How to decorate windows for the New Year?

Nobody wants to be reminded of 2020 anytime soon. It’s the one year we’re all looking forward to seeing the back of and, as such, there hasn’t been a new year since the turn of the century that people have been more cautiously optimistic about. Once Christmas has been and gone and you’re left with […]

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Which window treatment lets the most light in?

The window treatment is always the last thing you add and, as such, is often not considered as seriously as other interior design elements. However, just as a jacket or coat can finish off an outfit, a good window dressing can make all the difference between a finished room full of light and a dark […]

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How often should your windows be lubricated?

Window maintenance is something that can often get ahead of us if we don’t keep a keen eye on it and all it takes is one bad hinge before you’re unable to open and close your windows efficiently. So, today, we thought we’d put a spotlight on when and how to lubricate the moving parts […]

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Can my rotten sash windows be repaired?

Rot is not a pretty sight, particularly at the front of your house. However, if you leave your home maintenance for even a few months it’s something that can set in, particularly in window sashes, where moisture can collect and set in quite easily. Weatherproof finishes and paints are a great way to keep the […]

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Want to replace the windows in your flat? Read this first!

Home maintenance and DIY in a rented home is always a tricky issue. What do you need to run past the landlord first and what can you just get on with? And is there going to be a planning permission issue you need to obtain? In the case of replacing windows in a flat, however, […]

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How to make your windows more energy efficient

Our windows are more than just a siphon for the sunlight. They are also responsible for allowing air into our homes, which can be a blessing in the humid summer months. Once winter kicks in, however, they can also represent something of a hindrance. That’s why we’ve put together and the eco-friendliness of their homes […]

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5 signs that your windows aren’t as energy efficient as they should be

Energy consumption is an increasingly heavy concern for many homeowners and landlords in the UK, particularly in a post-lockdown world still struggling to find its feet again after months in hibernation. Having a smart metre installed is a good start but one of the most practical things you can do today to reduce heat and […]

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Everything you ever needed to know about flush sash windows

If the eyes are the windows to the soul then surely windows are a little more important than we might give them credit for. Indeed, while they are often one of the last design features to be considered, they are perhaps the first things we notice upon viewing a house for the first time. Just […]

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Buildings with the most windows in the world!

Though we may be biased, we’ve always considered windows as one of man’s great inventions. Letting light in, while keeping the cold and heat out, windows can completely transform a space and make a home, office, or commercial area a much more pleasant place to be. To get you excited about windows, and to showcase […]

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Best windows for Bathrooms – from frames to frosted panes

Choosing a window for your bathroom isn’t always easy. As @curbly says, “Bathroom windows are unique, both in form and function. They need to let light into a small space, while at the same time, afford you privacy.” On top of functionality, most homeowners want their bathroom windows to look good too, making it even […]

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