Category Archives: Glazing service

Replacing Windows Listed Building

Guide to Replacing Windows of a Listed Building

Replacing Windows Listed Building

If you’re the owner of a listed building and you want to make changes to the windows that the building currently has in place, extreme care has to be taken. There are regulations and guidelines that means it’s not quite as simple as tearing out the old windows and replacing them with new ones. Here’s what you need to know about the process and how to approach it in the correct and proper way. Continue reading

triple glazing cross section

Triple Glazing in the UK

triple glazing cross section

Triple glazing is now widely used in Scandinavian countries, but is it worthwhile getting it in the UK? The answer is that it depends on several factors, so here’s the lowdown on when you might need triple glazing. Continue reading

windows for period properties

Windows for Period Properties

windows for period properties

Windows are a crucial architectural element of any property. In many ways they play the largest role of any feature in defining the overall character and appearance of a building. In period properties, too, the vital role played by windows in giving the property its charm and aesthetic appeal is brought into even sharper focus. Continue reading

Kitchen Splashback

About Toughened Glass for Splashbacks

Kitchen Splashback

Toughened glass, otherwise known as tempered glass, is up to five times stronger than its competitors which are not tempered. By taking annealed glass to over six-hundred degrees Celsius, the toughening process makes a glass that will not crack under the heat of your kitchen. Continue reading

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The Facts about Window Glazing

Window Glazing image

Windows have been fitted with glass, known as ‘glazing’, for more than two centuries, and modern advances in glass manufacturing and fitting means that windows are now more professionally glazed than ever before. Continue reading

cycling in Essex

Tour De France Comes to Essex

cycling in Essex

Today we see the third stage of the tour de France coming to Essex, the stage starts in Cambridge with the route snaking through Essex and then on to London for the finish. It looks like the weather will be fine and dry and so hydration will be of paramount importance for both cyclists and spectators alike!

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