TrustMark is the Government endorsed quality mark to help consumers find reliable and trustworthy local tradesmen to carry out work, inside and outside the home. It is widely supported by consumer protection organisations and the building industry. TrustMark is a not-for-profit organisation. It is not an advertising directory or a website that sells leads. It is your signpost to reputable firms.
If you’re thinking of improving your home, perhaps adding a conservatory or new windows and doors but are worried about unscrupulous traders and the quality of their work then don’t worry help is at hand.
Choosing Affordable Windows as your CPA Approved Craftsman removes the stress of finding a reliable company that can deliver your home improvements to the very highest standards. CPA approved companies undergo a rigorous selection process.
Choosing Affordable Windows means you can fully protect your deposit – at no extra cost. It is standard practice that many trades take deposits before starting a job, with the CPA’s Deposit Indemnity Insurance you are assured you are in safe hands right from the start.
In April 2002 the building regulations were changed to require compliance for certain home improvements and building works including replacement of domestic windows and doors. To simplify the procedures Competent Person Schemes were set up by the government to provide the necessary certification, as an alternative to using a local Authority or private Approved Inspector.
Certass is a Competent Person Scheme for the glazing industry. All Certass registered members are vetted to ensure they are qualified to carry out the replacement of windows and doors in accordance with the current Building Regulations.