Introduction: Duct Tape Window Insulation

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I currently live in a rented apartment and the windows in my living room are not sealed, so during the cold weather months they became a prime spot for energy loss. Leaking problem is from loose fitting window sashes. I think duct tape can be easily installed around the edge and frame of the window. So let`s create this barrier between the outdoor air and the inside of my home, helping block air leaks that lead to high heating costs.

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Open the window. Wash surface of sashes and frame of the window and give them enough time to dry completely.

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Install duct tape on the frame of the window.

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Close the window. Install duct tape on the edge and frame of the window.

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Finally put some decoration with little plants.

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