fitting a upvc window

Postby crooner » Sun Mar 14, 2010 1:55 pm

HI, can anyone tell me how to secure a upvc window 30" x 30"
where to put the screws in , how many, all sides, including top ?
will be screwing into breeze block, special screws / plugs ?
any help appreciated
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Simply Build It

Postby stoneyboy » Tue Mar 16, 2010 10:09 pm

Use two fixings on each of the sides only, not the top or bottom.
Use fischer frame fixings, the ones with the plastic spreader nut on the end are very effective. Make sure you fit into complete bricks.
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