Double glazing vs secondary glazing

February 28th, 2017

If your home still has single glazing and you are realising that you would like to upgrade, you might have considered the benefits of secondary glazing as an alternative to double glazing. This might be especially the case if you live in a listed home, in a conservation area or any home where double glazing… Read more »

Energy efficiency – what is low emissivity glass?

February 22nd, 2017

In recent years window glazing has come on in leaps and bounds as the industry responds to advancements in technology and the ever increasing requirements of the homeowner. Not only do we all want high quality glass, but we also expect energy efficiency and thermal performance. The design of double or triple glazing units can… Read more »

Future glazing: solar panel windows

February 18th, 2017

If there is one thing that features heavily on our homes and office buildings, it is glass. If it was possible to harness all of that potential space for solar panels it might just provide more than enough power for all we need. So it is exciting to hear that it may soon be very… Read more »

Triple glazing for sound insulation

February 12th, 2017

If you live on a busy road or suffer with the noise of nearby schools or parks, you may wonder how you can avoid having to put up with it. Double glazing can work very well to drown out some of the noise, so it might make sense to assume that triple glazing would result… Read more »

Double glazing technology through the ages

February 10th, 2017

If you look around at the houses in your town or city you will see double glazing on almost all of them. In fact we probably take double glazing for granted, even though it has only been in existence for around 60 years. That makes it a relatively new innovation in glass and a significant… Read more »