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    B&Q PVC windows and doors - any good?
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    • 7th Oct 08, 12:32 PM
    B&Q PVC windows and doors - any good? 7th Oct 08 at 12:32 PM
    I need a new half-glazed back door, and a new window about 1m square, give or take.

    Having almost fallen off my chair at the prices Ive found online, I was in B&Q and found the perfect-looking back door for about 150, and window for 80. The bloke who is making the new door and window openings can fit them, so no problem there.

    The question is are they any good? Obviously I dont want something thats a load of rubbish and completely insecure. However, given that well have to replace all of the windows in the house at some point in the next 5 years or so, they dont necessarily have to be the most durable windows/doors ever.

    All thoughts and advice gratefully as always received!



    Ps whilst Im here how can I turn a plain glass window into a frosted window, without replacing the glass? Im thinking some kind of film or spray I cant stand the patterned obscured glass, but prefer the etched/frosted look, if that makes sense. Thanks!
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