windows

An example of a bad hinges design

Not too long ago, we came across window hinges that caused the bulk of the window problems. The wood rim to which the hinges were attached is almost entirely aged. The homeowner was unable to locate the bulk of the upstairs windows. It was a backward case of a defective system covering rot. Image credit:

Double-glazing vs triple-glazing – Which should I choose for my home?

Over time, older windows and doors can gradually succumb to wear and tear. Aside from hurting the aesthetics and saleability of your home, worn windows are also more prone to condensation and heat loss, which leads to higher energy bills. If your current windows and doors are losing their luster, it’s worth enquiring about having

The evolution of blinds

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Could you imagine a hot summers day without being able to block out the sunshine? Well, probably not. Let’s delve into some interesting history of a common everyday household object, blinds! Everything You Need to Know About Blinds Blinds nowadays are an indispensable device in shielding your house from sunlight, but not everyone knows that

5 benefits of installing made to measure windows

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Windows not only illuminate the house but also ventilate and add to the beauty of the house. However, all this is applicable only if they fit right. There may be a problem if you have a differently shaped or sized bespoke window. You can’t and shouldn’t use standard versions but instead, look for made to

10 questions to ask before replacing your windows

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If your current windows are single glazed or showing signs of wear, and you’re considering replacing them, it’s important that you choose a trusted company to supply and install your new windows. If you just select the first business you come across without researching them or shopping around, you may be left with windows you

Motorized cordless blinds: Always a better choice than manual ones

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When it comes to home decor, managing home’s windows treatment always pops in the mind. Earlier manual blinds were popular and they are in use these days too but smart technology has overlooked their styles and comfort in usage. Motorized shades are in power today as in they have much more to offer. Windows hold

All you need to know about all-weather cafe blinds

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Feel like the weather is stopping you from relaxing on your favourite outdoor patio? All weather cafe blinds may just be the solution to your problem. Your garden is your sanctuary, right? The place you take some time to relax away from the hassles of everyday life. Why not set up outdoor cafe blinds and

Should I choose blinds or shades for a new home?

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People other blinds and shades for their house according to their need and budget. Installing both of these are easy to control the level of light you want to let in and monitor privacy. To begin with, you need to determine the space you want to hang your blind or shade. You need first to

Upgrade your home with a pool or patio enclosure

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Do you want to enclose your swimming pool, but not sure. Installing pool enclosures around a swimming pool area could be an invaluable asset for your home. It would be icing on the cake if you get the work done by professionals. A well designed patio enclosure will allow you and your family to use

What are window wells good for?

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Window wells are not a special fixture in and of themselves, but they do give you something that is otherwise unheard of: daylight in the basement. Window wells also ensure that your view from these windows is also something other than dirt. Aside from giving you a room with a view, window wells have another