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The tools and materials listed below are not supplied by the manufacturer, but are
required for proper installation of PGT® products.

Materials Required

  • Anchors (as depicted in NOA or Florida Product Approval of applicable product)
  • Sealant as specified in shop drawings
  • Backer rod
  • Non-compressible shims
  • Flashing (where applicable)
  • Visqueen
  • Painters Tape
  • Vacuum with Hepa filter
  • Electrostatic wipes
  • Flashlight

Tools Required

  • Utility Knife
  • Caulking gun
  • Hammer
  • Tape Measure
  • Drill with drill bits
  • Impact screw gun w/ Phillips
  • P2 and P3 tips
  • Circular saw
  • Shop Vacuum
  • Level (4’ minimum)
  • Rubber Mallet
  • Silicone for Mulling
  • Perimeter Caulk (urethane base is recommended)
  • Glass Suction Cups for door panels

EPA Lead Safe Practices

The Lead-Based Paint Renovation, Repair, and Painting program is a federal regulatory program affecting contractors, property managers, and others who disturb painted surfaces. When installing PGT® products into renovated buildings, be aware that older paints may contain lead. For more information on the specific the specific building, and the proper safe handling requirements, please contact your local authorities or visit www.epa.gov/lead.

PGT® reminds you to recycle responsibly whenever possible. To properly dispose or recycle products being removed, please contact your local waste management authorities.