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How to give your wooden window a long life

All materials exposed to the weather are subject to decay if they are not protected as they should be. Concrete crumbles, iron rusts, plastic “dries out”, and aluminium oxidizes. Nothing is spared by time, which in recent years has been aided and abetted by smog and acid rain.

Of all the materials normally used to make windows, wood has the advantage that even if normal cleaning and care procedures are ignored, it can still be restored.



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