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Wonderful Windows: A Crystal Clear Window Blog

Welcome to my window blog. My name is Christy, and this is one of a series of blogs I am making about homes and home repairs. I was inspired to write about these topics after remodelling our home and replacing a lot of elements like the windows. I am going to write about everything from choosing the right windows for your climate to keeping your glass squeaky clean. I hope that you like reading these blogs -- if they inspire or help you, share them with your friends on Facebook, Twitter or whatever social media you like! Thanks again for reading and enjoy!

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Wonderful Windows: A Crystal Clear Window Blog

2018

Unique colour ideas for security shutters in your home

Window shutters have been around for many years, providing security to the home and to the actual window itself. However, many homeowners simply opt for dull colours for their shutters. Dull shades of brown and black are a common choice for shutters, making the home appear less inviting. You can take advantage of security shutters to infuse an element of creativity into the home. Try out these 4 unique colour choices that will elevate your home d├ęcor.

Top 3 Reasons to Ditch Your Single Glazed Windows for Double Glazed Alternatives

Have your single glazed windows finally given in to the wear and tear of everyday use? Are you thinking of replacing them with double glazed window units? Before making the upgrade, you need to know whether the project is worthy of investment. The main difference between single glazed windows and double glazed windows lies in their construction. While single glazed windows only feature one pane of glass, double glazed units come with two parallel glass panes separated by a vacuum layer that acts as a thermal insulation barrier.

Three Practical Tips for Ensuring Bi-fold Door Security

Bi-fold doors are perfect for your home if you are looking to enhance the design and functionality of your space. In general, these doors will provide an ideal way to merge your outdoor and indoor area. When these entrances are open, there will be a smooth and uninterrupted transition from your interior space to your outdoor living areas such as patios, decks and barbeque grill. However, there are some factors that you should consider if you are interested in installing a bi-fold security door.