Customers are unsure of the style of opening windows that are available when choosing UPVC double glazing, well take a look at the videos below and you will see each one and how they operate. Their are pros and cons for each style of window opening, some open in and some open out. Opening in windows like tilt and turn need a space for the window to open fully in to and also make sure that any window treatments that you have will not prevent the window from opening. Opening ou
Windows lose and gain heat by conduction, convection, radiation and air leakage. This heat transfer is expressed with U-values.
As a rating of energy efficiency, U-value can be used to consider performance of windows, exterior doors, skylights and all other exterior building components, including exterior walls.
In windows, the U-value measures how well heat is transferred by the entire window, that is the frame, sash and glass combined.
The lower the U-value, the more
Double-glazed, uPVC windows are a relatively new trend to sweep Australia. PVC windows were first used in Europe in 1940, by the late 1960’s it had established an important market share. Since the 1970’s uPVC has increasingly dominated the US market, now it is the most commonly used window framing material in the U.S. In Australia uPVC windows were introduced in the mid 1980’s, however they still hold a relatively small market share. Windows are the weakest link in the insula
Double glazing will normally be fitted to a uPVC window frame. uPVC is the most energy efficient material from those used in the production of double glazing, compared to aluminium and hardwood. You will have probably heard from a number of experts how double glazing will be able to save you money on your heating bills, but you might not be aware how these uPVC window installations actually work. Double Glazing In reality, it’s a very simple technique. There are two panes of
UPVC windows and doors have become the windows of choice for many people who are either considering replacing their existing windows are perhaps are in the process of constructing a new home. There are various reasons why they windows made from UPVC are the market leaders and in this article we will try to concisely show why. • UPVC windows are considered maintenance free. Because UPVC, which stands for un-plasticized polyvinylchloride, is a very durable material it can be in