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Five Ways to Fall Back in Love with your Home

When you move into a new house, everything seems perfect. The old architraves are charming; the gardens are beautiful; the carpet is cosy. The romance is still new, and any quirks just prove that your home is unique. But, if you’ve lived through a winter in your house, especially an older house, those charms may have lost their sheen and you may have spent months feeling cold and damp. If that sounds like you, here are five things you can do to fall back in love with your home.

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May 26, 2021

Insulation, Heating and Double Glazing - a Three-Pronged Solution to Winter

If you’re looking to improve your house’s condition ahead of winter, it can be hard to know what to invest in first. Insulation? A heat pump? Double glazing? While creating heat is important, keeping it inside is just as crucial to a warm, dry home. This guide to winterising your home will help you figure out where to start.

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April 24, 2021

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Five Ways to Fall Back in Love with your Home

When you move into a new house, everything seems perfect. The old architraves are charming; the gardens are beautiful; the carpet is cosy. The romance is still new, and any quirks just prove that your home is unique. But, if you’ve lived through a winter in your house, especially an older house, those charms may have lost their sheen and you may have spent months feeling cold and damp. If that sounds like you, here are five things you can do to fall back in love with your home.

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May 26, 2021

Insulation, Heating and Double Glazing - a Three-Pronged Solution to Winter

If you’re looking to improve your house’s condition ahead of winter, it can be hard to know what to invest in first. Insulation? A heat pump? Double glazing? While creating heat is important, keeping it inside is just as crucial to a warm, dry home. This guide to winterising your home will help you figure out where to start.

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April 24, 2021

Autumn is the Perfect Time to Double Glaze Your Windows

You’re waking up to darker mornings and going to bed to colder nights. You’ve stopped using the a/c and started to dust off the slow cooker. These are the tell-tale signs of autumn in Tauranga and the Bay of Plenty. Summer is well and truly gone, and now is the time to plan ahead for winter. Here’s why autumn is the perfect time to improve your windows with double glazing.

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March 25, 2021

Why Retrofit Double Glazing is a Worthy Investment

In NZ, new building code regulations have been put into place to guarantee more people have warmer, dryer homes. This means that double glazing is required in a new build, but what about older homes? While replacing single pane windows with double glazing isn’t currently compulsory, retrofitting is certainly a good idea and a worthwhile investment. Here’s why.

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February 24, 2021

What’s All the Fuss About Double Glazing?

Building a home or office is expensive and there are some areas where costs can be minimised, and others where it’s worth investing in. When it comes to your windows, you may be wondering if double glazing is worth it. The short answer is yes -while it’s an upfront investment, you’ll reap long term benefits. Read on and find out.

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January 25, 2021

How Does Double Glazing Work?

There are countless benefits of double glazing your home, it reduces noise, keeps your home warmer, lowers power bills, increases the value of your home and more. But how does double glazing actually work? Read on and find out the ins and outs of how it works and how it offers these benefits.

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December 24, 2020

How to Look After Your Double-Glazed Windows and Doors

If you’ve decided to invest in double glazed windows or doors for their vast range of benefits, you’ll want to take the best care of them so that you get the most out of them. Double glazed glass keeps your space warmer in winter, cooler in summer, and reduces condensation, noise and energy costs. It’s an investment you’ll want to protect, and it’s relatively easy to do. Read on and find out how to maintain your double glazing to get the most out of it.

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November 26, 2020

How Double Glazing Can Help Keep Your Home Cool in Summer

When summer temperatures rise, there’s a sustainable way to keep your home cool and comfortable without having to crank up the air-conditioning or trying to strategically place fans around your home. With a couple of tips and tricks and a long-term solution, your home can stay at a pleasantly relaxed temperature in the warm summer months - read on and find out how.

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October 27, 2020

I’m a Landlord – Should I Double Glaze My Rental Home’s Windows?

Owning a rental home is a big investment, but it’s one that often pays off in spades. If you are a landlord, we reckon there’s a million and one reasons why retrofitting your rental property with double glazed windows is worthwhile. From protecting your property to keeping your tenants healthy, here’s a few of our top reasons.

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September 18, 2020

Six Surprising Benefits of Double Glazing Your Windows

One of the best things you can do for your house is double glaze your windows and doors. Unlike traditional NZ homes, double glazing offers two panes of glass with a small space in between, offering an extra layer of protection and insulation.

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April 6, 2021