Do PVCu Double Glazed Windows Creak, Crack and Warp in the Summer?
PVCu is one of the most popular choices as an alternative to traditional wooden window frames, mainly because it does not require quite as much maintenance and attention for it to perform year after year.
One of the issues many people have with timber windows is due to the nature of wood - it tends to bend and warp depending on the temperature and conditions. That and the fact they need treating and cleaning with special products on a regular basis.
PVCu on the other hand requires little else other than a clean damp cloth and some light detergent and water mixture. However, there are a lot of misconceptions about PVCu windows - misconceptions that may put you off investing in them.
For instance, you may have heard horror stories about PVCu windows having similar problems or just want to make sure you know exactly what you’re getting when you buy them. If you only know a little about plastic, you will know that the question posed at the outset, do PVCu double glazed windows creak, crack and warp in the summer, is justifiable.