The Evolution of Double Glazing Since the 1980s

The Evolution of Double Glazing Since the 1980s

The Evolution of Double Glazing Since the 1980s Double glazing has been around for decades, but it has changed a lot since it first became popular in the eighties. Back then the British were sick of rattling windows and they needed a quick solution, so double glazing...
Win a luxury hamper from Firmfix worth £499

Win a luxury hamper from Firmfix worth £499

Win a luxury hamper worth £499 Merry Christmas and a happy New Year from us all at Firmfix Doors & Windows. Recommend a friend, colleague or family member to Firmfix and you could win this luxury wicker hamper with luxury Christmas fayre, from stunning champagne,...
Tips For Keeping Your Home Warm This Winter

Tips For Keeping Your Home Warm This Winter

Tips For Keeping Your Home Warm This Winter With the chance of snowy days and the excitement of Christmas, many people look forward to summer ending; however, many greet winter with a resigned sigh. Heating bills rocket during this time; shockingly, 70 per cent of...
How Windows Are Made

How Windows Are Made

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...
Orangeries Vs Conservatories, Whats The Difference?

Orangeries Vs Conservatories, Whats The Difference?

Orangeries vs Conservatories, Whats the difference? As far back as the 15th century, conservatories were known as Orangeries and used primarily for growing fruit and other citrus type plants. Today, we use a conservatory or an orangery primarily for providing...

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...