Recent years have seen a proper spike in our energy bills. The per-usage pricing that many of us are paying would have been unheard-of only five years prior, as our growth has outstripped the capacity of much of our energy infrastructure, and decent renewables are still a few years away.
This means that we must make every effort to avoid overusing energy in our homes. As amenable as the temperatures are here in Gold Coast, we nevertheless want to live in comfort, and to facilitate this, we need to avoid issues with heat loss. And double glazing in Gold Coast is an excellent method of doing so.
Double glazing in Gold Coast, as around the world, incorporates a pair of glass panes. They share a frame, and are sealed tightly, with an inert gas – often argon – between the panes.
The logic behind these windows is a basic one. Glass single-pane windows are strong conductors of heat and cold, so heat or cold is easily transferred in to your living space on those days when you are trying to escape it. Due to the spacing between the panes, double glazing prevents nearly as much heat or cold transference.
The advantages are numerous. These window have been shown to decrease one’s heat transference through your windows by up to a whopping 2000%, which can translate in to notable savings on your energy bills. Combined with proper shading, you can use these products to ensure that your home provides an enjoyable sanctuary, throughout the seasons.
For all of your double glazing and window repair needs in Gold Coast, Central Glass is here to help you out. Contact us today to find out more.