The Comprehensive Guide to uPVC: Benefits and Uses

Introduction to uPVC Unplasticised polyvinyl chloride, or uPVC, is a widely used plastic material renowned for its strength, durability, and low maintenance. It’s commonly used in windows, doors, siding, and roofing due to its resistance to weathering, corrosion, and rot. Additionally, uPVC is an excellent insulator, which enhances the energy efficiency of homes. The term […]

Composite Doors vs uPVC Doors: Which Is Right for Your Home?

When selecting a door for your home, it’s crucial to consider factors such as material, cost, durability, security, aesthetics, and energy efficiency. Composite doors and uPVC doors are two popular options, each offering distinct benefits and drawbacks. Here’s a detailed comparison to help you make an informed choice. Material Composition Composite Doors: Composite doors are […]

The Enduring Popularity of Coloured Windows & Doors

In home design and renovation, trends can be fleeting, but some choices remain timeless. Coloured windows and doors have been a significant trend in recent years, enabling homeowners to express their personality and enhance curb appeal uniquely. As we step into 2024, are coloured windows and doors still in vogue? A Touch of Personalization Coloured […]

How To Stop Draughts From Double Glazed Windows

Double glazed windows are one of the most popular home improvement options, blocking intrusive sound and reducing the heat lost through a window, thereby lowering energy bills and increasing comfort. That said, the latter benefit is lost almost entirely when your window suffers from draughts.  Are you looking up how to draught-proof windows? Ultra-Seal has […]

How To Adjust Double Glazed Windows

Of all the home improvement options on the market, double-glazed windows continue to be one of the most valued. With their ability to both keep heat in the home and prevent noise coming from outside, they are considered well worth the investment. Unfortunately, like all components of your home, double glazing (or triple glazing for […]

How To Measure A Window Replacement – UK

Wanting replacement windows is understandable – energy bills are going up, making all the heat lost from your poorly insulated, old windows much more expensive. In 2023, 18% of all UK homeowners who have replaced their windows were questioned why, and 70% of them cited that improving energy efficiency was the primary motivator (Zenith Global […]

The Emplas Connection

A SUCCESS STORY – CASE STUDY – KLIC HOME IMPROVEMENTS Jun 13, 2024 | Latest Trade News From its inception, KLIC Home Improvements has grown into a leading home improvement company. Central to its success is a robust partnership with Emplas, which has provided essential support, strategic resources, and a three-year sole supplier agreement that has driven […]

Do New Windows Add Value to Your Home?

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Millions of householders in the UK take on major home improvement projects each year. Many focus on the interior, with bathroom and kitchen remodels top of the home upgrade list, while others carry out exterior remodels such as painting walls or rendering brickwork. There is one way to improve your home’s interior and exterior at […]

What Is the Difference Between Double Glazing and Secondary Glazing?

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If you’re considering installing new windows in your home, the choice between different types of glazing can be somewhat confusing. This hasn’t always been the case. Up to the 1970s, the only real option was single glazing, but glazing advancements emerged leading to the development of secondary glazing and double glazing. While these terms sound […]

Can You Double Glaze An Existing Window?

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Double glazed windows are some of the best home improvements you can make, especially in the wake of Britain’s energy price hike, but it may not be cost-effective to buy entirely new double-glazed windows for every space in the home. But what about adding glazing to an existing window? The answer is – yes. That […]

Can I Reseal Double Glazed Windows?

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Double Glazing is one of the most common window upgrades, enhancing both the comfort and the energy efficiency of your home. The two panes of glass with air or argon gas between them, slows the heat transfer from the inside to the outside by a large amount, meaning your home stays consistently warm for much […]

Failed Double Glazed Windows (How to know your double glazing has failed)

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When you work with KLIC Home, you work with a team of home improvement providers that offer quality products installed professionally. One of our most popular services is our double glazed windows.  Unfortunately, not every window installer out there takes the same care as we do when choosing appropriate windows and installing them, meaning sometimes […]

What Are Sliding Sash Windows?

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What Are Sliding Sash Windows? A sliding sash window is a type of window that has two or more panels that slide vertically, typically in a grooved track. Traditionally, Sliding Sash Windows were always made out of Wood. Vertical Sliding Sash They are also known as vertical sliding sash windows or sash and case windows. […]

What Are Flush Sash Windows?

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Enhance the beauty and energy efficiency of your home with Flush Sash windows from KLIC Home Improvements. What are Flush Sash Windows? Flush sash windows are a type of window that have sashes that close flush with the frame, creating a smooth and elegant appearance. They are designed to replicate the style of traditional timber […]

Are You Choosing the Right Glass for Your Double Glazing?

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Industry Leading Performance Are you looking for a way to keep your home warm and cozy while also saving energy? Look no further than KLIC Home! We offer a range of insulated glass units that are perfect for any home. Our modern glazing can maximise your home’s comfort, for a difference you may not ‘see’ […]

KUBU Wins G23 Component Supplier of the Year

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Component Supplier of the Year Kubu has been crowned the ‘Component Supplier of the Year’ at the prestigious G-Awards 2023! Fastest Growing Smart Sensor Brand As the fastest growing Smart Sensor brand, trusted by some of the biggest fabricators in the UK*, this accolade stands as a testament to their commitment to innovation and excellence […]

The KLIC Home Ambassador Scheme

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How to Save Money Are you looking for a way to save money on your home improvements and share your experience with others? How about becoming an ambassador customer for KLIC Home Improvements? The leading local choice for window and door replacement in East Anglia. Our Ambassador Scheme As an ambassador customer you will enjoy […]

Why Choose KLIC Home?

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Professional Company 🏠👍 If you are looking for a reliable and professional home improvement company in East Anglia, you should consider KLIC Home Improvements. Here are some reasons why: Assure Certified Installer ✅ KLIC Home Improvements is an Assure approved installer of double-glazing windows, doors and conservatories. This means that we meet the highest standards […]

EPWIN Window Systems Achieves PAS24:2022

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PAS24:2022 Epwin Window Systems Supplied by KLIC Home Improvements and Manufactured by Emplas has confirmed all its PVC-U window and door systems have achieved PAS24:2022 signalling a commitment to staying at the forefront of industry standards. Amongst the First Systems Companies Adrian Crutchley, Product Accreditations Manager at Epwin Window Systems, said: “We are delighted to […]

KLIC Window & Door Recycling Scrappage Scheme

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Recycling Benefits your Pocket and the Environment KLIC Home Improvements are proud to be able to offer our customers the opportunity of saving up to £2500 on the cost of their new windows and doors through our unique Window and Door Recycling & Scrappage Scheme. Recycling Technology is Rapidly Developing The whole area of recycling […]

Double Glazed Windows for Static Caravans and Mobile Homes

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Are you looking for a way to make your static caravan or mobile home more comfortable, energy-efficient, and secure? If so, you might want to consider installing double glazing windows for your static caravan. Double glazing is a type of window that has two panes of glass separated by a small space. This space acts […]

Problems with Composite Doors

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Problems With Composite Doors Your front door is an important feature of your home. It’s the focal point of your house frontage – the main thing people notice as they approach your property – and it reveals a lot about your personality and taste. A quality front door helps make your house a true home. […]

How to Clean Double Glazed Windows

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Double-glazed windows are designed to not only give your home kerbside appeal, but also bring practical benefits including reduced noise pollution, better insulation, and reduced draughts, which will help improve comfort and reduce energy consumption. Once you have invested in new double glazing, you will want to keep it in tip-condition, and that’s why cleaning and […]

Understanding Cracks Around Window Frames (And How to Fix Them)

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How often do you inspect the window frames of your home? Most will admit that they never check. But, examining the window frames regularly means you can spot problems before they become a huge and expensive issue. In particular, cracks around window frames have the potential to be troublesome and lead to costly repairs and […]

How to Stop Condensation on Double Glazed Windows

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A common issue for many homeowners is condensation. It is unpleasant to see and can harm the health of those with respiratory issues. As a result, many people turn to Double Glazed Windows in order to help prevent it.  But what happens when condensation appears on double-glazing windows? Is something broken? Is it a result […]

Why Won’t My uPVC Window Close?

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Here’s a common conundrum that often has homeowners scratching their heads: Why won’t your uPVC windows close? It can be pretty perplexing and worrying when you need to shut your windows, and they won’t cooperate. Your home security can be compromised, especially if it is a ground floor window that won’t close. But fret not; […]

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