All posts by Reuben

  • 6 / May

    Switchable Glass – What Is It And How Does It Work?

    There are several ways in which glass may be turned to opaque from transparent (and vice versa) and each method has its own application. However, when it comes to construction and design, the term “switchable glass” is usually given to electrochromic glass. So, switchable glass – what is it and how does it work? Read on to find out more….

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  • 30 / April

    How To Use Frameless Glazing In Design

    Frameless glazing is a glass and aluminium product which is designed to create a stylish and contemporary aesthetic to a property thanks to minimum visible frame and maximum visible glass. Modern and slimline, these products can be purchased as opening or fixed windows or sliding windows, or even as a combination of windows and a frameless glass door system. So,…

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  • 25 / April

    Flat Roof Lights and Lanterns

    These days, there are roof lights available in a wide variety of configurations and styles, and that means that you’re sure to find the perfect roof light to suit your roof and home’s style, whatever it may be. However, when you’re looking for the right roof light solution for your flat roof, you have two option – a flat roof…

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  • 25 / March

    External Timber Doors – A Video Guide

    Video Transcription: Hi everybody, my name’s Rob from Thames Valley Windows and today we’re going to look at a selection of external timber doors. So, in another video, I’ve talked about the underlying principles of our timber windows and doors which are that they are very good at managing maintenance and very good at being flexible in terms of colour…

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  • 22 / February

    Timber Sash Windows – A Video Guide

    Video Transcription: Hi everybody, it’s Rob from Thames Valley Windows here again. This time we are talking about timber sash windows. A more classic and elegant British window you will ever see. Here we have a classic example of a box sash window (also known as a double-hung sliding sash) with a single Georgian bar in the middle and the…

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  • 19 / February

    Solarlux Woodline Timber Clad Bi-Folding Doors – A Video Guide

    Video Transcription: Hi, I’m Marcus from Thames Valley Windows, and today we will be talking about the “Woodline” timber-clad bi-folding doors from Solarlux. The Woodline from Solarlux is essentially an aluminium structure that is entirely timber-clad with solid-wood sections, inside and out. To give it more agility and much better adjustability. All the timber is sustainably sourced and comes in…

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  • 12 / February

    Vision20 Frameless Sliding Glass Doors – A Video Guide

    Video Transcription: Hi, I’m Liam from Thames Valley Windows. I specialise in aluminium and architectural glazing solutions. Here we have Vision20 sliding glass doors, a very in-demand style on the market. You can see you’ve got the 20-millimetre interlock. The sliding glass door comes in a double-track option as well as a triple track option. We do have some particularly…

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  • 30 / January

    Solarlux SL25 Frameless Slide and Turn Glass Door System – A Video Guide

    Video Transcription: Hi, I’m Marcus from Thames Valley Windows, and today we will be looking at the SL25 frameless slide and turn glass door system from Solarlux. The SL25 is a single glazed frame system that is used for sliding patio doors, balcony glazing, internal partitioning and also for atriums as we have here. Similar to bifold doors, the system…

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  • 20 / January

    Timber Windows and Doors – A video walk through

    Video Transcription: Morning everybody, my name’s Rob from Thames Valley Windows, and I’m here to talk to you about timber windows and doors. There’s a couple of things that we need to cover with the timber world at Thames Valley Timber which is the underlying principles. You might call this the design and engineering principles that underpin our range of…

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  • 29 / September

    Broken Plan Living with Internal Glass Screens and Partitions

    From internal glass screens to freestanding fireplaces, ‘Broken Plan Living’ is the latest interior design trend to replace open-plan living. The last couple of decades, modern architects and homeowners have been knocking down walls to create large sociable living rooms with a sense of open space, and an influx of light. However, the last few years there has seen a…

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  • 29 / September

    The Industrial Look – Steel Effect Doors and Room Dividers

    Introducing our latest architectural glazing solution of 2020 – Aluco Steel Effect Door Collection Steel effect doors and room dividers have been one of the most prominent interior design trends in recent years, for properties in Berkshire, Surrey and Hampshire and its popularity continues to grow amongst homeowners in London, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire. Original steel-framed glass doors and windows first…

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  • 11 / September

    Christmas 2019 Installation Dates

    Christmas Installation Dates Count down to Christmas begins – not really but if you want double glazed windows and doors installed before Christmas 2019, now is the time to contact us! Now that the school holidays are over, we can start thinking about getting those home improvements done in time for the festive season. If you’re considering replacing your windows…

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  • 9 / September

    Internorm Windows and Doors – Autumn Promotion

    EXTENDED PROMOTION: 29th NOVEMBER to 13th DECEMBER 2019 Triple Glazed For The Price Of Double Take advantage of our Internorm windows and doors Autumn promotion and get a multitude of benefits for your home. Buy any Internorm, uPVC, Upvc/aluminium, timber/aluminium window systems including ALL security glazing and lift-sliding doors and get a FREE UPGRADE to triple glazing. FREE upgrade to triple…

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  • 13 / August

    A new business management system to help us to focus on our customers

    Here at Thames Valley Window Company, we pride ourselves on the success of each and every project ensuring we advise, design and deliver the best solutions, and that’s why we can shout from the roof tops and celebrate the amazing reviews from our customers. We know our industry only too well, having specialised in double glazing windows and architectural design…

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  • 25 / February

    Blog: Why choose Internorm windows and doors?

    Internorm combines high-quality materials with the perfect operation and provides a highlight of trendsetting designs. The beauty of this allows you to find ideal solutions for your windows and doors that will match your lifestyle and way of living perfectly. Learn more about Internorm Windows and Doors. THE MARK OF QUALITY IS IN THE DETAIL Internorm is not just another…

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  • 9 / February

    Blog: Why Choose Evolution Windows & Doors?

    Hand finished excellence At we are proud to say that we work with Evolution. They only employ hand-skilled craftsmen, not technicians. You will find more people than machines in their factory and these people have learned their trade, not simply read a manual. Evolution is, quite literally, a hands-on company. It’s what sets them apart from other manufacturers and it’s how…

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