Window work is not one of the more celebrated disciplines involved in architecture or interior design, and that’s a shame because windows are so important to the overall look and ambience of a building. Why should windows be less revered than doors, ceilings and roofs? Apart from the stained-glass beauties in churches, why are windows ignored?
can revolutionise your property in a way that once wasn’t even dreamed of.
Perhaps it is all to do with their very functionality: windows are put in to allow light to enter from outside and to enable us to see out, but if you look at it from the builder’s point of view hundreds of years ago, they must have represented weakness and vulnerability. Keep the marauders and the elements out, that was their attitude. Darkness? They were used to it.
Fast forward to today and glass is a hugely popular building material, with many of the world’s new office buildings made of it. It has strength that belies its traditional fragility. You can rely on glass now.
mean all things are possible.
Custom uPVC Double Glazed Windows transform any space
If you are building something new, why not be adventurous with the windows? Purely functional rectangles may still be the standard format, but there is an endless variety to be had, and imagination is the only limiting factor. You can illuminate an entire stairwell, make every room a sunroom or stylise a window with a criss-cross pattern that makes it look Dickensian – and the bizarre thing is, because it’s a solid, custom double-glazed window
, it has an inherent strength that a small piece of old-fashioned glass didn’t have. Businesses have been known to come into conflict with local authorities because the owner wanted to replace those cute but breakable squares with a big strong pane that makes the smash-and-grab attack a thing of the past. But the point is, you can still have that look with uPVC double glazing
if you want.
Surround Your Panes with Strength and the Good Looks of Custom Made Double Glazed Windows
The advent of uPVC has added still further to the wonderful world of windows. This is the material the new glass was waiting for, certainly in domestic and commercial settings. Our craftsmen can make any size and shape of window: you tell us what you want, and we can do it. It doesn’t have to be plain white, either. uPVC frames for modern double glazed windows
and doors can come in a range of colours from cream to various wood-effect shades to grey and even black. If aluminium look double glazed windows
is what floats your boat, we at Thermal Double Glazing
can produce that too.
Upgrading a Property with Custom Made uPVC Windows
If you’re doing some work on a building that’s a few years old, the glass and uPVC revolution gives you the possibility of changing things up. Replace a row of smallish windows with one big replacement window
for a panoramic view, if you like. Have wide, short windows or narrow, tall ones. And they come with multi-point locking mechanisms for extra security.
And finally, on the very 21st-century note of sustainability, uPVC can be recycled seven times with no reduction in strength and quality. However you want them configured, custom-made double-glazed windows
simply make sense.