Window Servicing

4.1 Sliding Glass Window Servicing

This service is undertaken if:

  • The window is hard to open or close
  • Window is grinding on the track
  • Window fame is coming apart and requires re fitting.

Best Sliding Door Doctor does a comprehensive service on sliding glass windows to bring them up to new running again.

As part of the service our service technicians remove the windows , resurface the bottom track, clean the tracking and frame top and bottom, fit new guides at the top , new wheels and carriages at the bottom , square the window to the sides , adjust any locks and catches and lubricate with silicone.

Unlike other companies Best Sliding Door Doctor has found that by servicing the tracking, the rollers last longer and the window runs smoother, giving you the benefit of another life out of the window.

4.2 Double Hung Windows – Spiral Replacement

This service is undertaken if:

  • The windows will not hold in an open position;
  • The sash spirals are visibly broke
  • The sash spirals are not connected.

Best Sliding Door Doctor can replace the sash spirals in aluminum and certain wooden windows.

Double hung windows have 2 sashes one at the top and one at the bottom. Both sashes can be repaired, you can however elect to repair only the most frequently used sash and permanently fix the other one.

4.3 Hinged Aluminum Casement or Hopper Windows

This service is undertaken if:

  • The windows won’t open or close
  • The window winder is no longer operative.

Best Sliding Door Doctor can replace your broken window winder which can be either lockable or non lockable.

We recommend that clients whose windows are subject to coast or river conditions change to a stainless steel base and chain.

Where required we also replace window hinges or stays on Aluminum casements or hopper windows depending on availability.