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Apply a mosquito net on a window

Protect yourself from mosquitos and other insects by installing a mosquito net on your wall.

Do you want to protect yourself from mosquitos and flies without ruining your house decoration? Learn how to install a mosquito net in any window of your house independently of its material or shape.

WHAT YOU NEED

MATERIALS

- Construction adhesive (e.g. UniBond No More Nails)
- Mounting tape (e.g. UniBond No More Nails On a Roll)
- 2 plywood strips 21x21x2400 mm
- Mosquito net

TOOLS

Corner clamps, Sandpaper, A pencil, Scissors, A cloth, Jigsaw, Tape measure

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Get your Materials

You will need mounting tape (e.g. UniBond No More Nails On a Roll), Construction adhesive (e.g. UniBond No More Nails), 2 plywood strips 21x21x2400 mm, corner clamps, mosquito web, a cloth, a pencil, a jigsaw, a meter tape, scissors and sandpaper.

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STEP 1

Measure and mark the window

Measure the dimensions of your window frame with a tape measure. Mark the measures on the wood to be cut.

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STEP 2

Cut the wood strips

Cut the wood with the dimensions you’ve got in the previous step. On the corners of each strip, make cuts with 45º.

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STEP 3

Sand and clean the surface

Sand the surfaces you cut and clean with a cloth all the surfaces to be glued.

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step 4

Glue the wooden strips

Apply construction adhesive (e.g. UniBond No More Nails) in a linear way on the strip faces you’ve cut with a 45º. With corner clamps, make pressure on the adhesion. Repeat the action with the other clamps on the remaining 3 corners of your frame. Let it dry for 24h.

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STEP 5

Glue the mosquito net to the wooden strips

Apply the mounting tape (e.g. UniBond No More Nails On a Roll) along the wooden strips. Then place the mosquito net on top of the tape, pressing gently to glue it well.

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STEP 6

Clean the surface

To assure a better adhesion, clean with a cloth the window surfaces where you will glue the frame with the mosquito web

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STEP 7

Glue the mosquito net to the window

Cut the mounting tape in small pieces (8 cm long) and add 3 pieces to each side of the outer frame: At the center, top and bottom of each side. Then glue the window frame with the mosquito web on it, pressing firmly for 10 seconds.

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STEP 8

That’s it!

Let it dry for 24h and it’s done! Your mosquito net will protect you for unwanted flies and mosquitos and make your life much more relaxed! Now that you have learned how to install a mosquito net, make sure to seal your window.

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