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Recent Window Frame Repair reviews in East Melbourne

"Gab is a delightful person and did an excellent job for me to repair our wooden window frame, timber frame, and a few smaller jobs too. Highly recommend Gab to anyone!"

Window frame broken

$100

"Awesome work! Would recommend:)"

Paint window frames (paint supplies by me)

$80

"Very dedicated to getting the task completed and communicated throughout the process. Really friendly and trustworthy. Recommend highly! "

Paint window frames, clean external windows.

$200

"Great job and easy comms"

Timber window frames: sanding/prepping/paintin

$650

"Prompt, work as expected. "

Glazier - Replace glass in window frame 976hx890w

$180

"Amazing! Did a fantastic job! Would definitely recommend! "

Build timber window frames

$350

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

$187 - $450

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$187

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$350

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$450

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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 East Melbourne

Leaking aluminum window frame

$100

Camberwell VIC 3124, Australia

20th Nov 2022

Leaking fixed aluminum window frame. Bottom right hand side - Due date: Before Sunday, 27 November 2022

Stop water leak through a window frame and repair damage

$750

Kew VIC 3101, Australia

4th Nov 2022

Second storey window external frame is allowing water in. This has damaged internal MDF window frame. With recent heavy rain this window leaking water has also been coursing through the internal wall cavity down into our garage causing water damage to garage ceiling plaster. - Due date: Before Thursday, 24 November 2022

Rotten window frame repair

$300

Blackburn North VIC 3130, Australia

23rd Sep 2022

Upstairs window frame house built 2004 Blackburn south need quotes to fix. Wood at moment should I replace with aluminium? - Due date: Flexible

Replace window with rotten window frame

$300

Blackburn North VIC 3130, Australia

19th Aug 2022

We notic our bedrom window wooden frame has rotten and has caused the window to be hard to open and close . Would like a quote to replace the rotten window - Due date: Flexible

Fix window frame / Install new window frame

$10

Box Hill South, VIC

24th Jul 2022

Window frame needs fixing. Looking for someone to discuss options of fixing the frame or alternative options replacing entire window etc

Repair a window frame

$200

Hawthorn VIC, Australia

16th Jun 2022

We live in apartment a few floors up in Hawthorn. The casement window in our kitchen is damaged. Two parts of the metal frame should be perfectly sealed, but as shown in the attached image, this seal has been breaking apart (see the peeling near the right handle). Your task would be to fix the seal joining these two metal pieces as expected. Safety is of concern here so professionals who work with windows and similar building features would be greatly preferred. - Due date: Flexible

Metal Window frame sanding and painting

$50

Surrey Hills VIC, Australia

23rd May 2022

In the house, total 9 windows metal frame(mainly exterior, minor work for interior) need to be sanded and put new painting. Broken glass to be replaced. Exterior some metal rails need to painted shown as picture. If the job is well finished, there are more painting work for the whole house and also wardrobe surface awaiting to be done.

Repair rotted timber window frame.

$1,000

Doncaster VIC 3108, Australia

17th Nov 2022

Double storey house with timber window. Some are rotted and need repair. Happy for you to quote based on the number of windows needing to be repaired. At least 4 windows need repair but there may be more. - Due date: Flexible

Multiple window frames re-caulking and painting

$1,000

Balwyn North VIC, Australia

21st Oct 2022

I have more than 10 windows (size varies from small to big) that need re-painting and re-caulking. If you do water leak repair and exterior wall crack fix and sealing, please let me know. On-site inspection and quotation is required. Budget price here is just for the purpose of filling form. Qualified tradesman only. Thanks. - Due date: Before Friday, 28 October 2022

Water leak inside from window frame

$60

Mont Albert VIC, Australia

20th Sep 2022

There is water leak from window frame due to the heavy rain. Photos attached. Handyman needed to apply silicon around the gaps between frame and wall. Thank you - Due date: Flexible

Paint my window frames

$400

Templestowe VIC, Australia

14th Aug 2022

Need my window frames sanded and re painted from outside. Also the middle wood part to be sanded and revarnished or painted. It is under cover so can work in rain. 6 of the small windows in the pictures And 3 of the big ones Only paint will be provided - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 16 August 2022

Quality work. Not rushed and clean finish Preparation and painting skills both 10 out of 10. Thank you

Repair/replace window frame on second story

$300

Kew VIC 3101, Australia

5th Jul 2022

The window frame on one of our second story windows has warped as a result of an invasive ivy species intruding into the space between the window and the brick render wall. We'd like the frame replaced or repaired. - Due date: Flexible

Rotten window frame

$150

Camberwell VIC 3124, Australia

12th Jun 2022

Window frame appears to a bit rotten. Finding source of leak and repair.

Paint gutter & eaves & standard window frames

$500

Mont Albert North VIC, Australia

20th Nov 2022

Hi, I need someone who can help to paint external gutter & eaves & standard window frames of my home (single storey). I can supply the paint, just need someone who can assist with the labour. I can pay hourly. The house is only 16 sq. Thanks I will be there as an additional hand. - Due date: Flexible - Due date: Flexible - Due date: Flexible - Due date: Flexible

3 bd townhouse internal walls &ceilings (not doors or window frames)

$3,500

Camberwell VIC 3124, Australia

11th Nov 2022

Hello, I am looking for painting of my three bedroom townhouse. Will need walls and ceilings, skirting boards painted but not the doors or window frames. The townhouses is currently vacant so keen to get painting done soon. Looking for antique white colour, and for good quality and service. Many thanks Michelle - Due date: Flexible

Restore and rejuvenate wooden and door frame and side window frames

$100

Templestowe VIC, Australia

9th Oct 2022

Restore and rejuvenate door, door frame and side window frames Sand and oil all wood from outside - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 10 October 2022

Thanks great work

Repair window frames and casing

$1,800

Kew East VIC 3102, Australia

29th Aug 2022

I need repairs/replacements to two wooden window frames and a casing for one of the window frames, all damaged by water. - Due date: Flexible

Broken window frame repair

$250

Kew VIC, Australia

13th Aug 2022

Broken window frame needs replacement of bottom timber in a double hung window ( bottom section of the top frame)

Sand window frame

$100

Hawthorn VIC, Australia

18th Jun 2022

Unfortunately I have a timber window in my study that has jammed against the window frame. It’s on the second floor and it just needs to be sanded back about a centimetre. We don’t have a ladder or a belt sander. - Due date: Flexible

Fix wooden window frame - carpentry

$250

Camberwell East, VIC

5th Jun 2022

We have a wooden window pane that needs repairing. The piece of wood at the bottom is rotten and is falling away from the glass panes. It's the window on left in photo.

Ryan was very good - a real problem solver and committed to finishing the job with skill and care. Would recommend