A family home, which has been through generations, sees its fair share of happy, sad and perfect moments, and thus, taking care of that home becomes a must for anyone still living there. Restoring a home takes a lot of money and while it does end up being worth it in the end, facing an empty savings account sometimes takes away the happiness you get when you see your magnificent home towering over you in all its glory.Details
Onwards from part one, we are going to give you several more tips on how you can properly winter proof your home in a more affordable and eco-friendly way in part two of ‘Winter Proofing Your Home”.
The Usual Suspects
Keeping an eye on the usual suspects that result in air leaks is the best way to stay on top of any insulation problems. While you might replace your rickety windows with proper uPVC windows, you can’t stop the leakage if you don’t take care of the other nooks and crannies around the house, which means the attic rafters, attic hatch, any wiring holes or plumbing vents, etc. Caulking the seams can help in ridding the house of any cold wind you might feel.Details
Winter is coming and things are getting frantic at Oridow. With the number of calls people are making so they can get their creaky old windows and doors replaced with proper uPVC products, many are now asking us what else they can do so that they can make their house resistant against the chilly season.
Because we make products that are better for the environment as well as energy efficient, we know quite a bit on how a person can winter proof their home. Here, we are going to give you some tips which have worked well for a lot of people, and since they are quite easy to do and affordable, you don’t even have to worry about any expenses.Details
Bored of your old windows? Looking to purchase new ones, but do not have enough money? Well.. Your problem is now solved! With a number of cost effective windows now widely available, you can make your choice according to your house. Here are few of types of windows; choose the one which best suits your house:Details
Building energy efficient is the next big thing! You should make sure that your home saves you money and is contributes to the development of an energy efficient society and environment. For ensuring building of an energy efficient home you should invest in these energy efficient equipments:Details
Going green is the biggest living trend this decade. With more people becoming aware of the hazards of global warming, dwindling resources and an ever-increasing population, the concept of having a greener future is becoming a priority. However, the bad thing about this trend is that not a lot of people know how to incorporate it properly into their surroundings.Details
It’s spring cleaning time, and there is nothing you’d like better than to get your hands on a genie’s lamp so that you can wish all this cleaning away. Cleaning is no one’s idea of a good time, but if the time comes where you start tripping on piles of clothes you’ve left on the floor, it means you need to roll up your sleeves and get cleaning. From the ground up, the process of clearing away the grime and the mess can actually be therapeutic until you reach the spotty windows and uPVC doors.Details
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Building a dream home is no child’s play. Your planning for a dream home starts from the moment you start scribbling a crudely drawn home on paper with your crayons. Your home is supposed to be your kingdom and while we all wish that we could have the most perfect kingdom, only some of us…Details
Shopping for your new dream home? For those of us who are now old enough to know what goes into building a new home, this daunting task can sometimes scare us. With all the talk of the perfect location, perfect paint and even perfect uPVC windows, the feeling of finally getting the chance to bring…Details
Faux wood products seem to have become a norm over time. Because of its low cost and versatility, more and more people are recognizing faux wood as the perfect material for some very basic indoor and outdoor furniture pieces. And not just furniture, faux wood is an excellent choice when it comes to doors, windows…Details
Have you ever come across a piece of furniture in a house that looked like it was made of wood only to find out that it wasn’t? Faux wood has that effect on people. Not only does it look like wood, but in most cases it feels exactly the same. But have you wondered what…Details