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Conservatories & glass extensions best way to boost property prices

In a survey of 100 nationwide agents, 62 per cent confirmed that building a conservatory or a high q...

03 December 2010

Cool Guide To Summer Conservatories Top Ten Tips To Get The Most From Your Conservatory

After several years of showers and sporadic sunshine, 2008 could be the year that summer hits the UK...

03 December 2010

Pilkington Activ™ self-cleaning glass provides clear views of the Komodo dragon enclosure at London Zoo

Pilkington Activ has a unique dual action coating, that reacts with daylight to break down organic d...

03 December 2010

Pilkington Activ™ Blue is the new self-cleaning glass for conservatories

Pilkington Activ™ Blue is a new self-cleaning glass that has been designed specifically for co...

03 December 2010

Pilkington Activ™ used for nineteenth hole

Pilkington Building Products has supplied a large quantity of its Pilkington Activ™ Blue self-...

03 December 2010

Window cleaning revealed as most hated household chore

Self-cleaning glass could save 12 million hours a year cleaning windows...

03 December 2010

Rugby hero Keiron Cunningham gets workout from Pilkington self-cleaning glass

By opting for self-cleaning glass, busy hooker Keiron can do away with regular window cleaning givin...

03 December 2010

Brighten up the winter months with tips from interior stylist Alison Davidson and Pilkington Activ™ self-cleaning glass

Pilkington glass has teamed up with leading interiors stylist Alison Davidson to devise some valuabl...

03 December 2010

Amazing glazing - top ten tips on buying and installing a conservatory

Escalating property prices and the rising cost of actually moving (approximately £20,000 includ...

03 December 2010

Pilkington Activ™ Looks Out For Ferries

Blistering heat in the summer, freezing cold in the winter and year-round lack of ventilation in the...

03 December 2010

Pilkington Activ™ saving money, the environment and lives

The results prove the effectiveness of the product.  It showed that Pilkington Activ™ red...

03 December 2010

Property case study conservatory replacement

Type of Property: 19th century crofter's cottage
Location: Yorkshire
Timescale: 8 weeks
Cos...

03 December 2010

Property case study two conservatory replacement

It was big with plenty of room - temperature control was the only issue; cold in the winter and boil...

03 December 2010

Pilkington Activ™ helps Saints go marching on to a fantastic end of season climax

St Helens RLFC will carry the Pilkington Activ™ brand on the front of the player's shirts in k...

03 December 2010

Saints take the Challenge Cup in historic Wembley final!

The match, played before a capacity stadium audience of more than 80,000 and armchair supporters num...

03 December 2010

Property Case Study First Floor Conservatory

The Brief:
To gain extra living space on the first floor and allow maximum sunlight into the prop...

03 December 2010

Self-Cleaning and Solar Control with Pilkington Activ™ Neutral

Pilkington Activ™ Neutral is a revolutionary new double-coated glass that combines dual-action...

03 December 2010

Conservatories and glass extensions best way to boost property prices

In a survey of 100 nationwide agents, 62 per cent confirmed that building a conservatory or a high q...

03 December 2010

Property Case Study: Kitchen Extension Orangery

Type of Property:    Old Rectory
Location:      &nbs...

03 December 2010

Property Case Study: Lewes

Type of Property:     15th century manor house
Location:   &nb...

03 December 2010

Which glass is the right glass for me?

Garry Smith at Pilkington explains Glass can perform many different roles, from making a home more ...

03 December 2010

It’s the small things in life that make the big difference

It is often said that it’s the small things in life that make the big difference. And the evol...

03 December 2010

Bring the Outside in with a Glass Box

Turning your home inside out is the new way to truly modernise your home – with a seamless tra...

03 December 2010

Pilkington Activ™ transforming The White Lodge

PROPERTY CASE STUDY: THE WHITE LODGE...

01 December 2010