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Why fit a composite front door rather than an aluminium door, timber front door or PVCU door?

1st July 2019

There has to be a reason surely why more and more UK property owners opt for a composite front door over a replacement timber door, PVCU door or even an aluminium front door. No one disputes that real timber looks great when first fitted, but it is rather expensive and being wood can warp and...

The truth about Neighbours Consent when planning a home extension

13th June 2019

Under Permitted Development Rights in England, a home owner cannot usually extend a property further from its original rear wall more than 4 metres on detached properties, and 3 metres on all other properties. Recently, the Government announced that the temporary laws that allowed property owners to extend up to 8 metres on detached houses,...

A+ Energy Rated Windows The Way Forwards

1st June 2019

With 2020 approaching fast, and energy bills growing ever larger as a proportion of income and household budget, it is now more important than ever that homeowners here in the UK replace their inefficient windows and doors with thermally efficient ones. That said, to ensure a property enjoys the full benefit from an investment in...

Its not only about Location, Location, Location, but also Ventilation, Ventilation, Ventilation

1st May 2019

It is genuinely not only about Location, Location, Location, but also about Ventilation, Ventilation, Ventilation, particularly if you have a single storey extension with roof lantern, a conservatory or have been in a glass extension or indeed a room with inadequate ventilation on a hot sunny day, as you will have first-hand knowledge of how vital...

High or Low Maintenance Replacement Roofline - Your Choice

1st April 2019

Wooden cladding despite its many drawbacks, surprisingly still remains an option for some UK property owners when it comes to replacing their existing rotten wooden cladding, fascias and soffits, but like with all choices relating to protecting your dwelling, there are pros and cons. Selecting wood as a building material can lead to a variety...

What Suits You Most, a Composite or UPVC Door?

27th March 2019

The front door is an important part of any home. It provides protection and welcomes you after the busy workday. Your front door is the first element of your home that greets guests and the right front door can leave a lasting impression. The front of your beloved home should reflect your household and represent...

11 Years and Counting

1st March 2019

Hazlemere Window Company Ltd’s Marketing Director, Mark Austin, started work for the business on 1st March 2008. So consequently 1st March 2019 “marks” his 11th year of successive service. During that time there have been many positive changes at this family run business, not least the acquisition of the adjacent 38,000 square foot factory, increasing...

Make a statement with a colourful front door

7th February 2019

Our engineered timber doors are high quality, extremely secure and importantly, low maintenance. In addition to outstanding design, they are very attractive and come with some lovely colour options. Have you ever wondered what the colour of your front door may say about you and your home? Why choose Engineered Timber doors? Our engineered timber...

Is your letterbox causing problems?

5th February 2019

You may not have put much thought into the placement of your letterbox. For many of us our letterbox is a means of receiving post and beyond that does not hold large significance in our minds. You may be interested to learn that for some postal delivery workers your letterbox can be a bit of...

What is FENSA?

1st February 2019

FENSA is a government authorised Competent Person Scheme for the replacement of windows, doors, roof windows and roof lights in England and Wales that ensures replacement windows and doors supplied and fitted comply with the relevant Building Regulations, enforced by regular spot checks and suspensions for any not immediately rectified non-compliance.  What a FENSA Certificate...

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