Window installations Kitemark

BSI Kitemark™ for Window Installation

As a window installer your business can register for one of the most prestigious quality marks in the business – the BSI Kitemark.  The BSI Kitemark can help you gain the business edge by improving the quality of your installations; reducing mis-measures and service calls and gaining a powerful and effective marketing tool. Customers get increased satisfaction and confidence through use of the BSI Kitemark, seen as a symbol of quality, safety and trust.

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The Window installer BSI Kitemark™ covers a wide variety of aspects:

    • Design - Ensuring windows and doors are correct for intended use
    • Surveying – Correct door and window fit and risk assessment
    • Installation practice – Including the safe removal of old windows
    • Staff training – Ensure all staff are properly trained and competent
    • Property care – To avoid damage to furniture and floor coverings
    • Building regulations compliance – Including fire, thermal efficiency and safety glazing
    • Material quality – All materials must meet the required quality standards.
    • Inspection – Check all installations are fitted in accordance with BS 8213-4 and the system designer recommendations.

    New build, replacement and commercial markets are all covered by the scheme, irrespective of the types of materials used.

    BSI Kitemark™ for window installations - a clear business advantage

    The BSI Kitemark is one of the UK's most respected quality marks, and is well-established in the double-glazing sector as a symbol of quality and reliability.

    • Powerful and effective marketing tool 
    • Reduced mis-measures and service calls by improving the quality of the installation, delivering you cost savings.
    • Increased quality of surveying, improving your efficiency.
    • Reduced delays in issuing paperwork – BSI Kitemark installers who elect to use BSI to carry out local authority notifications and issuing of Building Regulations certificates can carry out these activities instantly via our website.
    • It enables the installer to do the job right first time, saving you money.

    Quality Plan

    BSI offers a quality plan module for window installers. The quality plan is a document that outlines the procedures, specifications and associated resources your company utilizes to achieve the quality of workmanship required.

    The quality plan module is designed to:

    • Help clients understand the BSI Kitemark scheme requirements and BS 8213-4
    • Provide a gap analysis report
    • Provide an action plan of what is required and assign responsibilities for progression within an agreed timeframe.