Water is Coming Through my Windows

The question  –  Is water really coming through your windows or is it coming from somewhere else? The actual entry point for water leaks can be very tricky to identify and where they appear to be is not necessarily where they originate from. Water has the...

Beware of “Patch & Paint”

Recently we assessed the windows at a walk up strata building in Bondi and we were surprised at what we found lurking below the paint! It seems that a standard way to repair older wooden windows, whether they be in Sydney, Melbourne, Hobart or Perth, is to patch over...

Simple solutions work!

Old wooden windows and doors can be made to function to deliver more comfort. There is no need to throw them away or get tied up in using fancy glass. It’s easy to over complicate solutions to problems with old wooden windows. A prime example of this is when we...

Will new aluminium windows solve your problems?

You might assume with the advances in technology and materials that window products would be superior or at least as good as old quality windows. But this may not be the case. In reality “modern” does not necessarily mean that something is quality built,...

The hidden problems with retrofit double-glazing

Would you start reading a novel or an instruction manual from the middle? Of course you wouldn’t! You would start at the beginning so that you could make sense of what you were reading. The most common question Sealasash receives up front is “Do you do double...