Tag: DIY

April 15, 2020 Off

10 Tips to Better Organizing your Home

By Jim McIntyre

If you are looking for the perfect home organization plan, consider starting small and working your way up to the larger projects. A few simple tips will get you on the way to home organization at its finest.

December 2, 2019 Off

Are Wooden Sash Windows Or Plastic Windows More Impressive?

By Chris Burrows

The question – Wooden sash windows or plastic windows which option gives a better impression in an office environment – can have at least three answers. That wood is better, being more traditional and high end. That plastic is better, being less apt to rot and cheaper to install. That it makes no difference; no one will notice anyway.

December 2, 2019 Off

Save On Energy Expenses By Draught Proofing Your Sash Windows

By Chris Burrows

In these tight economic times, it might be more important than ever to reduce your energy costs by draught proofing your sash windows. Typically, more than a third of a home’s heat is lost through leaks and drafts that are preventable. Sash windows are among the biggest offenders. Here are some considerations to keep in mind when dealing with this problem.

December 1, 2019 Off

Do It Your Self Sash Window Draught Proofing Saves You Cash

By Chris Burrows

Do it your self sash window draught proofing is a good way to save money on your home heating and cooling bill. Many home owners are wondering how they can save money on their energy bill. You might already take steps like shutting off lights in rooms that are not occupied. This is a good step, but you can also insulate your home to save money.

November 30, 2019 Off

Do It Your Self Sash Window Draught Proofing Methods Ideas

By Chris Burrows

Sometimes heating costs can get out of hand in older homes. These are the homes that still have sash windows in which the seals have become hard and no longer effective. One can sit next to one of these windows and literally feel a breeze. By using do it your self sash window draught proofing it is easy to see results in the first month of utility bill.

November 25, 2019 Off

Rotting Window Problems As A Result Of Secondary Glazing And Condensation

By Chris Burrows

Today, men are able to build just about anything. There are many modern majestic structures throughout the world. Once a structure has been finished, it is on the the next project. Our cities continue to grow larger, and the building grow older. Many older buildings have been given historic status. They are provided with a sprucing up that holds true to their architectural standards, requiring them to maintain the good old wooden windows or they can be replaced with brand new ones. Many builders add secondary glazing as an attempt to increase the effectiveness of the windows, but there is the potential for problems with secondary glazing and condensation.