Why is My Conservatory So Cold and Damp?

Conservatory looking out onto lush green lawn

The conservatory is a wonderful addition to a home, providing extra living space, bathed in light. However, with a large number of windows present in a conservatory, many homeowners experience a common issue – a cold and damp space. A conservatory being cold and damp is the exact opposite of what it should feel like, […]

uPVC vs Wooden Windows

When it comes to choosing the right windows for your property, there are plenty of factors that you need to take into account to ensure you get the perfect product for your requirements. One such factor that needs to be considered is the material that the window frames are made of, and in this article, […]

Different Styles Of Conservatories – An Ultimate Guide

Here at G&L Windows, we liaise with our customers to plan, measure, manufacture and install bespoke conservatories. We offer a wealth of different conservatory styles and designs, catering for the specific requirements of each individual customer. Unfortunately, many of our customers are unfamiliar with the various types of conservatory styles available to them. This can […]

How Much Value Does Double Glazing Add To A Home?

It is certainly no secret that double glazing provides economic benefits. The window installation ensures heat inside your home is retained effectively, saving you money on your energy bill. But double glazing can provide more economic value than just energy savings. The use of double glazing can improve your home in a variety of ways, […]

Guide to Resealing Windows

Window seals expand and contract over time due to temperature changes, and this may eventually wear them out. However, it can sometimes be difficult to tell exactly when a window seal should be replaced or repaired – in this guide, we cover how to spot the signs of window seal deterioration, and will take you […]

Tips To Insulate Your Windows For Winter 2019/2020

If you’re wondering how to insulate windows in time for the chilly winter months, there are a variety of methods to help you. Windows can be insulated using simple DIY techniques – such as the use of bubble wrap, foam, or draught excluders. However, replacing the glass in your property with double glazing or energy […]

How To Keep Your Conservatory Warm In Winter

Summer is behind us, and the winter is fast approaching. As the days become chillier, we may feel that using a conservatory in winter might be a bridge too far. Luckily, there are a few ways to keep your conservatory warm in winter – benefiting you both now and long into the future.   6 […]

Meet The Team – Connor

We wanted to showcase some of our talented fitters and fabricators we have working here in our local factory and this week, in our “meet the team” series we’d like to introduce you to Connor. Connor started with us July 2016 just on a temporary basis after deciding that he no longer wanted to work […]

What Adds Value To A House?

With the housing marketing struggling, it’s now more important than ever to boost the value of your property. Home improvements such as installing conservatories, new front doors, and double glazed windows can all add to the value of the house – making the task of selling an easier one. In this article, we will explore […]

How To Paint uPVC Windows?

If you want to boost the kerb appeal of your property with a fresh lick of paint, your window frames don’t need to be left behind. uPVC windows can be painted, providing you have waited for at least 12 months after installation. Follow our step by step guide to learn how to paint your uPVC […]