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When a window gets damaged, it is mainly as a result of unavoidable incidences or generally improper installation. In such a case therefore one is advised to get them replaced immediately. This will avoid having to experience cold or dust … Continue reading
One of the most neglected window treatments in many homes has to be kitchen blinds. While picking the perfect curtains or blinds for the living room or bed room can take many long hours of decision making, the lowly kitchen is treated as an afterthought. Last minute decisions are made about what to use as window dressing and few homeowners care to take a long time to pick the best kitchen blinds. Maybe they aren’t as passionate about cooking as other things, and therefore don’t intend to spend as much time in the kitchen. Continue reading
If you want to increase the protection of your home, then one way to do so is by installing lock systems and catches on any entrances. Having knowledge about what types of locks and catches are best for sash windows will shorten the time needed for shopping, as the sashes are the most commonly found ones. The conventional way to break-in is by breaking the glass and undoing the catch. Continue reading
Here is a little blog about sash windows. They go back 400 years in history. In case you don’t know what a sash window is, it uses a sliding mechanism to move the different parts of a window up or down, unlike a modern window which opens inside out. Even though traditionally sash windows were- and still are- made of wood, nowadays you can buy uPVC one too, which is easier to maintain than the wooden one. Continue reading