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Old 08-12-2012, 05:14 PM   #1
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DIY Insulating Window Quilts

Design your own insulating window quilts winter will be here soon. There are two window insulation treatments in this article. The second one is a rigid insulated panel.
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im thinking im going to put reflectix stuff over the windows this fall. mostly just the huge dinette windows, bedroom, kitchen windows.
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Now that I'm older I can admit that I kind of think the quilting idea might work--its just that how to sew quilts was another of those days that I played hooky
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We want to see you build a quilt to enclose your bus in, jack...
Waiting for the pics.
Esp of the hand sewing...
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HE HE '49, maybe I'll go to kollige and learn how to quilt--then I could quilt a slide out rather than melting one together
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HE HE '49, maybe I'll go to kollige and learn how to quilt--then I could quilt a slide out rather than melting one together
Cool I get to Meet Ol Trunt ...Since App. State is just right up the road
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OH, don't think they'll let me in there--something about needing to be able to read and write and behave.
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OH, don't think they'll let me in there--something about needing to be able to ... behave.
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Glad I provided a good laugh for all You're right, and the other half is being able to laugh at yourself.
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