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What materials are your windows made of?

Our windows are available in uPVC, aluminium, composite and timber constructions, allowing you to choose the material that best suits your needs and preferences.

Are your windows energy-efficient?

Yes, our windows are designed with energy efficiency in mind. They feature advanced glazing technology and insulation systems to help reduce heat loss and maintain a comfortable indoor temperature.

Can I customise the size and design of my windows?

Absolutely! We offer a range of window sizes and design options for you to choose from. You can customize the style, colour, and accessories to match your home or building's aesthetic.

Are your windows secure?

Security is a top priority for us. Our windows are equipped with high-quality locks and advanced security features to ensure the safety of your home or building.

Do your windows provide good sound insulation?

Yes, our windows are designed to minimise outside noise and provide a quieter indoor environment. They offer excellent sound insulation properties to create a peaceful living or working space.

Do you offer warranty coverage for your windows?

Yes, we provide warranty coverage for our windows to give you peace of mind. The specific warranty details will depend on the type of window and its components.

Are your windows easy to maintain?

Our windows are designed for easy maintenance. The materials used are durable and require minimal upkeep, making them a convenient choice for busy homeowners or businesses.

What colours do you offer for uPVC casement windows?

We offer a range of colours for our uPVC casement windows which includes the likes of Rosewood, Golden Oak, Irish Oak, Agrate Grey, Anthracite Grey, Classic Cream, Chartwell Green, Heritage White, Black Ash, White Grain, Ice Cream, Anthracite Smooth, Nut Tree and English Oak.

Why should I choose uPVC windows over aluminium windows?

Both window options enjoy huge popularity within the UK, with both boasting notable benefits. The decision between them generally falls upon individual preferences, budget considerations, energy efficiency needs, and aesthetic visions. Our uPVC windows typically tend to be a more cost-friendly solution, yet both choices stand as effective solutions.

Do you provide products for commercial projects?

Absolutely! We work with both homeowners and commercial properties to supply the very best solutions for a diverse range of needs.

Are uPVC doors cost-effective?

Absolutely! Our uPVC residential doors not only offer exceptional value for money but also help save on energy costs. Their energy-efficiency properties can contribute to long-term savings on your heating and cooling bills.

How much maintenance do uPVC doors require?

Our uPVC doors are remarkably low maintenance. A simple wipe-down with a damp cloth is typically all that's needed to keep them looking clean and fresh year after year.

What is a composite door?

A composite door is a high-performance residential door made from multiple layers of materials such as uPVC and a foam or timber core.

Can I customise the colour and design of my composite door?

Absolutely! We offer over 30 bespoke colours and various decorative glass options to match your style preferences.

Are TrueVUE bi-fold doors energy-efficient?

Yes, TrueVUE bi-fold doors prioritise energy efficiency. They are designed with high-quality seals to prevent drafts and ensure optimal thermal performance, helping you save on energy costs.

Are TrueVUE Lift and Slide Patio Doors suitable for colder climates?

Absolutely! Our doors have exceptional thermal insulation properties, making them ideal for colder climates. The U-value of 0.9 Wm²K ensures minimal heat loss and maximum energy efficiency.

Can I customise the design of my timber entrance door?

Absolutely! Our Inspiration doors are fully customisable, allowing you to create a design that suits your unique style and requirements.

Can I customise the colour of my bi-fold doors?

Yes, our ASS70 and ASS80 bi-fold doors are available in a wide range of colours to suit your individual preferences. Choose from an extensive selection and find the perfect hue for your property.

Do you offer supply-only options for trade customers?

Yes, we understand that trade customers often have specific requirements. We offer supply-only options to cater to your needs, ensuring a seamless experience throughout the purchasing process.

Can I combine TrueVUE Ultra-Slim Doors with other window or door systems?

Certainly! These sliding systems can be seamlessly integrated with fixed windows, folding doors, or curtain walls, offering design versatility and endless possibilities for creative architectural compositions.

Which areas are Inspiration Doors available in?

Our range of Inspiration Doors are available for delivery or installation nationally. Contact our team for further information.

Are these doors easy to maintain?

Yes, our Inspiration Doors require minimal maintenance. Regular cleaning with mild soapy water will keep them looking beautiful for years to come.

Do these doors come with high-security features?

Absolutely! Our doors feature multi-point auto locks for enhanced security and convenience.

Can Inspiration Doors be customised further?

Yes, in addition to the available finishes, we offer handle powder coated in any RAL colour, thumbprint, or keypad entry, 316 stainless letterbox, porthole, rectangular or square aperture, and sidelights and glass. Some customisations may incur additional costs.

Can I combine an Inspiration Door with sidelights or glass panels?

Yes, you can enhance the natural light and overall aesthetic by integrating sidelights and glass panels.

How weather-resistant are these doors?

Our doors are draught-sealed for optimal insulation.

Are there different finishes available for the Inspiration Doors?

Yes, you can choose from various finishes both inside and outside your door. Feel free to explore options such as sintered marble, liquid metal or natural store for an eclectic touch.

Are the slate stone slabs susceptible to fading or discolouration over time?

Our slate stone slabs are specially treated and engineered to resist fading or discolouration, ensuring long-lasting beauty for your Stone Finish Door.

Can the Stone Finish Inspiration Doors be used in both interior and exterior applications?

Yes, our Stone Finish Doors are suitable for both interior and exterior use, allowing you to create a consistent aesthetic throughout your home.

Can I customise the size and shape of my Inspiration Door?

Absolutely! We offer custom sizing and shaping options for our Inspiration Doors to ensure a seamless fit into your doorway.

How long does it take to install a uPVC conservatory?

The installation time for a uPVC conservatory can vary depending on the size, complexity, and site conditions. However, it’s generally quicker to install compared to other materials, with minimal disruption to your daily life.

Will I need planning permission for my new conservatory?

In many cases, conservatories can be installed without the need for planning permission. However, specific regulations may vary by location and size, so it’s advisable to check with your local planning authority or consult with our experts for guidance.

Are aluminium conservatories suitable for all types of homes?

Yes, aluminium conservatories can be customised to complement various architectural styles, making them suitable for most homes, whether contemporary or traditional.

Are aluminium conservatories energy efficient?

Yes, modern aluminium conservatories are designed for energy efficiency and often include thermally broken frames and energy-efficient glazing options to reduce heat loss.

What types of wood are typically used for timber conservatories?

At Camel, we use timbers such as Accoya and traditional hardwoods such as Oak and Ash, all finished in the latest protective coatings to offer long-term durability. Our in-house joinery in Wadebridge, Cornwall, enables us to truly customise your new timber conservatory, making it bespoke to your home and personal preferences.

Can I customise the design of my timber conservatory?

Yes, unlike other materials, timber conservatories can be tailored to your exact specifications in terms of size, shape, style and finishes for a truly bespoke home improvement.

What’s the difference between a conservatory and an orangery?

While both are types of extensions, conservatories typically have more extensive glass coverage, including glass roofs and walls. Orangeries, on the other hand, have more brickwork or masonry elements, often with a lantern-style roof, providing a more solid and substantial appearance.

Are there size limitations on conservatories?

While there are no strict size limitations, your local building regulations and planning restrictions may dictate the maximum size for your conservatory. It’s essential to check these regulations and consult a member of our expert team before planning your conservatory project.

Which conservatory style is right for my home?

The choice of conservatory style depends on your personal taste, the architectural style of your home, and the intended use of the conservatory. Georgian conservatories provide a classic, balanced look, Victorian conservatories offer opulence and versatility, while Lean-To conservatories are modern and space-efficient. Speak to a member of our expert team today, and we will be happy to advise you on the right style for your property.

What is a glass roof replacement, and how does it differ from a warm roof replacement?

A glass roof replacement involves replacing your existing conservatory or extension roof with a roof that primarily consists of glass panels or roof windows. In contrast, a warm roof replacement features a more solid or partially solid roof structure designed for enhanced thermal insulation.

Are frameless glass balustrades safe?

Absolutely. Our frameless glass balustrades are designed and installed to meet stringent safety and building standards, they provide security without compromising aesthetics.

Can frameless glass balustrades be customised to suit any space?

Yes, our frameless glass balustrades are available in a huge range of customisation options. We work closely with you to create a design that perfectly fits your surroundings.

Are post and rail glass balustrades suitable for outdoor use?

Yes, they are! Our post and rail glass balustrades are designed to withstand outdoor conditions, offering both aesthetics and durability.

Are post and rail balustrades easy to install?

Our team of expert installers ensure a smooth and easy installation process. At Camel, we offer a range of fitting solutions with a full advice and design service, Whether it is for supply only or supply and fit.

What are point-fixed glass balustrades?

Point-fixed glass balustrades are modern architectural elements used in railing systems. They feature minimal hardware and large glass panels secured by discreetly positioned points, resulting in an open and seamless appearance.

What is a Juliet balcony?

A Juliet balcony is a decorative railing affixed to an exterior window, creating the illusion of a balcony while providing safety and enhanced aesthetics.

What are glass walls and their benefits?

Glass walls are transparent partitions made of high quality glass. They create a sense of spaciousness, enhanced natural light and a modern aesthetic.

Can glass floors be customised for different spaces?

Absolutely. Glass floors can be tailored to fit various spaces, both residential and commercial. They are available in various shapes, sizes and designs to match your aesthetic and personal preferences.

Can a glass room be used throughout the year?

Yes, glass rooms are designed to be versatile and comfortable regardless of the weather. They are equipped with proper insulation to ensure that you can use your space all year round.

What are the benefits of adding a glass room to my property?

Adding a glass room offers numerous benefits. It expands your living space, improves the aesthetics of your home and enhances natural light. With a glass room, you get the best of indoor comfort and outdoor beauty in a single space.

Can you customise your shower screen?

Yes, you can! You can choose from a range of colours, finishes and framing options to find the perfect shower screen for your bathroom.

Can you cut glass to my exact requirements?

Yes! We offer a full glass-cutting service at the Camel. Contact our team today to learn more.

Are your splashbacks available in different colours?

Yes, you can choose from an extensive selection of colour options for your splashback which allows you to customise your splashback to compliment your aesthetic.

Can you replace my old, outdated glass?

Yes! We offer a range of replacement glazing options, speak to our expert team today and let us upgrade your home.

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May I take this opportunity to thank you and all the team in Barnstaple for your care and attention to installing my new front door and replacing a ‘blown’ panel in my conservatory. Everyone has been most helpful and professional. I am very pleased with everything. I have actually recommended you to friends who live near Shebbear. Thank you all for an excellent...

Gillian Reynolds

A thoroughly excellent service. Both the composite front door and pvc back door were very good quality and fitter Andy was very friendly, helpful and extremely skilful, everything was finished to perfection and we are extremely happy. We would recommend this company.

Phil Medlin

Called Camel glass in to fix an Everest door handle and door. They turned up on time, and quickly too, sorted out one problem, then ordered in the new handle which was fixed within the week. Result no more leaking door and handle now works. All the chaps were polite, friendly, efficient and didn't leave a scrap of mess.

J Anson

I wanted to email and say just how totally impressed I am with Sam and Terry. Matt and his crew were also brilliant on installation day, but Sam and Terry have just raised the bar in terms of customer service, willingness to find a solution and by being incredible ambassadors for Camel Glass. They also have an incredible eye for detail!

Ben Lillie

Five years ago I chose Camel to supply & fit a number of windows, a back door and a front door for me in my house in Combe Martin. I was delighted with the price that I paid and the result. I wrote just to let you know that I was very please with the result and that the fitters had done a...

Mr W.G.Howard

Great service from start to finish. Every team member was very friendly and knowledgeable. I knew I was in good hands from Russ’s professional approach to the surveying. The window fitting itself was smooth and painless. Andy, Russell, Jack & Lee were very conscientious and worked hard to make sure the fitting was perfect.

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