Category Archives: Reviews

MP is exposed for cold calling

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MP is exposed for cold calling and breaching the rules concerning the Privacy and Electronic Communication Regulations. No body likes nuisance calls, (or cold calling) certainly not me and certainly not from double glazing companies, our industry has been accused for … Continue reading

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Company caught adding reviews about themselves

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Another company has been caught adding a review about themselves. We wont shame them as often companies are simply testing the system to ensure the review system actually works and is simple to use. However whilst no system is ever … Continue reading

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Unhappy customer has front door removed

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ITN have caught on camera the moment that fitters from River Windows arrive at a customers house and remove their front door, because of a dispute about payment. Seems the customer was not happy that the door was clear glazed … Continue reading

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TRUSTMARK ASSURES ADVICE THROUGH PARTNERSHIP

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PRESS RELEASE FOR TRUSTMARK, TRUSTMARK ASSURES ADVICE TO ITS FIRMS THROUGH PARTNERSHIP WITH BUCKINGHAMSHIRE AND SURREY TRADING STANDARDS As the new consumer legislation comes into force today, TrustMark, the only Government-endorsed scheme for all trades in and around the home, today announced a … Continue reading

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Boss of rogue double glazing firm jailed for fleecing pensioners

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David Lodge, head of West Yorkshire Trading Standards is delighted that the boss of a rogue double glazing firm has been jailed recently. Boss of Rouge Double Glazing Firm Sentenced to 26 Months in Prison Mark Stanford, reported that  Andrew … 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 doubleglazingcompanies.com. It shows the power of the internet and social media, if … Continue reading

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Awards for the best window installers in the UK

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We are delighted to announce our awards for the best window installers in the UK, based upon independent comments and user reviews. The First Annual Double Glazing Awards It is the first time these annual Double Glazing Awards. Mention “double glazing” to … Continue reading

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Our systems prevents false reviews

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When someone reviews a company, for security, our software has been built to detect certain patterns, highlighting any dubious reviews or reviewer credentials, thus avoiding false reviews being published. This week we uncovered a “reviewer” slagging off several other companies. As very … Continue reading

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Assessing the impact of the Consumer Rights Bill

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Westminster Business Forum are holding a Keynote Seminar in February 2015 and we have been asked to provide a speaker for their panel to provide some first hand feedback on CRD and its impact for the glazing industry: Consumer rights … Continue reading

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Consumer Rights Bill & TrustMark press release

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Stuart Carter Head of PR and Marketing from Trustmark today released the following Press Release, having attended a presentation last week at one of their Scheme Operators association meetings where a presentation was given by BIS (Department of Business, Innovation and … Continue reading

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