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Where did it come from?

Posted by Kevin Readman on Tuesday, February 12, 2013, In : Windows 

We recently got called out by a customer who could not lock their window. It was a tilt and turn window and the handle would not move to lock the window after closing it. When we arrived the customer showed me what they thought was part of the hinge which had fallen off. It turned out not to be part of the hinge but was actually a small part which attaches to the frame of the window. When the window is closed part of the locking mechanism pushes against this part on the frame, if it isn't pus...


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Tilt before turn windows

Posted by Kevin Readman on Tuesday, November 13, 2012, In : Windows 

If you have tilt before turn, also known as tilt and turn, windows and you are having problems without them you may be considering replacing them. After seeing the price of tilt before turn windows you may decide to opt for casement windows instead. There is a cheaper alternative - we can repair the mechanism on your tilt before turn windows for a fraction of the price of replacement windows. We have just spent today repairing seven tilt before turn windows for a customer. On four of the wind...


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