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My UPVC window handle has broken

15th July 2021

Your window goes through a lot, from long hot summer days when they are wide open to let the cool breeze in to those rushing out the door scenarios when you run around the house slamming them all shut! (we’ve all done it)

Over time, by accident or sometimes deliberately the handles on your UPVC windows will become lose or fail entirely. So, we’ve put together this useful article to explain how to deal with it!

My UPVC window handle has broken

What is UPVC Window Spraying?

8th July 2021

In recent years, a method of spraying your existing UPVC windows has become well known. The method allows you to transform your existing windows choosing from a wide range of colours from popular Anthracite grey to cream, green and much more!

If done correctly and to a high-quality standard, the finished product can leave your windows looking like new and at a fraction of the cost of replacing them!

What is UPVC Window Spraying?

Can you repair a uPVC door?

9th June 2021

When you have something wrong with a uPVC door, the last thing you should do is attempt anything that might make it worse. Of course, there are many potential problems that can occur with a uPVC door, and even the best-made ones are going to struggle from time to time with various issues.

Can you repair a uPVC door?

How do I know if my windows need replacing?

17th May 2021

Here at The Window Doctor we always aim to repair over replace! But, now and again, even we have to advise customers that replacement truly is the best option in some cases. It's tempting to put off replacing home windows until it's absolutely necessary, given how expensive and time-consuming home improvement projects can be. But how do you know when they need to be replaced? In this blog post, we'll clarify when replacing rather than repairing those old, leaky windows is the best choice.

How do I know if my windows need replacing?

Can you repair misted double glazing?

8th April 2021

A home's windows can truly make or break the indoor environment. Of course, clean windows make a room look more spacious and flooded with natural light. However, windows also cover the extremely important role of providing insulation - making our homes more energy-efficiency and creating a more comfortable indoor environment.

Can you repair misted double glazing?

5 Cost-Effective Options To Make Your Windows & Doors Feel Like New This Winter!

24th February 2021

2021 is already off to a shaky start to say the least, as a result, there is no better way to lift your spirits than some home improvements. The problem is though, that home improvements can cost a lot of money… As a result, here's the five most cost effective options for you to refresh your doors and windows without breaking the bank.

5 Cost-Effective Options To Make Your Windows & Doors Feel Like New This Winter!