How Double Glazing and a Garage can Improve your Home

How Double Glazing and a Garage can Improve your Home

Thinking of doing some home renovations? Here’s why you need to consider adding a garage, and double glazing to improve your home.

When it comes to being house proud, many of us focus on cleaning and tidying the interiors of our property. Now, this is all well and good when it comes to maintaining your space to a show home standard.

But don’t forget that you can always make your property better in other ways. Here are just a couple of different ways you can improve your home to make it a more comfortable and functional space!


Double Glazing

Now, we generally tend to associate double glazing with maintaining heat inside our properties during the cold winter months. But did you know that double glazing can be equally beneficial when it comes to keeping your interiors cool during the summer heat?

A single glazed window is a single pane of glass. A double glazed window, on the other hand, consists of two panes of glass with a void between them. This void can be filled with air or a gas, but either way its role is to prevent thermal transfer.

This can prevent heat transferring out of your house, but also stops heat coming in too. So, when you have got the right interior temperature to suit your needs, double glazing helps to maintain this, whether it’s hot or cold.


A Garage

You don’t necessarily have to isolate your home improvements to your interiors. You can consider additions to your property too! Besides your home itself, the biggest purchase or investment you’re likely to make will be your vehicle.

So, you might want to consider having a garage built at the side of your property.

Firstly, a garage offers you the opportunity to protect your vehicle from damage. It will be less prone to damage caused by the weather and possible vandals. This has the added bonus of reducing your insurance premium.

Secondly, it’s a convenience. This is especially if the property is in a city or another built-up residential area. Do you ever come home and struggle to find a parking space on the road? You’d save time by being able to keep your car in a garage.

A garage means that you have your own private spot to pull straight into. You won’t avoid heading out to carry out small errands and tasks for fear of losing your space.

Finally, a garage offers any homeowner extra storage space. Though the extra room will mostly go towards housing your vehicle, you can fit shelves high from the ground or cabinets in the corners. These can be used to store tools and general DIY products and equipment that you might not want inside your house.

All of these benefits and conveniences make garages an extremely desirable addition to your property, making it more functional and boosting its value!


These are just two ways you can improve your home that you might want to consider. There are, of course, plenty more out there on the market. But these are two that can significantly improve your quality of life in the home, as well as significantly increasing your property’s value!

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