Guide to Installation, Maintenance and Care

The service provided by the companies that install Smart products is very important to us and we expect the highest levels of quality workmanship on every installation.

Smart has provided guidance that sets out general advice and guidance on good working practices that all installers should follow. We would advise installers to read this in conjunction with the guidance provided by the GGF.

The Guide to Installation, Maintenance and Repair covers extracts from following areas from BS8213-4.

Site surveying: aperture suitability, measuring, manufacturing sizes, performance requirements,. Removal of existing products. Installation: fixing, glazing, sealing & commissioning. Cleaning, general maintenance and repair

BS 8213-4: Code of practice for the survey and installation of windows and external doorsets.
Window surveyor or specifier should establish the required weather performance requiremnets for the particular site location and building to BS 6375-1.