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How Weather Strip Is Important For The Aluminum Profile Window?

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Importance of door and window seal top

The doors and windows weather stripping, as the most common and very important part, although it is a very small part but they have a great effect. How much do you know about the importance of weather stripping in doors and windows?

1, Rain and water proof: more rain in summer, if the poor sealing of doors and windows, rain will leak through the window seam, the use of doors and windows sealed tops will effectively prevent the infiltration of rain.

2, Dust proof: Many people have this experience, I have closed the doors and windows, but after some days there will be some dust in the room, how did the dust come in? This is because for the aluminum alloy doors and windows or plastic steel doors and windows, in order to maintain the pushing performance of the doors and windows after installation, there will be somehow large or small gaps between there, these dust is through the gap into the room. The fluff of the door and window sealing tops is extremely soft. While improving the sealing performance of the doors and windows, it not only does not affect the sealing performance of the doors and windows, but also plays a good role in buffering the sliding doors and windows, and can greatly improve the sliding life of doors and windows.

3. Energy saving: In summer ,the room temperature is very high, usually with air conditioning and other refrigeration equipment to reduce the room temperature, if with the low quality brush pile seal of doors and windows, air conditioning will leak from a large number of prolonged air conditioning work hours, increase energy consumption.

Door Sealing Brush

How A Door Sealing Brush Can Help on The Furniture

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A good furniture must be meticulous in detail, and can be reflected from the small sealing strip. A good sealing strip is practical and does not affect the overall aesthetic feeling of wardrobe.

The sealing strip is an important part in the furniture. The high end quality wood furniture will include the wardrobe sealing strip due to its important functional use.

When we choose the wardrobe, we must pay attention to the sealing strips. There is one kind of sealing strip which is the best , it is the pile brush door seal. This kind of sealing strip plays a key role in the sealing of the furniture.

When we choose the door brush seal of the wardrobe, we should choose it with the sealing performance, no cracking, stickup seal, etc. The pile wool should be fine enough, you can touch and feel by your hands gently, if feel soft and smooth , it means that the door sealing brush is very good.

Secondly, when the closet door is closed, we should pay attention that whether it can be closed tightly. Only when the closet door closes tightly, then it can effectively avoid dust intrusion.

Again, if the door threshold seal brush is good, it can also bring a more quiet effect when closing the door, and if the home closet is with sliding doors, the thick door weather stripping can also prevent the sliding door to hurt the finger. It is a very safe and considerate design.


The Advantages of Weather Stripping

The Advantages of Weather Stripping

When cold weather is approaching, with fuel costs in limbo it is important to reduce the amount of air infiltration in your home. Weather strip not only helps reduce air infiltration, it also has the added benefit of helping stop dust, dirt ,noise, and insects from entering the home.

Consider the following when selecting weather stripping:

  • Durability – a more expensive type that will last, may be the best economical choice.
  • Exposure to weather.
  • Material to be weather stripped.
  • Resistance to wear by abrasion or friction.
  • The size of the gap.
  • Evenness of gap.
  • Ease of installation.

1. Pliable gaskets – Pile weather strip is used for door and window stops and bottom or top of window sash.

2. Rigid strip gasket (vinyl, felt or foam) – attached to wood or metal strips.

3. Door sweep (aluminum or stainless steel with sponge, vinyl, felt or plastic brush).

4. Door shoe (aluminum with vinyl insert) used to fit over door bottom and screws into the face.

5. String, tension or folded strips (bronze, copper, aluminum, stainless steel or vinyl) – used for window sash channels between door and jam.

Tips for purchasing and installing weather stripping:

Weather stripping is fairly easy to install. Self-adhesive types require a clean, dry surface. Some types are held by tacks, nails and screws. Always follow the manufacturer’s directions when doing the installation.

Pile weather seals is sold by the linear foot. (Multiply length in feet by 0.3 to find length in meters.) Measure around the door or window to be weather stripped to determine the total length needed. It is also helpful to measure the width and depth of the gap.

Take time to check your home while the weather is still nice. Checking for problems now will save time and money later.