Although double glazing prices are important when home owners collect upvc window quotes, the quality of the windows should not be overlooked. Customers collecting quotes may find a wide variation is the cost of replacement double glazing, from different installers. The variation in cost could be due to the quality of a window system or the profit margins of installers. If the double glazing company has a showroom, pay a visit and examine the quality of the products. Smaller window businesses may not have a showroom, however, they should be able to produce a sample window for examination.
As white upvc profile is the cheapest option, white replacement double glazed windows are the most popular choice amongst home owners. Coloured profles may incur an additional charge of upto 25% on the total cost of replacement windows. Although white is a popular choice, colours in demand include grey, cream, black, rosewood and honey oak, despite their higher price tag.
To get an accurate cost for replacement windows for your home, search online for compotent installers, regsitered with Fensa or Certass and complying with local building regulations. Arrange for a site survey and let the installers measure and help design your replacement double glazing windows. Don’t settle for the first quote, get mulitiple comparison quotes, comparing samples and double glazing prices, before making a decision. Although receiving a number of quotes may be time consuming, it’s a great way of becoming familiar with the window market and finding the best double glazing deals and saving money of the cost of replacement windows and doors.
Why Install Double Glazing Windows?
- Home owners have their own reasons for installing double glazing windows and doors. For eg, some people are looking to upgrade their homes security, others, to increase their homes thermal efficiency thus reducing the cost of their energy bills. Yet installing upvc double glazed windows has a number of benefits:
- Increased thermal efficiency
- Low maintenance
- Additional security
- Noise reduction
To get the full benefit of double glazed windows ensure they are fitted correctly by compotent fitters, meeting local building regulations.
Searching for local double glazing installers online will generate a multitude of results, before inviting a fitter to quote for your job, here is a few things worth considering when collecting prices:
Upvc window fitters are also available to provide prices for upvc doors, composite doors, conservatories, fascias and soffits. Some may offer a greater discount for home owners selecting a number of products. Get quotes today and find the best deals, save money off the cost of your home improvement by collecting comparison quotes.