10 Things to Think About Before Buying Double Glazing

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10 top tips for replacement window buyers

1.     Double glazing is applicable to strict window building regulations.

2.     Ensure that the window designs/styles you choose complement you property.

3.     Cheaper windows have their drawbacks, ensure you weigh these up in the planning stage.

4.     Ensure that your windows are safe, secure and are highly energy efficient.

5.     Check if you uPVC windows are fully welded or have mechanical fixings.

6.     Get at least 4 window quotes and check guarantees from each supplier.

7.     Choosing secondary glazing is a cheaper option but carries the same efficiencies at standard replacement windows.

8.     Double glazing can reduce energy bills by up to 12% per annum.

9.     Some windows come fitted with ‘fire escape’ systems. Check whether you want these.

10.  DIY windows are available, but you must be a confident ‘DIYer’!