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Why Should You Choose UPVC For Replacement Doors And Windows?

15th March 2018

We don’t envy anyone who comes to Planet to buy replacement windows and doors for their home as there are so many styles and colours available. They also need to choose a window and door material. UPVC makes for a great choice. Standing for unplasticised polyvinyl chloride, the introduction of UPVC in the 1980s saw...

Discover The Benefits Of Our Energy Efficient Windows

9th March 2018

Do you sense that your existing windows have reached the end of their lifespan? Tell-tale signs are poor insulation, deteriorating looks and noticeable flimsiness when you try and push the windows open when they’re locked. You shouldn’t stay loyal to them! Get them replaced as soon as you possibly with energy efficient windows crafted in...

Add To The Personality Of Your Lean To Conservatory With A Solid Roof

15th February 2018

“Compact” and charming” – two words that perfectly describe the Lean-To conservatory, a very affordable conservatory style that fits in almost anywhere, particularly at bungalows and houses with a low-pitched roof. The original charm of a Lean-To may have diminished somewhat though for certain householders if their Lean-To design has ceased providing sufficient thermal efficiency...

Visit Our Kendal Showroom Today!

9th February 2018

If you were spending good money on a stylish new car, would you shake hands on a deal without seeing it in person first? We suspect that you wouldn’t and the same should go for when you buy new home improvements. You need to see and feel replacement windows or a potential lifestyle extension to...

Everything You Need To Know About Condensation

23rd January 2018

Condensation is something you dread seeing when opening your curtains first thing in the morning but it’s a very common problem at this time of the year. If you’re unsure how to go about preventing it and just choose to let condensation continue happening, this can actually lead to major issues. Firstly, damp and mould...

Don't Get Caught Out By Planning Permission

12th January 2018

It’s at times like Christmas and New Year when you invite friends and relatives over to celebrate the festivities that you come to realise that your home no longer offers the spaciousness needed for such occasions. This puts you in a difficult position in terms of what you do to rectify the problem – do...

Merry Christmas From Planet

25th December 2017

The countdown to Christmas is officially over and we hope you received everything you wished for from Santa. We have been fortunate enough to be gifted a fantastic 2017 as our extensive selection of conservatories, orangeries, solid tile roofs and replacement double glazing windows & doors have never been in such high demand. If over...

A Composite Door Or UPVC Door – Which Should You Buy?

13th December 2017

Your entrance door is an integral feature of your house. It’s the first thing that most people see when visiting and it should be tough enough to protect it from intruders. There’s such a breadth of replacement front doors available nowadays that settling on one when looking to exchange your existing front door for something...

Top 5 Ways To Update Your Home

21st November 2017

We all lead such busy lives that we often fail to put the necessary time aside to improve our homes, but that shouldn’t be an excuse. Unless you’re thinking about adding a home extension or new replacement windows and doors and rightly putting their installation in the hands of experts like Planet, it can be...

New Online Platform Unveiled By Planet

13th November 2017

One of the finest and most comprehensive home improvement websites in the industry has been launched following the redevelopment of www.planetsouthlakes.com. The new website went live just prior to the weekend and has already enjoyed a very promising amount of user engagement, justifying our decision to upgrade the previous version. Returning web visitors will notice...

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