GENERAL QUESTIONS ABOUT WINDOWS
4th July 2018
It is right that you do your research before buying the right product for your home. Here we try and cover all of your questions about windows are answered here including colour options, understanding window styles and window energy ratings.
Can I get PVCu windows in different colours?
Yes you can!
Our Prestige colour collection has been specially designed to help you put together the perfect colour palette for your home.
Our wide range of woodgrain finishes will complement any home. With a choice of many colours, available with foil on both inside and out or as foil on white.
• Beautiful authentic ‘wood like’ finish • Extremely durable • 10 Year manufacturer’s guarantee • Available in all window profiles
8 COLOURS AVAILABLE IN STOCK
Can I apply paint on to PVCu windows?
Yes you can, but we would not recommend it. PVCu primer can be applied that makes it easier to paint onto, but note that once it’s been painted, it’s almost impossible to return to original unpainted effect.
Painting or modifying your Bryant and Cairns window products will invalidate your guarantee.
Remember that Bryant and Cairns offer a range of window colours. The coloured finish can be applied to both sides, or just the outside if you wish to leave the internal white, allowing more scope for decorating and finishing your home the way you want it.
Is it possible to match our existing style of window?
Thanks to our wide range of window products, be it a standard casement, tilt & turn, fully reversible or sash & case window, we can almost always find the right option for you. With a wide variety of colour and woodgrain options thanks to our NEW Prestige range and various options in hardware, we can review every element to find a beautiful and sympathetic solution to fit your home perfectly.
Do you make windows to order?
Yes we do. All of our PVCu windows are bespoke and to your specific requirements. Bryant and Cairns can provide the solution in a range of colours and finishes.
Do you offer double glazed windows with vents?
Yes we do. It is now a legal requirement to have double glazing with vents, so you should be mindful of any organisation not offering this product as standard.
What Energy rating are Bryant and Cairns double glazed windows?
Many window companies lay claim to having ‘A’ Rated Windows when in fact all they offer is Low E glass or triple glazing, so it is important to check the credentials. The only way to check if a window is genuinely Energy Rated is to check the British Fenestration Ratings Council website BFRC If it isn’t registered……..it isn’t Energy Rated!
Are Bryant and Cairns Windows Guaranteed?
Your home is probably your pride and joy and you want to be certain that any investment you make in it, is the right choice.
All our products have undergone rigourous testing to ensure optimum performance and technical excellence.
10 YEAR GUARANTEE
It goes without saying therefore that all of our products are guaranteed for a period of ten years from the date of installation. This comprehensive, fully transferable guarantee covers parts, products and workmanship and our Customer Services staff are just a phone call away should you ever need to use them. They will discuss your requirements with you and arrange for one of our experienced technicians to carry out any necessary work quickly and efficiently.
10 YEAR SECURITY GUARANTEE
Bryant & Cairns has always been at the forefront of new window technology and it is an important part of our ongoing product development. Not only are we confident about the quality of our products, but we are confident about the levels of security provided too. So much so that in the event of any of our products failing, and an intruder succeeds in entering your home, Bryant & Cairns will replace any damaged product absolutely free of charge.
- BS7412 PVCu Plastic Windows (CEN3269WDS)
- PAS23-1/PAS24-1 Door Security (KM85377)
- BS7412/PAS24 Enhanced Window Security (CEN3269WDG)
- Profiles extruded to BS EN12608 specs