Common Problems with Double-Glazed Windows and How They Can Be Repaired

Posted on: 14 November 2017
Ensuring indoor comfort is a top priority for people when they are constructing a new home. The kind of home windows installed has a significant effect on the home's indoor comfort. Double-glazed windows are the perfect modern alternative to traditional single-glazed windows because they provide a double layer of protection from solar heat radiation. Single-glazed windows comprise a single pane of glass. Double-glazed windows, on the other hand, are made up of two panes of glass separated by an air-pocket (vacuum) layer, which acts as thermal insulation.
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Window Replacement? Buy Aluminium Sliding Windows

Posted on: 30 August 2016
Instead of replacing your windows with the conventional design that open outward or inward, consider installing aluminium sliding windows. These windows are characterised by two panes of glass: one that is fixed and one that slides to open and close the windows. The movable pane slides on a track that has been installed within aluminium framing. There are a number of ways that aluminium sliding windows can be beneficial to your home.
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Five Tips to Protect Your Awning From Wind

Posted on: 18 July 2016
Awnings can be a great way to create shade over a patio or deck, but if you live in a  windy area, the awning may get damaged from the wind. Wondering how to minimise the potential of damage and its effects? Take a look at these ideas: 1. Don't use temporary canopies. In most cases, temporary canopies are less expensive than permanent awnings, but they are not interchangeable. While temporary canopies work great for a day at the beach, they are not designed to withstand constant wind, and the wind may get underneath them, pick them up, blow them away or damage the telescoping poles.
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What You Should Know About Aluminum Windows Before You Buy

Posted on: 16 June 2016
When you are in need of replacing your windows, it is a great time to consider different types of materials. This is the opportunity to decide if you will keep the same windows you have or choose a new material altogether. If you are thinking about switching to aluminum, here are some things to consider. Aluminum is Good For Storms and Perils If you live somewhere that frequently gets snowstorms, heavy winds, or frequent rainstorms, then aluminum is a great window option for you.
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