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    Thailand Expat Jesus Jones's Avatar
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    22-09-2017 @ 11:00 AM

    Double Glazing Cost?

    I'm thinking of fitting double glazing to try and keep the noise both in and out. It's not that it's noisy where i live it's just that the town/shop type houses are a spits distance away. I prefer wood type plus it will look better with the character of the house.

    Has anyone fitted and if so was the cost worth it?
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    25-03-2014 @ 05:29 PM
    double glazing is made for heat retention/insulation

    the gap is not suitable for noise reduction, although they do reduce noise

    you need an approx. a 15cm gap to be an effective noise insulation

    better fitting windows usually does the trick!

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    08-09-2014 @ 10:43 AM
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    I'm sure I saw some really cheap double glazed units at HomePro the other day. They looked like the were made by Thais or Chinks, so they'll probably last about a week.
    Last edited by Marmite the Dog; 03-12-2010 at 10:08 PM.

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