Category Archives: Featured

What should you look for in an energy efficient bi-folding door?

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Bi-folding doors have become increasingly popular in recent years, and it’s no surprise. Not only do they lighten up a room significantly, but they create a rather enviable inside/outside space. By folding the doors fully back, you have an uninterrupted … Continue reading

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Condensation, explained, again.


Condensation, explained, again. Seems every year about this time, we get interested in condensation or at least the causes of it. Ray Rabett the technical director of Masterframe Windows ltd wrote the following article to explain what condensation is, how it … Continue reading

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Plastic casement windows get permission in a conservation area


Plastic casement windows get permission in a conservation area, according to the  Maidenhead advertiser It seems the son of celebrity chef #MichelRoux , top chef Alain Roux has got into hot water by fitting windows without permission then successfully applying for retrospective … Continue reading

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ASA Rule on misleading advertising but which company?

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The Advertising Standards Agency has investigated a company and decided it was guilty of breaches to the ASA codes. Specifically it had misleading advertising, artificial “close by” dates and concerns regarding their “free” offers. Yet it is not clear which company they … Continue reading

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Welsh Government joins forces with TrustMark in campaign to protect against rogue traders


Welsh Government joins forces with TrustMark in campaign to protect against rogue traders. A campaign to protect Welsh householders from rogue traders and incompetent operators launches this week as the Welsh Government joins force with Trustmark to promote its consumer protection service. TrustMark, a … Continue reading

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Internal and External Condensation time of year again


In the Spring and Autumn we get thousands of visitors trying to find answers to their problem with internal and external Condensation it is that time of year again. I have written about condensation elsewhere and the Glass and Glazing Federation … Continue reading

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The GGF (glass and glazing federation) have today launched their new consumer web site The GGF currently get 100,000 retail visitors to their trade body site yet just a small fraction of it provides any answers. The site seeks … Continue reading

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Just how old is double glazing ?

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If you have every wondered just how old double glazing is then you may be interested in this article. Today the term Double Glazing is synonymous with cheap, shoddy, imitation windows that have blighted our housing stock. Because of this devastation … Continue reading

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Triumph for consumer rights as customer wins case

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A big step ahead for consumer rights has been made as a customer finally wins their case against a national company after years of trying, thanks in part to It shows the power of the internet and social media, if … Continue reading

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Winners of the First Annual Double Glazing Awards

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We are proud to announce the winners of the first annual Double Glazing Awards. The winners have been selected from all paid subscribers on, based on their review performance. is the UK’s largest independent review directory of … Continue reading

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