Cancel out the Noise with Double Glazing

 

Taxi in motion in LondonNoise pollution is a real problem for many homeowners with noisy neighbours, nightlife and the biggest bugbear, busy roads. Particularly if you are raising a young family or working during unsocial hours, getting proper rest without the worry of noise is paramount.

Thanks to advances with technology, getting access to noise-cancelling windows is very affordable and makes all the difference. Take a look here to find out how double glazing can be a solution for your noisy home and other ways to keep the noise out.

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A Conservatory for All Seasons

Multicolored windows. Collage of four windows.Given the constant changes in the great British weather, it’s not surprising that many have turned a blind eye to conservatories. Cold in the winter months and oven-like in the summer are common preconceptions leading to a decline in interest from many. Or so was the case.

Sophisticated designs and improved materials over the past few years have boosted their popularity. In fact, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors suggest the addition can boost the value of your home by 5%. According to Savills it could even be as much as 10%.

If you’re still not convinced, take a look below and find out how you could benefit from a conservatory all year round.

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Is It Time to Up your Kerb Appeal?

Traditional townhouse kerb appealWe all know the saying, “you don’t get a second chance to make a good first impression”. And when it comes to your home, the same adage holds true.

Whether you’re looking to sell up and move on or simply give your home a refresh, you mustn’t forget the importance of kerb appeal.

In fact, many will associate the condition of the exterior and surrounding landscape with the condition of its interiors. As such, potential buyers are likely to make a decision about the property before walking through the door.

So what should you consider in order to successfully revive the front of your property? Find out our top tips below:

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What does your Front Door Say about You?

Selection of brightly coloured front doors As the saying goes; first impressions count. And, as we have recently found out, this apparently doesn’t just apply to you individually. In fact, the exterior of your home can say a lot about the people living inside.

Dulux Weathershield have recently completed research that revealed Brits make an assumption about a person in just 10 seconds after seeing their front door.

It seems that we really are a nation who judges a book by its cover. Find out what the colour of your front door supposedly says about you below:

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Save Energy and Stay Warm This Winter

Cup of tea on a window sill with visible snow through the windowDespite the promise, and the no-show, of snow just a couple of weeks ago the weather seems to only be getting colder.

So, if you haven’t already now is a good time to take a look around your home and make sure you’re prepared and comfortable for the long Winter nights.

This month we’ve compiled a few of our top tips to help ensure your home is both warm and energy efficient with easy fixes and long term investments.

Have a read below:

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Why Composite Doors Out Perform Traditional Timber Doors

Composite Wooden Door on House Exterior Choosing the right material for your front door can often be a tricky decision; especially when you’re a little inexperienced about what is on offer.

A traditional timber finish is a much sought after appearance for many residential properties. However, they are often expensive and generally require more maintenance. uPVC is certainly the cheaper option but can be seen as less secure and not quite as visually appealing.

Composite doors however, offer the best of both worlds and are, in our eyes, the clear winner. Let us explain to you in a bit more detail:

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Our Starring Role – Crystal Clear’s New TV Adverts

Crystal Clear pink building and new Silver van fleetThere have been a lot of changes at Crystal Clear in the past few months.

If you weren’t already aware we’ve recently moved our offices and showroom to an even larger space; and it’s just next door. We’ve even got a new Silver fleet of vans on the road.

In addition the team have got creative and filmed some of our own fantastic television ads promoting our excellent new showroom. Including a range of Bifold Doors, Roof Lanterns, Windows, and Doors we have also recently completed an Origin display showing off the very best of their products.

So why not take a look at our Oscar worthy productions on our new Video page or follow our YouTube channel?

Get in Touch

Remember to look out for the pink showroom and stop by for a visit. Alternatively give our team a call on 0117 911 0272 for more information and advice regarding all of our products and services.

Another Award for the Crystal Clear Team

Kitchen extension with Origin bifold doors and windowCrystal Clear Bristol are proud to announce that we have won another Installation of the Month award; this time bestowed by Origin Global.

Not only is this a great title to hold for the company, but a great reference point for our customers and prospective clients who can be reassured of the quality of our work.

And there’s more… we’ve even won a prize! Given the choice of a £500 John Lewis voucher or £500 discount off an order we are yet to decide which one to take home.

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