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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What to expect from your window provider

In previous articles, we’ve discussed how to take good care of your windows. But what about getting them installed in the first place? Badly installed windows can lead to draughts, maintenance problems and even poor security. That’s why it’s important to use a high quality installation company from the very start. So what makes a […]

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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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How to plant the perfect window box

Window boxes are a great way to jazz up any window area. They’re creative, eye-catching and will add ‘curb appeal‘ to the front of your home. But what type of container should you use? And which plants? Here are a few tips to help you create the perfect window box… Select your box The first […]

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The pros and cons of timber and uPVC windows

In the UK, many homes have single glazed sash windows, which is the more traditional option. While they do look visually appealing, function can be compromised as they lose heat more rapidly. So when you are considering replacing your windows and are wondering whether to choose timber sash or uPVC replacements, here are some of […]

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