UPVC Windows

uPVC Double Glazing Windows started gaining popularity in the 1980’s. They were introduced to the UK from Germany. They became popular due to the many benefits they have.

At 1st Glass UK we manufacture our own. We not only produce the uPVC profiles in our manufacturing facilities but we also put them into the required shape. We guarantee you the highest quality in energy efficiency.


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How Long Should uPVC Double Glazing Windows Last?

The typical lifetime can vary from 10-30 years based on the upkeep, quality of materials, installation & where your Windows are located. Over time, the gas within the panes will gradually leak out.

What Happens With Old Double Glazing Windows? 

Old uPVC frames and glass are non-biodegradable. That means, if left in a landfill they’ll sit there for centuries to come. At 1st Glass UK we make it our mission to recycle your old Windows responsibly.

Is It Worth Getting New uPVC Windows?

Replacing your old Windows is a valuable investment. Overall, the cost is worth the money you’ll spend. You’ll recoup about 70 to 80% of your costs on your home’s market value.

How uPVC Double Glazing Windows Benefit Your Home?

1. Low Maintenance 

They don’t need painting or sealing which significantly reduces the maintenance required over their lifetime. They can be easily managed and cleaned with water.

2. Tough & Durable

uPVC is a very durable material used in water and sewer pipes for at least 100 years. uPVC does not rot and is resistant to corrosion.

3. Thermal Comfort 

Unlike metals, uPVC is non-conductive meaning its use in window frames does not transfer heat. Therefore it creates a more consistent internal temperature for your home. The combination of uPVC Window frames and double glazing makes for highly Energy Efficient Windows.

4. Soundproof

Double glazed uPVC Windows and Doors are able to cut down noise by as much as 70%!

5. High Security 

They include multi-locking systems providing a high level of security for your home.


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The Best In Bradford – West Yorkshire.

For all your Energy Efficient Windows, uPVC Doors, Composite Doors, Patio Doors & Conservatories, 1st Glass UK are your best choice. We can transform your home to look just the way you want it to!

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