double glazing


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double glazing

n
1. (Building) two panes of glass in a window, fitted to reduce the transmission of heat, sound, etc
2. (Building) the fitting of glass in such a manner

dou′ble glaz′ing


n.
glazing consisting of two layers of glass with a dead air space between them.
dou′ble-glazed′, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.double glazing - a window with two panes of glass and a space between them; reduces heat and noise transmission through the window
window - a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
Translations
dvojité zasklení
dobbeltruder
kaksinkertainen ikkuna
dvostruka okna
複層ガラス
이중 유리
tvåglasfönster
การติดตั้งกระจกหนาสองชั้น
cửa sổ hai lớp kính

double glazing

[ˌdʌblˈgleɪzɪŋ] n (Brit) → doppiovetro
to put in double glazing → mettere i doppivetri

double glazing

طَبَقَتَيـْنِ مِنْ الزُجَاج dvojité zasklení dobbeltruder Doppelverglasung διπλό τζάμι doble acristalamiento kaksinkertainen ikkuna double vitrage dvostruka okna doppi vetri 複層ガラス 이중 유리 dubbelglas doble vinduer podwójne szyby vidro duplo двойное остекление tvåglasfönster การติดตั้งกระจกหนาสองชั้น çift cam cửa sổ hai lớp kính 双层玻璃
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"Heat loss and energy saving are the primary reasons people turn to double glazing," says Steve Brock, managing director of Clear Structures, specialists in glass engineering, "and for most people it's a matter of money."
THERE'S one dominant reason as to why double glazing has become so a la mode - it offers a hefty hike in home heat retention.
Long a go-to for savvy homeowners and property developers, double glazing has carved an effective niche at the heart of home improvement.
During the colder months, your home will be cosier and more comfortable, as double glazing reduces heat loss and their tight fit in the frames mean there will be fewer draughts and cold spots.
If you are considering making the switch to double glazing then do make sure you check out who to hire to fit them; look online for reviews and recommendations and go for a company which offers a guarantee on all work.
Three of the remaining four bedrooms all benefit from a quality fitted carpet, powder coated aluminium double glazing and under-floor heating and the third bedroom also has a balcony, this time overlooking open countryside to the front of the property.
In 2007 I told how his notorious double glazing outfit St Helens Glass went bust owing PS5.5million.
"The first window cracked and the second piece of glass was blackened but the double glazing saved the school."
Central heating and double glazing. Contact: Homelink Independent Estate Agents, tel 01698 264 422.
The property has gas central heating, double glazing, and garage.
Not only does it smarten up the outside of your home, which is a must when selling, double glazing also helps to retain the heat within your house, and adds more security measures with the help of the latest locking mechanisms.
Double glazing works by trapping air between two panes of glass creating an insulating barrier that reduces heat loss, noise and condensation.