Unfortunately, every now and then one of your windows somehow gets broken and you need to get it repaired. If you need a window replacement Melbourne job, Jim’s Glass perform high quality work…guaranteed! In addition Jim’s Glass also provides an emergency service and can usually fix your window the same day that you call them.
If you live in an older home and would like to replace your windows with the state of the art high energy efficiency products that are now available, they are not that expensive and you are usually able to recoup your cost in just a few years.
Some people are very good with their hands and enjoy fixing things around the house. If you happen to be one of them, replacing a window is not something that you should try and do yourself. Besides the fact that glass is not only a dangerous material to work with, there are quite a few things that can and do go wrong when an untrained person tries to work with it.
The first thing that needs to be done to repair a broken window is removing all of the broken glass. Second, you need to get out all of the old caulking and other materials that were used to hold the glass in the frame, without damaging it. Third, you need to carefully measure and cut the glass. Forth, you need to install the glass and make sure it fits properly and the window is waterproof.
As you can see, repairing a window properly requires a great deal of skill and knowledge. The next time you need a window replacement job in Melbourne please do not make the same mistake so many other people have and try to do the job yourself. Instead, call in a company that specializes in this line of work who will do the job correctly.
Divisional General Manager – Jim’s Glass (Australia)
Board Member – Australian Glass & Glazing Association
President – Glass & Glazing Association of South Australia