Choosing the Right Interior Doors

Aside from providing function and safety within your home, interior doors can really add a lot to the aesthetic and the overall character of your property. It is therefore definitely worth investing the time in selecting the right interior doors, as they will have a dramatic and long-lasting effect on the look and feel of your […]

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Unicorn Windows provides windows and doors for Leighton Buzzard Library refurbishment

Leighton Buzzard Library

We’re all about community here at Unicorn Windows and are proud to say that we’ve helped revamp and revitalise our neighbour, Leighton Buzzard Library, with the supply and fitting of new windows and doors. The brief of the refurbishment was to maintain the mid-century character of the building and facilities, which has meant keeping the […]

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Bi-fold systems: can I have a level threshold between the inside and outside?

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It is easy to find attractive pictures of a virtually level interface between inside and outside floor levels, but this is actually quite misleading! Therefore it’s important to highlight some of the main challenges which must be considered when having a level threshold between the inside and outside of your house. In answer to the […]

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The lowdown on double-glazing

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There are many benefits to installing double glazed windows in your home. Some of these include fewer drafts, reduced energy bills, less condensation, less noise from the outside world and of course, a smaller carbon footprint which benefits the environment in numerous ways. That said, it can be a bit of a minefield knowing where […]

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The importance of using a FENSA registered installation company

When it comes to moving home and selling your property, there’s an array of documents that you’ll need to present to estate agents and solicitors. One of which is incredibly important and this is your FENSA certificate. Without this, you may not be able to sell your property. (The acronym FENSA stands for Fenestration Self-Assessment […]

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Bi-folding doors versus sliding patio doors

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Determining the types of doors for an extension is a common quandary amongst people choosing to renovate their homes. While bi-folding doors (also known as folding-sliding doors) are all the rage at the moment, and they are undoubtedly stylish, you must pick the right type of door depending on your personal requirements, irrespective of popular […]

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Points to consider when choosing a front door

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Your front door is an integral part of your home. The writer Sophie Keller from the Huffington Post has said that “the front door is the ‘mouth’ of your home”! When you are in the process of purchasing a front door, there are a few key things to consider. Here are our guidelines to give […]

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