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Shiny, Clean and Strong: Glass Blogs

Shopping for glass can be difficult. Whether you are searching for a new shower screen, a window, a glass splashback or any other type of glass, you have to keep in mind several ideas. Want to learn more about the insulating properties of glass? Curious about repairs and how to do them on your own? Looking for cleaning tips? Need inspiration for a project? In this blog, I plan to write about all of those elements and more. If you want to learn about glass, you have come to the right place. Feel free to explore my posts, and if you enjoy them, share them with your friends. Thanks.


2 Important Factors to Think about When Choosing Your Windows

1 September 2017
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There are tons of options available if you're looking to fit windows in a new house. Your choice will be largely dictated by your budget, but you must consider factors like energy efficiency, ease of cleaning/maintenance, security and framing materials. This article offers insights to help you evaluate two of these options. Window framing materials The choice of material affects insulation properties, durability and appearance of your window. There are four materials frequently used: Read More …

Discover how aluminium windows can save you money

17 January 2017
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For many people, a choice of window frame is just an afterthought, but it really shouldn't be. One of the outstanding things about high-quality aluminium windows is that the have the potential to exceed energy efficiency standards. In fact, by using aluminium windows (and doors), you can expect to see thermal efficiency rise dramatically when compared to the costlier uPVC and timber equivalents. In simple terms, this means that your house will be better insulated, allowing your house to retain heat better for those cold winter months. Read More …

Benefits of Hiring a Professional Window Installer

29 December 2016
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In a world where DIY projects are becoming more popular, carrying home renovations on your own may seem a breeze. It feels satisfying knocking out major home renovations in one week or on a weekend. However, there are times when hiring an expert can save you time, money, and give you peace of mind. Replacing windows requires precise measurements and expert skills; that's why you need an expert in window replacements. Read More …

4 Essential Tricks to Restoring Leaded-Glass Windows and Thermal Panes

16 November 2016
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A glass repair and restoration project in your home can save you the huge expense of replacing the entire window. As a result, monies saved can be diverted to other home improvement or restoration projects. Depending on the kind of repair, you will have to decide whether you will conduct the restoration project yourself or you will seek the assistance of an expert, albeit at a sizeable fee. Here are some few key tips when restoring your window glass. Read More …

Why Every Homeowner Should Consider Glass Splashbacks

18 October 2016
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When it comes to transforming an insipid kitchen to one that is stylishly appealing, some homeowners may assume that extensive renovations are their only option. The truth is you do not have to spend exorbitant amounts of money to update the appearance of your drab kitchen. If you are on a restrictive budget, you may want to consider the installation of glass splashbacks. Not only will installing new splashbacks take less time than a kitchen remodel, but it will also significantly change the appearance of your previously dull space. Read More …