patio sliding doors
29 January 2021

Sliding Patio Doors vs Bi-fold Doors -Which Ones To Choose?

Blurring the line between outdoor and indoor living space  has become a popular trend in home design. This would explain the rising popularity of sliding and bi-fold doors. Both sliding and bi-fold doors are perfect options when trying to create a seamless transition between garden and home, whilst letting in maximum natural light.  But, which […]

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18 December 2020

The Benefits Of Installing uPVC Cladding

Cladding plays an important role in adding an extra protective layer to your home’s walls, by preventing moisture from accessing the fabric of your home.  Therefore, it is vital that you choose a material for your cladding that best protects your home from costly damage.  Ideal for its durability and hard-wearing properties, uPVC is a […]

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casement windows
16 November 2020

How To Fit External Cladding? A Step By Step Guide

There are many reasons why you may want to fit cladding to the exterior of your home. External cladding can help protect the structure of your property from cracks and can also dramatically transform the overall look of your home.  The choice of cladding materials seems endless, from timber to stone and uPVC to brick.  […]

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20 October 2020

Why Is Gutter Cleaning So Important?

Your gutter plays an integral role in diverting rainwater away from your home, so it’s crucial to maintain it regularly. Most of us only focus on cleaning the interior of our homes, but taking care of the exterior is equally important. When it comes to guttering, it’s not only about  the looks but also safety. […]

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22 September 2020

Best Windows For Modern Style Houses

Our homes have gone through a lot of changes over the years, originating from the Tudors, to Edwardian houses, all the way to the modern-day houses.  Today, more and more people are opting for minimalist contemporary styles. In this article, we take a look at which window styles are best for modern homes and why […]

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green composite door
25 August 2020

Composite Door Measuring

When replacing a front door with a composite door, it’s important to get the measurements right, as each composite door is manufactured to the specific measurements of the opening. And when it comes to measuring for the door, it’s not quite as straightforward as you might think.  There are many variables to consider, each of […]

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new windows
21 July 2020

Complete Guide to Trickle Vents

In recent years, the focus in window manufacture and installation has been on energy efficiency. This has led to windows being more airtight than ever before, thereby reducing heat loss and the carbon emissions. However, the airtightness has presented additional concerns around ventilation which is required to maintain a healthy internal environment. Trickle vents have […]

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24 June 2020

How to Install uPVC Windows

New to installing uPVC Windows and wondering how to do it? Don’t worry. uPVC windows are a desirable addition to any home and offer a wealth of benefits. However, incorrect installation can lead to myriad problems, from decreased energy efficiency, to damp and the many issues associated with that complaint. This guide on installing uPVC […]

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lean-to conservatory
12 May 2020

Price Vs Quality – Which to Choose When Purchasing Supplies

In these economically uncertain times, there’s a perception among home improvement companies that homeowners are being more careful with their money. This has led to a ‘race to the bottom’, with home improvement providers competing to provide more affordable solutions for their customers. As a homeowner, you may think that this means a more cost-effective […]

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12 May 2020

What’s the Difference Between a Conservatory and an Orangery?

Orangery is a term that’s been around for a few years now but it’s one that still has a bit of mystery surrounding it. And if you’ve ever been in the situation where you’ve complimented a friend’s conservatory, only to be told that it is, in fact, an orangery, you may want to understand the […]

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