Draughty window repair, Poole

Draughty window repair, Poole

The Task:

Draughty window repair, Poole

This customer, in Poole, had a draughty window. Upon inspection I discovered that the gap on the hinge side of the window was due to a failed hinge.

The solution was to fit a new pair of hinges, so that the window would shut properly without any draughts.

Below: Draughty window, in Poole, Dorset, due to gap caused by failed window hinge.

Draughty window, in Poole, Dorset, due to gap caused by failed window hinge.

Below: The old failed hinge or friction stay.

The old failed hinge or friction stay.

Below: the old hinge on the right – you can see where it has failed letting in a draught. The new improved hinge/friction stay on the left. RPS always replaces friction stays as a pair.

Before: the old hinge on the right - you can see where it has failed letting in a draught. The new improved hinge/friction stay on the left. RPS always replaces friction stays as a pair.

Below: with the new pair of hinges fitted the window shuts properly without any draughts.

Poole: with the new pair of hinges fitted the window shuts probably with no draughts.
Window hinges buckled in Storm Brian’s high winds – Poole

Window hinges buckled in Storm Brian’s high winds – Poole

The Problem:

Window hinges buckled in Storm Brian’s high winds. Window wind damage Poole, Dorset.

On 21st October 2017, ‘Storm Brian’ made his mark across much of the south of England.

The next day I had a call from a lady in Poole who had opened her double glazed window in the high winds, causing the window hinges to buckle.

The top and bottom window hinges were quickly replaced and the windows were working once again.

Below: Buckled window hinges due to high winds in Poole, Dorset.

Buckled window hinges due to high winds in Poole, Dorset.

Below: The window has a buckled bottom hinge.

Double glazing repairs Poole:  The window has a buckled bottom hinge that needs replacing.

Below: The double glazed window has a buckled top hinge.

Double glazing repairs Poole:  The window has a buckled top hinge that needs replacing.

Below: New bottom window hinge fitted.

Poole:  New bottom window hinge fitted.

Below: New top hinge fitted.

Poole:  New top window hinge fitted.

The Solution

Below: All finished…. new window hinges fitted.

Poole:  All finished and new window hinges fitted.

Below: The window sash securely closed.

Poole:  The window sash securely closed.

Broken window hinge – Poole

Broken window hinge – Poole

The Problem:

Broken window hinge

This property, in Poole, had a broken and rusty window hinge which prevented the window from being used.

The old, broken and rusty window hinges.

Window hinges before replacement.

The Solution

Replacement window hinges fitted. Now the window can be used again.

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