How To Choose A Window Installer

 In Double Glazing

You have decided you want brand new double glazing and now it comes to fitting the replacement windows or doors, finding the right company to carry out the installation is an absolute must. Getting this wrong and failing to select the right supplier may culminate in numerous problems from poor fittings that are dangerous; to draft inducing window installs that will only cause lots of misery and added expense to put right.

So, if you want your double-glazed windows fitted on time, within the agreed budget and to a very high standard, you may need to do a bit of homework. But this does not mean you have to spend hours trawling through directories, online searching and calling would be fitters to find the perfect match.

Following the tips below will help you in finding a reputable and reliable window fitter in a structured way that could end up saving you time, money and headaches.

Who Are The Best Window Installers

Referrals are great, ask your family and friends to recommend the help you are looking for as this is the fastest way to draw up a shortlist of reputable installers. With their seal of approval, you may even find out about a quality local window fitter that could end up saving you money – as it is not always true that you will get a superior service from larger, national company.

Window Installers Near Me

Once you have asked around the family and friends, it’s time to launch the internet and conduct some deeper research and draw up a list of five or six local double-glazing suppliers that advertise the service you are looking for. Visit the websites – and find out what does their brand image tell you about the company? Do they have case studies that show they are capable of doing the work you want them to do? What type of accreditations and trade certificates do they have, if any?


Looking for a FENSA approved window installer is the best, first step to guaranteeing a quality window installer. FENSA is a UK trade body that assesses the window fitter’s ability to install replacement windows in according to relevant Building Regulations.

Why You Should Get A Quote For Double Glazing

Now you have shortened your list of potentials, you are now ready to get your list down to just two or three suppliers. Now is the time to pick up the telephone and speak to the potential window fitters personally – to check their availability, rates and to get a feel about them. Get the quotes and proposals sent to you in writing, posted to your address so you can compare and read through any small print carefully.

The Best Window Installers In Cwmbran

Finally, you will be close now to deciding on your favoured supplier. But, before you sign any agreements or contracts, ask to see the fitter’s insurance details and – to be really careful – ask for references from happy customers and follow them up by calling them.

At this point if the supplier is unable or unwilling to supply you with the proof that you ask for, then you may want to go back to your shortlist to find an alternative firm. All companies no matter how big or small should be in a position to back up the claims they make so failing to provide the evidence you ask of them should really be a deal-breaker.

Window And Door Services Cwmbran

We are an established windows and doors company that has operated in the South Wales area for over twenty-five years. We offer a top-quality business to assist people looking to get the most out of their existing windows and doors.

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