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wintry

How to Winter-Proof Your Windows

If, like most of us, you want to reduce your heating bills, you’ll need to pay close attention to your windows – largely because they lose heat much…

wooden windows

Argon vs. Krypton vs. Xenon in Windows

When it comes to energy efficiency, windows are notoriously vulnerable.  Given a chance, they’ll drain the heat out of your home and into the great outdoors, far faster…

houses in a UK village

Replacing Windows in a Conservation Area

Double glazing is pretty much a modern essential, and few of us that live in a house which has it could imagine reverting to living in a home…

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What are Trickle Vents for (and do you need them?)

Over the past few decades, considerable advancements have been made in the art of draught-exclusion.  Modern windows are airtight, which is great – in terms of energy-efficiency. Unfortunately,…

Why is There Condensation Between My Window Panes?

A steamed-up window is quite a common sight in modern homes – particularly if it’s cold outside and you’ve got the heating cranked up.  As the airborne moisture…

How to Choose a Window Installer

You’ve thought long and hard about new windows for your home; you considered style, materials, energy efficiency and price. Now you have them bought and ready it can…

How to Choose Curtains that Will Help Soundproof Your Home

There are many reasons you may want to soundproof your home. While sound is great at opportune times – we all love hearing the voices of our loved…

water condensation

Why Does My Double Glazing Get Condensation On the Inside?

Is there condensation on the inside of your windows? Have you noticed that your windows are wet on the inside in the morning? This can be a worrying find (understandably) but…

Why Does Double Glazing Help to Keep Us Cool in Summer?

Double glazing is found in offices, homes and government buildings across the world, thanks to its remarkable insulative properties.  It will considerably outperform a single, ordinary pane of…

Why Are Double-Glazed Windows Filled With Argon?

When it comes to thermal efficiency, windows are among the most vulnerable points in any home. It’s through these sheets of glass that so much of the heat…