Hertford Double Glazing Repairs – uPVC Window Specialists
Serving Hertford, we are door and window repair experts, we tackle all types of window and door repairs. We specialise in uPVC repairs and offer locksmith and boarding up services
Double Glazed Windows
Double glazed windows account for the majority of the window repair calls we receive and include uPVC windows, aluminium windows and timber windows
Double glazing repairs pertain to door and window frames and their moving parts such as door handles, window handles, window locks, door locks, including multi-point locks and euro-cylinders, also includes friction stays (window hinges) and door sundries such as letterboxes, door knockers and door panels etc.
Other than for external damage or breakage, the main reason for replacing double glazed units is due to water ingress between the glass panes causing the glass to become cloudy or misted up. We also carry out glass refurbishment with all types of glass including, toughened and laminated safety glass, feature lead, Georgian and stained glass effects.
While the majority of calls we receive in Hertford these days are for window, door and glass repairs, we also supply and install new replacement windows, doors and uPVC door panels
These open outwards and account for the majority of replacement windows installed in the UK
Tilt & Turn Windows
This style of window was imported from Europe. Unlike the casement window, it opens inwards, which can present a problem where curtains are fitted. As well as opening inwards there is also the facility to tilt it into the room for ventilation.
A bay window can be structural or can be added into an existing flat window opening (known as a plant on bay) In the majority of cases bay windows are a combination of casement windows which are coupled together using structural poles or posts. They can also consist of tilt & turn windows as well as doors
Vertical Sliding Sash windows
This style of window was popular in the Victorian and Edwardian eras and is still popular in these older properties, where the homeowner wants to retain the period charm of the property
These are the everyday external doors you see in residential homes and open inwards or outwards.
These comprise a combination of two casement doors, manufactured together in one frame. They can be coupled with windows to make up a french door combination
These are also known as sliding doors and became popular in the 1970s. They are still as popular today as they were then
These have become more and more popular over the years as they fold back against the wall to allow the full opening they are set into to be maximised.
The windows and doors we install are available in the following materials;
This type of residential door has become the most popular in the Uk for front doors. We have a comprehensive range of styles and colours to choose from
uPVC Windows and Doors
These are still by far the most popular replacement windows and doors in the UK. There are in essence two types of finish either smooth or a grained foiled finish. They are available in a variety of colours and are available in the following configurations;
Types we install include, casement windows, tilt & turn windows, bay windows and vertical sliding sash windows
Types we install include casement doors, french doors, patio doors and bi-fold doors
Aluminium Windows and Doors
As with uPVC there is a comprehensive range of colours and are available in the following configurations;
We install, casement windows, tilt & turn windows and bay windows
We install, casement doors, french doors, patio doors and bifold doors
Timber Windows and Doors
Supplied in a comprehensive range of finishes and colours, they are available in the following configurations;
We supply and install, casement windows, bay windows and vertical sliding sash windows
We supply and install, casement doors, french doors and patio doors
We supply and install replacement uPVC door panels, where the original panel has become damaged or has discoloured or even where the homeowner just wants a new look. Available in a comprehensive range of styles, colours and finishes including both smooth and grained, they also come in a variety of patterned glass choices.
Although most of the work we carry out in Hertford is for private house owners we also carry out commercial door and window repairs for housing associations, utility companies, estate agents, letting agents, private landlords and varying other types of businesses.
We cover the SG13 and SG14 postcodes and also provide boarding up services for those who have the misfortune of having their property damaged by the weather, burglary or have had their home vandalised.
To view our full range of services, click on the links opposite. If you wish to speak to us you can either call on 01992 827046 or fill out the enquiry form opposite
Hertford, located in Hertfordshire, England, is a picturesque county town that exudes a delightful blend of historical charm and modern appeal. Steeped in rich heritage, Hertford boasts a long and diverse history that dates back to the medieval era. Nestled on the River Lea, the town is surrounded by beautiful countryside, offering residents and visitors a perfect combination of urban amenities and natural beauty. In this article, we will explore the highlights of Hertford, from its historical landmarks to its vibrant cultural scene and tranquil green spaces.
Hertford’s history is evident in its architecture and landmarks, making it a fascinating destination for history enthusiasts. One of the most prominent landmarks is Hertford Castle, which has roots dating back to the Norman era. The castle has evolved over the centuries and now houses the Hertford Town Council. Hertford’s ancient streets are lined with charming Georgian and Tudor-style buildings, adding to the town’s allure and evoking a sense of nostalgia.
Hertford is a vibrant town with a thriving cultural scene. The Hertford Theatre, located in the town center, hosts an array of performances, including plays, concerts, and comedy shows. The theater attracts both local talent and well-known acts from across the country. Additionally, Hertford hosts numerous festivals and events throughout the year, celebrating arts, literature, and food, bringing the community together.
Hertford offers a delightful shopping experience with a mix of independent boutiques, antique stores, and well-known brands. The town’s cobbled streets are perfect for leisurely strolls while exploring the various shops. For food enthusiasts, Hertford’s dining scene caters to diverse tastes, with a range of restaurants, cafes, and traditional pubs serving everything from international cuisine to hearty British dishes.
Nature lovers will find plenty to appreciate in Hertford. The River Lea and the surrounding countryside offer picturesque walking and cycling trails. Hertford’s well-maintained parks, such as Hartham Common and Balls Park, provide serene spots for relaxation and recreation. The town’s proximity to the Lee Valley Regional Park opens up opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts, with activities such as boating, fishing, and wildlife spotting.
Hertford is home to several excellent educational institutions, including primary and secondary schools, as well as the Hertford Regional College. The town’s strong sense of community is evident through various local groups, clubs, and events that bring residents together. The community spirit is further enhanced by regular markets and fairs, fostering a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.
Hertford enjoys excellent transportation links, making it accessible to both residents and visitors. The town has good road connections to nearby cities like London and Cambridge, with the A10 and A414 passing close by. Hertford East and Hertford North railway stations offer regular services to London, making it a convenient location for commuters.
Hertford, with its historical charm, cultural vibrancy, and scenic surroundings, is a captivating town that captivates all who visit. From the timeless allure of Hertford Castle to the lively atmosphere of its theaters, restaurants, and markets, Hertford has something to offer everyone. Whether it’s exploring the town’s heritage, indulging in the arts and culture, or enjoying the tranquility of its green spaces, Hertford continues to be a cherished destination for both locals and tourists alike.
We also cover Stevenage
Hertford Door and Window Repairs
Hertford Industrial Estate
TEL: 01992 827046
Mon 08:00 – 18:00
Tuesday 08:00 – 18:00
Wednesday 08:00 – 18:00
Thursday 08:00 – 18:00
Friday 08:00 – 18:00
Saturday 09:00 – 15:00
Sunday – Closed