Posts Tagged ‘PVC-U’


PVC-U in conservation areas – not as unlikely as you might think

If you read the industry press or listen to the “experts” it would be easy to conclude that PVC-U isn’t accepted in conservation areas. Replacement windows in these areas mean timber and nothing else. It’s…read more.

Published: 31st January 2017


Spectus Challenges Aluminum With New PVC-U Flush Tilt-Turn

Spectus has issued a direct challenge to aluminium windows in high-rise with the launch of its Flush Tilt & Turn PVC-U system, that has a similar look to the metal but with significant benefits including…read more.

Published: 11th July 2016

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Dungannon Eurosash Vertical Slider Gains First Ever A++ Rating With Lowest U-Value

Specialist trade fabricator Dungannon Window Company LTDhas been awarded the UK’s first-ever BFRC A++ Rating for a PVC-U Vertical Slider and also achieved the lowest ever U-Value for the style, at 1.0 W/m²K. Dungannon’s double…read more.

Published: 21st April 2016

Spectus Unveils New Marketing Portal – ‘Go Design Online’

Spectus fabricators can access a vast resource of new marketing materials, all available online 24/7, on the PVC-U system supplier’s newly launched Go Design Online Marketing Portal. From brochures, newsletters, showroom POS and clothing to…read more.

Published: 11th March 2016

Why It’s Beneficial to Use PVC-U Windows

Are you more inclined to go old school and use traditional materials like wood and aluminium for your windows? You’re definitely missing out. PVC-U is one of the most popular types of window available these…read more.

Published: 11th March 2016

Five Reasons Why The Spectus Vertical Slider Will Help You Take Advantage Of This Growing Sector

Vertical sliding window sales increased by 15% in 2015. The popularity of this window shows no sign of slowing down. If you want to take advantage of this booming sector, you need to choose your…read more.

Published: 19th November 2015

Care Home Opens On Time Thanks To Jade

Spectus Approved Window Contractor Jade Windows earned the praise of a major care home group for returning to finish a 200-window installation despite the main contractor going into administration near to the end of the…read more.

Published: 11th November 2015

Spectus Strengthens Proposition With Secured By Design

Spectus Window Systems has been awarded Police Preferred Specification status across its Elite 63 and Elite 70 ranges, inclusive of its casement; tilt and turn; fully reversible and vertical slider windows plus PVC-U doors, under…read more.

Published: 10th November 2014

Celebrating 15 Years In Partnership With Tyldesly Windows

This summer Spectus Window Systems is celebrating 15 years in partnership with Manchester-based fabricator and installer, Tyldesley Windows. The systems company marked the occasion with a presentation plaque; received by managing director and founder of…read more.

Published: 8th August 2014

Spectus Launches New Hardware Catalogue

Spectus Window Systems is always searching for ways to make life simpler for its customers. With its hardware partner Safeware and its one-stop-shop approach, the systems company has made it easier than ever before with…read more.

Published: 28th July 2014

Three Into One – The Triple Glazed Question

Spectus Window Systems is to lend its expertise to ‘The Triple Glazing Question – An Industry Forum’. By offering one of the widest ranges of triple glazing solutions currently available, Spectus Window Systems is uniquely…read more.

Published: 11th March 2014

Epwin Merger Affirms Spectus’ Position as Complete Systems House

Merging with one of the largest and most successful groups in the PVC-U industry signals a new era for Spectus and its customers. Already recognised as a technical powerhouse when it comes to developing fabrication…read more.

Published: 23rd May 2013

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