Energy Efficient Glazing Continues to Grow in Popularity

  When it comes to lowering fuel bills more and more home-owners are turning to green solutions, due to the ability of these products to save money as well as the planet. An ‘A’ rated window can save roughly £461 per year on energy bills, and will decrease a home’s CO2 emissions by around 0.3… Read more »

Sustainable Window & Door Solutions

When it comes to home insulation, windows and doors are key areas which could potentially cause increased fuel bills as well as growth of a homes carbon footprint. At the forthcoming EcoBuild event, Internorm will be showing their range of innovative windows and doors. Fitting comfortably into a contemporary or traditional setting, these versatile UPVC… Read more »

Green & Energy Efficient Double Glazing Systems

A major window replacement project is under-way at South Manchester’s University Hospital which has seen the installation of over 800 high performance, UPVC double glazed windows. The award winning hospital has been recognised for its efforts towards energy efficiency and sustainability.    As part of the improvements Spectus Elite 70 profile window systems were used… Read more »

Passive House – Energy Efficient Technology in Glazing Systems

The global polymer processing company Rehau have once again asserted themselves as being amongst the finest in the industry. Rehau won the Energy Efficiency Initiative of the Year Award at the recent G11 awards at the Hilton Hotel in London. The winning innovation in question is the Rehau Geneo Passihaus Certified Window System and 0.8… Read more »

Secondary Double Glazing – a Very Economic Alternative

Whether its the weather or the current financial position the climate is at the forefront of most peoples minds at the moment. The seasonal chill is creeping in and heating is having to be turned up, which is a worry to many people keeping an eye on the purse strings. As the economy continues to… Read more »

The Importance of Using a Reputable Double Glazing Company

Not many people realise that one fifth of the heat in your home is lost through its windows, and that British homes have just as much impact on global warming, as fuel-burning vehicles like cars, vans, trucks and buses. A window with single glazing is inadequate when it comes to heat conservation and double glazing… Read more »

Bi-Fold / Multi-Fold Doors Perfect Choice for Domestic or Commercial Settings

Not many additions to your home can deliver the same eye-catching impact as Multi or Bi-Fold doors which are as functional as they are attractive. When considering Bi-fold or multi-fold doors it is difficult to ignore the advantages such as the fact that they open up a wall to 90%. They can be quickly transformed… Read more »

Enjoy Alfresco Living with a TWS Veranda, Glazed Canopy or Sunroom

Customers of TWS Verandas are now enjoying the full benefits of ‘alfresco’ outdoor living, from the comfort of their glazed canopies and sunrooms. These canopies and sunrooms are popular choices for pubs, cafes, nursing homes and care homes, as well as being significant home enhancers. Smoking Shelters The smoking ban stimulated the development of partially… Read more »

New Ombudsman Service for Glass and Glazing Industry

The Glass and Glazing Federation [GGF] have recently announced its position as the main sponsor for an new ombudsman scheme. This scheme will play an active role in protecting the rights of consumers regarding the installation of double glazing replacement windows and doors, conservatories and roofing products. The Glazing Ombudsman [TGO] scheme is unique in… Read more »

Aluminium Recyclable, Strong & Versatile

Aluminium is an incredibly versatile material ideal for a number of uses where strength without bulk is required. The ability to be continually recycled and re-used without any loss of quality is another major plus. First discovered in 1857 in the form of the mineral Bauxite, aluminium has come into its own in the last 100… Read more »