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Why Replacing your Guttering Could Save you a Fortune.

Why Replacing your Guttering Could Save you a Fortune.

When you think of home improvement projects the first thought is often of orangeries, conservatories or loft conversions. No one ever thinks of guttering and this vital part of a property is often neglected until it becomes an issue and then you as the homeowner are forced to deal with it. In this weeks article we are going to tell you why replacing your guttering could save you a fortune.  The importance of professionally installed and maintained gutters cannot be stressed enough. Every hous...

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What Impact Could a Damaged Window or Door have on Your Property?

What Impact Could a Damaged Window or Door have on Your Property?

Windows and doors can get damaged in a number of ways. Years of being battered by the elements can take its toll, an unfortunate accident or poor maintenance can leave them damaged and vulnerable. Although the damage may be small, like a little crack or slightly loose hinges, something that barely enters your thoughts, it can in the future affect your home more than you ever thought it could. Small cracks can grow in size during the winter months resulting in a whole window needing to be repla...

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Sash Windows - Back on the Block

Sash Windows - Back on the Block

Sash Windows have been around for a very long time, you may remember them as the windows that had a weight attached to help them slide open and shut.  Nowadays they have had a modern revamp but the functionality and style of sash windows is very much the same. They are often associated with older looking town and Victorian houses but thanks to the modern revamp they can now be installed in newer properties to help give them a vintage look. Sash windows come with an array of benefits that is h...

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Why Choose a Window and Door Specialist?

Why Choose a Window and Door Specialist?

When you start looking to upgrade, renovate and improve your home it can be extremely overwhelming with so many different businesses to choose from. It can be hard to tell which business will be right for you and your home. In today’s blog, we are going to look at why you should choose a window and door specialist like Countrywide Windows when looking to improve your home. Save Precious Time When looking to improve your home it is only natural that you spend several hours looking at designs, ...

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Does Your Shop Need a Makeover?

Does Your Shop Need a Makeover?

When it comes to business first impressions are always important, but when it comes to retail business first impressions are vital when it comes...

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3 Things to Consider When Planning to Get a Conservatory

3 Things to Consider When Planning to Get a Conservatory

With House prices constantly changing often in an upwards curve, it is becoming a less viable option for families to move homes when they are looking to upscale as the cost is simply too great. This has led to families finding new and exciting ways to upscale within the property they already own. These have included loft conversions and extensions such as Orangeries and Conservatories. This week we are going to take a look at the latter of the options above and discuss 3 things you should take...

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Countrywide Windows - Taking Your Home to The Next Level

Countrywide Windows - Taking Your Home to The Next Level

In the modern technological world, many homes look flashy and next generation but when you actually go inside they don’t have that homely feel that you often find in snug cottages or old Victorian houses. Making a property feel like a home is vital in ensuring that you as the occupant are settled and happy. At Countrywide Windows, we focus on every little detail to ensure that your project fits perfectly into your home.  We make sure the style, colour, and design fits into your property and...

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Does Your Business Have Commercial Double Glazing?

Does Your Business Have Commercial Double Glazing?

As a business owner, the look of your shop front is vital when it comes to attracting customers to your store. When It comes to glazing as long as it’s clean and looks good it won’t have a massive effect on what customers think of your business, however, why settle for Glazing that doesn’t offer you anything else other than to complete the look of your shop. Single Glazing is often leaky allowing draughts in and is susceptible to break-ins and robberies as it is only a single pane of glas...

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Homeowners Given Home Extension Boost

Homeowners Given Home Extension Boost

Homeowners across the country have been given a fantastic boost as a change in the law means they will no longer need to apply for planning permission if they are looking to add an extension to their property. The change will allow homeowners in England to build a six-metre single-storey rear extension if they live in a terraced house and an eight-metre one if their home is detached. In addition to this, shops will now be able to be converted into office spaces, libraries or town halls without...

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How to Keep your Composite Door Looking Brand-New

How to Keep your Composite Door Looking Brand-New

Composite doors as a product are relatively low maintenance when compared to other home improvement products, but there are a few things you can do in order to keep them looking fresh all year round. These small tasks can help maintain the appearance of your composite door whilst also minimising the effects of wear and tear caused by UK weather. So, Where Do You Start? Cleaning We know cleaning isn’t at the top of the chores list and definitely isn’t something you want to spend your ti...

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Why Move Houses When You Can Develop Your Own Property?

Why Move Houses When You Can Develop Your Own Property?

Moving houses nowadays can be an extremely stressful, costly and time-consuming process with people owning more products than ever before. Most people move to either upscale when they are starting to extend their family by having children or it is the other end of the spectrum, and they are downscaling once their kids have moved out. Whatever the reason for a move it is usually an extremely stressful time in someone’s life making sure everything is packed, nothing gets broken and then decorat...

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How Important Is Colour in Home Improvement Projects?

How Important Is Colour in Home Improvement Projects?

Colour is an extremely vital aspect when it comes to your home improvement projects. Whether you are installing new windows, doors, skylights, a conservatory or an orangery, colour should be at the forefront of your thinking because it could be the defining point in the outcome of the project from a visual point of view. Choose the right colour and your project will look beautiful and catch the eye of neighbours and friends alike. But, if you choose the wrong colour it will stick out like a sore...

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Have You Ever Consider Grey UPCV Windows?

Have You Ever Consider Grey UPCV Windows?

When people think of UPVC windows they often think of the white colour that has become the go-to colour for these windows, but what most people don’t know is that you can get grey UPVC windows as well. The low-cost and durability are still huge benefits that are associated with Grey UPVC windows and not much changes at all when compared to the white version, it is merely a fashion addition and something to catch the eye. UPVC windows are known for their functionality and reliability but unt...

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The Time for New Windows is Here

The Time for New Windows is Here

Countrywide Windows are experts in the design, supply and installation of a wide range of windows throughout Bridgwater, Somerset and beyond, for both commercial and domestic properties. The windows supplied by Countrywide can be tailor-made to match your specific requirements – whether you are looking to improve heat insulation, security or enhance the overall appearance of your property, Countrywide Windows can help. Our products can cater to numerous budgets, tastes and properties. Coun...

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The Rise of Solid Roofs

The Rise of Solid Roofs

In the past conservatories were always extremely popular as they looked beautiful, allowed natural light to flood into the room from every angle and were perfect for the summer months. However, as the market has changed, grown and improved over the years we have seen a swing from glass conservatory roofs to solid orangery style roofs. This week we are going to take a look at this trend and the reasons there has been a shift from glass to solid roofs. The main reason for the shift is the unden...

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Give Your Home the Wow Factor this Christmas

Give Your Home the Wow Factor this Christmas

With the winter well and truly upon us and Christmas fast approaching, it’s time to look at what home improvement products can give your home a wow factor this festive season. After a great summer the time has come where the darker days have set in and everyone is battening down the hatches for the winter months ahead, where a cosy night in is preferred to a late evening at the pub.  So, during this period when you spend a lot more time at home with friends and family, how can you improve yo...

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The Blog About Window Maintenance and Security

The Blog About Window Maintenance and Security

When you think of maintaining your windows and the security of your home, they will often be separate thoughts and not one you would put together instantly. However, maintaining your windows is absolutely vital when it comes to keeping your property secure and safe. In today’s blog, we are going to look at the direct correlation between maintenance and potential security risks you may face if your windows are not kept in ship shape condition. Maintained Windows vs Unmaintained Windows  If y...

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How to Add Value to Your Home

How to Add Value to Your Home

In the modern-day people are constantly looking at ways to invest their money in order to get a greater return in the future. There are a variety of different ways you can invest your money and today we are going to look at home improvements and how they can help you increase the value of your property. Depending on what improvements you make the increase in value of your home will vary. Something simple like replacing old windows with new ones will add value to your home but it won’t be ext...

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