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VIA architecture

dextermalonzo typically an enclosed verandah will still be fairly leaky so it won't be the same as a sealed double glazing unit. Is is the still-air (or other gas) that is doing the insulating, so if the air is moving in and out from the space it won't do much insulating.


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Lauren Watson
Our house was built in 1979 and is freezing in winter and boiling in summer. Will double glazing make a difference if the walls are not insulated like modern homes?
   
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Mark Davis Design

That's too hard to answer on line Lauren. I suggest you get a builder, building designer or architect that specialises in energy efficient buildings to come & check it all out. As an example, I have a thermal imaging camera I use to see where a home is leaking. Your place is probably leaking all over, & there may be any number of things you need to improve before the cost of new windows is going to be viable.

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