Steps

  • If using 1” stock, rip cut to ~2” width []
  • Cut frame (rip cuts too if using 1” x 4”)

Shop list

Materials

  • Framing wood (pine, cedar, or mahogany)
  • Molding
  • Exterior glue (waterproof yellow like Titebond III), or gorilla wood glue hf: $6
  • Screen (aluminium or fiberglass)
  • Foam insulation (maybe get enough to redo storm windows)
  • Primer (check what we have)
  • Finish (check what we have)

Have

  • 0.75” x 3.5” (pine?)
    • 6’
    • 2x 28”

Tools

  • clamps
  • staple gun + staples + 3/4” brads hf: $8
  • miter box/saw hf: $6
    • can likely do without, though it would be nice to have
  • Planer

Measurements

  • Bedroom windows: 33.75”w x 32.5”h
  • Living room windows: 22”w x 32.5”h

Cut calculations

References

Build

General

Other home depot stuff:

2x4s for saw horses