Why autumn is an ideal time to replace your property’s windows

By | 2017-10-30T17:57:29+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Double Glazing, Double Glazing Energy Efficiency, Express Window Service|

Autumn is well and truly here, and winter is definitely on its way. The evenings are drawing in, the mornings are darker, and there is a noticeable chill in the air that means coats and scarves will soon be necessary! As the weather gets colder, it is an ideal time to put plans in place [...]

Why smart-home heating systems benefit from double glazing

By | 2017-10-30T17:56:44+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Double Glazing, Double Glazing Energy Efficiency|

The benefits of smart-home heating technology are widely known: it enables you to lower your energy bills; it helps you create a more energy-efficient home; it gives you power over your energy usage, etc. While all this is true, the property needs to have a good standard of energy-efficiency in the first place for the [...]

The benefits of buying windows from a manufacturer

By | 2017-10-07T12:35:18+00:00 September 24th, 2017|Double Glazing, window manufacturing|

When you buy windows for your property, you expect them to be exactly as you want them. This is where suppliers that also manufacture come in. If you want your windows (or those of a property you’re managing) to be made to measure, and complete with your choice of glazing type and frame finish, then [...]

Blending a traditional property with contemporary windows

By | 2017-10-07T12:34:50+00:00 September 15th, 2017|Custom Window Styles, Double Glazing|

Some of the most glorious property designs come about when old meets new. Rustic 18th-century barns – complete with stone walls, low beams and farmyard surroundings – can be given a new lease of life when converted into living spaces and complemented with large floor-to-ceiling windows (and often gable windows in the roof) that let [...]

Is double glazing hurting the ice cream van industry? The myth exposed

By | 2017-10-05T09:32:49+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Double Glazing, window manufacturing|

In a recent article by The Telegraph, it was claimed that the enhanced performance of modern windows, and the prevalence of double or triple glazing in homes across the UK, means that ice cream vans are “in steep decline” because “no-one can hear the jingles”. This odd assertion was made by Zelica Carr, chief executive [...]

How to choose a glazing style for your home

By | 2017-10-05T09:32:49+00:00 August 11th, 2017|Double Glazing, Sash Windows, window manufacturing|

Nowadays, homeowners are spoilt for choice when it comes to finding the perfect windows for their property. From the colour and material of the frames to the shape of the window and the way the unit opens and closes: there is very little that cannot be tweaked and tailored in line with your individual preferences. [...]

Why summer is the perfect time to get new windows

By | 2017-10-07T12:36:32+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Bifolding doors, Double Glazing, Double Glazing Energy Efficiency|

Why summer is a great time for new windows & doors Sometimes it feels like we spend half of the year just waiting for summer to come around. We love the late nights spent in beer gardens, the daytrips to the beach and the smoky smell of barbecues that [...]

Creating a bright and airy conservatory

By | 2017-10-07T12:37:04+00:00 June 9th, 2017|Conservatories|

Would a conservatory improve your home? Conservatories increase the value of your property, create additional living and entertaining space, offer expansive views of your garden and are the perfect place to sneak a snooze after a hearty Sunday lunch – the benefits to a conservatory are seemingly endless. However, [...]

What are the benefits of porches for your home?

By | 2017-10-07T12:37:37+00:00 May 21st, 2017|Composite Doors, Porch Doors|

Enhancing your home with a custom-built porch is a simple and cost-effective way to make your property more spacious, secure, energy-efficient and soundproof, as well as hugely increasing its curb appeal. You can add value to your home with a stylish porch that is tailor-made to your requirements – ensuring, of course, that it complements [...]

What are composite windows and are they right for your property?

By | 2017-10-09T23:43:32+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Double Glazing, window manufacturing|

Do you have composite windows in your home? When it comes to windows, all materials have their merits. Timber window frames are durable and low maintenance as well as aesthetically pleasing, plastic is affordable, and aluminium is a strong material, offering robust protection to window frames no matter the [...]

Three reasons why you need bifold doors in your home

By | 2017-10-07T12:39:12+00:00 April 21st, 2017|Bifolding doors|

Bifold doors offer the perfect blend of good looks and practicality, so it’s easy to see why they have become immensely popular in recent years, particularly in residential properties. Whether you’re planning a new extension or looking for a quick and easy way to overhaul a room, bifold doors offer a number of benefits. Here [...]

Matching window styles for a house extension – why is this important?

By | 2017-10-09T23:33:35+00:00 April 14th, 2017|Custom Window Styles, Double Glazing|

When building a new extension, there are many factors to consider, from choosing the right contractor to dealing with planning permission and building regulations. Thinking about windows may not be very high on your agenda, or may not even feature on your to-do list at all. But it’s something that needs careful consideration, because the [...]

How is gentrification changing our window habits?

By | 2017-10-07T12:40:37+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Custom Window Styles, Double Glazing, Sash Windows|

Gentrification is taking place all across London, Surrey, Essex and Kent, and turning run-down areas into vibrant, attractive and smart residential spots. Just look at Hackney: the once bleak working-class North East London borough has seen a dizzying transformation in the past few years, with independent coffee shops, cocktail bars and gastropubs popping up in [...]

Just how soundproof can double glazing be?

By | 2017-10-07T12:40:53+00:00 March 18th, 2017|Double Glazing|

We think of the home as a quiet, cosy sanctuary that allows you to escape the hustle and bustle of the outside world. For many homeowners, though, all sorts of noises find their way into the house. You might live in the flight path of an airport, have a railway line that runs along the [...]

Emergency double-glazed windows now available

By | 2017-10-07T12:41:20+00:00 February 20th, 2017|Double Glazing, Express Window Service|

We can manufacture windows within 24 hours Sometimes you need new double-glazed windows in a hurry. Whether it’s in a domestic or commercial property, situations like a break-in, an accident, or a supplier delivering the wrong size windows can all result in a need for replacement windows, fast. When [...]

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