4 Important Checks to Carry Out on Your Home

Sam Notaro

No matter whether you own or rent your home, there are a myriad of checks that should be carried out multiple times a year, and some more regularly than others. We’ve investigated a few of the most important things to examine which, landlord or tenant, you should know how to do: Check your windows and…

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6 Tips on Choosing Doors to Suit Your Home

Sam Notaro

Choosing doors can be difficult. With so many materials, colours and designs to choose from, it can be hard knowing which are most suitable. Here are 6 tips on choosing the right doors for your home. Choose wood for the countryside Wooden doors are perfect for more traditional homes. Whether you require wooden stable doors…

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5 Simple Steps To Make Your Home Green

Sam Notaro

Everyone likes to do their ‘bit’ for the environment. Whilst recycling and using the car less are great methods of reducing our ‘carbon footprints’, they aren’t always done. Here are a few ways you can make your home ‘greener’ and do your bit for the planet. Change your bulbs Energy-saving bulbs are no longer the…

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7 Tips on Staying Warm This Winter

Sam Notaro

The winter months are a stern test of your home’s insulation. Whether it’s the hard frosts or chilled winds, staying warm can be a challenge. Here are Notaro Window’s 7 tips for staying warm this winter. Cladding Whilst cladding is designed to keep out wet weather, it has a large effect on a home’s warmth.…

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5 Benefits of Double Glazing

Sam Notaro

No one likes coming home to a cold house. Whether it’s a home’s lack of insulation or old age that’s letting the cold air in, double glazing is the most effective way of protecting a house during the winter months. Here are 5 benefits of installing double glazing in your home. Keeping Warm Double glazed…

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Is Your Home Winter Roof Ready?

Sam Notaro

British winters consist of more rain than snow. It’s essential that your roofline can cope with damp weather, prevent leaks and rot in your home’s roofing. Whether it’s the cladding, guttering, or fascia boards, winter weather increases the pressure on these roofline elements to perform effectively. Discover how Notaro Windows can give you peace of…

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How to Prepare Sliding Sash Windows for Winter

Sam Notaro

We all love to be warm during the winter, and old sliding sash windows are renowned for being draughty. An estimated 43 million homes are built with sliding sash windows, many before the 1930’s, that contain single glazing encased by hollow boxes. Heat is lost 16 times faster per unit area than a wall which…

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Want to use your garden this Autumn? Use our patio tips!

Sam Notaro

A patio provides a space for outdoor entertainment. As Autumn is the mediator between summer and winter, it’s normally a dry season (if you’re lucky) and still presents a fantastic opportunity to use your garden. There are three aspects of a patio that you need to consider when prepping it for Autumn; entertainment, aesthetics and…

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6 Ways to Improve your Home for Summer

Sam Notaro

Whether you want to fully enjoy what your home has to offer, or optimise your home for selling, there are many simple and cost effective ways to do this during the summer season. Take advantage of the nice weather by making home improvements that will not only benefit you now, but far into the future,…

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Summer Home Improvements: To DIY or Not to DIY?

Sam Notaro

Summer marks the beginning of a potential home makeover for ambition DIYers. It’s a season of opportunity – the sun shines, the sky is blue and the outdoors is flooded with light and warmth, creating the ideal environment for home improvement projects. But what types of projects are too ambitious?  To find out, Notaro Windows,…

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