Double Glazed UPVC Window Price Guide
If you want to get replacement or new uPVC Windows, you should get written quotes not an estimate.
The quote should include such points as:
- site drawings
- Product being quoted for
- energy rating
- type of glass units
- start date / delivery date
- guarantees on work
- deposit guarantees
- time scale for installation
- FENSA OR CERTASS number
- Payment schedule
At the time of getting a written quote, you should read it carefully and the also verbally confirm what your understanding is of what it contains. Make sure there is no room for confusion or misinterpretation.
The best thing to do to give yourself a better negotiating position is to get several quotes from different companies for the work that you want done. In this way you will be able to get a good idea of who is expensive and who is not. You will also be able to compare the quality of the products form each installer to see who is giving the best value for money.