Reputable glazing specialists

Industry-related accreditations & memberships are key to knowing how trusted & reputable a business is. Schemes like DGCOS, Checkatrade and Assure are there to let you know who you can entrust your home improvements projects with. Here at Ideal Windows, we strive to demonstrate the high levels of expertise and compliance we operate at to put any customer’s mind at ease.

DGCOS Accredited

Founder Members of the DGCOS

The Double Glazing and Conservatory Scheme (DGCOS) protects consumers against cowboy builders, specifically glazing associated product installations. As founding members of the scheme, you can be confident we adhere to strict ethical sales practices, whilst delivering quality workmanship and excellent customer service. Being founding members of DGCOS also means you can expect complete protection via:

  • Deposit protection insurance, with maximum cover of £50,000
  • A 10 year Guarantee on the quality of workmanship
  • A compliance certificate to show that every aspect of the installation complies with current Build Regulations
  • Work in progress insurance
  • Access to free mediators, independent inspectors and, if necessary, The Ombudsman
  • Access to the DGCO Compensation Fund

The Most Reviewed Double Glazing Company on Checkatrade!

Checkatrade allows customers to take the reins and vet tradespeople via a comprehensive scoring and review process. Checkatrade accreditation instills confidence that we uphold and operate to the stringent Checkatrade standard – as a recommended, vetted and monitored member for over 17 years, our Checkatrade score speaks for itself!

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Checkatrade Accreditation
Assure Accreditation

Assure Certified Installer

As members of Assure’s ‘Competent Persons Scheme’, we give homeowners valuable peace of mind that new or replacement windows and doors will comply with standards set by the Government’s Building Regulations.

SSIP Membership

Dedicated to health and safety, SSIP membership allows us to remain competitive by reducing wasteful and excessive procedures associated with occupational health and safety standards and certification within the construction industry. We are pleased to report that assessment by a member of SSIP has been specifically highlighted as a key route to health and safety certification in the 2013 edition of the Government-backed construction pre-qualification document PAS 91.

SSIP Accredited
SMAS Accredited

SMAS Worksafe Contractor

As a registered member of SSIP (outlined above), SMAS Worksafe is a health and safety assessment company specialising in new build construction.

Constructionline Membership

Constructionline makes supply chain management more efficient by connecting us with over 4,000 buyer organisations. As one of over 46,000 suppliers accredited with Constructionline, over 40% of the UK top 25 construction companies use Constructionline to reduce risk, increase efficiency and engagement and encourage a local supply chain.

Constructionline Accreditation

Serving Basingstoke, Southampton, Winchester, Portsmouth, Hampshire and the surrounding areas

Ideally located in thriving Fareham, historic Chichester and the south-coast city of Southampton, whether you have a firm idea in mind or you’re still not quite sure, our three extensive showrooms provide valuable inspiration that’s second to none. Open 6 days a week, 10am-5pm, an array of beautiful products, a welcoming atmosphere and a professional, friendly and knowledgeable team await your arrival!

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Our latest reviews

First class

The quality of the product and workmanship is of the highest quality. Well done Ideal Window Solutions Ltd. First class.

10 /10

Job was perfect

Everything about the two men who came was superb. They were punctual, friendly and experienced. Their workmanship was excellent. Their finished job was perfect. I would highly recommend them.

10 /10

Informative & professional

This is the second time we have used this firm. As before, they were informative and professional from start to finish. Prompt, tidy and thorough always.

10 /10

Would not go anywhere else

Brilliant. No fuss . No drama. Done in a couple of hours. Very pleased. Fourth door I have had fitted by this company. Would not go anywhere else. SFK. Alec lovely guy. Kind and respectful.

10 /10

High quality

The team worked continually throughout the day and made an excellent job of fitting the windows which appear to be of high quality.

10 /10

Fabulous service

As always, fabulous service from this company. Did original install and have excelled with rapid response to supply and fit damaged panel.

10 /10

An excellent job

A very polite and well-mannered chap done an excellent job leaving us very satisfied with his quality of work and tidiness he left the area in.

10 /10

Super pleased!

Fitter removed old door with care. Worked using dust sheets super neat and tidy. All debris taken away super pleased!

10 /10

Went that extra mile…

Apart from sending the wrong glass for the door I can't fault this installation. The error was soon rectified with little fuss. The fitter went just that extra mile to make everything perfect.

10 /10

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