What is a U-value?

sustainability

If you work in the construction industry, you’ve probably heard of U-values. Depending on your specialist area, U-values may not directly influence your day to day work. U-values, however, are an important part of current Building Regulations standards. It is important, therefore, for all construction workers to have some understanding of what they signify. If you are a double glazing …

Sash windows for commercial installations

Incarnation secondary glazing

Commercial installation projects can be complex. There are many factors to consider including planning, specifications, Building Regulations, project management, installation, time-scales, delivery schedules, and much more. At Roseview Windows, we’ve supplied uPVC sash windows for a wide range of commercial installation projects. We understand the importance of working professionally and efficiently and will endeavour to go above and beyond to …

Can uPVC sash windows really work as replacements for original sash windows?

Ultimate Rose uPVC sash windows

When it’s time to replace your original sash windows, what options are available to you? You may think that the only way to maintain your home’s traditional appearance is with timber replacements. Perhaps you’ve heard that modern uPVC sash windows can faithfully replicate the traditional style but you’re still unsure about their authenticity. Whether you’re a homeowner looking to replace …

The importance of using original hardware in sash windows

Ultimate Rose slim meeting rail

When you want to replace original timber sash windows with a more modern uPVC alternative, attention to detail is imperative. To ensure authenticity, every element of your new windows needs to be in keeping with your property’s individual character. Many installers look at the window frames and glazing and if they’re a realistic reproduction, then they’re happy. It can be …

How is the upturn in modern property developments affecting the classic sash window market?

Commercial sash windows

The UK property landscape is changing. With the government announcing plans to build several Garden Towns and Villages and many areas of the country seeing new houses springing up almost overnight, how is this affecting the classic sash window market? New homes need new windows. While you may think that modern properties will all be fitted with casement, tilt & …

3 common sash window installation queries answered

inward tilting sashes

At Roseview Windows, we want to help all our trade customers with any installation issues that may arise. We understand that installing sliding sash windows requires a different skill set to standard casement windows. With this in mind, we’ve created three clear and informative videos to assist with the three most common queries we receive from installers. Watch the videos …