How to Clean Window Frames and Runners in 4 Steps

| 6 AUG 2018

Cleaning window frames and runners can be one of those daunting once-per-year activities, especially if yours has accumulated debris. While there are many options on the market for cleaning, bleaching, and sanitizing your windows, nobody wants to fill their home with the harsh chemicals and bleach-filled fragrances often recommended for this task. These products have the potential to irritate allergies and create an unsafe environment for pets and children who play or lounge on windowsills while enjoying the fresh air on a rainy day. If you’ve ever had a cat topple a potted plant or a child lodge play-dough deep into the grooves of your window runner, do not be discouraged. Now you can watch your window runners sparkle as you’ve never seen them before. With these four fresh, chemical-free steps, you will effortlessly wipe grime away without a worry. Step 1: Vacuum away large debris First things first, you will need to remove any large debris lodged in your window frames and runners. The easiest way to do this, without digging in with your hands, is to use your vacuum cleaner to suck the dirt away. The attachment that works best for this task is the ‘crevice’ vacuum head…

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Window Design Trends For 2018

| 12 February 2018

Trends come and go and they can be quite hard to keep up with. If you are a homeowner, it seems that every year there is something new people are doing surrounding the topic of home improvement. It might not seem like they are changing as much as, say, sofa…

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Do Your Windows Need Trickle Vents?

| 20 November 2017

Known as trickle vents, night vents, head vents, and slot vents, they are all one in the same and they all perform the same function. Many people swear by them, while others feel they are nice to have, but not a necessity. If you are thinking about single hung window…

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Designing Your New Bedroom? Here’s How To Choose The...

| 13 November 2017

A good window can make or break any room, especially the bedroom. A window that is not the right size or style for a bedroom can end up throwing a wrench in the whole look and feel of the room. You certainly don’t want that in the room where you…

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How To Frame A Window Opening

| 2 August 2017

One of the things that window and door companies specialize in is framing window openings. If you don’t have much experience with this sort of endeavours, it can present an array of complications. Learning to frame a window is not as straightforward as simply watching someone on YouTube do it.…

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How To Adjust A Casement Window Sash

| 24 July 2017

Casement windows are some of the most popular window designs on new homes, as well as one of the most popular upgrades to older homes. Casement window installation is best left to the professionals, who will not only be able to provide the best installation possible, but be able to…

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Do New Windows Increase Your Home’s Property Value?

| 17 July 2017

Your windows are not just there to keep the elements out and regulate the internal temperature of your home, nor are they simply to be looked out of and in through, they are a strategic part of increasing your home’s property value and something that all responsible homeowners should look…

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