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Are you replacing your uPVC double glazed windows? Don’t fall into these traps…

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As the new year begins, you might have begun looking at the state of your home and concluded that your windows are in need of replacement. It’s easy to be eager to get your windows replaced as soon as you can but it’s worth carefully considering the kind of windows you want and the installers you choose to carry out the work. By being careful, you can be certain that your windows will serve you a long time and the investment will be one you’re glad you made. Here are some traps you should try to avoid if you don’t want to end up feeling disappointed.

Nicola VaughanAre you replacing your uPVC double glazed windows? Don’t fall into these traps…
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How to choose a modern front door for your house

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With so many options available to homeowners today, the task of choosing a modern front door for your house can seem unbelievably daunting. There are a number of factors one should consider when looking for a front door, mainly in relation to your personal preferences and the style of your home. Understandably, nobody wants to make this decision blind, which is why we’ve made this handy guide for you!

Nicola VaughanHow to choose a modern front door for your house
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3 reasons to replace the windows on your Kent home

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Did you know that your house might not be reaching its full potential both aesthetically and thermally? More often than not, the reason for this is outdated windows that could do with being replaced by something more modern; that’s where Fitter Windows comes in! Here are 3 reasons to replace the windows on your Kent home.

Nicola Vaughan3 reasons to replace the windows on your Kent home
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How do I get my windows unstuck? Our quick fix tips!

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If you’ve had your windows for a long time or they were poorly installed, you may have begun to experience some unexpected issues. It’s common for old or dodgy windows to become stuck, which is the last thing anybody wants. If it’s stuck in the closed position, you won’t be able to let air into the affected room and your home can begin to feel quite stuffy. A stuck window can also be very serious as it becomes a fire hazard because it’s somewhere that won’t be able to be used as a possible escape route or for smoke to leave the room. It’s annoying no matter which way you look at it, so we’ve provided some quick fix tips to resolve this problem!

Nicola VaughanHow do I get my windows unstuck? Our quick fix tips!
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Is Dartford in London?

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Dartford is a town with a rich history of religious, industrial, and cultural importance. It’s also close to London, but is it classified as a part of London? Situated 18 miles south-east of Central London, Dartford actually falls into the shire county of Kent, whilst just shy of being part of London, it isn’t classified as so. Despite this, Dartford is still very closely linked to London.

Nicola VaughanIs Dartford in London?
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Are uPVC windows flammable? The answer to this and other uPVC myths

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uPVC windows are increasingly common amongst all forms of buildings thanks to both their sturdiness and thermally efficient properties. Of course, with anything that gets popular, there’s always some misinformation floating about that picks up steam and before long it’s a common misconception among many. In the case of uPVC windows, there’s a fair number of untrue claims and accusations, some more damaging than others.

Nicola VaughanAre uPVC windows flammable? The answer to this and other uPVC myths
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Open Plan Living Spaces – Tips for Planning your New Home Extension

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If you’ve gotten to the point where you’re considering a home extension, it’s invaluable to know a few tips, apart from the obvious tip of using a business that has planned & implemented many home extension projects like us, that will ensure you’re making the most of this exciting home improvement. An open plan living space allows for a flexible environment that can act as a crossover for many rooms found in the average home. It’s vital that you understand what it is you want and how you want it to be done, subpar planning and a lack of vision can lead to a disappointing reality when the work is finished. To avoid these feelings of remorse, it’s worth considering the following advice.

Nicola VaughanOpen Plan Living Spaces – Tips for Planning your New Home Extension
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How long do uPVC windows last?

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Does your home struggle to retain its heat? Have you noticed a considerable rise in your energy bills because you’re constantly trying to keep your home warm? Are the interior of your windows often wet with condensation, particularly in the morning? Have you noticed any draughts or cold spots around your windows or window frames? Are you having an issue with your windows getting stuck? If you’ve answered yes to any of these questions, it’s probably time to replace your windows.

Nicola VaughanHow long do uPVC windows last?
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uPVC or Aluminium Bifold Doors? Our tips for choosing the right one for your home

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When it comes to choosing doors for your home, there’s a lot of decisions to be made. Even when you’ve decided on the type of door you want, this only leads to another decision; what material do you want the door to be made of? If you’ve decided on bifold doors, there’s two major materials to choose from: uPVC and aluminium. Which one should you get? It depends on your home and preferences as each material has their own pros and cons.

Nicola VaughanuPVC or Aluminium Bifold Doors? Our tips for choosing the right one for your home
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Looking for composite doors online? Here are our top tips for measuring a door

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Do you want to replace your front door? Would you like your new door to improve your home’s security and enhance thermal efficiency? Do you want a new door which is fully customisable? Choose the perfect style for your home, select your favourite hardware and customise any glazed areas? Do you want a new front door which is sleek and stylish and the envy of your neighbours? If so, a composite door is the entrance door for you.

Nicola VaughanLooking for composite doors online? Here are our top tips for measuring a door
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