Ideas and Inspiration for Using Interior Roller Shutters

13 November 2017
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Roller shutters installed outside your home can help protect windows from damage during heavy storms and high winds, and will also provide maximum light and sound blockage inside the home. However, you can also use interior roller shutters over the windows, and even in other locations around the house, for light blockage, or to create separation between rooms and items you're storing. Note what is meant by this, along with some ideas and inspiration for using interior roller shutters. Read More 

4 Things You Should Never Do to Your Bifold Doors

26 October 2017
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Many people focus on how they should clean or maintain their bi-fold doors. However, they fail to pay ample attention to what they should not do to these doors during the cleaning process. As such, they end up making mistakes that can affect the performance or longevity of those doors. This article discusses some of the things that you should never do during the process of cleaning or maintaining bi-fold doors. Read More 

How to Curb Various Forms of Condensation on Double-Glazed Windows

25 October 2017
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Double-glazed windows are highly energy-efficient windows, but they are not problem-free. One of the problems that are common with these windows is condensation, which occurs when moisture builds up on the interiors, exteriors or between the glass panels. Knowing how to prevent condensation problems with your double-glazed windows can help keep your windows looking pristine and save you the hassle of wiping off the build up from your windows. Here are key tips on how to handle various forms of condensation problems with double-glazed windows: Read More 

Answers to Some Questions You Might Have About Skylights

24 October 2017
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A skylight is a great choice for just about any room, as it can bring in lots of natural light and fresh air, reducing your utility bills and creating a much more comfortable environment inside the home. Skylights are not difficult to install, and can usually be fitted in just about any room without a second story overhead. If you've been thinking about getting skylights installed in your home, note a few questions you might have about these pieces, and this can help you decide the best option for your home. Read More 

Leadlight Repairs and Restoration Options

6 October 2017
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Leadlights add an eye-catching and attractive focus to homes and public buildings, but what are the options if they lose their pristine appearance or suffer damage? Gradual deterioration is often due to poor ventilation, thermal expansion and contraction or structural stress and strain. Exposure to harsh weather or traffic fumes causes discolouration, while bats, pigeons and other birds are responsible for other problems. There again, chemical instability in imperfect glass leads to pitting, especially in humid conditions — and when putty dries out in conventional leadlight windows, leaks may set in. Read More