The wonders of bulletproof glass

While the term “bulletproof glass” suggests a material which is 100% impenetrable to gunfire, this is actually not the case. No type of bulletproof glass can hold up forever against extremely powerful weapons, which is why the term “bullet resistant glass” is often preferred by those in the industry. Bullet resistant glass is usually designed […]

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4 New Year resolutions for your windows

As New Year arrives, people all over the country are making resolutions. Perhaps you’re planning to eat more healthily in 2016. Maybe you’ve finally vowed to stop smoking. Why not include some good intentions for your home as well? Here are four resolutions to keep your windows in great condition this year… Maintain them well […]

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Winter window art for kids

As winter draws in, why not treat your windows to a frosty makeover? Decorating for the season needn’t be expensive. There are plenty of fun, cost- effective crafts you can do at home. Here are a few ideas which you can have fun trying with the kids. Please note: These suggestions involve scissors and other […]

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5 autumnal window display ideas

As the cooler months roll in, why not give your windows a seasonal makeover? Here are some ideas for decorative window displays, to celebrate the beginning of autumn… Dried fruit garlands There’s something very ‘cosy’ about the smell of spiced orange or cooked apple. Dried fruit is simple to make and tastes as great as […]

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Halloween décor ideas for your porch

With Halloween almost here, it’s the perfect time to give your porch a festive makeover. Get in the holiday spirit by adding some spooky décor to your front door, windows, and entryway. Here are a few ideas to get you started. Creepy curb appeal When you think of Halloween décor for the porch, you probably […]

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The world’s most beautiful stained glass windows

While stained glass windows are often associated with religious buildings, you certainly don’t have to be religious in order to appreciate these stunning works of art. Here are some of the most wonderful examples of stained glass windows from around the world, featuring both secular and religious buildings, and both traditional and modern designs. Sainte […]

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Finding the perfect window blinds for you

For many people, window blinds are a popular and stylish alternative to curtains. They’re convenient, easy to fit, and they provide flexible lighting options for any room. But with so many styles available on the market, which type of blind is right for you? Roller Roller blinds feature a cylindrical tube, which sits at the […]

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Useful glossary of window terminology

While we’re experts here at Unicorn Windows, we appreciate that there could easily be a few terms that our customers might not be familiar with. Knowing what distinguishes one window from another is an important part of the process when shopping around for your windows and doing your research. An awareness and understanding of the different window […]

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