Windows Question

Should double glazeing have vents? we have cavity insulation and damp!

we are uncovering wall vents covered by last owners this has not solved problem. insulation was done before windows.

3 Answers

Best Answer

Hi Paul,

Yes they should have trickle vents in the can get them put in after if they aren't already there.

Kind regards

Answered 3rd Jan 2012

Rebel Carpenter

Member since 24 Sep 2008

You should have trickle vents in the head of window, they can be retro fitted.

Answered 3rd Jan 2012


Member since 29 Oct 2008

Hi Paul
Cavity wall insulation can cause damp, and having trickle vents fitted to your windows will not cure this
Gary Griffiths

Answered 4th Jan 2012

G R Griffiths builders

Member since 25 Oct 2008

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