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5 unknown facts about Northamptonshire

April 9, 2019

We, at T&K Home Improvements, are proud to have our roots in Northamptonshire. We’ve been based here for over 40 years and are proud to have built a name for ourselves in the area. In honour of this, we’ve collected 5 rarely known facts about the county. The apricot village... Read more

Get inspired with our collection of coloured modern wooden front doors!

April 2, 2019

Wood has been the favourite material for doors for thousands of years due to the abundance of the resource. Since then, the timber door remains a popular choice after being developed and refined into a streamlined, high-quality and reliable product. T&K is proud to be adapting to the ever-evolving taste... Read more

uPVC vs timber – how to choose the best wood replacement windows

March 25, 2019

If you happen to own a set of wooden windows, you could easily be forgiven for thinking the only suitable replacements for them were another set of wooden windows. However - and as crazy as this might sound - timber window replacements built from uPVC are now available. Here at... Read more

4 top tips to adding value to your 3 bed Milton Keynes home (including timber windows!)

March 20, 2019

A home is a place you live permanently and enjoy time with family in. The desired ‘show home’ look isn’t always achievable, especially for people with busy homes and lives. Occasionally homeowners find some improvements to be daunting, however, these projects are a great way to add value to your... Read more

The top 5 British surnames (and their interesting heritages!)

March 8, 2019

Surnames are an interesting thing; everyone’s got one but most of us have absolutely no idea why or where it came from. Well, English surnames were actually introduced by the Normans after their conquest in 1066. The practice then spread to other parts of Britain. The origins of some of... Read more

Where is Corby in the UK? (And more surprising facts about ”Little Scotland”)

February 27, 2019

Corby is a beautiful town in the East Midlands. Located in the county of Northamptonshire, the town has a population of around 55,000. Corby is about 72 miles north of London, and about an hour from St. Pancras by train. This town has an intriguing history, dating back to the... Read more

Where is Kettering? (and what did it used to be called!)

February 6, 2019

Kettering is a town located in Northamptonshire, north-west of Wellingborough and south-west of Corby. For those who are geographically minded, it is located at 52.40 latitude and -0.73 longitude. As it’s only a short distance from us (T&K are based in Wellingborough), we often perform installations in this quirky town,... Read more

Our quick guide to funding your 2019 home improvement projects

January 30, 2019

If you’re looking to improve your home in 2019, you might have wondered ‘what’s the best way to fund a home improvement project?’ Well, our quick guide can point you in the right direction. Form a clear idea of what you’re looking for By having an exact idea of what... Read more

Our quick guide to conservatory flooring! (And if you like free flooring, read on!)

January 18, 2019

The right conservatory flooring for you will depend on a variety of factors, most importantly how you plan on using the conservatory. However, you might not be aware of the conservatory flooring types and their respective qualities. So as conservatory experts, we decided to create this short guide to help... Read more

Home hacks to improve the value of your home in 2019!

January 14, 2019

In the year to October 2018, house prices in Northampton rose by 5.3%. The average time it takes for a home to sell in Northampton is also 33 days, which is one of the fastest times in the country. This suggests that homes in the area are very much in... Read more

6 reasons to choose TKHI for your double glazing improvements in Northampton

January 7, 2019

Are you a Northampton homeowner considering double glazing improvements for your home? Well, for double glazing Northampton, there’s only one company you should consider and that company is T&K. Here’s why: 1. Our biggest ever January sale In order to help you get over the Christmas blues, we’re hosting our... Read more

Simonds Case Study

December 14, 2018

As installers of the Residence 9 collection and a selection of quality timber windows, we’re able to perform a range of installation work in conservation areas. In fact, one of our recent installations saw us venture into the Drayton Beauchamp Conservation area to install some uPVC windows and doors for... Read more


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Fabulous from start to finish. I would have no hesitation recommending your organisation. Thank you […] for their professionalism.



couldn’t have asked for more

Throughout the process, he couldn’t have asked for more. All the staff have been helpful and friendly, and the finished installation is fantastic.



Competitive quote

Competitive quote – installed within two weeks. Excellent product professionally installed. Well done!



I would recommend T&K to anyone!

I would recommend T&K to anyone! They have done a fabulous job installing a new front door and canopy. First class job!



Job well done

Job well done. Really pleased with the quality of the workmanship and a great bunch of guys. Left the place spotless.



excellent company

We have had all our doors & windows replaced by T & K, excellent company.



Fantastic company

Fantastic company that designed the perfect conservatory for my home and at a very cheap price, I would recommend them to anyone.



Thank you for my recent installation

Thank you for my recent installation. I am delighted with the result, and would recommend your organisation without hesitation.


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Serving homeowners across Northamptonshire

During our tenure as traders, we’ve provided bespoke home improvement solutions across the Northamptonshire area and beyond. This includes Corby, Northampton, Bedford, Kettering, Milton Keynes, Cambridge, Aylesbury, Oxford, Rugby, Bicester & Luton.

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