Extraglaze Secondary Glazing - Contact Details

Reviews

  • 3 weeks ago
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                    4
    Service rating : Extraglaze responded quite quickly to a question about painting. The answer was not entirely clear, however. More explanation is needed about the DIY paint option, e.g. surface preparation.
    Bob, Herts
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  • 2 months ago
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                    4
    Excellent Product
    Service rating : Arrived ahead of time ....well packaged . Helpful on phoned queries.
    Brian Dean, Bournemouth
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  • 2 months ago
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                    5
    Amazing service and product
    Service rating : Fantastic products amazing reduction of noise and heat loss
    Lottie Porte
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  • 2 months ago
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                    5
    Great Stuff
    Product : Fantastic product, does exactly what they say and what you are expecting
    Jim Brand
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  • 2 months ago
    ratings
                    5
    Great service.
    Service rating : Quick service. Excellent packing. Good communication.
    Steve Jessop
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  • 2 months ago
    ratings
                    5
    Fabulous communication and support every step of the way
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  • 2 months ago
    ratings
                    5
    A good product from a good company
    Product : A good product, as described. Easy installation.
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  • 2 months ago
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                    5
    Top notch
    Service rating : Excellent service and skilled work. I highly recommend Extraglaze.
    Debbie Busby
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  • 3 months ago
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                    5
    Can't find fault with the service.
    C. Benson., Surrey
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  • 3 months ago
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                    5
    That has improving insulation and sound reduction to Georgian Style sash W
    PeterR
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Extra news

Green Homes Grant

(announced 7th July)

Important update for October 2020: Extraglaze has given great consideration to the Green Homes Grant, and has declined to take part. Having investigated the grant in some detail the process of joining the scheme is far beyond our capacity, particularly during the busiest time in our calendar year. It looks like it would take several months of intensive effort to achieve, and much of it dependent on others, with processes and approvals outside our control timewise. This level of uncertainty means the time in which to complete work (before March 2021) may turn out to be impractical, possibly negative.


The Green Homes Grant voucher scheme was outlined by the Chancellor to fund and help bring work to UK businesses that have suffered because of earlier lock down measures. It will help home owners insulate their homes and improve their green credentials, in a very short period until the end of March 2021.

Read more ...

Extraglaze at the National Trust offices, Hidcote Manor Gardens

February 2020

We are very proud to have installed our magnetic secondary glazing at the National Trust's Hidcote Manor Gardens, in the staff offices – to keep everyone warm in rooms where other potential secondary glazing solutions had been considered out of the question. Read more ...

Coronavirus update

Tuesday 11th January 2022

We are still open to receive orders.

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Thermal insulation tests at Coventry University

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In April 2014 we received confirmation that Extraglaze is a scientifically proven thermal insulation solution that beats a typical aluminium framed alternative.
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Beside the university's Environmental Chamber

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The university's Sustainable Buildings Future Project used their Environmental Chamber to compare Extraglaze with an aluminium-framed, glass-pane secondary glazing system...
...Extraglaze came out the clear leader.

arrowpichigh tinyWith both systems tested on a single glazed sash window the U-value for Extraglaze proved 11% better (2.28W/m²) than the alternative product.

arrowpichigh tinyWe already knew that Extraglaze would be a better solution to deal with condensation, and the tests confirmed it. In a humid room test (60%RH), with below zero temperatures outside (-5 and -10ºC), Extraglaze was an impressive 78% better.




Extraglaze put to the test in the Environmental Chamber


Sound insulation tests at the Building Research Establishment

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In July 2013 a large timber framed window (1.3m² of visible glass) was installed in the Building Research Establishment's (BRE) Horizontal Transmission Suite, and tested against an aluminium framed glass secondary glazing system. A wide range of tests were made, to see how secondary glazing could not only improve a single glazed window but even a double glazed window.
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Extraglaze put to the test in the Horizontal Transmission Suite
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To summarise the results both systems were rated "good" as a sound insulator for noise problems. We learned in particular that smaller panels do best, being more rigid, and the larger the gap, between the original window glass and the Extraglaze, the better. What surprised us most was that it didn't seem to make much difference whether the original window was double glazed or single glazed.

Proof in practice


In January 2014 Extraglaze was installed onto brand new triple glazed UPVC bay windows in a home by a main road. The triple glazing had been installed to cut the road noise but had proven ineffective. However, with the addition of Extraglaze road noise was almost completely eliminated.
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And news from customers...

We have an ever increasing number of fabulous testimonies from our customers, which can be seen in the many reviews they have left on Feefo. It is clear that our customers enjoy their homes much more now than they did before Extraglaze was installed, being much warmer and much quieter.

For more information about Extraglaze please view the information in this site or contact us on the number above.

If you are an engineer or architect please contact us to discuss the results of tests in more detail.

 

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Reviews

  • 3 weeks ago
    ratings
                    4
    Service rating : Extraglaze responded quite quickly to a question about painting. The answer was not entirely clear, however. More explanation is needed about the DIY paint option, e.g. surface preparation.
    Bob, Herts
    Show more ...
  • 2 months ago
    ratings
                    4
    Excellent Product
    Service rating : Arrived ahead of time ....well packaged . Helpful on phoned queries.
    Brian Dean, Bournemouth
    Show more ...
  • 2 months ago
    ratings
                    5
    Amazing service and product
    Service rating : Fantastic products amazing reduction of noise and heat loss
    Lottie Porte
    Show more ...
  • 2 months ago
    ratings
                    5
    Great Stuff
    Product : Fantastic product, does exactly what they say and what you are expecting
    Jim Brand
    Show more ...
  • 2 months ago
    ratings
                    5
    Great service.
    Service rating : Quick service. Excellent packing. Good communication.
    Steve Jessop
    Show more ...
  • 2 months ago
    ratings
                    5
    Fabulous communication and support every step of the way
    Show more ...
  • 2 months ago
    ratings
                    5
    A good product from a good company
    Product : A good product, as described. Easy installation.
    Show more ...
  • 2 months ago
    ratings
                    5
    Top notch
    Service rating : Excellent service and skilled work. I highly recommend Extraglaze.
    Debbie Busby
    Show more ...
  • 3 months ago
    ratings
                    5
    Can't find fault with the service.
    C. Benson., Surrey
    Show more ...
  • 3 months ago
    ratings
                    5
    That has improving insulation and sound reduction to Georgian Style sash W
    PeterR
    Show more ...

Extra news

Green Homes Grant

(announced 7th July)

Important update for October 2020: Extraglaze has given great consideration to the Green Homes Grant, and has declined to take part. Having investigated the grant in some detail the process of joining the scheme is far beyond our capacity, particularly during the busiest time in our calendar year. It looks like it would take several months of intensive effort to achieve, and much of it dependent on others, with processes and approvals outside our control timewise. This level of uncertainty means the time in which to complete work (before March 2021) may turn out to be impractical, possibly negative.


The Green Homes Grant voucher scheme was outlined by the Chancellor to fund and help bring work to UK businesses that have suffered because of earlier lock down measures. It will help home owners insulate their homes and improve their green credentials, in a very short period until the end of March 2021.

Read more ...

Extraglaze at the National Trust offices, Hidcote Manor Gardens

February 2020

We are very proud to have installed our magnetic secondary glazing at the National Trust's Hidcote Manor Gardens, in the staff offices – to keep everyone warm in rooms where other potential secondary glazing solutions had been considered out of the question. Read more ...

Coronavirus update

Tuesday 11th January 2022

We are still open to receive orders.

Read more ...