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We are called “Safe – Style” for a reason. We have designed our doors with safety and style in mind. Security is always one of the most important features in ou…Are double glazed windows soundproof?
This is a question of terminology. Double glazed windows are NOT soundproof. But they do reduce outside noise to varying levels depending on the quality of the …Are patio doors energy efficient?
That very much depends on who has manufactured them and who has fitted them. In truth we can only speak for our own products but we hope this helps inform you w…Are patio doors secure?
That very much depends on who has manufactured them and who has fitted them. In truth we can only speak for our own products but we hope this helps inform you w…Are your frames steel reinforced?
In the old days of first-generation, single chamber frames, uPVC frames had to be fully reinforced as they simply had very little structural integrity or streng…Can French doors be provided with hooks to stop them moving when opened?
Yes, optional wall-mounted cabin hooks are available, as well as a disengageable restrictor arm for outward opening doors.Can I have "Gold Lead" on my new windows or doors?
Sorry, "Gold Lead" on products is no longer available, across the industry. Why not take a look at some of our other great products - you're sure to find somet…Can Safestyle supply and fit conservatories?
We're happy to say we can provide upgrades to exisiting conservatories. To find out more please visit our conservatory upgrades pageCan you supply "Velux" style windows?
Unfortunately not. "Velux" windows are usually made from wood (with all the regular maintenance that requires), and windows like this are a specialist product f…Can you supply a door with a paddle handle on the outside? I want to be able to close the door and only be able to open the door by using a key.
Yes, these types of handles can be fitted to our doors, contact us for further details.Can your doors be fitted to open outwards rather than inwards?
Yes, our doors can be made to open outwards rather than inwards, and they are available in various designs, finishesand glass options, including bevelledand col…Difference between French and patio doors?
Whilst French Doors will suit literally any property because of their timeless chic, as a rule they have a decidedly middle-class feel to them that often conjur…Do you do sliding sash windows?
Yes, it's one of the latest products to be added to our windows range. Ideal for that traditional look with a modern feel, they are available in White, Oak or R…Do you do wooden / timber windows?
No, we don't do products made from wood as we specialise in high-grade PVCu, but we do actually have a range of realistic wood effects profiles, and these look …Do you manufacture a door with a low threshold for wheelchair access?
Yes, we do fit doors with Low Aluminium Thresholds, these are designed for wheelchair access. Take a look at our range of door designs, which also come in vari…Do you supply windows or doors with mosquito screens?
Sorry, it's not something we've done and we currently have no plans to provide this product.Do your windows and doors have built in vents?
We can add ventilation points to windows or doors through trickle vents, but they would only be fitted as standard if FENSA Building Regulations require them in…Does Safestyle supply and fit external folding doors, instead of a patio or French doors?
Yes, Safestyle UK provides and installs bi-folding doors, as well as French doors and Patio doors. Our uPVC Bi-folding doors are available in various configura…Double glazed windows made to measure?
This is an interesting question because you’d think that all windows are made to measure, but if you buy cheap this might not be the case. A double glazing unit…Double glazing condensation?
We are often asked about double glazing steaming up. With double glazing there are three types of condensation. On the inside of your windows (in your room).…Double glazing glass?
You can sit there and stare through it and never truly understand that what you are looking at represents one of the greatest technological achievements of the …Double glazing units?
At Safestyle we only fabricate the very highest standard double glazing units. In the UK we have dedicated manufacturing facilities where your made-to-measure w…Double glazing wiki
Here is the double glazing definition:Double glazing is also known as insulated glazing and was invented nearly two thousand years ago by the Romans to help pre…Double glazing windows UK?
There is certainly plenty of choice of double glazing companies to choose from in the UK which is probably down to the fact that it is so much in demand... alwa…French windows definition?
French windows are very popular in the UK and can be recognised by their classic white, latticed appearance which is almost identical to Georgian style windows.…How are replacement windows installed?
People often wonder are replacement windows easy to install? The answer is, “No they are not easy to install”. You can’t have any Tom, Dick or Harry fitting you…How secure are patio doors?
It is very wise to want to better understand the security of a set of patio doors as, typically, they are sited at the rear of your home (away from the helpful …How secure are Safestyle's windows and doors?
Very! Our products conform to British Standards Institution (BSI ) standards and Kitemarks. In addition Safestyle and our products hold many other certificati…I have a dog or cat - can you supply my doors with Cat/Dog Flaps?
Usually, yes!We all love the look of stylish new windows and doors on our homes, but how's Tiddles or Rex going to get in?Simply ask your friendly Home Advisor …I want to improve my home security. How strong are your products? Are they reinforced?
Our full range of products are steel reinforced to the extruder's specification. Where needed, the steel reinforcement will run the full length of the frame, th…Is the glass in Safestyle doors toughened as standard?
Yes, all our doors come with toughened glass as standard, for your security, safety and peace of mind.My windows or doors are quite long. Does your inner metal support run the full length of your frames?
Over long lengths of frame, full reinforcement may be required, as recommended by the extruder. If you have very large windows or doors, we will reinforce them …uPVC windows and doors?
If you’ve ever wonder what is uPVC windows and doors then you are opening the lid on one of the most important areas of scientific environmental technology in t…uPVC windows made to measure?
All of Safestyle’s uPVC windows are made to measure and always will be. That’s because no two windows are exactly the same. Even in a modern, well built house, …What are double glazing windows?
If you are wondering “what are double glazed glass windows” there is a simple explanation for you. It’s like an environmentally friendly jam sandwich! In A-rate…What are the energy ratings of Safestyle doors?
Unlike windows, there is currently no widely accepted or compulsory energy rating system for doors. However, our doors use the same energiKare™ glass sealed uni…What are the security features of your French doors?
Safestyle French doors come with various high-security and safety features, including: Police-preferred door lock, cased in steel to BSI 449 CR4. Multi-poin…What are uPVC windows?
What a great question. People often wonder what are upVC windows and how they are different to normal single glazing. In short, they have more in common with th…What colour PVC windows?
The most popular colour for uPVC windows in the UK is, without a doubt, white. White uPVC double glazing has a fantastic way of lifting the feel of any property…What colours do your windows and doors come in?
Our windows and doors come in a range of colours (also known as "profiles"), and whilst the standard manufactured colour for uPVC is white, we also do another f…What do double glazing windows do?
This is a great question. Here’s how double glazing works:A short answer to how double glazing works is that they use a barrier of air or gas trapped between tw…What does "internally-beaded" mean?
When a frame is described as "internally-beaded" it means that the beading itself is located on the inside of the frame (ie, facing into the room). The "beadin…What is PVCu and why is it so good for windows and doors?
PVCu stands for Polyvinyl Chloride Unplasticised, a durable rigid plastic, sometimes known as "uPVC". Why do we specialise in uPVC? Well, it's a durable and ri…What is safer, French or patio doors?
We wondered with this question if you meant “health and safety” or wanted to know what is more “secure”, patio or French doors? So, we shall answer both for you…What replacement windows are best?
When you are wondering “what replacement windows should I buy?” you will soon discover that there are lots and lots of options available to you. Firstly let’s …What styles or designs of leading are available? What colour front door?
It’s not such an easy decision choosing the colour for your front door. You make think it is initially but then, just opting for your favourite colour is not ne…What front door?
If you’re wondering which upvc door is right for you then you are about to embark on an exciting journey of possibilities. Not only do you have a huge range of…Are all front doors the same size?
As a rule of thumb here in the UK we try to work to approximately the same size of door... the classic six foot six, which is also the cut off point between bei…Are glass doors safe?
There was a time when glass doors used to strike fear into the hearts of every parent (and large dog owners) across the country. Traditionally glass has been a…What are composite doors?
Composite doors are the most modern type of door available today. As the name suggests they are not simply constructed from a piece of wood with glass inset, ra…What are composite doors made of?
Composite doors may just look like any ordinary UPVc door but do not be fooled. There is a lot goes on underneath that smart exterior. Composite doors are the c…Composite door designs?
Safestyle’s composite doors provide the highest level of premium protection for your home without ever compromising on style... hence our name “Safe-Style”. Man…Composite door colours?
People are often approaching us to enquire about composite doors colours because the double glazing company they have been speaking to will only do white ones.W…Composite doors and frames?
So, you want to know about Safestyle’s doors and frames. Well, all you really need to know is that we have one of the largest selections of styles, colours and …Composite front doors?
Yes, here at Safestyle not only do we manufacture our own superior quality composite doors but, we are delighted to tell you these are some of the best composit…Are bi fold doors any good?
That very much depends on who manufactures them and who fits them. Here at Safestyle we do all that for you and we are very proud of the quality of our bi fold …Are bi folding doors secure?
Ensuring that you are satisfied with the security specifications of the doors you usually find at the rear of your property is the single most important conside…What are bi fold doors?
Bi fold doors are different to other types of patio doors. They are a more modern piece of engineering more suited to delivering you a large, full length pictur…How Can You Tell If The "Special Thermal Coating" Is On The Right Side Of Your Double Glazing?
What a great question. Some of you may not be aware that our Eco Diamond windows have a special coating on the inner pane that reflects heat back into your room…How Long Does It Now Take For An Average House To Recoup The Cost Of Double Glazing?
You are right to wonder how long it takes for your new double glazing to pay for itself. We can’t answer for all double glazing companies because the standard a…What Is The Minimum Gap Between Window Panes For Double Glazing?
The standard gap you will get between the two panes of glass in a Safestyle double glazed uPVC window unit is 16mm. This gap has been scientifically proven to …Why Is There Condensation On My New Double Glazing?
If the condensation is within the two panes of glass then it means the seal has failed. This is extremely rare with good quality double glazing but sadly a more…How Long Should Double Glazing Last?
Reputable double glazing companies like Safestyle UK will guarantee their windows for the full ten years. That’s because we have confidence in both the quality …Can I Incorporate Period Stained Glass Into Replacement Windows?
Yes, here at Safestyle we have a very exciting range of coloured (the modern name for stained glass) glass options. It is important when choosing a window comp…What's The Difference Between An Ordinary uPVC Door And A Composite Door?
Many people make the mistake of thinking that a composite door is exactly the same as a upvc door but with a posher name. This is not the case and it is the fea…How To Measure For French Doors?
You should not be measuring up for double glazing French Doors. If a window company has asked you to do this then you should be very concerned. At Safestyle we …Are Patio Doors Standard Sizes?
You can buy standard sized patio doors from some double glazing companies but why would you want to? At Safestyle, all of our windows and doors are manufacture…Can I Replace My Patio Door With French Doors?
If you are looking to replace your old patio doors with a nice, stylish set of traditional and period-looking French doors then this is absolutely achievable. …Can You Change What Side Of Patio Doors Slide?
We get this question all the time. It is a very practical consideration as even something as simple as an armchair or a dining room table can affect the path th…When Compared To Wood How Strong Is The uPVC Doors?
uPVC doors are extremely strong compared to wood. Wood gets easily fatigued if it gets damp and can buckle and warp. With the constant see saw of hot summers ve…What Qualifies As An A Rated Upvc Window?
Our Eco Diamond Range does. According to the Energy Saving Trust a B Rated window will save the average British household around £165 a year off their current h…Is It Worth Getting A-Rated Windows?
When you consider the crippling costs of heating your homes these days then you need to be taking every possible action to ensure that as much of that heat rema…