Windows in buildings are critical to bringing natural light and air. They protect residents from natural elements. When such an important structural part of your home starts giving trouble, you should repair its faulty parts as quickly as possible. Delaying the repair will only worsen the damage and you will be forced to pay more for repairs in the future. Get your window fixed now.
Contact Glass Express for all types of window repair services including the repairs in double-glazed windows. These services will be provided by professional technicians with experience of repairing windows. They can repair both residential and commercial windows.
Types of Window Problems
Property owners face a wide range of issues with the windows that have become old. Parts that get damaged in an accident need replacement. The glass pane is most likely to break in an accident. The caulk used to seal the frame and prevent draft may be peeling and in need of repair.
Some prominent window problems include:
- Wooden window rotting or decaying
- Broken glass
- Damaged screen
- Latching misalignment
- Frayed weather stripping
- Cracked caulk
- Bent, damaged or weakened frame
Professional window technicians can fix all these problems and more related to the windows. You may be seeing only the symptoms, or the damage is quite obvious. Whatever your repair requirements, a trained and experienced window technicians can find all damages and faults, including the ones that are not so obvious. All your window problems will be fixed at the same time on the same day.
Can You Repair Your Window Yourself?
If you have some DIY experience and the right tools and equipment, you can handle some types of window repair works. However, if you do not have these items and no expertise of repairing windows, you will face lots of problems. You may be unable to complete the repair work on time due to your inexperience in repairing windows. In trying to fix a damaged part, you may damage some well working parts. There is also a risk of injury in such works.
Take up this work only if you are confident of handling it properly and completing it to the end. If at the end of this process, your repair work fails and you are forced to call a window technician anyway, all your effort and time put in this process will go waste. Call Glass Express to get your windows repaired by trained technicians.
Technicians of Glass Express maintain highest level of safety at the workplace. The work area is barricaded before the work starts. It helps warn others about the ongoing work and prevent any injury to the residents, employees or visitors. If it is an office or commercial building, there will be no need to stop your work and business operations. The repair work will be limited to the window area. The technicians and other workers at the project site wear safety gears. They follow all safety protocols. Technicians of Class Express carry worksite specific insurance coverage. You are never at risk of facing compensation claim in case a worker is injured at your property.
Solutions for Both Residential and Commercial Properties
Both sectors have different window repair requirements. Window repairs are needed only occasionally but when a part of the window is damaged, it is important to get it fixed quickly. Broken and worn-out looking windows attract the attention of would-be offenders. They think owners of such buildings are negligent about the security of their property. Do not give this impression to these people.
If you are planning to show your property to prospective buyers or tenants, you should get all your damaged windows fixed before inviting them for the property inspection. A good impression of the property leads to a successful deal. You can quote a higher price for your property in the real estate market if it looks well-maintained.
Window Frame Repair
Most window frame repairs are needed for windows with wooden frames. Aluminum frames need repair when they are damaged. Sometimes they become misaligned due to excessive environmental temperature. Fluctuating temperature over summer and winter months causes metals to expand and contract, leading to their failure. The problem may appear as joint crack or the metal frame moving away from its place.
Glass Express window technicians can fix all these problems. Most of the repairs are finished on the same day. You can also call for emergency window repair services.