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Passivhaus: Renovating with Eco Standards in Mind
Developed in Germany in the 1990s, Passivhaus is a voluntary but rigorous quality assured standard for low energy building. With the cost of renewable energy on the rise, it is a movement that is gaining much attention throughout the UK, with standards far exceeding those of current Building Regulations.
How Can Window Design Influence Your Interiors
We often think of windows as just a design aspect of your building’s exterior, but that’s certainly not all they are. Choosing windows which complement your room and the style you are attempting to achieve, can elevate your room to a higher level. Don’t worry if you aren’t sure what will go with what! We […]
Restoring a Heritage Property: What Not to Do
A historic or listed building is one which is considered one of national or eveninternational importance, whether this be down to its architecture or its history. According to the charity SAVE Britain’s Heritage, there are currently around 1500 ofthese properties in the UK, with at least 100 being added each year.Historic property renovation has become […]
Winter Window Care: Ensuring the Longevity of your Windows No Matter the Weather
The winter months are fast approaching and with them come concern about how the harsher weather conditions will affect our homes. It is essential to make sure that your windows are up to the task of protecting you from low temperatures and the possibility of cracks in the glass and rot.
Top Tips for Cleaning Curved or Shaped Windows
Curved, shaped and arched windows are notoriously more difficult to clean than windows of a normal shape. There are some top tips you can follow to ensure your curved or shaped aluminium windows are gleaming all year round, but the key thing to remember is: adaptability. Whether it’s your cleaning tools, your cleaning products or […]
Dual Coloured Windows: What Are The Benefits?
Do you know about dual coloured windows? We’ve been seeing a growth of interest in this trend, which sees windows that have a different interior and exterior frame colours. This allows you to add a touch of character to your home without compromising on visibility, light levels or your interior styling. Recently, we completed a […]