If your leaded windows are beginning to tire, then allow us to replace them – we’ll ensure that your period property is left unaffected by the new addition.
Why Choose Leaded Windows
Leaded lights are the perfect choice for any home owner who is fortunate to own a historic property. Not only are leaded windows ideal for retaining a periodic architecture, but they look stunning.
We can help you whether you live in a property that currently has leaded windows and they need to be replaced, or you live in a modern home and think that leaded glass windows could add a historic personality to your property. Furthermore, these types of windows come in many different styles from mock lead windows to traditional diamond leaded windows.
Leaded Glass Restoration for Older Properties
It’s imperative to retain the historic character of properties and buildings, and our leaded glass window installation and repairs allows you to do so. Over time, leaded windows can become disjointed.
The typical signs of your leaded lights ageing includes:
- Rattling in the frame.
- Cracks in the external straightening bars.
- Distortion on the panels.
- Splits or breaks in the glass itself.
If you have any questions about leaded windows, then our lead window experts at Sheerwater Glass can help. Give our team a call today on 01932 344 415 to find out more.
Fensa Registered Company
FENSA is an acronym for the ‘Fenestration Self-Assessment Scheme’. Set up by the Glass and Glazing Federation, it allows double glazing companies to self-certify compliance with Building Regulations. There are several reasons why you should check for the FENSA logo when looking to have new windows and doors fitted in your home.
BSI Kitemark - Window Installation
Sheerwater Glass is one of only a handful of companies that has achieved the industry’s highest standard, BS 8213 for the survey and installation of windows and external door sets.
QA National Warranties
The insurance intermediary company QANW is responsible for protecting consumers through insurance policies. QANW has been in the business for over 25 years and has formed close associations with various building contractors and trade associations throughout the UK.
City & Guilds - Level 3 Qualified
The educational organisation City & Guilds are known for their vast levels of assessment, offering employees and workforces with the skills they require for many years. This seal of approval provided through their accreditation gives customers the confidence they require. Two of our employees, one in management and the other in our service department are qualified to City & Guilds level 3. This level of accreditation is highly sought after, with City & Guilds working with some of the leading brands of various sectors to offer the highest standard of training. The accreditation offered by City & Guilds is valued significantly, showcasing a businesss expertise, dedication and knowledge. In achieving this level of qualification, customers can feel assured that they are receiving the highest standard of work and customer service. City & Guilds and the City & Guilds logo are trademarks of the City and Guilds of London Institute and used under licence.
Checkatrade - Proud Members
Finding a tradesman is not always an easy task, especially when you’re unsure whether he or she is trustworthy. After all, you’ll be inviting this person into your private home, so you need make sure that they are reliable.
GQA Qualifications is an Awarding Organisation for specialist sectors and occupational roles. Qualifications cover the Glass, Construction, Coating and Print industries.
PASMA Tower Trained
Our team are fully trained in the assembling, dismantling, moving and inspecting mobile access towers and working at height.
Our products are BFRC rated, an independent verification of the energy efficiency of our windows and doors. BFRC rated energy efficient windows and energy efficient doors carry a ‘rainbow’ label.
Traditional leaded windows are wonderful in maintaining character in a property, however lack in efficiency. With our service we will ensure that your new windows are fitted to a high standard in turn increasing efficiency by conserving heat and lowering household bills.
With any window we install, we see to it that it’s secure. Yours and your family’s safety is paramount, and with our installation service we’ll make sure the windows are durable and made to last for another century!
Due to the technological advancements since leaded windows were first created, we can offer you the ultimate flexibility when it comes to designing your leaded glass window. Our team of glazing experts can support you in creating a bespoke design for your new or restored leaded window.