If you wake up in the morning to condensation and the inside of your windows are wet or misted up then you might start worrying. First thoughts are often around having a damp problem in your home, or the fact that your windows might be failing.
Fortunately, it isn’t always such an expensive issue and could be relatively easy to resolve. The trick, is working out what is causing the condensation in the first place. Continue reading
In this blog we will look at what double glazing is, how it works and some of the benefits of having it installed in your house. Castle Glass have been providing and installing double glazed windows in Braintree and across the region for many years. Continue reading
Replacing your windows isn’t something that we need to do very often, and it can mean a substantial investment. Therefore, it’s good to have an understand of what is involved in the process.
The first step is to pick the windows, this should take into account the age of the property, security, your own preferences and of course take into account the level of outside noise. Continue reading
Walking in a town or city is exhausting – and what better way to catch your breath than to gaze upon the display windows scattered in any big city? Some display windows are very attractive and can even tempt you to go in and buy something – regardless if it’s food or just clothing. Continue reading
There are some aspects of windows and doors that never go out of fashion, like energy efficiency and durability for instance. Fenestration trends also tend to last longer than other fashions as we don’t change our windows and doors anywhere near as often as we do home decor for instance. However trends do emerge over time and so here is an overview of what’s currently fashionable in the world of windows and doors, including window treatments that can be changed more frequently. Continue reading
Houses without windows are oppressive and dull. No natural light can enter the building, air can only filter through vents and air-con units, and the structure generally looks uninviting and like a sterile box. Continue reading
Here we will explain what is double glazing and how exactly does it work? Double glazing is a window made up of two panes of glass that are sealed to be airtight. Continue reading
Understanding energy efficiency in windows (WER)
In 2005 the British Fenestration Ratings Council (BFRC) and introduced a scheme for measuring energy efficiency in windows.
Your home is your sanctuary, and you want that sanctuary to be guarded against all the negative problems that can be thrown at it. Continue reading
For homeowners in Essex, double glazing is a wise investment and will help you save money as they will keep your home well insulated. Continue reading