Double Glazing Heat
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Can double glazed windows (IGU) keep sun heat out?

The majority of people in the UK would think of double and triple glazed units, or IGU’s, as a way to keep heat inside a home and therefore reduce bills in winter. However IGU’s can also be used to keep the heat of the sun out of your house if that’s what you are looking for; it all comes down to the types and ratings of glass that you choose. […]

Double Glazing Block Noise
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How does double glazing block out noise?

Many people will turn to double glazing as a way to block out noise from their homes as well as to keep the heat in; if you live on a busy road or near to a pub, airport or other source of sound adding double glazing to your windows will cut down the racket from outside your home. […]

Secondary Double Glazing
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Secondary Double Glazing

Secondary double glazing involves putting a secondary pane of glass or Perspex inside your original window in a style similar to that of double glazing. The secondary pane of glass is commonly fixed in place with the help of an internal frame but when a Perspex sheet is used it can be tacked or even stuck in place using quality Velcro. […]