General advice when buying Windows

Replacement Window advice 3

General advice when buying replacement windows

  • You must adhere to building regulations for windows

  • Ensure that you do not need any planning permissions

  • When you’ve chosen your installer, go and check their previous work and get as many reviews as possible

  • Low ‘U Values’ mean the window has better insulation properties

  • Newly installed windows must meet energy efficiency insulation levels

  • Consider secondary glazing to increase energy efficiency

  • Get a compliance certificate from your installer, this may be needed when you sell your property, as a proof of window type.

  • Make sure you get a good guarantee with the windows you choose

  • DIY windows are an option, but not always the easiest!