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What are trickle vents?

There’s a lot of jargon surrounding the components of modern windows and doors. Although Unicorn Windows avoid using these confusing terms, we like to keep our customers informed of the technical stuff. Trickle vents is one such phrase that leaves many of our customers and other browsers searching for advice on window upgrades a little […]

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Securing your property before a holiday

With summer swiftly approaching, many will be turning their attentions to finding and booking a well-deserved holiday. Whether you’re jetting off as a family, couple or individual, holidays offer a time to relax and enjoy quality time with those closest to you. Being safe in the knowledge that your property is left secure, and the […]

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How to make your sash windows open and close more easily

As well as looking great, sash windows unlock a number of advantages for homeowners wishing to embrace a stylish window upgrade. Sash windows are a particularly good fit for those living in Victorian and Georgian properties. In recent years, more contemporary homes have embraced this window design. Unfortunately, Incorrect maintenance and overdue repairs can quickly […]

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Open in or open out windows?

When it comes to window replacement these days, the possibilities are endless. As well as being able to select the frame colour, style and finish that best suits your property type, you have a vast choice of glazing options and hardware accessories. The sheer choice available now can make the process of buying windows an […]

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Window design trends for 2018

A brand new year brings a whole host of home improvement trends. Most trends revolve around your interior design choices. However, as a defining part of your home’s curb appeal, your windows shouldn’t miss out on an stylish makeover. The windows and doors we supply not only enhance the charm, character, warmth, security and comfort […]

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Top tips for buying high quality windows

When upgrading the windows of your residential or commercial property, you want to use a high quality product. Your windows will need to be strong enough to withstand lots of wear and tear over the years. They will almost certainly take a battering from strong winds, heavy rain, freezing snow and ice. As the most […]

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Maintaining your PVC-U sash windows

Sash windows unlock an array of excellent benefits for owners of traditional and modern properties alike. Some of the advantages of installing sash windows at your home include increased energy efficiency, ease of opening and closing, enhanced security and a stunning aesthetic finish. Sash windows are also particularly simple to maintain, especially if you opt for […]

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Casement or sash: Which is best for my home?

Windows come in all shapes, sizes and styles. As a leading supplier of window replacement we offer a number of design options, each of which can be tailored to your exact specifications. However, the sheer choice available can make it tricky to find the right style for and your home. We recently pitted PVC-U and […]

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4 steps to choosing the perfect door for your home

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Whether you are looking to replace your front door, back door, French doors or bi-folding door system, your choice of design will make all the difference to that all-important final look. As leading suppliers of high quality doors and windows, we make the process of choosing new units as simple as possible for our customers. […]

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Increasing the privacy of your windows and doors

Domestic burglary figures are down to a record low of 650,000 incidents, according to the latest findings from the Office for National Statistics (ONS). However, there are many reasons to up privacy levels at your home. From passers-by to nosy neighbours, all eyes are on modern day properties, particularly those situated in built-up, residential areas. […]

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