5 things to do in Croydon

With experience improving homes in Croydon for well over 35 years now, the Albion Windows team has learned a thing or two about some of the area’s best sights to see and attractions to experience. Though you might not think it, there’s far more to this South London town than shopping centres and luxury housing.

When we’re not busy helping local homeowners improve their home using stylish and high-performing windows, doors, and conservatories, these are some of our favourite things to do. We thought we’d share them with you!

1. Life on the Western Front military museum

Letting anyone interested in learning more about, not only Croydon, but London in general’s part during the First World War, we’d recommend a visit to the local military museum. Featuring life-size trenches which do well to place you in the mindset of historical British soldiers, professionally presented exhibitions, and more, a visit is… More

Timber vs uPVC sash windows for London properties

When you live in London and you’re thinking about a window upgrade, which material is best? Both timber and uPVC have their benefits, but which one is for you? The answer to this will usually depend on the style of property you live in and your expectations of what your replacement windows will provide.

It’s often a good idea to replace old failing windows with something in a similar style to retain the character of a property. The age of your property will also be a consideration when deciding which material is best for you. Timber windows are perfect for older properties, particularly traditional sliding sash windows. uPVC windows however, are now available in a range of wood grain finishes which convincingly replicate the look of natural timber.

Sash windows for London homes

Sash windows from Albion are designed to provide excellent levels… More

What would your ideal home look like?

Although you may not initially think it, here at Albion Windows we’re very much in the business of making dreams coming true and that means removing any obstacles in the equation that would otherwise prevent you from achieving your ideal home space. Maybe you like the thought of yourself relaxing in a bright and spacious conservatory, remaining safe with a beautiful composite door or maybe something else entirely.

So if budgets are tight or you’d prefer to spread the cost of your next home improvement project, rest easy knowing that our flexible finance options are on hand to help!

Simple and easy finance options which let you achieve your dream home

There are two possible plans to consider after deciding that finance is the best option for you. Our “Buy now Pay later” plan allows you to spread the cost at a low interest rate of just… More