If I live in a protected building can I retrofit Fineo into the existing timber frames?2020-02-12T11:55:05+00:00

Yes. Fineo’s advanced vacuum insulated technology means that it is only 6.7mm thick and therefore can be retrofitted easily into all timber sash window frames, especially those of delicate period or conservation / heritage buildings.

Will Fineo help reduce the acoustic levels of perceived noise outside?2019-10-25T15:04:50+00:00

Yes, Fineo has excellent acoustic properties. It can provide a received improvement of 34% when compared to single glazing and 18% when compared to double and triple glazing.

What is Fineo?2019-10-25T15:01:10+00:00

Fineo is a vacuum insulated double-glazing created by AGC in conjunction with Panasonic. It consists of two sheets of glass, each as little as 3mm thick with a vacuum gap of 1mm between them. The vacuum creates excellent thermal insulation.

How does Fineo compare to traditional glazing?2020-06-09T13:19:42+00:00
Single Glazing Double Glazing Triple Glazing Fineo
Thickness 4mm 28mm 36mm 6.7mm
U-Value (W/m²K) 5.8 1.2 0.8 0.7
Light Transmission 90 80 71 80
Sound Reduction Rw (C;Ctr) dB 29 (-2; -3) 31 (-2; -5) 32 (-1; -5) 35 (-2; -5)
Solar G-Value 0.87 0.71 0.61 0.62
Does Fineo come with a guarantee?2019-10-25T15:14:18+00:00

Yes. Energlaze offers a market leading guarantee of 15 years against unit failure.