What is Energy Efficiency? Energy Efficiency Explained

The chances are that you’ve heard about the rising cost of energy. In these times of caps and increased bills, it has never been more important to be savvy with your energy usage.

The country is currently experiencing an energy crisis as a result of the rise in wholesale gas prices, but all is not lost.  We can all contribute to lowering the cost of our energy bills by using energy more wisely.

Using less energy to accomplish the same work or get the same result is the definition of energy efficiency. The best strategy to reduce our energy costs and protect the environment is to increase our own energy efficiency. Energy efficient buildings use less energy to create things, while energy efficient households require less energy to heat.

Energy efficiency, also known as thermal efficiency or thermal retentiveness in the home improvement industry, helps local communities, saves money, eases… More

Albion’s Message to Customers for COVID-19

January 2021

Following the government’s latest lockdown announcement, Albion Windows would like to provide reassurance that we are still open for business. As mentioned within the announcement, the construction industry can continue to operate as normal. This means our team will continue to carry out safe installations.

Because of the latest lockdown measures, our showroom will remain closed at this time. We will look to re-open the showroom once restrictions are lifted. Our customers can still call our team, fill out our contact form or start an online quote. We will be able to give you a price for any home improvement project you’re seeking to carry out.

Thank you all once again for your continued support and patience. We hope you stay safe.

November Update

Following the government’s latest guidelines on Saturday, October 31, Albion Windows would like to reassure our customers that we are still OPEN! As instructed… More

Is my home secure? A security guide for Londoners

Feeling safe within the sanctity of your own property is every homeowner’s right. Sadly, there are some individuals out in the world that would like to see this compromised. Thankfully, Albion Windows can help you combat against them, supplying and installing home improvement solutions that not only improve style and performance, but actively enhance security too. But where how should you approach this?

Well, to help get you started, we’ve put together some top tips about how to best make your home the most secure it possibly can be.

Reinforce your windows, replace them if necessary

It’s might be an obvious one to mention, but when you consider that 3 out of 10 break-ins occur through an open door or window, it’s worth reassessing how secure yours actually are. The good news is that there’s plenty you can do. The most obvious being to replace your frames’ standard glass… More