City Sound Advice & Guides

Aluminium frames or Wooden frames?

At City Sound Glazing we only work with Aluminium frames for several reasons. Many property owners have their own preferences when it comes to window frames, and there are benefits to each material, be that aluminium, wood or uPVC.To explain the pros and cons of...

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Why you need Secondary Glazing in the Summer

When we think about secondary glazing, we have images of being wrapped up inside trying to stay warm in the freezing cold winter. There is a myriad of benefits when it comes to secondary glazing. Not only is it one of the cheapest ways to make your warmer, but it also...

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Let the light in with larger windows

The glorious rays of sunshine that we all love and worship are packed full of vitamin D which makes us feel positive. So, it only makes sense to have bright rooms that make us feel happier and more alive! Larger windows have many benefits; They allow you to bring the...

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Would you pay tax for your windows?

Receiving our wages at the end of a long, hard month always brings with it a sense of satisfaction. That is until you look at the taxes on your wage slip. But can you imagine if there was also a window tax included every month? It may sound ridiculous but that was...

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Using Secondary Glazing for Heritage conservation

We all value possessions from our past as they serve as a reminder of a certain period in our lives, helping to keep them alive, not only for ourselves, but to teach our children about a time and age they will never experience. The preservation of historical buildings...

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Heritage Building Profile: Kensington palace

With the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle having taken place in mid-May of this year, it has captivated the nation’s imagination as you would expect from a Royal marriage. Prince Harry has been resident at Kensington Palace for many years and the couple will...

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The best window dressings for privacy

Whatever type of property you live in, ensuring you have complete privacy is always a high priority. Our windows provide the only way for others to see inside our homes and for those with nearby neighbours or positioned at street level it makes sense to find a window...

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Heritage Building Profile: Westminster Palace

The Palace of Westminster, or Houses of Parliament as we know it today, has stood in one form or another since 1016. A planned £4bn renovation project is due to begin on the building to bring many of its outdated elements up-to-date as the risk of fire was so great a...

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When should I have Secondary Glazing installed

Your windows are often a good way to gauge the condition of your home overall. There are a number of tell-tale signs that will reveal whether or not you are in need of an upgrade to improve not only the aesthetic appeal but your overall quality of life. Windows are...

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Choosing the right Secondary Glazing system

Knowing which secondary glazing system is the right one for your windows is not just a case of simply picking from a list. The size and shape are among many factors that will identify which one will produce the benefits you are looking for. Horizontal Sliders,...

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