Social Housing Crawley

JADE Window & Door Specialists manufactured and installed Flush Tilt & Turn Windows specified in the construction of 22 houses and 22 flats in Crawley.

A former depot in Southgate Crawley was the site of a development of 44 high quality social housing units for Crawley Borough Council.

The high profile location next to a popular park meant the aesthetics of the development was vital. Architecturally, a contemporary interpretation of the Crawley ‘new town’ style was specified, with mainly brick elevations, using a palette of three colours, and windows with reconstituted stone surrounds on the buildings at the entrance to the site.

Central to the development was energy efficiency to help target future fuel poverty. JADE manufacture PVC products using Spectus profiles achieving a WER of A++, so could make an impressive contribution to thermal efficiency in the homes.

The flush, urban modern appearance of the windows delivered the aesthetics required. The tilt and turn functionality ensured safety and practicality across all the buildings, but in particular the two and three story blocks of flats.

The development was situated near several busy roads, which meant acoustic glazing was required on some elevations. JADE worked closely with project contractors to ensure the windows’ glazing met all the standards required.

An efficient installation

With 200 windows needing to be installed on a busy construction site, effective project management was essential. JADE Window and Door Specialists liaised with the project contractors and all trades on site to ensure window fabrication and installation ran smoothly. The project started in early 2018 and finished in late 2018.

A high quality end result

JADE Window & Door Specialists have contributed to a high quality social housing development with a distinctive character. Councillor Stephen Joyce, Cabinet member for Housing at Crawley Borough Council, said: “We’re investing millions of pounds in much-needed affordable housing and these developments will help to address the high demand in Crawley.” 

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Why Choose JADE?

EXCELLENT QUALITY

We fabricate everything ourselves in our Batley Factory. We use the best PVC/Aluminium profile & hardware available on the market to guarantee top quality. All of our products go through a comprehensive routine check before leaving our factory to ensure our products are the very finest.

HIGH SECURITY

We are members of the police scheme ‘Secure By Design’ (SBD). Our windows & doors are annually 3rd party security tested to the highest UK standards, regulated by the police.

HUGE CHOICE

We have everything you need, from replacement windows & doors at home to quality products for large commercial projects. Spoilt for choice!? We have over 1625 RAL colours and plenty of designs to choose from.

WE'RE LOCAL

We are proud to be local! Based in Batley we support local businesses and work with ALL British suppliers. Come visit our Showroom and have a tour of our Factory!