Category: Doors and windows

Insulating windows means saving with vision

Insulating windows means saving with vision

It's not just walls that store heat: Renewed windows make a decisive contribution All around energetic renovation at. windows are proverbially transparent. The insulating effect they have can be read off from the heat transfer coefficient, the so-called U value. But please look carefully when buying, there are two values: the most euphemistic Ug value from some older advertising brochures and the more precise Uw value.

Windows: wood, plastic, aluminum - which frame is the best?

Windows: wood, plastic, aluminum - which frame is the best?

Homeowners who install new window frames face the question: plastic, wood or aluminum? Each material has its advantages and disadvantages. Modern window frames at a glance One thing is clear: All window frames offered by window manufacturers are of high quality. They meet the demands that homeowners or legislators place on the required thermal insulation and durability.

Window renovation: How to properly save heating costs

Window renovation: How to properly save heating costs

When it comes to heating costs, many consumers literally throw their money out the window. Window renovation avoids the loss of valuable heat energy and thus saves money. Heating costs are rising steadily. A less obvious reason for high energy costs are often obsolete windows. They let precious heat energy escape to the outside, while cold air gets inside.

Panel Blinds for Large Area Fronts

Panel Blinds for Large Area Fronts

Panel Blinds are the perfect way to have wide window fronts from direct sunlight or to to protect prying eyes. Especially in modern architecture, great value is placed on openness and light-flooded rooms. The windows are usually laid out generously, so that the desired spacious impression is awakened and the view is released into the nature.

Fly screen roller blind: protection against annoying visitors

Fly screen roller blind: protection against annoying visitors

A mechanical insect screen for windows of all kinds should be transparent, translucent and easy to handle. A fly screen roller blind offers these possibilities. There are certain seasons in which winged insects in living rooms do their mischief. To keep them out in the great outdoors, a fly screen roller blind is the perfect option.

Fresh air despite closed window: Integrated ventilation

Fresh air despite closed window: Integrated ventilation

The supply of fresh air is of utmost importance for living spaces. A ventilation system integrated in the window guarantees a minimum exchange of air. What you need to know about domestic ventilation The DIN standard 1946-6 requires that the air volume of heated rooms be completely replaced within two hours to prevent mold growth.

Articulated arm awning - unusual technology

Articulated arm awning - unusual technology

An articulated awning convinces above all with its great flexibility. Depending on how momentarily the sun or light incur disturbing effect, this awning can be retracted or extended. It offers an optimal shade even with small awning width. Here, the articulated arms are mounted above the awning fabric.

Great Variety of Roof Windows

Great Variety of Roof Windows

You want to replace your old skylights and thereby the living comfort, Increase the amount of light and feel-good atmosphere? Regardless of the dimensions and shapes of the current windows, the specialist offers a wide range with many surprisingly innovative solutions. The future energy costs can be reduced as well, because with the skilful installation and the appropriate insulation the professional achieves all similarities with the current energy saving regulations and the respective safety requirements.

Tension or exchange belt winders? - Tips

Tension or exchange belt winders? - Tips

If the Gurtwickler has lost the tension, usually the spring is broken. Clamping is possible instead of an exchange, but usually not useful. Structure of the belt winder The winder is the lower part, in which the belt of the roller shutter is wound up when opening. Inside this component is a box in which a tensioned coil spring sits.