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Decorative possibilities of profiles The characteristic white color of metal-plastic windows is becoming less and less popular. It is replaced by a variety of colors that imitate precious wood species or simply monochromatic according to the RAL scale or other color fans of leading paint manufacturers. Decorating the profile somewhat increases the cost of the finished assembly - the difference can reach 15 - 20%.

To be convinced of the quality and high consumer properties of plastic windows, you just need to read about their characteristics in the article brought to your attention and compare them with wooden structures. The text is far from advertising in nature - only objective information. The choice of priorities is up to the reader. Here you will learn how to choose plastic windows, and why some designs are better than others.

Disadvantages and the issue of environmental friendliness The frames of plastic windows have one significant drawback - non-repairability. Scratches, scuffs and other surface damage cannot be repaired on plastic. However, plastic is much harder than wood, and it is more difficult to scratch it during operation.

How to extend the life of seals. A gasket made of any material can last several years, or it can wear out in one season. It all depends on the level of service. Even such a seemingly small part of the window requires some care. It consists in periodic (twice a year, in spring and autumn) cleaning and lubrication with silicone oil. If this is not the case, ordinary glycerin quite successfully replaces it.

Metal-plastic windows have practically replaced wooden structures, since they are absolutely maintenance-free and durable. The choice of metal-plastic windows is a responsible task. Do not give preference to cheap designs. Saving on materials and accessories will negatively manifest itself already with the advent of the first cold weather. It is most expedient to address the issue of choosing windows to the professionals of TM Windows KORSA or independently study how to choose plastic windows, and when buying, start from your knowledge. The right choice of windows ensures that there are no drafts, fogging, freezing and many other problems that residents of houses and apartments face.

Instead of standard glass, an impact-resistant triplex (two or more layers of glass with a polymer film fixed between them), glass with a multilayer coating that blocks part of the sun's rays can be installed in a double-glazed window.

How to choose metal-plastic (PVC) windows, so as not to doubt their quality? Which, according to experts, plastic windows are better to put in a country cottage, and which ones - in an apartment in a city skyscraper?

Fittings German fittings GUGerman fittings GU The service life of the window, flawless operation of systems, softness of movement and reliability of protection against burglary depend on the quality of the fittings. Steel components are considered the most durable. Before ordering windows and buying fittings, you need to make sure that you have certificates and markings with brand marks. The company "Windows KORSA" installs high-quality German fittings GU (Gretsch-Unitas GmbH) in window structures.

Profile PVC profile is a frame, that is, the basis of a window structure, and therefore it must: have a high ability to retain heat: the minimum number of chambers acceptable for the climate of Ukraine is three (for example, "Bluevolution"). This option is ideal for glazing of balconies, private houses, including in the northern regions of the country, as well as residential and office premises in the southern part of Ukraine; differ in structural rigidity: a reinforced profile has excellent indicators of this criterion (metal frame thickness - at least 1.5 mm); comply with environmental standards: for high-quality PVC profiles, safe raw materials are used that guarantee stable technical characteristics, do not emit toxins when the temperature changes, have a stylish design: a profile with a uniform surface is a good base for an ideal window, and the trend is white PVC Salamander, not loses its glossy appearance even after decades.

For an apartment window in a big city, it makes sense to consider at least a three-chamber profile. For rooms located on high floors, apartments with a poorly functioning heating system, and rooms overlooking highways and multi-lane avenues, five- and six-chamber designs are suitable.