. It all depends on how damaged the surface is and what look you want to achieve. Your repairer will assess the frame and advise you on the best course of action. Here are some of the most common window frame repair services:


Wooden window frame repair

Window frame rot repair is the most common service requested by homeowners with wooden windows. The exact approach to this repair service will depend on the extent of the rot, so your handyman will start by cutting into the frame in a few places to see how deep the rot goes and how much it has spread (in some cases, it can spread into the surrounding wall structure). Your repairer may need to replace the entire frame and sill, or perhaps just remove a section that’s rotted and replace it with a fresh piece of timber. If needed, they’ll rebuild or replace your window, ensuring it fits into the cavity. Then any other wooden parts that came into contact with the rot will be treated with a preservative or sealer to help them resist further rot. Once your window frame is repaired, they’ll finish off by sanding, priming, and painting to match your other windows.


Aluminium window frame repair

While aluminium windows are less prone to damage than wood, things still go wrong. In humid environments, frame joint seals can deteriorate quickly, which can impact your room’s insulation from hot/cold air. Another common issue is latches and hooks, which may stop working, especially if they aren’t properly maintained. Your handyman will check all parts to ensure they’re clean and free from built-up dirt and grime. If any parts are damaged and impacting function, they’ll replace them with new ones.


Window frame replacement

If your window frame needs replacing, your technician will start by removing any moving parts (like the part that opens and closes) and remove the interior trim. Next, they’ll unscrew the window’s mounting hardware before slipping the window frame out. Alternatively, if the frame is nailed in place, they’ll use a metal cutting blade on a saw to cut the nails between the window frame and the property framework so they can slide out the window. Now it’s time to install the replacement window. Your window installer will use a tape measure to mark where it needs to go, ensuring a perfect fit. They’ll slide the new window frames into place, screwing or nailing them in place and caulking the seam to ensure a firm fit with no gaps.


Window frame painting

If you have older aluminium frames, chances are their colour could do with a freshen up to bring them into this century. Your window frame technician will remove any fixtures (like curtains and blinds) that might get in the way. They’ll remove any sliding/moving parts of your window then clean all the surfaces. They’ll put down a drop sheet and lay your window on top. They’ll use painters’ tape to cover the window sill and glass surrounding the aluminium frame, covering the main glass surface with paper towel. Next, they’ll prime the surface, applying 2-3 coats of spray primer. Once dry, they’ll apply the topcoat of paint, spraying about 15cm away from the surface, moving in long strokes for an even coat. They may apply up to 3 coats of paint, depending on the coverage needed, leaving 20 minutes between coats. Once dry, they’ll remove the tape and towels before replacing the window and fixtures.

Recent Window Frame Repair tasks in Canberra

Re-install window frame and patch hole on wall

$200

Canberra ACT 2601, Australia

14th Jun 2022

Two jobs in Turner ACT please: - window frame/box needs to be reinstalled following replacement of the window. It may need to be trimmed to size to fit back in - patch hole in wall next to fuse box. New fuse box was smaller than old one. I have spare timber panel we can use to patch. Might need some sort of adhesive due to wire directly behind. I have basic tools but would appreciate if you could bring a saw and any adhesives/screws/nails.

Highly recommend Dan C and would happily book him again. Very nice person, punctual/reliable, very knowledgeable and skilled. Service and quality exceeded my expectations.

Painting 4 window frames and a small wall

$400

Conder ACT 2906, Australia

7th May 2022

4 window frames require painting after removal of curtain and approx 1.5 sq meters of painting new gyprock. Paint is supplied - Due date: Flexible

Window frame sealed and door fixed

$200

Melba ACT, Australia

10th Mar 2022

I had a door installed but gap is too wide Also had a window Installed and need the surrounds sealed on the outside - Due date: Flexible

The window frame (double glazed) is leaking.

$500

Gowrie ACT, Australia

3rd Jan 2022

Window frame of our double glazed window is leaking. Leaks through frame and top of internal blind. - Due date: Flexible

Water leak from Window frame

$250

Lawson ACT, Australia

30th Sep 2021

The water leaks from the window frame when it’s rains heavier

Painting window frames and trims

$700

Curtin ACT 2605, Australia

14th Jul 2021

7 metal window frames need to be stripped and painted. Trims, skirting and doors to be painted. 3 bedroom house.

Paint window frames and sills x 3.

$200

Gowrie ACT 2904, Australia

19th May 2021

Sand back and paint three window frames and sills. Will provide funds for top quality paint separately. Happy to negotiate re the cost of this task

Window frame and window sill repair

$1,000

Harrison ACT 2914, Australia

29th May 2022

I am looking for someone to replace the internal frame on my kitchen window and then paint it - Due date: Flexible

Need reveals painted on nine window frames

$900

Hackett ACT, Australia

7th Apr 2022

Nine windows were recently replaced with double glazed windows. The wooden reveals are primed but need stopping and painting. All inside work. - Due date: Before Saturday, 30 April 2022

Chad is a very competent painter and did the work in excellent time. We are very pleased with the result. He was also very helpful with advice about other painting issues. A job well done

Repair/replace timber window frames

$5

Curtin ACT, Australia

28th Jan 2022

I have 8 old windows in my house with timber frames (of varying sizes). They all need repair, some are rotting. Looking for someone to sand, seal, paint, replace frames as necessary. I’d prefer to keep the original 1967 windows rather than replace them, if possible. Happy to discuss total cost, as I have no idea of the amount of work involved

Seal wood window frame to avoid air leak

$500

Hackett ACT 2602, Australia

16th Dec 2021

Hi We have several windows have problem of air leak due to the wood frames a bit out of shape.

Fix glass window frame (in kitchen)

$30

O'Connor ACT, Australia

2nd Aug 2021

one side of the frame is loose and falls down (see photos for details). need to put it back in place to secure the glass. just send me your offer as I dont know how much it would cost

on time, good communication, did the task required. thanks

Seal join in brick wall and around window frames

$100

Holt ACT, Australia

7th Jul 2021

House has large gap between brick wall at join - height from ground to top of roof pitch single storey home. Needs flexible filler. As do gaps at bottom of several windows where prior filler has degraded.

Reliable and good communication. Job well done.

Paint aluminium window frames

$10

Wanniassa ACT, Australia

30th Jul 2022

We want the entire houses windows frames painted inside and out. Would prefer someone with experience, just having trouble finding someone to do it. There are 10 windows and 2 sliding doors. This is just for a quote, willing to change the price, also willing to pay an hourly rate. - Due date: Flexible

Help sanding wooden window frame and wall trim

$180

Conder ACT 2906, Australia

9th May 2022

Looking for someone to finish sanding a window frame that I've mostly finished, a door frame (2040x820) then some trim/skirting. I've got the sander just not the time and my arms are also sore now haha.Please bring own protective mask and glasses/goggles. I think it should take between 2-3 hours. If it takes more I can edit the task while you're here - I just need it done either this arvo (9th) or tomorrow arvo (10th) after 4pm. Pics of the frame for reference. - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 10 May 2022

Hao did an amazing job, thank you so much! Will be requesting him for more jobs around the house soon!

Window frame and sliding door repairs

$500

Fadden ACT, Australia

14th Mar 2022

I have a leaking window frame and 2 sliding doors and 2 security sliding doors that are slightly out of sync and need adjusting to fit firmly against the frame. - Due date: Before Thursday, 24 March 2022

Paint 2 window frames

$300

Phillip ACT, Australia

20th Jan 2022

Painting of 2 x small window frames on the outside of the house. The windows are located on the 2nd level of a townhouse and I lack the skill and agility to get to the windows to paint them myself. It may be possible to remove the windows from the inside to paint them, but I don’t know how. I have the paint, brushes etc. - Due date: Flexible

Thank you James for the prompt and high quality work and for working around my schedule

Repair an unsealed window frame.

$200

Kambah ACT 2902, Australia

17th Nov 2021

Window frame in the family room has started leaking during heavy rain. Previous repair job is evident from last owner. I attempted emergency repair with caulk I had on hand. Suffice to say, it didn't work. Any help here would be greatly appreciated before the rain hits again. - Due date: Before Thursday, 18th Nov 2021

Window Frame Repairs

$1,500

MacGregor ACT, Australia

27th Jul 2021

Four wooden window frames to be repaired (preferably) or replaced: 190x96 cm, 72x96 cm, 98x96 cm, 94x96 cm.

Help stripping and painting window frames

$500

Ainslie ACT, Australia

27th May 2021

Hi, I am stripping and repainting my double hung sash windows (7 windows in total). I need help completing the job, i.e. help stripping, neutralising, applying undercoat sealant and then applying two coats of oil-based top coat. I'm partway through with the prep. I have all the materials you'll need. Looking for someone as soon as possible (note this job was posted previously and the tasker was unable to complete it). Happy to get quotes once for the final price once task is assigned. Work can take place over next few weeks as convenient.