Staines Double Glazing Repairs – uPVC Window Specialists
Serving Staines, 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 Staines 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 Staines 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 TW18 and TW19 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 01784 263100 or fill out the enquiry form opposite
Staines, situated on the banks of the River Thames in Surrey, England, is a charming town that combines historical significance with modern amenities. With a history dating back to Roman times, Staines boasts a rich heritage that is evident in its architecture and landmarks. The town’s picturesque location on the river and its proximity to London make it an attractive destination for both residents and visitors. In this article, we will explore the highlights of Staines, from its historical landmarks to its contemporary lifestyle, showcasing why it is a beloved town with a unique character.
Staines has a storied history, with evidence of human settlement dating back to Roman times. The Roman Bridge, now known as Staines Bridge, was originally built by the Romans across the River Thames in the 1st century AD. The town was a vital crossing point over the river, linking London with the west of England. Today, the remains of a Roman road and other historical sites can still be explored, making Staines a fascinating destination for history enthusiasts.
Staines’ location on the River Thames is one of its most attractive features. The riverside area offers picturesque views, and the town’s riverside parks, such as Lammas Park and The Hythe, provide delightful spots for leisurely walks and picnics. The Thames Path, a national trail that follows the river, passes through Staines, offering scenic walking and cycling routes for nature enthusiasts.
Despite its historical roots, Staines is a modern town with a range of amenities for residents and visitors. The Elmsleigh Shopping Centre and Two Rivers Retail Park cater to diverse shopping needs, while the High Street is lined with a mix of shops, cafes, and restaurants. The town’s leisure facilities, including the Spelthorne Leisure Centre, offer opportunities for fitness and recreation.
Staines benefits from excellent transportation links, making it a convenient location for commuters and travellers. Staines railway station provides regular services to London Waterloo, offering quick access to the capital city. The town’s proximity to major road networks, including the M25 and M3 motorways, further enhances connectivity to surrounding areas.
Staines has a strong sense of community spirit, with various local events and activities that bring residents together. The Staines-upon-Thames Business Improvement District (BID) works to enhance the town’s appearance, promote local businesses, and organize events to create a vibrant community atmosphere.
Staines is home to several well-regarded educational institutions. There are primary schools, secondary schools, and colleges providing educational opportunities for students of all ages. The town’s commitment to education ensures that residents have access to quality learning facilities.
Staines offers a range of leisure and recreational activities for all ages. The Vue Cinema provides entertainment for film enthusiasts, while the Thorpe Park theme park, located just a short distance away, offers thrills and excitement. The nearby Runnymede meadows provide idyllic spaces for outdoor activities and relaxation.
Staines is home to a few historical landmarks that reflect its heritage. The Staines Old Town Hall, a Grade II listed building, serves as a cultural venue hosting events and exhibitions. The Staines Congregational Church, with its impressive architecture, adds to the town’s charm.
Staines, with its rich history, picturesque riverside setting, and modern amenities, is a town that beautifully balances tradition and progress. Its riverside beauty, historical landmarks, and contemporary lifestyle make it a desirable place to live and visit. Staines’ strong community spirit and commitment to providing a quality living experience ensure that it continues to thrive as a welcoming and dynamic town in the heart of Surrey. Whether it’s exploring its historical sites, enjoying riverside walks, or experiencing its modern amenities, Staines offers a delightful blend of past and present, making it a beloved destination in the southeast of England.
We also cover Sunbury-on-Thames
Staines Window and Door Repairs
TEL: 01784 263100
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