Double-glazed window


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Double-glazed window

A window with two panes of glass separated by an air space. Some double-glazed windows contain a gas between the panes that further increases the window’s insulative value.
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FRAMING YOUR GLAZING DOUBLE-GLAZED windows usually come in one of four materials - each of which has different benefits.
On the other side of the property are three good-sized bedrooms, each comprising UPVC double-glazed windows and central heating radiators, as well as fitted wardrobes in the master.
The master bedroom has a double-glazed window to the rear with a full-length window and french door to the side balcony overlook-k ing the adjacent included field.
Upstairs, there are three wellproportioned bedrooms, each featuring double-glazed windows and central heating radiators.
The garage has been converted and has a double-glazed window, a central heating radiator and coved ceiling.
The good-sized lounge features a double-glazed window to the front, two ceiling roses, a living flame gas fireplace with stone style surround, and an arch to the dining room, which features a double-glazed window to the rear.
To create some privacy for the master bathroom that opens to Joyce and Charles Tatham's entry court, Jones built this double-glazed window. The 1/2-inch cavity between two 1/4-inch tempered panes is filled with shards ofr broken tempered glass he bought as scrap from a glass company.
The lounge has a wall-mounted electric flame effect fire, a double-glazed window to the side and doubleglazed French style doors to the rear garden.
Opposite, the spacious master bedroom has plenty of space for free-standing furniture, as well as a double-glazed window and central heating radiator.
In addition, the garage also features useful storage cupboards, as well as light and power, tiling on the floor and a double-glazed window.
"We discovered a pellet lodged in the double-glazed window beside the front door."
Tel: 029 2070 3799 Charming with a modern twist: The accommodation comprises porch with a PVCu double-glazed window to the side, ceramic tiled flooring, glazed door to entrance hall, double door to storage cupboard.