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Energy Efficient Windows

A+ rated double & triple glazed windows in Romford & Essex

Custom-designed and made to your unique specifications, we offer a variety of A+ rated replacement window styles in practical uPVC and premium aluminium profiles.

For absolute peace of mind, we provide a comprehensive 10-year guarantee on all of our window installations. So, you can depend on The Ken Rhodes Group for simplicity when the time comes to update your South East home.

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Why do we stand out from other glazing companies in Essex?

As a family-run business with over 35 years in the market, our exceptional industry knowledge, attention to detail, and competitive prices are what sets us apart from the rest. Installing affordable, high quality glazing is what we do best.

Not only are we well-known in the area for installing replacement windows that ooze impressive quality, efficiency, and security, but we also provide the opportunity to experience the quality for yourself at our considerably sized showroom in Upminster. So, why not come and speak to one of our friendly experts? We’re here for all your home improvement queries, questions, and renovation needs.

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Wonderful windows in Essex

Replacement windows in Southend, Colchester, Chelmsford, and beyond

The Ken Rhodes Group installs high-quality double glazing products across the South East of England and Essex from Basildon to Rayleigh, South Benfleet, and beyond.

For over 35 years, it has been our pleasure to provide the Essex community with the best performing windows, doors, and conservatories united with unrivalled customer service standards. Installing affordable, high quality double and triple glazed home improvement products is what we do best.

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What are the signs that windows need to be replaced?

There are several signs that your windows may need to be replaced. Here are some of the most common signs:

1. Drafts and air leaks: If you feel draughts around your windows or notice air leaks when they are closed, it may be a sign that your windows need to be replaced.

2. Difficulty opening and closing: If you have trouble opening or closing your windows, it may be time to replace them. This could be due to warped frames or other damage.

3. Condensation: If you notice condensation forming between the panes of your double-paned windows, it may be a sign that the seal has failed and the window needs to be replaced.

4. Energy bills are higher than normal: If your energy bills have increased and you haven’t changed your habits, it could be due to poor insulation from your windows. Replacing your windows with energy-efficient ones can help reduce your energy costs.

5. Visible damage: If your windows are visibly damaged, such as cracked glass or rotting frames, it’s time to replace them.

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Do you need permission to put in double glazed windows?

In most cases, you don’t need planning permission to install double glazed windows in your home if you’re simply replacing existing windows with ones of a similar size and appearance. However, if your home is a listed building or located in a conservation area, you may need planning permission to install double glazed windows.

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What are the disadvantages of single glazing?

Overall, while single-glazed windows may be a cheaper option initially, they can lead to higher costs over time due to increased energy bills, maintenance, and potential damage caused by condensation and mold. If you are looking to improve the thermal efficiency, security, and noise insulation of your home, it may be worth considering upgrading to double or triple glazed windows.

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Does single glazing cause damp?

Single glazing can contribute to damp problems in a home, particularly in areas with high humidity or during colder months. This is because single-glazed windows are less efficient at retaining heat than double or triple glazed windows, which can lead to moisture buildup and condensation on the inside of the glass.

When warm, moist air comes into contact with cold single-glazed windows, the air can be cooled to the point where it releases moisture, forming droplets on the glass. This moisture can then seep into the surrounding walls and cause damp patches and mold growth.

In addition to the reduced thermal insulation of single-glazed windows, poor window seals and draughts can also contribute to damp problems by allowing moisture to enter the home. This can be particularly problematic in older properties with single-glazed windows that may have deteriorated over time.

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Transform your home with premium double glazed windows in Essex

Elevate the aesthetics and energy efficiency of your home with our premium double glazing solutions tailored for various locations across the South East. Whether you’re situated in the vibrant city of Chelmsford, the coastal charm of Southend, or the picturesque town of Billericay, our high-quality windows are designed to transform your living spaces.

Serving residents in Harlow, Dagenham, and Barking, we offer top-notch double glazing that seamlessly blends style and functionality. Explore our offerings in Canvey Island and Basildon, where we bring a perfect fusion of quality and innovation to your doorstep. From the quaint town of Wickford to the thriving urban hub of the South East of England, our double glazing options cater to diverse preferences and architectural styles.

Experience the transformation of your home with windows that not only enhance aesthetics but also provide superior insulation. Discover the ideal double glazing solution for your location and enjoy the benefits of comfort, style, and energy efficiency.

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Home Improvement Ideas in Essex & Romford

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Get a real feel for our exceptional installation quality and attention to detail by having a browse through our beautiful installation gallery.

To learn more about a specific product, our unforgettable case studies will explain everything in greater detail. Or visit our showroom to learn more.

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Thrilled with my new windows! Would absolutely recommend Ken Rhodes: their product, service, fitters and after care service is second to none!

Jacqueline - Essex

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A superb job done by two friendly, efficient fitters who ensured everything was left clean and tidy, excellent from start to finish.

Barbara - Romford

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Customer reviews

Here at The Ken Rhodes Group, we have built a solid reputation as the go-to double glazing company in Essex for providing outstanding quality and customer satisfaction. With many happy customers coming back to us time and time again, take a moment to read some of our fantastic customer reviews to learn exactly why this is.