Double and Triple glazed windows provide excellent thermal insulation reducing energy costs generated by heating and cooling devices. Simply stated it keeps your home cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter.
The glass, also known as Low-E glass is filled with a special gas that reflects heat radiation forming a thermal bridge. This is a complex process that insures temperature inside the home stays inside without interference from the outside temperature. It is estimated that the average home in Europe (who invented the double-glazed system) can expect a saving or £450 a year on heating bills.
Double Glazed windows and doors are also perfect for our hot South African weather conditions as it provides UV Radiation protection, prevents hot air from entering the room and allows cool air to stay inside. The average home can expect a 8°C to 12°C cooler home with the correct gazing solution.
Double Glazed solutions provide excellent noise reduction as it forms a sealed barrier between inside and outside noises. Different noise frequencies are blocked by using glass of 2 different glass volumes. This is ideal for homes within a complex or with neighbours in close vicinity. No need to worry about internal noise filtering out or external noises filtering in. Goodbye noise neighbours!
Aesthetic and Safety Features
Double and Triple Glazed Windows and Doors are fitted with an airtight seal that provides excellent security features. The windows open to the inside using a Tilt and Hinge system which is burglar secure. The lock seals securely and extra strength, reinforced glass is extremely difficult to break. A beautiful home without excessive security measures and burglar bars is finally a reality. In addition, we import the finest designed door and pull handles from Italy. Explore our SmartBlock Anti-intrusion range, or indulge in Swarovski Crystal or Roman Baroque range to name a few.
Aluminium covers are an ideal choice if you are discouraged by the maintenance and costs associated with wooden windows and doors. Aluminium covers combine functionality, durability and aesthetics and allows for a two-toned approach to interior and exterior windows.
Exterior aluminium covers can be matched to fit the overall building design, façade or roof colours while interior windows, made from any wood species, full your home with unique character and cosy atmosphere.
Our Wood Range
Stegu Africa has a wide variety of wooden windows and doors available which can be custom designed to any size, shape or wood variety. We expertly match the exterior frames with high-quality, aluminium covers to match any thickness profile or rounding-edge radius to complement any kind of design.
Wood and wood aluminium combinations provide excellent insulation, is energy efficient, visually appealing and makes renovation and building from natural timbers a reality even in the harshest conditions.
Green Brand Windows and Doors
Windows and Doors are more than just part of the building – they are the eyes of a home and form an intricate relationship with the building design and décor. Wooden windows combine energy efficient living with modern design and can transform any interior into a spectacular living space.
To ensure that our production does not threaten our environment, Stegu Africa uses reliable sources of timber that is consistent with the FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certifications.
The Urzędowski brand, which is distributed by Stegu Africa, was the first manufacturer of wooden windows which obtained Green Brand Certificate. The certificate is a guarantee that the products are environment and human-friendly. Our sources of supply of lumber are systematically controlled confirming compliance with responsible forest management practices and compatible with FSC certification.