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Here you will find the latest news and articles from the world of double glazing

How Windows Are Made

Have you ever wondered how the windows in your home were constructed? Many of the objects around us, we take for granted or don’t even really notice on a daily basis. Sometimes it’s fun (and educational) to look at something and find out how it came to be...

New BBC Two sitcom about the lives of 1980s double glazing salesmen

It is unlikely that anyone ever thought window upgrades were the stuff of comedy treasure, but a new BBC sitcom called White Gold is based on the lives of some cheeky salesmen peddling double glazing in 1980s Essex. Comedy pedigree The show was created by...

Conservatory Planning

Planning Permission There are many questions relating to planning permission when it comes to building conservatories. so, i have taken some information from the planning portal website to give you a deeper insight as to what is required to try and avoid the process....

Maintaining PVCu windows and doors

Maintaining UPVC doors and windows To be honest,  very little maintenance is actually needed Giving UPVC windows and doors the occasional wipe is of course good for them, but generally, repainting and weather-proofing is not a necessity like it is with wood. In some...

Firmfix Windows And Doors

Firmfix Double Glazed Windows and Doors Firmfix Doors and windows in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire specialise in double glazed windows and doors in PVCu, Timber and Aluminium. FIRMFIX windows and doors are fabricated in our own factory in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire and...

Conservatory Prices

Conservatories are becoming ever more popular as time goes by, and it is seen as the easiest, quickest and most cost effective way to add extra living space to your home. Whether you’re in the area of Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire then Firmfix can help you design...