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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Why privacy films are better than curtains and blinds

Posted on: 15 June 2016
Curtains, drapes and blinds are normally used in business premises and homes to minimize sunlight penetration and glare as well as increase a sense of privacy. However, they have several limitations. Blinds, for example, reduce visible sunlight and glare; however, they don't prevent the entry of solar heat inside the living space. Moreover, they neither block ultraviolet rays nor reduce fading. You might also notice that drapes and curtains lose their color over time.
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Important Tips for Maintenance of Leadlight Windows

Posted on: 9 June 2016
Leadlight windows add art and creativity to any space, being so intricately fashioned. For this beauty to be preserved, however, these windows must be carefully cleaned and maintained to avoid causing damage and subsequent costly repairs. Note these maintenance tips, as well as danger signs to look out for and when to get repair services. Cleaning leadlights Leadlight windows are more complicated than glass windows because of the leadlight zinc or lead beading as well as the timber sashes and mirrored gold pieces which require special attention.
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