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Householder Ask Pilkington Popular Questions. Why have I got external condensation on my windows? Updated June 10, 2021. What is the best glass for a conservatory roof? Updated June 10, 2021. What type of glazing can be used to reduce noise? Updated June 10, 2021. What is Low-emissivity (Low-e) glass? Updated June 10, 2021. What's the best privacy / decorative / obscure glass? Updated June 10 ...

What Makes The Perfect Home - Pilkington

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What Makes The Perfect Home . How many of us would say that we live in the perfect house? That’s just one of the questions we wanted to find the answer to when we commissioned a new study of homeowners in the UK.

Insights - Pilkington

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Company, Trade Portal, Issues And Policy, Architect, Automotive, Householder, Trade. Read More. News Item. NSG Group received a Climate Change A- leadership rating from CDP* for the recognition of its climate change actions and information disclosure. 20 January 2021. Since 2011, NSG Group has participated in annual CDP Climate Change and Water reporting. This year, the Group's CDP Climate ...

How natural light and wellness are driving house design

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Greater emphasis than ever is being placed on the concept of ‘wellness’ when it comes to house design. More and more homeowners are looking for a light space in which they can ‘unplug’, de-clutter and unwind.

Blog Items - Pilkington

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Conservatories, Doors, Replacement Conservatory Roofs, Rooflights, Windows, Householder, Trade. Blog Post. 04 February 2020. Daylighting and Part L. As expected, energy savings and carbon emissions reductions have dominated the discussions on the current Part L 2020 proposals, as well as debates about 'fabric first' vs renewable technologies. Read More . Tags: Thermal Insulation, Windows ...

Glass and glazing sector holds residents’ keys to the ...

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Flooding rooms with natural light is the most sought after feature in what UK residents want in the ‘perfect home’ - pointing towards an opportunity for the glass and glazing sector to support home improvement projects, according to new research by Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group.

The beauty of choosing bi-fold doors for your home

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The freedom of movement from interior to exterior makes bi-fold doors one of the most versatile aspects of a home, the benefit of which is particularly felt in the warm summer months, bringing light and heat into the home. When considering updating a space with bi-folds, ensuring you choose the right glass for your investment is essential.

Glass giant makes double appointment to enhance product ...

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Pilkington United Kingdom Limited, part of the NSG Group, has made two new senior appointments - promoting Kristian Chalmers to Head of Sales, and Leo Pyrah to Marketing and VA Manager.

A Brief History of the glass Conservatory

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As time progressed more elaborate conservatories were developed – John Nash’s Georgian design constructed in Kew Gardens is a prime example of a 17 th Century conservatory. The Victorian era was vital to the evolution of conservatory building as the production of steel – an ideal material for framing glass – became cheaper allowing designers like Sir Joseph Paxton to blaze a trail in ...

Antimicrobial glass ready for launch after obtaining third ...

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The launch of the new glass product, Pilkington SaniTise™, follows the glass giant’s Lancashire based research and development team fast tracking its research into antimicrobial coatings in the wake of the pandemic.The work was supported by testing at leading UK universities. Pilkington SaniTise™ is a transparent coated glass that’s activated through UV radiation.