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From new products and the latest trends, to invaluable industry insight and useful tips, our hub keeps you informed and inspired.
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The complete guide to casement window hardware

Understanding casement window hardware - Why is it important? When you’re asked what the most popular window type is in…
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Double glazed windows vs laminated glass – Which to choose?

It’s always great to have options in life – and the same goes for when you’re replacing the windows in…
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Are windows installed from the inside or the outside?

Getting new windows is a fantastic way of giving your home a brand new look without costing the earth. One…
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Can original sash windows be double glazed?

Sash windows are a timeless piece of engineering that can be found on many traditional homes. All that style and…
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How long does it take to replace a window?

Replacing windows can change the whole look and feel of a building, breathing new life into a home that may…
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Everything you need to know about replacing historic windows

Windows aren’t just for flooding your home with natural light and enjoying picturesque views.  They are an eye-catching focal point…
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The 10 benefits of bi-fold doors

Bi-fold doors are not only a fantastic way of modernising a property through their stylish, innovative design. They can also…
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The main benefits of casement windows

What is a casement window? Look out of your window and you’ll most likely see a casement window. There’s a…
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Why is UPVC used for windows and doors?

Why is UPVC often the go-to option for windows and doors? If you’ve ever shown even a passing interest in…
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Are casement windows secure?

‘Are casement windows secure?’ is a question we hear regularly. Yes, they are, in fact, they’re widely considered as one…
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Why replace your sash windows with uPVC?

Sash windows' traditional charm and stand-out style can add aesthetic elegance to any property.  A common sight in older homes,…
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The complete guide to choosing eco-friendly windows

The importance of choosing eco-friendly products can never be overstated. Reducing our carbon footprint is how we are all able…
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Is it time you thought more about making your home improvements?

What could be more exciting than home improvements? Ok maybe a two-week holiday. But even then, holidays are over in the…
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Is there a ‘best’ time of year to have your windows replaced?

We tend to know when our windows are reaching the end of their lifespan. It's a struggle to open them,…
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Are bay windows energy efficient?

The words 'energy' and 'efficient' are being used more than ever these days. And for good reason. The greener we…
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The definitive guide to standard UK window sizes

When on the lookout for new windows, size isn’t necessarily the headline feature for a lot of people. Type of…
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How much does a bay window cost to install?

Bay windows haven't become a UK property mainstay for no reason.   That striking style brings with it increased natural light,…
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Are black window frames the ideal choice for a new build home?

Black window frames are quietly becoming all the rage with property developers across the UK. They're stylish, a little different,…