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Quality assurance for windows and facades

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One can determine whether it is worth replacing a window by using the using the Uwin software program.  This programme assesses the energy-related properties of existing windows, including their degree of air-tightness and type of installation. The Uglass mobile measurement device has been developed in order to determine the glazing data precisely. It measures the thermal insulation value of insulating glazing in just a few minutes. This enables the expected savings in window and facade refurbishments to be easily and precisely determined. The software is already available on the market and the measurement device is still in the test phase.

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