Category Archives: Double Glazing Guides

Aluminium or uPVC – making the right choice for you

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Should you choose aluminium frames for your new windows (or doors), or is uPVC a better option? It’s not always a straightforward choice, so you’ll need to consider the following when selecting the best material for your home. Just Windows … Continue reading

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Internal and External Condensation time of year again

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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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Can new windows reduce road noise?

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I was recently asked if new windows reduce road noise and if so, by how much. The answer is simple yes but everything depends upon the amount of noise reduction that’s being requested. How is Road Noise Measured? Noise is … Continue reading

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Help for you to decide which double glazing company to use.

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Every double glazing company in the UK can be listed on Doubleglazingcompanies.com, free of charge. It is designed so you can read or write reviews about their products, their service and your experience using them. This helps you find trusted local … Continue reading

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Cat flap needed in Liverpool

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On the pets forum a lady is asking for help, she is worried about the seal not working and for details of a reliable supplier in the Liverpool area. Cat flaps should be fine as should the sealed unit, however … Continue reading

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Choosing good double glazing

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One of the good things about double glazing is the amount of choice you have, but just where do you start, just how do you find a quality company who you would trust to enter your home and knock the windows … Continue reading

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7 day cancellation period, read the small print!

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It was reported on a forum by a most unhappy customer, that one of the “nationals” small print may be catching people out. According to the report, the sales person said, “buy now you have 14 days to cancel”, only the … Continue reading

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MyTrade TV channel launched today.

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Lee Clarke has started a brand new venture called “My Trade TV Ltd” where companies can post videos of their products for all to see. Along similar lines of YouTube but dedicated to the door and window industry. Whilst the first section … Continue reading

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Are “Which” investigating the Double Glazing industry again?

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A couple of years ago years, WHICH reporters used consumers to report their findings on the industry and the sales practises of some of the companies, some of whom offered huge discounts for signing on the night, others made statements … Continue reading

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HELP, my new windows have condensation…….OUTSIDE!

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A user wrote to us requesting help because he has a problem with some new windows but everyone is telling him, “they’re fine”…….Nobody in the industry seems to be willing to assist him, he feels cheated, really disappointed with his … Continue reading

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