There is a definite emphasis these days on having more control when it comes to your home. After all your home is meant to reflect your style and character, whether that's elegant and traditional or contemporary and fun. We are used to allowing the experts to tell us what we can and can't have, and we don't know enough to argue! Luckily it's increasingly possible through the use of ingenious ...Read More
The Glass and Glazing Federation Advice and Support
Posted: June 20th, 2011
The Glass and Glazing Federation [GGF] is a major organisation which represents companies in the UK involved in the manufacture, supply or fitting of flat glass and related products. The GGF offers information and advice on any issue related to double glazing, replacement windows, energy efficient windows, doors, conservatories, sun rooms, safety glazing, secondary glazing, solar control, plastics and other aspects of the glazing industry. The GGF are knowledgeable about all framing materials including UPVC, aluminium, steel and timber. When professional, unbiased answers are sought or support is needed this expert body is the perfect solution. Energy efficient glazing is a priority with the GGF and this is demonstrated by the implementation on the website of the GGF Carbon Calculator. This handy facility allows people to find out how much carbon and money can be saved by installing energy efficient windows.
The GGF also ensures that architects, specifiers and others have access to relevant literature and qualified advisor’s as part of a package which includes a free conciliation service between companies and customers if required. Essex Trade Windows are FENSA registered manufacturers of top quality UPVC double glazed replacement windows and doors, rated ‘A’ by the BFRC. These replacement double glazed windows also incorporate excellent features such as 28mm Argon filled Planitherm total plus sealed units. The innovative Warm Edge Spacer Bar is also part of the Essex Trade Window system.