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Read about developments at Steel Windows Service. We have lots of news to share from new product development to exciting projects and events.

Thermal Break System over Non-Thermal Break System

Aug 31, 2020

Metal windows and doors made from Aluminium, steel or bronze are stronger because of their structural strength. However, the disadvantage of this feature is its mismanaged energy efficiency since metal conducts heat easily. This means on a hot day a solid metal frame will act like a radiator in your room, and likewise, on a cold day, you will be losing heat outdoors through your frames.

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Top benefits of modern thermally broken steel windows

Aug 18, 2020

19th century industrial-style steel windows are back and making their way into custom residences, luxury storefronts, and public buildings all around the world. The modern version of the steel window has the same classic appearance, but is more energy efficient and versatile than ever before. The look of these iconic, slim framed, vast expanses of glass make the windows a popular choice, and something that will last for several years to come.

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Why work with Steel Window Services?

Aug 06, 2020

Steel Window Service, a member of the Steel Window Association, has been in the industry since 1951 and is recognised as a leading company specialising in the design, supply and fix, servicing, repair and replacement of steel windows. Experienced in carrying out contracts of all sizes in the commercial and domestic sector, we offer a full advisory and project management service directly to the public local authorities, property management companies, housing associations, architects and main contractor builders.

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The Steel Windows Myth

Jul 23, 2020

Steel windows and doors have been in existence in their current form since the 1930’s, and a well manufactured window will last, easily, for 50 years or more. You are still able to find the traditional single glazed steel windows, commonly known within the industry as the SMW window. If you have existing steel windows and live in a listed property or conservation area these are the windows you will normally be required to replace your originals with.

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Why Steel is a versatile product

Jul 07, 2020

The industrial style of steel windows is fashionable while the strong, versatile material is ideal for external windows, double doors, internal partitions, and shower screens. Read on to find out more.

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Steel Windows and Doors Explained

Jun 24, 2020

Steel windows and doors have been in existence since the 1930’s. A well manufactured window will last, easily, for 50 years or more.You are still able to find the traditional single glazed steel windows, commonly known within the industry as the SMW window. If you have existing steel windows and live in a listed property or conservation area these are the windows you will normally be required to replace your originals with.

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Complement high-end design aesthetic with Internal steel doors

Jun 10, 2020

Internal steel sliding doors complement high-end design aesthetic.The W20 single glazed profiles ensure good sight lines from one area to another, compared to potentially chunky proportions required with timber or aluminium, while allowing maximum light transmission.

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Steel Windows are the perfect solution for commercial buildings

May 26, 2020

Steel Windows by SWS are specified for commercial projects for a vast number of reasons. It could be that the building has been listed because it is of significant architectural or historical interest and steel is the material that will best replicate the original window design. Or perhaps the project involves a modern structure that will benefit from the stunning good looks and contemporary feel that can only be achieved with steel.

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Modern Steel Windows Offer Timeless Beauty

May 16, 2020

Today, modern commercial and residential industrial design trends are leading architects and building owners back to the beautiful and practical steel window for a wide range of creative designs and innovative uses.

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Steel Windows Meet Thermal Performance Requirements

May 08, 2020

Today’s building owners and architects can incorporate all the beauty and strength of steel windows while still getting the energy efficient solutions they need. Find out how on the Steel Windows blog.

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