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French Doors, What's All The Fuss About?

French Doors, What's All The Fuss About?

French Doors have become one of the most popular additions to new homes and homes that are undergoing improvement. Not only do they give your property a new, exciting and stylish feel as soon as you open the door, they also let sunlight in when you want and keep cold air out giving your home access to beautiful natural light without any changes in temperature. There is an array of factors that influence you when choosing the right door for your home. If you are swaying towards a French exterior...

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What is GRP Roofing and Why Should You Get It?

What is GRP Roofing and Why Should You Get It?

Getting a new roof is a big move that represents a significant investment for the future, and therefore you must be 100% happy with the choice you make to ensure the perfect outcome for you and your home. Whether it is a garage, conservatory, orangery or extension, you need to be well informed and confident that the decision you make will give you peace of mind and benefits for years to come. What is GRP Roofing? GRP or ‘Glass Reinforced Plastic' is a material created from polyester resin...

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Why Could a Roof Lantern be a Great Addition to Your Home?

Why Could a Roof Lantern be a Great Addition to Your Home?

What is a Roof Lantern? A "Roof Lantern" has multiple names such as "skylight", "roof light" or "glass roof". They're all practically the same thing, they're windows on the ceiling and the reason most people get them is to supply the room below with an injection of natural light. Available in an array of shapes and sizes, roof lanterns can be built into any flat roof renovation, extension, new-build, kitchen or orangery. With such a variety of choice available, you will be able to find a roof ...

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Winter Is Coming – Are you Ready?

Winter Is Coming – Are you Ready?

Winter is nearly here. It’s already starting to get darker earlier, a lot colder and the weather is starting to turn. One thing that is certain throughout the next few months is that your heating bills are going to increase as you use more gas and electric to keep your home warm. With the change in weather and the inevitability of more than a few rainy days and nights, is your home ready for the winter months? A simple leak through an old window, door or conservatory can have disastrous and c...

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Is Your Guttering Doing its Job?

Is Your Guttering Doing its Job?

Guttering is one of those products that just gets on with the job in hand and rarely enters your mind unless it suddenly stops working. As simple a job that guttering has if it were to break or become old and ineffective the results could be disastrous for you and your property. Understanding the importance of Guttering may prevent costly home repair bills in the future. Gutters funnel water off of the roof and away from your home, which protects your siding, windows, doors and foundations fro...

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What Benefits Do Composite Doors Bring to the Table?

What Benefits Do Composite Doors Bring to the Table?

When choosing a new door for your home, you will consider a variety of things to help achieve a balanced blend of good looks, security and cost to ensure that your house is secure and pleasing on the eye. A composite door could well be your answer to this problem as it offers style, safety, functionality and cost-effectiveness. What is a Composite Door? A composite door is made using a range of materials but generally consists of a hardwood inner frame with an insulating core of polyurethane f...

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Double Glazing – Does Your Home Have it?

Double Glazing – Does Your Home Have it?

Double Glazing Most of us, if not all of us have heard of double glazing. The exact definition of Double Glazing is two panes of glass separated by an argon or air-filled vacuum. That in itself isn't very interesting to you, the homeowner, however, the benefits that Double Glazing can bring to your home is something that you may find very interesting. Thermal Efficiency An average household could save well over £100 a year on heating bills thanks to double glazing. The reason for this is d...

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5 Reasons a Conservatory Should Be Your Next Home Improvement Project

5 Reasons a Conservatory Should Be Your Next Home Improvement Project

Conservatories are a thing of beauty and can be utilised in many different ways. Long gone are the days when a conservatory was purely used in the summer and left cold and barren in the winter. Advancing technology has allowed them to become more energy and heat efficient, meaning they no longer get freezing cold in the latter months of the year. This has allowed conservatories to become all-year round rooms and therefore the benefits of investing in one has become greater and even more appealin...

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Is It Time You Upgraded Your Garage Door?

Is It Time You Upgraded Your Garage Door?

Garage Doors are often left for years and years without much thought given to them. They are usually only replaced when they break or become so outdated that they represent a genuine security risk. However, purchasing a new garage door has many benefits for the both the security and look of your home. Enhance the Appearance of Your Home A new garage door will dramatically enhance the way your home looks, making it modern and stylish. With an array of options available you can choose the per...

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Why Choose Countrywide Windows?

Why Choose Countrywide Windows?

Countrywide Windows is a professional, reliable and affordable family-run, glass, glazing and conservatory installation company based in Bridgwater, who provide Countrywide installations for both domestic and commercial customers. At Countrywide Windows, we bring together over 16 years' worth of experience within the industry and combine it with great customer service, affordable prices and hard work to ensure that you get the highest quality of service and products available. You can rest assu...

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Countrywide Windows and Quantock Lakes Join Forces to create a Modern Haven

Countrywide Windows and Quantock Lakes Join Forces to create a Modern Haven

Countrywide Windows, a professional, family-run double glazing and conservatory installation company based in Bridgwater has partnered with Quantock Lakes. To create a beautiful and modern looking building that catches the eye instantly. Quantock Lakes, based at Inwood Farm in Nether Stowey is primarily used as a wedding venue. It had a variety of installations including; Smart Systems Aluminium Windows and Viso Glide+ doors, all in a modern grey colour to accompany the unique building and it...

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Why Should You Replace Your Old Front Door?

Why Should You Replace Your Old Front Door?

Replacing your old front door with a new one has several benefits, as well as ticking a much-needed item off of your DIY list. A new front door can literally change the whole look of your home and how it is perceived from the outside. It is often one of those jobs that is spoken about within households but never actually gets done. People are often put off by large price tags that some companies charge to make a quick buck and therefore the job gets put to the back of the mind and is forgotten....

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5 Reasons Your Home Needs a Bi-folding Door

5 Reasons Your Home Needs a Bi-folding Door

Bi-Folding Doors - Why do you need them?  Demand for home improvements has been growing for a number of years now, but one product that seems to have suddenly appeared everywhere and become hugely popular within the home improvements market is the elegant and beautiful Bi-folding Door. Their appeal is there for all to see. Effortlessly open up your property to a width of six or seven metres. Beautiful looks and a seamless transition between your house and garden are other desirable features...

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Countrywide Windows Sponsor Team Rhino in support of The Bone Cancer Research Trust

Countrywide Windows Sponsor Team Rhino in support of The Bone Cancer Research Trust

Countrywide Windows, the professional, reliable and affordable double-glazing and conservatory installation company are sponsoring Team Rhino, who are participating in the Prudential Ride London 100 to raise money for The Bone Cancer Research Trust. Team Rhino consists of 6 members who have previously competed in the London Orbital. They are using their passion for riding and competing to raise money for a great cause. The Bone Cancer Research Trust is a charity that offers hope to peopl...

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Why an Orangery Could Be the Perfect Addition to Your Home

Why an Orangery Could Be the Perfect Addition to Your Home

What is an Orangery? An Orangery is extremely similar to a greenhouse, these extensions were originally used for growing citrus plants in a space that protected them from cold weather during the winter months. As time went on and fruits became cheaper and easier to buy, the orangery lost its purpose. Rather than fading away into the distance never to be seen again, the orangery evolved and modernised itself to become one of the most beautiful and worthwhile additions to your home. What’s t...

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Welsh Government Update Fire Lockdown Rules

Welsh Government Update Fire Lockdown Rules

In the past week the welsh government announced a fire lockdown to try and combat the growing infection rate of Covid-19 in the country. Something like this could happen in England if the numbers continue to rise. In the first announcement, it was said that working in people’s homes for installers and construction professionals was not allowed which left many people worrying how they would cope not being able to trade. However, they swiftly issued new information which has soothed people’s...

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The Three Tiers – Covid-19 Update

The Three Tiers – Covid-19 Update

In the past week there has been some big changes to rules around the country when it comes to the Corona Virus pandemic. Unfortunately, the virus has returned for a second wave and the rise in cases in the last few weeks has been sharp and severe which is something we all feared could happen. In response to this the government has released a 3-tier system to try and nullify the virus without having a complete lockdown again. Although if the numbers continue to rise as they are doing so then a l...

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What’s Happening with the Green Homes Grant?

What’s Happening with the Green Homes Grant?

The Green Homes Grant was launched not too long ago and with not much information about the qualified installers or how you actually apply for the grant itself the scheme is already struggling and could be destined for failure if it carries on the way it’s going. The Guardian Newspaper recently published this: “Large areas of the country appear to have no contractors willing or able to do the work – leading the founder of the Moneysavingexpert website, Martin Lewis, to warn that the sche...

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