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White Gold a new comedy series based in South Essex

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White Gold a new comedy series based in South Essex According to reports South Essex has seen cameras filming a new comedy series around Ballards Walk, Laindon. The new BBC comedy is set in the 1980’s According to the BBC: “It is a … Continue reading

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Green deal door to door scams reported in Hackney

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Some of us have wanted to improve our industry, for too many years double glazing was the butt of jokes and slick high pressure selling tactics created a fear that every company was crooked, out to con customers and run … Continue reading

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Company director falsely claimed being a members of Fensa, GGF and Federation of Small Business

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According to a report yesterday in Birmingham’s Express and Star Kulvinder Singh a company director of Central Windows (West Midlands) Ltd, has admitted that he falsely claimed being a member of the Federation of Small Businesses, that his company was part … Continue reading

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Three people sentenced for double glazing con

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According to reports in the Express and Star on Friday 13th July 2012 three men,  Avtar Pawar, Paula  Bowdler and Gerald Smith have been sentenced for the part they played in a double glazing con, in the West Midlands.

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Police in Taunton looking for Double Glazing “Salesman”

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According to reports, the Police in Taunton are looking for a man in his 20’s and his colleague, who are thought to have stolen £1500 from an elderly woman in her 90’s. One kept thewoman talking whilst the second broke … Continue reading

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Another company caught, seeking to mislead by posting fake reviews!

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Our aims at Doubleglazingcompanies.com are simple, to provide a comparison website so that companies with good reputations can display their accreditations and allow purchasers to check a few users reviews, before investing thousands of pounds in new home improvements, windows … Continue reading

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Can you tell if I am a cowboy?

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If I were a Cowboy, would you spot me? Obviously if I arrived on horseback, wearing spurs and a big Stetson hat, you’ll probably spot me immediately, you’ll suspect I was a bit dodgy, but what if I wore smart … Continue reading

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Consumer Rights set to change, longer cooling off periods

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The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) is about to consult industry on the impact contained in the Consumer Rights Directive (CRD) expected shortly. One of the key points is expected to be an increase in the cooling off period for contracts … Continue reading

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New 5* widget to promote good double glazing companies.

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A number of users have praised this web site (thank you) but many have asked why the companies we list don’t promote our site on their home pages? Why not show your rating, on your own website, illustrating just how … Continue reading

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Cheapest and Best double glazing………but just how do you know?

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You can imagine, the site gets lots of visits, especially from people looking for, “the best and cheapest double glazing company”. But what do they mean by “the best” and is cheapest ever the best? Choice, its great to have … Continue reading

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