What is window leading?

By | 2018-02-25T09:28:23+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Double Glazing, Leaded Windows|

Leaded windows are a beautiful addition to period and contemporary homes alike. They add texture, intrigue and character. Traditionally, leaded windows were made using wrought iron bars that joined together small pieces of glass to form the window. This is because, before industrial window-making processes were invented, it was too expensive and hard to form [...]

How to customise your French doors

By | 2018-02-25T09:26:21+00:00 February 4th, 2018|French Doors|

Installing French doors is a great way to bring in loads of natural light while making your lounge or kitchen–diner look beautiful. French doors act as both windows and doors for ultimate functionality and aesthetic appeal. A huge benefit of custom-made windows and doors is that you can tailor them to your exact preferences, injecting [...]

Can you fit bifold doors in conservatories?

By | 2018-01-27T08:24:22+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Bifolding doors, Conservatories|

Bifold doors are an attractive and practical addition to conservatories, letting in plenty of natural light and connecting you even more closely with your garden or outdoor space – or, indeed, smoothly connecting the conservatory with the rest of the home. Whatever style of conservatory you have, you are bound to find a bifold door [...]

How long does it take to get a new front door?

By | 2018-01-27T08:24:38+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Composite Doors|

When you think about home improvement work on your windows and doors, do you have visions of contractors being in and out of your house for months, only making a little bit of progress with each visit? Well, with a trustworthy glazing company, this isn’t the case. Some companies (like Your Price Windows) can have [...]

Start the new year with beautiful windows

By | 2017-12-29T10:40:31+00:00 December 29th, 2017|Double Glazing, Sash Windows|

The new year is the perfect time to kick-start your home renovation plans and get going on those tasks you’ve been putting off. Investing in new windows for your home is an ideal task to start with, as you will be able to get a good idea of how the newly glazed house looks and [...]

Feeling the cold? Install double glazing in your home

By | 2017-12-29T10:40:31+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Double Glazing, Double Glazing Energy Efficiency, Express Window Service|

It’s freezing! If you live in Surrey, Sussex, London, Kent or Berkshire, you’ve probably been feeling the effects of the cold snap recently, with temperatures dipping below 0°C in many parts of the UK, and heaps of snow falling to create beautiful but chilly winter wonderlands. While we expect it to be cold outside in [...]

What is acoustic glass?

By | 2017-11-30T22:46:32+00:00 November 25th, 2017|Double Glazing, window manufacturing|

If a property is located on a busy road, next to a pub or bar, or near a factory or other type of building that produces lots of noise, then changes can be made to the home to reduce noise pollution and make it more soundproof. This is important for ensuring homeowners can relax properly [...]

The importance of equal sightlines

By | 2017-11-30T22:46:32+00:00 November 12th, 2017|Double Glazing, Residence 9, Sash Windows|

When it comes to creating a home that looks balanced and in proportion, equal sightlines are a must. They ensure that your windows look uniform and beautifully in line. So, whether you are renovating your home with a new window design or just need to replace worn-out or damaged glazing, here’s why considering equal sightlines [...]

Why autumn is an ideal time to replace your property’s windows

By | 2017-10-30T17:57:29+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Double Glazing, Double Glazing Energy Efficiency, Express Window Service|

Autumn is well and truly here, and winter is definitely on its way. The evenings are drawing in, the mornings are darker, and there is a noticeable chill in the air that means coats and scarves will soon be necessary! As the weather gets colder, it is an ideal time to put plans in place [...]

Why smart-home heating systems benefit from double glazing

By | 2017-10-30T17:56:44+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Double Glazing, Double Glazing Energy Efficiency|

The benefits of smart-home heating technology are widely known: it enables you to lower your energy bills; it helps you create a more energy-efficient home; it gives you power over your energy usage, etc. While all this is true, the property needs to have a good standard of energy-efficiency in the first place for the [...]

The benefits of buying windows from a manufacturer

By | 2017-10-07T12:35:18+00:00 September 24th, 2017|Double Glazing, window manufacturing|

When you buy windows for your property, you expect them to be exactly as you want them. This is where suppliers that also manufacture come in. If you want your windows (or those of a property you’re managing) to be made to measure, and complete with your choice of glazing type and frame finish, then [...]

Blending a traditional property with contemporary windows

By | 2017-10-07T12:34:50+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Custom Window Styles, Double Glazing|

Some of the most glorious property designs come about when old meets new. Rustic 18th-century barns – complete with stone walls, low beams and farmyard surroundings – can be given a new lease of life when converted into living spaces and complemented with large floor-to-ceiling windows (and often gable windows in the roof) that let [...]

Is double glazing hurting the ice cream van industry? The myth exposed

By | 2017-10-05T09:32:49+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Double Glazing, window manufacturing|

In a recent article by The Telegraph, it was claimed that the enhanced performance of modern windows, and the prevalence of double or triple glazing in homes across the UK, means that ice cream vans are “in steep decline” because “no-one can hear the jingles”. This odd assertion was made by Zelica Carr, chief executive [...]

How to choose a glazing style for your home

By | 2017-10-05T09:32:49+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Double Glazing, Sash Windows, window manufacturing|

Nowadays, homeowners are spoilt for choice when it comes to finding the perfect windows for their property. From the colour and material of the frames to the shape of the window and the way the unit opens and closes: there is very little that cannot be tweaked and tailored in line with your individual preferences. [...]

Why summer is the perfect time to get new windows

By | 2017-10-07T12:36:32+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Bifolding doors, Double Glazing, Double Glazing Energy Efficiency|

Why summer is a great time for new windows & doors Sometimes it feels like we spend half of the year just waiting for summer to come around. We love the late nights spent in beer gardens, the daytrips to the beach and the smoky smell of barbecues that [...]

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