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Boat Windows & Portholes for your Narrowboat, Canal boat, House boat or Dutch Barge.

Whether you call it a narrowboat, a canal boat, a Dutch barge, a houseboat, or a barge, you'll want Channelglaze Ltd to provide for your marine windows needs.

Channelglaze Ltd. designs, manufactures and supplies a wide range of attractive and competitively priced aluminium marine windows, portholes, hoppers, sliders, escape windows, arched top windows, brass portholes, trims, bulkheads and door windows for the marine industry.

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We enjoy an excellent reputation amongst our customers for the quality of our products and the reliability of our service, and pride ourselves on our ability to satisfy every query. Established for more than thirty seven years, we have an excellent reputation and a customer-driven business philosophy.

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Innovation
At Channelglaze we never stand still. Our programme of continuous innovation and improvement ensures that our products and services remain at the forefront of marine window industry standards, allowing us to satisfy the requirements of all our customers and produce some of the most luxurious windows available.

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Quality
The unrivalled quality and performance of our windows, and the quality and dedication of our service, is of the utmost importance to our customers and indeed to us. We will treat you as an individual, and listen to your requirements intently in order to ensure that we cater for your exact marine window needs.

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Expertise
Channelglaze Ltd is a family run business and was established in 1979. We have been making boat windows and portholes for nearly four decades and have become renowned industry pioneers and experts in manufacturing. We also offer a full measure and fitting service depending on mooring location and quantity of windows.

Testimonials

I’d like to say the biggest thank you for our windows, they were so easy to fit and look better than we had ever imagined…

I’d like to say the biggest thank you for our windows, they were so easy to fit and look better than we had ever imagined... I wrote a sign and put it in the window, telling everyone who read it how good you were.... we are back where we belong...

David & Julie (and Milo)
NB “EM II”

5.0
2016-11-29T09:23:04+00:00

David & Julie (and Milo)
NB “EM II”

I’d like to say the biggest thank you for our windows, they were so easy to fit and look better than we had ever imagined... I wrote a sign and put it in the window, telling everyone who read it how good you were.... we are back where we belong and its all thanks to people like you... without you we would have given up and for that we thank you from the bottom of our hearts. We will never forget you and your kindness.

Many thanks…

Many thanks, excellent service, very impressed and I would highly recommend.

John Sealy

5.0
2017-03-06T09:48:48+00:00

John Sealy

Many thanks, excellent service, very impressed and I would highly recommend.

I am really pleased with them, well worth the money…

The pictures don’t do them justice… They improve the looks of a boat and not to mention the dreaded condensation! I am really pleased with them, well worth the money. Thank you for your service and we both wish yourselves and the company's future success.

Su & John Mills
NB “APRIL LADY”

5.0
2016-11-29T09:23:51+00:00

Su & John Mills
NB “APRIL LADY”

The pictures don’t do them justice… They improve the looks of a boat and not to mention the dreaded condensation! I am really pleased with them, well worth the money. Thank you for your service and we both wish yourselves and the company's future success.

I am pleased to say that they look great…

You will recall our order for 11 large windows at the end of last year. I am pleased to say that they look great, we have completed the installation of the frames and will be inserting the trims this week.

Rob Shackleford

5.0
2017-03-06T09:55:12+00:00

Rob Shackleford

You will recall our order for 11 large windows at the end of last year. I am pleased to say that they look great, we have completed the installation of the frames and will be inserting the trims this week.

We certainly recommend your windows to all the boaters we meet…

The canal cruising season is here again and our boat “Muskrat” looks very smart with the new windows your people installed so quickly on a short winter day last December. It’s wonderful to have no leaks anymore and the cabin is noticeably warmer on chilly evenings. The boat looks years...

Torence Boughton
NB “MUSKRAT”

5.0
2016-11-29T09:24:49+00:00

Torence Boughton
NB “MUSKRAT”

The canal cruising season is here again and our boat “Muskrat” looks very smart with the new windows your people installed so quickly on a short winter day last December. It’s wonderful to have no leaks anymore and the cabin is noticeably warmer on chilly evenings. The boat looks years younger and has been much admired. We certainly recommend your windows to all the boaters we meet. Best wishes and thanks

I just wanted to say thank you and your team for a wonderful job…

I just wanted to say thank you and your team for a wonderful job you completed on my N/B "Callisto" earlier this month. The windows are of high quality and the fitting has been first class. The result has truly transformed my boat and will beneficial for my future comfort...

Ian Drinkwater
NB "Callisto"

5.0
2017-03-06T10:01:57+00:00

Ian Drinkwater
NB "Callisto"

I just wanted to say thank you and your team for a wonderful job you completed on my N/B "Callisto" earlier this month. The windows are of high quality and the fitting has been first class. The result has truly transformed my boat and will beneficial for my future comfort when I am 'on tour' of the UK canal network.

We are delighted with our new windows…

We are delighted with our new windows and are currently attempting to persuade another boat owner on our mooring to purchase from you.

David & Maureen Titchener
NB “FINGOLFIN”

5.0
2016-11-29T09:25:24+00:00

David & Maureen Titchener
NB “FINGOLFIN”

We are delighted with our new windows and are currently attempting to persuade another boat owner on our mooring to purchase from you.

Please convey on my thanks to [your team] for doing such a good job…

Please convey on my thanks to [your fitting team] for doing such a good job of fitting the windows in NAIAD.

Chris Agar
NB "NAIAD"

5.0
2017-03-06T10:14:31+00:00

Chris Agar
NB "NAIAD"

Please convey on my thanks to [your fitting team] for doing such a good job of fitting the windows in NAIAD.

Many, many thanks for all your efforts…

Have just returned after 3 weeks out on “Jenanme” – not a drip from the hatches! Many, many thanks for all your efforts.

Mick & Jenny Hill
NB “JENANME”

5.0
2016-11-29T09:26:02+00:00

Mick & Jenny Hill
NB “JENANME”

Have just returned after 3 weeks out on “Jenanme” – not a drip from the hatches! Many, many thanks for all your efforts.

I just had to thank you for such amazing service…

I just had to thank you for such amazing service. We will certainly ensure that the efforts you team have gone to, will be announced to the canal boating fraternity via our website and hopefully the guys at Saltisford.

Martin Lawson
The Swift Organisation

5.0
2017-03-06T10:17:23+00:00

Martin Lawson
The Swift Organisation

I just had to thank you for such amazing service. We will certainly ensure that the efforts you team have gone to, will be announced to the canal boating fraternity via our website and hopefully the guys at Saltisford.

The double glazing works exceptionally well in reducing condensation and noise reduction…

We thought it was about time to write to you to thank you for your excellent service in providing us with the windows for our boat. The double glazing works exceptionally well in reducing condensation and noise reduction (we moor under the flight paths for East Midlands Airport!). Once again...

David & Catherine Waters
NB “Baloo”

5.0
2016-11-29T09:27:00+00:00

David & Catherine Waters
NB “Baloo”

We thought it was about time to write to you to thank you for your excellent service in providing us with the windows for our boat. The double glazing works exceptionally well in reducing condensation and noise reduction (we moor under the flight paths for East Midlands Airport!). Once again thank you for your service and hospitality you showed on our visit to the factory.

We look forward to a warm and cosy winter…

All our double units are now fitted. Thank you again for all your help and encouragement. It was an absolute pleasure to meet you all and we look forward to a warm and cosy winter later in the year. But before then we have some serious cruising to do.

Peter Thornton

5.0
2017-03-06T10:28:53+00:00

Peter Thornton

All our double units are now fitted. Thank you again for all your help and encouragement. It was an absolute pleasure to meet you all and we look forward to a warm and cosy winter later in the year. But before then we have some serious cruising to do.

Thank you so much for your help and excellent service…

Thank you so much for your help and excellent service in getting the replacement window to us so quickly. The windows are always admired and we will continue to recommend you and your excellent service to those who ask. We have just returned from 3 weeks away on the Canal...

John & Rosemary Bullock

5.0
2016-11-29T09:28:17+00:00

John & Rosemary Bullock

Thank you so much for your help and excellent service in getting the replacement window to us so quickly. The windows are always admired and we will continue to recommend you and your excellent service to those who ask. We have just returned from 3 weeks away on the Canal du Centre and the river Saone temperature of 44 [degrees Celsius]!! Thank you once again.

A short note to thank you and to say how pleased everybody is with our double glazing…

Just a short note to thank you and to say how pleased everybody is with our double glazing. We have only recently been on Phoenix since the job has been done and, as a result, canvassed everybody for some feed-back which, I have to say, has been outstanding. If, in...

Alan Longhurst

5.0
2017-03-06T10:38:04+00:00

Alan Longhurst

Just a short note to thank you and to say how pleased everybody is with our double glazing. We have only recently been on Phoenix since the job has been done and, as a result, canvassed everybody for some feed-back which, I have to say, has been outstanding. If, in any way, we can be of assistance in driving your company forward - please do not hesitate to ask.

We would have no hesitation in recommending your company…

The delivery date was as originally promised, and the standard of fitting, attitude of your fitters was excellent. We are more than happy with the finished result. The windows are well made, well finished and expertly fitted. This has made our boat now look stunning. We would have no hesitation...

Rob & Sue Kealey
NB "Tangled Up In Blue"

5.0
2016-11-29T09:13:08+00:00

Rob & Sue Kealey
NB "Tangled Up In Blue"

The delivery date was as originally promised, and the standard of fitting, attitude of your fitters was excellent. We are more than happy with the finished result. The windows are well made, well finished and expertly fitted. This has made our boat now look stunning. We would have no hesitation in recommending your company to any other boaters out there, who are looking for a company that believes and practices in customer service and satisfaction.

The windows have been excellent, warm in winter, cool in summer…

Just to let you know how I’ve got on with the double glazed windows you supplied for my narrowboat. Once again thanks for doing this in double quick time. The windows have been excellent, warm in winter, cool in summer, just what I wanted from double glazed units. The sound...

Craig Marshall

5.0
2016-11-29T09:29:14+00:00

Craig Marshall

Just to let you know how I’ve got on with the double glazed windows you supplied for my narrowboat. Once again thanks for doing this in double quick time. The windows have been excellent, warm in winter, cool in summer, just what I wanted from double glazed units. The sound dampening is great too.

I am thrilled with them. I want to say a big thanks to you and everyone in your team…

It has been just over a week since my new windows were fitted and I am thrilled with them. I want to say a big thanks to you and everyone in your team involved in the organising, making and fitting of them. It has been a very efficient process all...

Alison French
NB "Mayer"

5.0
2017-03-06T10:44:35+00:00

Alison French
NB "Mayer"

It has been just over a week since my new windows were fitted and I am thrilled with them. I want to say a big thanks to you and everyone in your team involved in the organising, making and fitting of them. It has been a very efficient process all round and Channelglaze has lived up to its reputation for quality and good service.

I am delighted with the end result…

I inspected the trims and the windows last night. I am delighted with the end result. I would like to thank you all for being thorough and addressing the problems we had. Thank you to Matthew for his excellent work and dedication to getting it right so as to make...

Jason Richards
NB "Emma"

5.0
2016-11-29T09:14:10+00:00

Jason Richards
NB "Emma"

I inspected the trims and the windows last night. I am delighted with the end result. I would like to thank you all for being thorough and addressing the problems we had. Thank you to Matthew for his excellent work and dedication to getting it right so as to make us happy; which he well and truly did. I will enjoy showing my fellow boaters the new windows and trims and will have no problem recommending your windows in the future. May I wish your business great success and thank you for your excellent windows.

Your windows have already been much admired…

We completed our fit out last June and launched the boat at King’s Lynn docks. She is moored at Denver Sluice on the River Great Ouse. We leave next week for a four month exploration of all the northern waterways. Your windows have already been much admired. We hope that...

Andrew & Sally Rawnsley
NB “The Puzzler”

5.0
2016-11-29T09:29:51+00:00

Andrew & Sally Rawnsley
NB “The Puzzler”

We completed our fit out last June and launched the boat at King’s Lynn docks. She is moored at Denver Sluice on the River Great Ouse. We leave next week for a four month exploration of all the northern waterways. Your windows have already been much admired. We hope that business is going well.
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