Spring Cleaning Tips for a Natural Stone Window Sill

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Granite Window SillsNatural stone windowsills add character and style to a building. Stone window sill will continue to enhance beauty and elegance of your home if you take a proper care of it.

Stones like granite and limestone, although durable, are subject to abrasion. More


Some Advice on Limestone and Granite Window Sills

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Granite Window SillsWindows and doors are those architectural elements of building structure that first catch your eye.

Stone windowsills add a distinctive accent to your home as well as long lasting weather protection for the years to come when installed by a qualified stone mason. More

S&N Granite’s Window Sill Variety

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window sill, windowsillsS&N Granite’s Window Sill Variety

The windowsills of the house are one of those details that make the house attractive.

At S&N Granite we believe that windowsills should not only be meticulously designed to suit your exterior home design but also they should be of very best quality.  More

Window Sills & Heads: How to Frame a Window

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window sill, window sillsTo frame a window, you’ll need care, precision, and an absolute attention to detail. A poorly-installed or weakly-framed window can lead to water damage and even health hazards if a draft sneaks in, which is why it’s so important to choose the right kind of window sill and know what you’re doing when you position it.

1: Measure Your Window Space – How big is your actual window? How large will your window sills need to be?

2: Use Quality Materials – Ensure you use high quality materials for your window sill that will last through both time and weathering.

3: Replace Old Studs – Take out  old studs and stick in fresh ones according to the specifications of your new window sill

4: Install Your Header – You can cut these yourself or buy them cut based on window sill spec. More

How Windows Sills can add to your Home Exterior

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Windows SillsWindow sills are an important architectural aspect of your home. The are designed to direct water away from the opening beneath the window, and it is a must that they are installed properly and by a professional to ensure that your house stays dry.
Windows sills do more than protect your house from water. Imagine the impact of a wide, stone window sill decorating your home. It’s a powerful statement that adds style and beauty to the home. Durable, strong and elegant, natural stone windows sills can be the ideal finishing touch on any home.
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Protecting and Maintaining Your Stone Window Sill

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Window Cill, window cillsThere are several benefits to choosing a stone window sill, highest among them is the durability of the material and that it is low-maintenance. Unlike wood, which frequently needs repainting and other preventative maintenance for rot, termites, or paint fading, stone window sills resist damage from sun and moisture exposure. While they are very durable, stone products do require some maintenance.

Most often for simple cleaning and upkeep you may use a cleaning product purchased at a retailer or compose a basic mild cleaner at home.

One other maintenance item is to protect window sills from mould and mildew, More

Comparing the Benefits of Stone and Plastic (Vinyl) Window Sills

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Window Sill, windows sillPlastic and stone window sills offer many similar benefits for the homeowner when compared against wood; both materials are durable, weather resistant, retain colour, and easy to maintain. There are important differences to be aware of as well. Cost is one obvious difference but there are a variety of other things to consider when investing in Window Sill.