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Local Double Glazing Options

Double glazing is a vital part of any property, allowing the home to retain as much heat as possible in the winter, and to keep cooler in the summer months. If you are looking locally for a double glazing expert, we suggest double glazing Birmingham as a great choice for all your double glazing needs. Double glazing is important to be installed correctly and with a professional finish, so it does not become a costly expense. Always look for a reputable double glazing company who will install your new windows at the highest standards and with safety in mind.
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Beauty and Practicality

Choosing a new door is full of fun options; you need to decide the type of door you like and what material it should be made from. French doors with wide windows offer a great practical design which allows for maximum use of space whilst being made from hardwearing and attractive solid oak. They are a great idea if you have a large family, as french doors can be fully opened on both hinges to allow for passing through and making the most of the room.

Guessing The Age Through Cottage Windows

I have been on one of those heritage trails during my summer hols.  Visiting as many of the local historic houses as I can cram in during a sorti.  Obviously the choice of cottage location is governed entirely by the number and opening hours of the properties in any given area.   Once installed in my…

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Steamed Up Double Glazing Calls For Replacements

You know when the time has come to get the windows replaced.  Even if they are double glazed, if they are very old then t makes them far less effective.  That nagging feeling whenever the wind or rain appears outside.  On very windy days, the weather joins you inside – due to the poor fit…

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Garden Gazing Highlights Worn Out Patio Doors

Sitting looking out into my garden, watching the birds, a noisy squawking show with starlings bickering with blackbirds and magpies swooping in to add an extra noise and excitement to the mix!  Once this lot have moved off, the little birds, finches, sparrows and a chaffinch, all come back to take up positions on the…

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Sourcing Window Suppliers Online Is Safer All Round

Ah now the summer sun is streaming in through every window and patio door, I realise that one or two are beginning to show their age.  The double glazing is excellent but of course, over the years the quality deteriorates and the  seals between the frames perishes in the sun.  This has happened on one…

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New Windows & Doors Make Homes So Much Safer

One of the things we take for granted these days are modern well fitting doors and windows.  When anyone buys a house now, the first thing that happens seems to be the replacement of the windows and doors.  The once ‘must have’ patio door is now very often replaced entirely with a wide bi fold…

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Metal Frames Herald A Trip Back In Time

I had occasion recently to visit one of the houses that my parents bought many years ago.  I was catching up with some friends who just happened to buy a house in the same village.   Anyway, when I mentioned that I’d lived nearby for several years of my youth, it turns out they know the…

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Getting Clear View Of The Spring Bounty

There is something truly memserising about watching a lot of birds in the late winter time, when it is just beginning to stop being stormy, wet and cold all the time.  When that glimmer of light stays a bit longer, the days seems a degree or two warmer than last week.  The birds and other…

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New Windows And Doors Herald Arrival Of Spring

The time for spring cleaning is nearly upon us.  The winter has come full on, lots of snow and cold winds.  Rain aplenty.  This brings so much grime and slushy mess that it makes everything seek impossible to clean up.  Looking out of the windows you realise that there is a new year of surprises…

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Keeping Winter Out Where It Belongs

When we enjoy our summer holidays, out to the country or over to some sunny spot, there’s never a moment spent wondering about the winter time coming up in a few short weeks.   Life is very positive – we have the warmth, glorious unending sunshine, and a general feeling that all’s well with our little…

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Folding Doors Make Dividing Rooms A Doddle

On any of the home style tv programmes and in the many property improvement magazines about in the shops today, there are sections on opening up our lounge / kitchen  dining room.  The reasons are generally to let in more light and to make more space for the family.  Quite often in an older style…

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