Composite doors and windows have risen in popularity over the last few years, especially with homeowners wanting to create a more modern look for their home. But what are they and what makes them different to more traditional windows and doors? Continue reading
Not all front doors keep draughts out throughout their entire lifecycle. Some never pretended to in the first place. And some laugh maniacally at the very notion of keeping the elements at bay.
“Pah,” they say. Who do you think you are? Continue reading
The last embers of summer have faded away, and before we know it, there will be a blanket of frost on the ground and the shops will be filled with festive decorations and must-have gifts. With winter on the horizon, and temperatures set to take a tumble, it’s wise to think about keeping warm. If you don’t already have double glazing at home, have you thought about insulating your home to save money on winter fuel bills? Continue reading
Are you thinking about building a new conservatory for your home? Well, then you have certainly come to the right place. Adding a conservatory to your property is a fantastic choice. It can provide a place to relax, read a great book and of course, enjoy the sun. But it’s also a big decision and there are actually a few different design options that you can consider. Let’s explore some of the possibilities and determine which could be the right choice for you. Continue reading
If you’re the owner of a listed building and you want to make changes to the windows that the building currently has in place, extreme care has to be taken. There are regulations and guidelines that means it’s not quite as simple as tearing out the old windows and replacing them with new ones. Here’s what you need to know about the process and how to approach it in the correct and proper way. Continue reading
The first step to brightening your house is letting the natural light come in. You can easily do that with the right cleaning tips that will help you wash your windows fast and smoothly.
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
With Halloween just around the corner, we thought we’d give you some ideas for window decorations for this spooky celebration. In the UK decorating your home on 31st October is often a way to signal to children that you welcome trick or treaters, so decorating your windows is a great way to let them know you’re Halloween-friendly. Continue reading
In the UK the weather is always one of the hottest topics of conversation, mainly because of how bad it can be. Whilst we’ve enjoyed a fabulous summer this year, let’s not forget that the colder months are just around the corner and it won’t be long before the heating goes on. With energy bills also rising year on year, it’s vital that you aren’t paying for the benefit of heat that escapes from your home via your windows. Continue reading
Triple glazing is now widely used in Scandinavian countries, but is it worthwhile getting it in the UK? The answer is that it depends on several factors, so here’s the lowdown on when you might need triple glazing. Continue reading