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Cracked or broken glass in timber frames

  • Impact damage: children’s games, stones from a lawnmower, door or windows slammed shut

    How to repair

  • Imperfections in the glass, or door or window has twisted when opened

    How to repair

Aluminium joinery – pitting

  • Exposure to air-borne salt, dust or dirt 

    How to repair

  • Run-off from cement plaster/grout, CCA-treated timber, copper or lead

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Chalking of powder-coated finish on aluminium frames

Aluminium and PVC windows – loose or missing glazing seals

Timber or steel window – cracked or loose putty

  • Putty is not protected by paint and has dried out

    How to repair

  • The glazing rebate was not primed before the glass was installed

    How to repair

Timber and steel windows – paint failure: peeling/flaking

  • Thermal expansion and contraction of the frame

    How to repair

  • Loss of adhesion due to excess moisture in frame

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Timber windows – stain failure: peeling/flaking

  • UV deterioration of the timber surface beneath the coating

    How to repair

  • Thermal expansion and contraction of the timber frame

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Timber windows – rotted sash

Timber windows – rotted sill

  • Water sits on the sill if the slope is not sufficient to shed it 

    How to repair

  • Water is getting into the sill/jamb junction 

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Timber and steel windows – rusted hinges