PVC windows – made for life. With a market share of around 50% all over Europe, PVC windows are the consumer´s preferred choice when it comes to installing new windows either in renovation or in new buildings.
Anyhow, there are good reasons to choose PVC windows. When you look for new ones, it is about energy saving capability, attractive design, comfort, safety, price, installation and future options like ‘Smart Home’ that has to be taken into consideration. Last but not least, the new windows have to perfectly match with the property.
Moreover, uPVC windows have convincing quality and sustainability credentials. Well-known institutes like the Building Research Establishment (BRE, UK), the Centre Scientifique et Technique du Bâtiment (CSTB, F), RAL Gütegemeinschaft Kunststoff-Fenstersysteme (GKFP, D), KIWA (KIWA, NL) or the Belgian Construction Certification Association (BCCA, B), just to mention a few, certify and label PVC window frames with regard to quality and functionality.
Very new in the family of
labels is the VinylPlus® Product Label which stands for
sustainably sourced PVC material.
This brochure gives a comprehensive view on what we
think is important to know about uPVC windows enabling
you to make the right choice.
Source: Gerald Feigenbutz, Managing Director of EPPA, www.gkfp.de