As Britain’s 4th largest city, Sheffield has been named as one of the UK’s safest places to live. This can only have a positive effect on the areas growing property market, seeing as both employment and education elements are ample here. Considering Sheffield’s status is steadily on the rise, you may be considering ways to make your home more appealing to potential buyers.

Did you know that double glazing is amongst the most worthwhile improvements you can carry out on your South Yorkshire home? With this in mind, let’s look at a few reasons why double glazing will add at least 5% on to the value of your home.

Reasons to upgrade to double glazing Sheffield

1. Increase your EPC and boost potential sale prices

Each domestic and commercial building that’s available to buy or rent in the UK must have an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) by law. Ranging from A (most efficient) through to G (least efficient), they allow homeowners and renters to gauge an understanding of the property’s typical energy costs, as well as identify ways they can save money on energy bills in the long-run. Well, homeowners across Sheffield with be intrigued to know that recent research reveals that by upgrading the lowest EPC rating of G to an F has the power to increase property value (on average) by 6%. Even better, raising EPCs to the highest possible rating of A or B can heighten potential sale prices by an astonishing 14%! So, by upgrading your windows to double glazing is sure to considerably increase your homes energy efficiency, as well as it’s EPC and value.

2. Double glazing makes your Sheffield home more ‘sellable’

Central heating is a key priority to homebuyers these days, which makes thermally efficient windows incredibly important too. In fact, high-performance double glazing combined with central heating tops the UK buyers ‘must-have’ list.

3. Strengthened kerb-appeal

By upgrading to double-glazing, you’ll instantly upgrade your homes exterior aesthetics and offer fresh appeal to potential buyers. Furthermore, when viewings enter your home and feel how warm and cosy it is inside, with no sign of draughts or cold spots, they’ll be bolstered by the peace of mind that there will be no need to spend a fortune on heating costs in the future – and, therefore, more likely to increase their bid on your home.

Add considerable value to your Sheffield home by fitting first-class double glazing

Mould your home into the property of choice for potential buyers, by making sure it looks its very best. Contact the Global Windows team today for all your double-glazing Sheffield needs!

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Brilliant company from all we’ve dealt with, right through to the fitters, to the follow-up emails making sure everything was ok. Having used you before and after having work done to my property, I thought you the only obvious choice to return. Was a little worried as I’d had insulated render fitted and was concerned about the removal and refitting into the same size opening, and the damage it would cause. No worries, it seems. Each to their own trade as they say, and I’m glad they managed it and left me in no doubt, another great job done. Many thanks to you all. And see you in 15 years again?

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After a fair few months of looking for a good window provider we can say we are one hundred percent happy with Global. They exceeded our expectations from start to finish. Michael with the quote, the lovely ladies from the office and Andy and Josh who fitted our seven windows and front door. Very professional, good quality, quick and efficient work. A pleasure to work with such a team. Our next step is the conservatory with Global. Thank you and well done to all.

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My mum wanted to say thank you so much for the fantastic service Global windows have given her following her burglary. From start to finish they reassured her the replacement patio doors would be robust and fitted as quickly as possible to ensure the property was secured. On the day of fitting the fitters arrived promptly and installed the doors with no mess. The gentleman who organised this from Global (sorry she couldn’t remember his name) came out to check the doors and to see mum was happy with them brought her a beautiful bunch of flowers. Mum was over the moon. Thank you so much.

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We decided to re-use this Company despite moving house and County. Global were helpful and very professional at all stages of the installation. We found all their staff friendly and knowledgeable. Dates given, returning phone calls etc. were all met. The price was very competitive, the quality of their products was excellent with a good range of colours and styles. The fitters were very hardworking, managed to get the work done in one day rather than the expected 2, mainly due to the fact they worked as a team, didn’t take breaks and clearly knew their job. Great company.

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Fantastic work from start to finish. Great suggestions made to my own thoughts. The date agreed happened and I was kept fully informed of progress before installation. The fitters were courteous and efficient and worked hard completing on time. I am happy to recommend Global windows to anyone.”

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Brilliant company from all we’ve dealt with, right through to the fitters, to the follow-up emails making sure everything was ok. Having used you before and after having work done to my property, I thought you the only obvious choice to return. Was a little worried as I’d had insulated render fitted and was concerned about the removal and refitting into the same size opening, and the damage it would cause. No worries, it seems. Each to their own trade as they say, and I’m glad they managed it and left me in no doubt, another great job done. Many thanks to you all. And see you in 15 years again?

Checkatrade

Windows And Door

After a fair few months of looking for a good window provider we can say we are one hundred percent happy with Global. They exceeded our expectations from start to finish. Michael with the quote, the lovely ladies from the office and Andy and Josh who fitted our seven windows and front door. Very professional, good quality, quick and efficient work. A pleasure to work with such a team. Our next step is the conservatory with Global. Thank you and well done to all.

Florentina

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Excellent Service

My mum wanted to say thank you so much for the fantastic service Global windows have given her following her burglary. From start to finish they reassured her the replacement patio doors would be robust and fitted as quickly as possible to ensure the property was secured. On the day of fitting the fitters arrived promptly and installed the doors with no mess. The gentleman who organised this from Global (sorry she couldn’t remember his name) came out to check the doors and to see mum was happy with them brought her a beautiful bunch of flowers. Mum was over the moon. Thank you so much.

Margaret

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Doors And Windows

We decided to re-use this Company despite moving house and County. Global were helpful and very professional at all stages of the installation. We found all their staff friendly and knowledgeable. Dates given, returning phone calls etc. were all met. The price was very competitive, the quality of their products was excellent with a good range of colours and styles. The fitters were very hardworking, managed to get the work done in one day rather than the expected 2, mainly due to the fact they worked as a team, didn’t take breaks and clearly knew their job. Great company.

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Replace All Windows And Doors

Fantastic work from start to finish. Great suggestions made to my own thoughts. The date agreed happened and I was kept fully informed of progress before installation. The fitters were courteous and efficient and worked hard completing on time. I am happy to recommend Global windows to anyone.”

Checkatrade

Replace Lots Of Windows In 4 Bays Along With Others Throughout House. New Door Fitted Also.

Excellent communication and attention to details. Windows were fine quality. Workmanship of highest quality and very considerate and careful. Would recommend to anyone.”

Checkatrade
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