History of Window Shutters

Window shutters are a common accessory for exterior timber windows. Shutters add character to your home’s exterior while being a great …

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What’s the Best Colour for Exterior Windows?

Exterior windows don’t need to be plain. In fact, adding colour to your exterior adds character, and increases your homes’ curb …

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How Do You Dress a Window?

Dressing a window brings many benefits to your home – they don’t just make it look pretty. Adding curtains or blinds …

How To Upcycle Old Windows

We imagine many of you will be revamping your home when spring comes around – DIY jobs are perfect for this …

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Feng Shui for Windows

You might have heard that the eyes are the windows of the soul. Well, when it comes to Feng Shui, the …

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Which Type of Glazing for Noise Reduction?

There are several different sorts of glazed window available. There are traditional single-paned windows, which comprise just the one sheet of …

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Window Treatments for Autumn 2019

A great set of windows deserves the right treatment. Modern homeowners can avail themselves of an unprecedented range of options: there …

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What Is the Difference Between Wet Rot and Dry Rot?

Rot is bad news. When this happens to the structural elements of your house, it can spell disaster! But even if …

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Do Glass Windows Protect against UV Rays?

Ultraviolet radiation refers to light that is at a higher frequency on the electromagnetic spectrum than the light we can see. …

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When to Replace your Windows

A good set of windows will last for decades, providing consistent draught exclusion and insulation throughout that lifespan. But as with …