Sydney Sash Cord Window Repairs/Maintenance/Services

Sydney Sash Cord Window Repairs/Maintenance/Services from Spectrum Sash Window Repairs

By: Spectrum Sash Window Repairs  17-Dec-2011
Keywords: Painting Services, Window Repairs, Window Hardware

Window Maintenance Traditional timber box sash windows are a wonderful asset to our homes and our lives. If we maintain our windows, they will function properly for the next generation. Traditional timber sash window problems include: ■Rot to the timber work due to not maintaining paintwork or exterior putty ■Broken or cracked glass ■Timber warping ■Inability to open the windows properly due to cords damaged/hard or broken ■Sticking of windows due to over painting ■Pulleys rusted and not maintained Spiral balance timber sash windows encounter the same problems of: ■Timber rot ■Warping ■Over or underpainting ■Putty and glass damage ■Spiral balances springs will seize over time and will need replacing Spectrum Sash Window maintenance includes: ■Regular Inspections and Maintenance: of pulleys, cords, rot, paintwork/putty, glass and seals at reasonable intervals is essential for the longevity of your windows, to ensure that they are still in good condition ■Painting: of window sashes is extremely important for the preservation of the timberwork over long periods. Windows may require re painting every 4-6 years depending on the aspect of the residence, local climate conditions, etc. Do not wait until very visible signs of damage to the existing paintwork are visible. Try to have us in a regular pattern of inspection and repair for your sash windows and they will reward you with much less costly replacement of timberwork in the long term. One of the problems with over painting sash windows is that they can become difficult to open so care and a licenced painter such as Spectrum is required with paint application. ■Cleaning: The glass and timber should be washed and cleaned regularly as this helps with brightness within the residence and helps keep dirt free from moving parts it is well worth the effort to keep the windows fresh looking.

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