polyvinyl chloride

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Synonyms for polyvinyl chloride

a polymer of vinyl chloride used instead of rubber in electric cables

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4 Use ONLY self-drilling, twin thread window screws for uPVC window frames, These screws are easily identified by the flat thread at the bottom of the screw.
Past-their-best UPVC and metal windows aren't pretty either, and the seals on double glazing can deteriorate, so moisture gets in.
Upstairs bedroom one has a uPVC double glazed window to the side elevation.
Julie Backhouse, Eldonian Financial Director, said: "Apart from providing a very competitive quote, Countrywide UPVC have been efficient, reliable and all workers have been extremely professional in dealing with residents and office staff alike.
If the UPVC is designed to keep the wall dry, then timber battens and wire with render.
He refused Mr Parkinson permission to bring the challenge, effectively ending his battle to keep the uPVC windows and doors.
The kitchen has a range of wall and base units with complementary worktops over, a stainless steel one and a half bowl sink unit, space and plumbing for a dishwasher, space for a Range-style cooker, space for an American-style fridge freezer, radiator, ceramic tiled flooring and a UPVC double glazed door to the rear garden.
Covering a wide local area including Liverpool, St Helens, Wigan, Rainhill, Prescot, Whiston, Huyton and beyond, Rainhill Upvc really is one of the number one recommended choices for windows, doors, porches, conservatories, Upvc roof line including gutters and cladding, and replacement failed double glazed units.
In the last few years, there have been an increasing number of attacks on uPVC doors because euro-cylinders, originally designed in 1924 for use in rigid steel doors, were adopted for uPVC doors, where they are vulnerable.
But the inspector did extend the period which Mr Lakhani has to rip out the existing UPVC windows on the lower ground floor, ground floor and first, second and third storeys from about nine months to 12 months.
The first, on Princes Street, has been refurbished with UPVC windows and doors, as well as a new bathroom and kitchen.
Brian Woodroffe, 37, of Sark Drive, Smith's Wood, and his company, Diamond UPVC Limited, of Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, have been issued with an enforcement order after generating more than 80 complaints in the past three years.
The reception hall features a UPVC double glazed window and a composite double glazed door, a radiator, a telephone point, coved ceiling, a ceiling mounted smoke alarm, and an under stairs storage cupboard and pantry with shelving.