What is a FENSA Certified Installer?

Here at Southern Window Systems, we want to give each and every one of our clients the customer service that they deserve regardless of our FENSA certified installer accreditation. As one of the leading suppliers of high quality double glazing throughout East Sussex, we operate with a number of qualified and experienced installers to bring this quality service to you at every point of your home improvement project.

It’s this dedication to quality and crafting only the best products that has led to our FENSA certified installer accreditation, which put in layman’s terms is a badge of honour that signifies the best of the best when it comes to high quality products and services. FENSA itself stands for Fenestration Self- Assessment Scheme, and currently operates as one of the six major Competent Person Schemes recognised in the UK as of 2018, in this case monitoring the installation of double glazing. It is arguably the largest and most respected CPS throughout the country however, and is a recognisable household name in many cases; FENSA as a brand is trusted by consumers, local authorities, industries and governments alike.

Commercial Benefits of FENSA Accreditation

When you choose a FENSA certified installers, you begin to work with a trader that benefits from all of the positive aspects of FENSA accreditation. Our already experienced and qualified teams will have their wealth of knowledge bolstered by free technical advice that can help to speed up background processes such as building regulations support and extensive technical guides that help to smoothly run the background running of your home improvement project. This also removes the requirement of you to submit a certificate of compliance to your local building regulations authority, as well as gaining the subsequent registration requirement at no extra cost.

Perhaps most importantly for you as a customer, it’s worth choosing a FENSA certified installer simply because they regulate all installers registered with them to ascertain that they are providing the best service and products possible. Specifically, FENSA is a government approved body that regulates its registered installers throughout their operating time and ensures that they comply with all regulation and industry standards relating to the installation and supply of double glazing. This regulation is handled by an approved system that has been put in place to provide impartial and regular assessments of its members. You don’t just have to take our word for it when we say that we bring you the best products and services every time; our FENSA certified installer accreditation should stand as a testament to that as well.


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Safer Deposits and Payments

We understand that providing an installer with a deposit can be a nerve-wracking business, especially if you haven’t worked with the installer before. However FENSA certified installer accreditation offers you the peace of mind that comes with a government-regulated body. A FENSA certified installer is government guaranteed to protect your deposit.

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Choosing a FENSA certified installer will also help you to streamline your home improvement project, as it removes the requirement for you to submit an official request to your local building regulations authority post-installation. Instead, FENSA certified installers will submit this on your behalf during the process, and provide it to you at the end!

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When choosing a FENSA certified installer, you can rest assured that your products will maintain their durability and quality throughout their long life-span. However we understand that customers will want some guarantee of this, and that’s why FENSA certified installers offer five to ten year guarantees on all installations, as well as a product-specific insurance policy that assures you against any damages during installation.

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Put simply, working with a FENSA certified installer is the best way to guarantee that you’re getting the best double glazing products and services possible. Since FENSA consistently regulate their registered members to make sure that they meet the high standards of the modern double glazing industry, you get the best every time, government-assured!

FENSA Certified Installers of Double Glazing, Prices

We hope that you have found this information useful, and can see the value in choosing a FENSA certified installer for your home improvement/double glazing installation. Regardless of this accreditation, we have always taken our role as a top quality supplier and installer of double glazing very seriously. This stems back to our roots as a family run business where we treat every customer and their home improvement project as an individual, and our FENSA certified installer accreditation is just the perfect way to prove to you that we mean it when we say that we want the best for your home improvement project.

If you want to get great double glazing prices on a variety of products from a FENSA certified installer, then head on over to our quotation engine where you can get a double glazing quote specific to you. Alternatively, you can get in touch with us by filling out our contact form. We look forward to hearing from you!