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Upgrade to Triple Glazing: Swish’s Solution for a Warmer, Quieter Winter

November 15, 2023

What benefits can triple glazing bring in the winter months? As the cold winds of winter approach, homeowners in the UK are gearing up to face the challenges of maintaining a comfortable and energy-efficient living environment. In Middlesbrough and towns throughout the North East, especially the seaside towns like Redcar, Whitby and Seaton Carew have…

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Transforming Homes and Saving Energy: A Window, Door, and Cladding Project in Thornaby

September 27, 2023

Swish were recently tasked with not only improving a home but also reducing energy bills!  At Swish Home Improvements, we take pride in being the go-to experts for windows, doors, and conservatories in Middlesbrough and the entire North East region. Our recent project in Thornaby in Stockton on Tees encapsulates our commitment to excellence and…

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The Financial Benefits of Double Glazing: A Long-Term Savings Strategy

September 12, 2023

Double Glazing does not just bring visual benefits to your North East home!  When it comes to home improvements, many North East homeowners are often drawn to projects that not only enhance the aesthetics of their homes but also offer long-term financial benefits. Double glazing, which involves replacing your existing windows with a specialised window…

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Energy-Efficient Windows: A Smart Investment for Every Homeowner

September 6, 2023

Is it time you started being more energy efficient to reduce your household bills?  As a homeowner, you’re constantly looking for ways to improve your property’s value, comfort, and energy efficiency. One often-overlooked yet highly effective way to achieve all three is by investing in energy-efficient windows. Not only do these windows contribute to a…

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How to Prevent Winter Window Damage: A Guide for North East Homeowners

August 3, 2023

The recent downpour of rain in Middlesbrough and the North East has made us consider the winter months ahead. As the peak of summer graces the UK, it certainly doesn’t feel like we have had much of a summer in 2023 and winter will be upon us before we know it. For residents in the…

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Why Choose a NAPIT Approved Installer

July 27, 2023

Choosing the an installation team you can trust can be a daunting task..  When it comes to enhancing the comfort, energy efficiency, and aesthetic appeal of your home, choosing the right window and conservatory company is crucial. Swish Home Improvements, the North East’s leading window and conservatory company, takes pride in offering top-notch services to…

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Double Glazing Styles Found in the North East

July 24, 2023

We take a look at the double glazing styles found around North East towns..  The North East of England is known for its charming towns and picturesque landscapes. Amidst the region’s rich architectural heritage, one can find a variety of double glazing window styles that not only enhance the aesthetics of homes but also offer…

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How Much Difference Does Triple Glazing Make?

July 21, 2023

We take a look here on what affects triple glazing had on some of our customers..  In recent years, energy efficiency and home improvements have become essential considerations for homeowners seeking to enhance comfort, reduce energy consumption, and lower utility bills. Triple glazing is one such upgrade that has gained popularity for its potential to…

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The Swish Window Installation Process

July 9, 2023

Understand our customer focused window installation process..  Swish Home Improvements of Sunderland is the trusted name in home enhancement, offering top-notch window installations that bring dreams to life. With their extensive expertise and unwavering commitment to customer satisfaction, they have helped countless homeowners in Sunderland transform their houses into stunning havens. In this article, we…

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Top Ten Benefits of Double Glazing

January 31, 2023

Why Choose Double Glazing  Double-glazed windows are named as such due to their construction of two layers of glass. The gap between the two panes can be filled with inert gas or left as a vacuum. Initially created for improved insulation in homes, double glazing provides numerous benefits. This article will explore why double glazing…

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The Ultimate Guide to Double Glazing for Noise Reduction

January 29, 2023

Double Glazing for Noise Reduction If you’re seeking information on reducing outside noise through your windows, you’ve come to the right place. The team at Swish Home Improvements are expert in this field and will guide you in choosing the best double-glazed windows for your needs. Whether you’re looking to eliminate traffic noise, aeroplane noise,…

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Everything You Need to Know Before Installing New Windows in Your Home

January 26, 2023

New Windows in your Home  New windows can significantly impact a home’s appearance, energy efficiency, and overall value. With the increasing electricity and heating bills, energy-efficient windows can help lower these expenses and provide a long-term benefit. Before embarking on a window replacement project, it’s essential to have a well-thought-out plan. Windows can be costly,…

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Which is Better – Tilt and Turn Windows or Casement Windows?

September 20, 2022

Tilt and Turn vs. Casement Windows There are numerous types of windows to choose from. Tilt and turn windows are one of the most popular choices. They’re easy to open, provide great ventilation and can add value to your home. However, they are not the only option available on the market. There are also casement…

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Quick Window Maintenance Tips for a Clean and Safe Home

Quick Window Maintenance Tips for a Clean and Safe Home

September 17, 2022

Window maintenance is often overlooked, but it’s an important part of keeping your home healthy and safe. The right window maintenance plan can keep your home comfortable, energy-efficient and safe from intrusion. What is the Key to a Happy Home? Natural light is a key ingredient to a happy home. It boosts moods, increases productivity…

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How Much Will I Save from Energy Efficient Windows?

August 11, 2022

What are energy-efficient windows? Energy-efficient windows can help reduce your monthly energy bills. The best way to save money on energy costs is to replace the old, inefficient windows in your home with new ones that have better insulation and features that reduce wasted heat and cold. You can find a variety of options available,…

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What to Look for When Buying uPVC Windows?

August 10, 2022

As a homeowner, you probably want your home to look and feel as good as possible. The first thing that people will notice when they come to visit is the windows of your house. Therefore, it is important that you choose the right type of window for your house. If you are looking for new…

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Single vs Double Glazed Windows, Which is Right for your House?

August 9, 2022

Single vs Double Glazing Windows Single Glazing has been around for many years and is still used in many properties today. It is a single pane of glass with a layer of air between the two panes. This type of window is cheaper than double glazing but can be more expensive than other types of…

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How to Improve the Appearance of your Home

August 8, 2022

Improving the Appearance of your Home The appearance of your home is an important factor in its value. Windows, doors and conservatories make a big difference to the appearance of your home and can increase the sale price when you come to sell. Improving the appearance of your home is easy and fun. It can…

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Will Grey Windows Go Out of Fashion?

July 8, 2022

As the weather warms up and Summer moves in, many homeowners are starting to consider new windows. The question on many people’s minds is whether they should pay more for double or triple-glazed windows. Should I Have Double or Triple Glazed Windows? Double glazing is a popular choice when it comes to window replacements as…

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What to Do About Common Problems with Double Glazed Windows

July 4, 2022

Double glazing windows can be an excellent addition to your home. Double glazed windows are one of the most effective ways to keep your home warm and secure. They are known for their energy efficiency. However, there are some common problems that can occur with these windows that can impact their performance. But it’s important…

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Interesting Facts About Sash Windows

July 1, 2022

Sash windows are a very popular window choice in modern-day homes today. They are generally used in the front of the house, but sash windows can also be used as a back door. If you are considering a window replacement, there are a few things that you should know about them using as new windows.…

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What to Look for in a Quality Window Company

What to Look for in a Quality Window Company

June 10, 2022

Choosing a Quality Window Company The quality of your windows is a major factor in determining the energy efficiency of your home. You can get a good deal on them, but you need to know what to look for in a quality window company. Window installation is a job that requires both skill and experience.…

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Why You Should Invest in Bay Windows

May 3, 2022

Bay windows are a beautiful addition to any home, projecting out from the walls of the property to increase natural light and provide more ventilation to the property during the summer months. Typically, bay windows are made up of 3-5 panels and come in a variety of different styles, including:  Circle Bay Windows These are…

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Your Home and Double Glazed Windows

April 28, 2022

Modern windows are typically created with double glazing, which is made using two panes of glass in a uPVC, timber, or aluminium frame separated by an air gap that can be filled with insulating gas in some cases. Double glazed windows provide a variety of benefits for the home, offering improved insulation over single-pane windows,…

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How Long Does Double Glazing Last?

February 10, 2022

Have you ever thought about installing double glazing on your property, only to find yourself a little concerned about the thought of how long double glazing lasts? Or perhaps you have been feeling the chill a little more recently and wanted to check whether your double glazing is still effective. Whatever the case might be,…

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How Can I Improve The Energy Efficiency Of My Home This Winter?

January 7, 2022

It is no doubt that the past couple of years have kept the majority of the UK spending more time inside their homes. People have been spending more time at home, meaning more power has been used, from powering laptops to boiling kettles and increasing the heating during colder months. It’s no surprise our heating…

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Considering Anthracite Grey Windows and Doors?

September 29, 2021

Thinking About Anthracite Grey Windows and Doors? There are so many options to choose from when it comes time to buy new windows and doors for your home. You can take the easy route and go with what is popular, or you can do as much research as possible before making a decision. If you’re…

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Window and Door Trends: Anthracite Grey Windows

September 25, 2021

Is the Anthracite Grey Trend here to Stay? Grey is the new black. It’s a colour that has been popping up in all sorts of places lately, but now it’s time for your windows and doors to get a grey makeover too! Anthracite Grey windows and doors are a fast-growing trend across the North East,…

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The Benefits of Casement Windows

September 4, 2021

Whether you have just bought a property for a renovation project or simply want to improve the aesthetics of your current home, new windows can be confusing. The most popular type on the market today is casement and they offer many benefits such as security and insulation. You can explore the wide range of benefits…

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Choosing Glass for Your Home: Different Types of Glass

July 5, 2021

Choosing the right type of glass for your new windows is a big decision and one that should not be taken lightly. There are many different types of glass to choose from, each with its own benefits and drawbacks. In this blog post, we will go over five common types of window glass so you…

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The Advantages of Double Glazed Windows

June 27, 2021

Should you be considering double glazing for your property, you’ll be interested to know the advantages and benefits that come with double glazed windows. Double glazing windows are designed to reduce heat loss from buildings, they provide twice the insulation as a single glazed unit would. What is double glazing? Unlike single glazing – this…

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How Do I Choose My Replacement Windows?

May 27, 2021

Replacement windows are a great way to improve the look of your home and save money on energy bills. But how do you know which replacement windows will work best for your needs? To make sure you get the most out of your investment in new windows, we recommend speaking with an expert from our…

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Add Value to your Home with Double Glazing

April 15, 2021

It is standard that many homes now have double glazing, although there is still a high demand for it, does double glazing really add value to your home? Let’s take a closer look at some of the benefits of double glazing and whether installing it increases the value of your home.

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What are the Benefits of Window Installations

April 3, 2021

What is the Right Window for your Home Window installation for your property is a long term investment, so choosing the correct frames for your home can be an important decision. At Swish Home Improvements we want to help you as much as possible to make the right choice for your home. We are going…

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