What are the benefits of having a PVC front door instead of wood?

PVC front door

Now that you’ve decided you definitely want a new front door, all you have to do is choose a style and the material it will be constructed from.  Easier said than done? Yes, but that’s simply because there is so much more choice these days than ever before. At least with this guide to choosing […]

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How new windows can complement your old property

Do you feel as if your current property could do with a new lease of life, or perhaps there’s a distinct lack of light or space? Then it’s possible to completely transform it by installing new glass windows and doors. Traditional old Victorian terraced houses, in particular, look amazing with a new single-storey back extension. […]

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7 ways sliding doors are transforming spaces

Internal sliding doors add space to any room. At the same time, external bifold doors or glass panels allow for seamless integration between the indoors and outside.  Inside the home, sliding glass doors can be used to separate two rooms or to cleverly conceal a storage area. That’s because these doors come in a variety […]

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The door and window market in 2022

The world is always changing. Indeed, it’s arguably changed more in the last 2 years than in the previous 10. But one thing that is always going to remain consistent is the need for doors and windows. They are, after all, what keep our homes and businesses safe and let literal light into our lives. […]

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Front door decoration ideas for Christmas

You may have already been up in the loft and hauled down last year’s Christmas decorations ready to hang. But, if you fancy doing something a little different with your outside festive display this year, then we have a few DIY ideas for your front door right here.  Apart from hanging a wreath there, the […]

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French or Patio Doors? What’s the difference and How to Decide on Doors

If you are looking at doors to install at the rear of your property, you’ll have two main choices: French or Patio doors? You might not even realise straight away there’s a difference, so here at Unicorn Windows, put together this guide to help you understand the difference between the two and to help you […]

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Why you need a door canopy

A door canopy, in our opinion, is underrated. It’s one of those little details that makes a house a home, gives it personality and can even add value. There are so many practical benefits of installing a door canopy that we thought we would put together a short article to tell you the reasons why […]

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5 Ways to upgrade your front door

The majority of us look at our front door daily. This can mean that we don’t actually notice it. And yet, it’s the first thing visitors are confronted with when they visit us at home.  It often takes a friend or relative to let us know how run down our front door has become. If […]

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How to adjust a uPVC door to stop draughts

Can you feel a draught when you hold the back of your hand close to the edge of your front door? If so, then you are losing a lot of heat. So, it’s important to get the door fitted correctly. Before you do anything though, check that there isn’t a simpler problem with the door. […]

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Guide to taking care of your door canopies

Our door canopies are solid and durable and require very little maintenance. As they age, you won’t have to paint them either. In fact, to keep any Unicorn Windows door canopy looking its best, they simply require a good clean now and again. Getting into the habit of cleaning your canopy throughout the year will […]

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