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Window technologies in 2024 — Emerging trends to watch

If you're not moving forward, you're moving backwards. An old adage that rings truer than ever in the fenestration industry. …
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Are building regulations changing for window installers in 2024?

While building regulations won’t technically be changing this year, the Future Homes Standard for new build homes will become mandatory…
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UPVC Door Panels – Choosing the right panel type

Why is choosing the right type of door panel so important? Doors can make a big difference to buildings. We…
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Reinforcement in UPVC Windows – What you need to know

Are UPVC window frames reinforced? UPVC windows can be reinforced with galvanised steel to make them even more secure and…
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Specification Guide – Scoping & Specifying Window Types

Choosing the right window types for a project   The role windows play in architectural design can never be understated.  Their…
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Are FlushSash windows energy efficient?

Are FlushSash windows energy efficient? Home and business owners are paying more attention than ever to energy efficiency; for good…
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Health & Safety for VEKA Installers – Hazards to be aware of

Health & safety is paramount for all VEKA installers Whether fitting doors on a single property, or windows across a…
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When to advise the installation of new windows – 7 signs to look for

How often should windows be replaced? Not a lot of people know that the lifespan of a window tends to…
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Why are composite doors a great choice for homeowners?

What are composite doors? Choice is one of the most important factors within our industry. And this is precisely what…
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How to become a window installer

Why become a window installer? Becoming a window installer might not feature at the top of the careers list when…