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Photograph of wood showing exit holes for woodworm
  • General News
  • How to Treat Woodworm in a Door

    If you’ve installed stunning wooden doors, one important maintenance check that you should carry out is inspecting your doors for woodworm. There are four common species of woodworm and, once the larvae have hatched and grown into adult beetles, can spread to other wooden furniture within your home, causing considerable issues including structural problems if […]

    Photograph of a house with a composite door
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  • What Are Composite Doors?

    When replacing your old exterior door you may feel daunted by the number of materials, styles and colours available. While there are tons of fantastic options out there, composite doors have grown in popularity due to the multitude of benefits they provide. In this post, we will look at what composite doors are made from, […]

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  • Door Hinge Types and Where to Use Them

    When picking a new door to buy, you may not give much thought to the hinges that make it operable. But before you buy, it’s vital that you know which hinge is best suited for the type of door you’re buying and its function. Door hinges can play a decorative role or enable additional functionality. […]

    Anthracite grey aluminium sliding patio doors
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  • How to Fix a Sticky Sliding Door

    Last updated on April 13th, 2022 at 09:24 amSliding doors can be a huge boon to your living space. They can flood your space with natural light and provide you with an ever-present view of your garden’s natural beauty. They provide a seamless transition between your indoor and outdoor space. And because of the sliding […]

    Photograph of open plan kitchen/living room/dining room taken from the kitchen area
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  • The Benefits of Open-Plan Living

    Since the early 1990s, open-plan living has been presented as an ideal and highly desirable home setup. It’s easy to see why. Whenever we’re presented with open-plan areas in lifestyle blogs or estate agents’ websites, we see clean, uncluttered and inherently social spaces. The kinds of places where we can cuddle up with the whole […]