Solidor Recommended Installer

Solidors recommended installer scheme was first launched back in 2013 and was the first of its kind within the Composite Door Industry. All current recommended installers are listed on the Solidor website and therefore anyone in Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Essex and the Home Counties who wishes to have a new Composite Door installation can find

Windows and Doors in Shades of Grey

Windows and Doors in Anthracite Grey are still an extremely popular colour choice for home owners. There is also a current demand for matching metal guttering in this colour, so with the addition of rain water systems to compliment windows and doors in Anthracite Grey, it is proving to continue as the market favourite for both new builds

Making An Entrance

It’s no surprise that the front door gives the first impression into our homes, our lives and ourselves. After all, the front door is what takes you inside a home and gives the first indication of what to expect next. Welcoming, Cheerful, Charming, Intimidating, Old or New, the front door says a lot about the

So Summer Arrived …Finally!

After months of wishing the summer weather would arrive,  the sun finally awoke in July and hit us in the UK, with a heat wave …. wow was everyone feeling it! Like most homes we were struggling to sleep! The heat at night time was really uncomfortable and then I read a great tip about opening our

How to Avoid Indoor Condensation

Condensation affects many homes and seems to be most commonly present in properties that are poorly heated and poorly insulated and generally appears to worsen over the winter months. Condensation is moisture in the air. There is always moisture present but it is when the air gets colder that it cannot hold all the moisture

The Importance of Natural Light in the Home

On a cold miserable February in the UK, it is fair to say that alot of us are still going to work in the dark and coming home in the dark and spending a lot of our free time in the evenings and at weekends in the warmth of our homes.  The type of build of

External Condensation On Replacemant Glass

From time to time, we receive queries about the appearance of external condensation on glass of replacement windows that we have installed. Our customers in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk are always reassured when we explain that this phenomenon is a natural occurrence and not a fault in the glass or window product. Moisture condenses out of the

The Importance of Maintenance for Replacement Windows & Doors

It is a popular misconception that an installation of uPVC replacement windows and doors puts an end to window maintenance! Yes, timber windows should really be sanded down, painted and varnished annually/bi-annually but Replacement Windows and Doors also need some regular TLC, to ensure they are functioning correctly and that their warranty is still valid! If