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Steel windows – paint failure: peeling/flaking

  • Corrosion caused by moisture getting under the paint 

    How to repair

Stains on window and door glass

Scratched or damaged glass

Glass loses clarity

Air bubble in glass (typically laminated glass)

  • Glass edge not correctly treated when the glass was cut/installed

    How to repair

Moisture in sealed insulating glass units

  • Edge seal damage or failure due to UV light, moisture in window frame, wind deflection 

    How to repair

  • Damage caused during installation; manufacturing defect

    How to repair

Leadlight glazing: buckled/cracked/loose panes

  • Old lead that has softened or weakened; impact damage

    How to repair

Window/door hardware – corroded/deteriorated finish

Window/door hardware is loose

Door handle(s) not working or stiff to operate

No roof space access

Roof space – no insulation

  • Insulation was not a requirement when the house was built (or has never been installed)

    How to repair

  • Loose-fill insulation has been shifted by wind or activity by house occupants or tradespeople, or insulation has been removed when work done on the house

    How to repair