Do you need planning permission for windows?

So you want to put in some new windows, but don’t know if you will need planning permission. There are many factors that come into play when it comes to planning home renovations and you don’t want to get caught out with the legal requirements. We will help you answer the question, do you need… Read more »

How to bring more natural light into your home

Sometimes it doesn’t matter how beautiful your home decor is, the only thing that can change the feel and look of a room is by increasing the natural light that enters it. This can be done by strategically placing decor or choosing the right colours, as well as more practical changes. So here are some… Read more »

Pet door installation in UPVC and glass doors

It’s no secret that families in the UK love having pets as part of their household. With this often comes the need for pet doors in the home to allow easy passage for your feline (or in some cases, canine) friends. Here is some useful information for pet door installation in both uPVC and glass… Read more »

How to make house windows soundproof

We’ve all been there. Trying to enjoy a peaceful time at home or sleeping, only for it to be interrupted by disturbances from outside. Whether it be kids playing in the street or loud cars driving past late at night, no one wants excess noise making its way into their house. So what can you… Read more »

How to keep your house cool in summer

It may not always seem like it but we are moving towards the warmer weather of summer, so the focus is slowly going to shift from keeping our houses warm to keeping them cool.  Keeping a house cool during summer can be much harder than warming it up during winter, but being able to do… Read more »

How to get rid of misting in double glazing

One common problem that people experience with double glazing is the window misting up between the panes of glass. This happens when water enters the vacuum space between the two panes, heats up and cools down- much like condensation on the outside of the glass. Here is all you need to know about how to… Read more »

3 Most Common uPVC Door Problems and How to Fix Them

Over time, all doors and windows will face wear and tear. However, there are some issues that uPVC door owners will face more so than others, and with these doors being among the most common front doors in Britain, they are very common. We will go over these uPVC door problems as well as how… Read more »

How to temporarily fix a shattered house window?

There are several reasons that you may find a shattered house window. Cracked windows from weather damage or broken windows after a break-in will require replacement. While a window repair company will usually be able to come out a repair a broken window quickly, you can do some things in the meantime. A broken window… Read more »

Common double glazing problems and how to fix them

Double glazing is an excellent way of making your home more energy efficient. It is designed to make your house more cosy for years after installation. If you have problems with double glazing in your home it can be incredibly frustrating. The windows may be old and showing some signs of wear or you may… Read more »

French doors vs. Sliding doors

If you have a new addition to your home or want to add more light, choosing a large glass door is ideal. When it comes to glass doors for a patio which style is best? You will have lots of styles to choose from including sliding doors or french patio doors. Choosing between sliding doors… Read more »