Windows or doors are wooden, plastic, glass of metal material. Doors allow passage in or out while windows allow light sound or air in a vehicle or building.
Both windows and doors are very vital as they give house good air circulation and security if closed.
We have different windows put on different parts of the house for different purpose like the transom put above the door, sidelight next to a door or clerestory window set on the roof generally for light in the house.
Awning windows with hinges or doors should be greased regularly for them to easily open.
Windows or doors contain hinges, screws, locks, pivoted centers which need cares and misuse of them can lead to not opening or closing up.
Doors which won’t shut or latch properly are annoying and one diagnosis door hanging loosely or not opening should find the problem and solve it mechanically even if it has binding, it will show the problem and repair it as quick as possible when it’s inexpensive.
When doors or windows have loose hinge screws, this makes the door to latch and open or close difficultly and leads o wearing of that movable part of the structure and should be tightened and stripped holes fitted.
Ground-touching door is sign of jamb out of the plumb and to reset this the bottom section should be prayed up and the jamb renailed.
Glass should be handled with care as can easily break and also one should use non-staining materials while cleaning like pieces of newspapers when moisture .
If glass window has broken, it should be handled with care because some small fragments left behind can hurt if unprotected and any repair should be done by a glazier or a specialist.
Hinges on doors and windows should be oiled and greased sometimes for it to open smoothly as glass is very delicate and can easily break.
To minimize humidity on glasses which reduce ventilation in the house, one should keep kitchen or bathroom fans on, do only full load washers and also keep showers short.