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24hr Emergency Boarding Up Across London

Any window and door can be boarded up and secured through Britannia. Our emergency board up service responds within an hour. Trust Britannia Glass to get your broken windows fixed, fast.

Whether it’s burglary, vandalism or bad weather, discovering your property has been damaged can be stressful and traumatic. Your main concern will be to ensure that your home or business is secure and safe, and this may require the help of an emergency glass repair and board-up service.

Making sure you choose the right firm to provide this service is essential – after all you are placing the security of your business in our hands. When making your choice, four considerations are key – speed, reliability, quality and cost.

Our 24-hour boarding up service helps your return back to normality. Whether you need to board up a broken glass door and window for your business or house we are ready to provide. Don’t leave your house open to theft or damage get it boarded up.  



A burglar, vandal or terrible storm can strike at any time of the day or night, leaving your commercial property vulnerable. To secure your property as quickly as possible – you will need an emergency boarding up service that not only provides a swift local response but also is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.


The reliability of the service provided is critical – are you sure the firm can meet your needs? Look for a firm that can guarantee to board up any window and broken glass door because they have access to the right equipment. It’s also beneficial if a firm can ensure the availability of all types of glass in the case of broken windows.


High-quality service is vital if your premises are to be secured. For example, the use of high-quality plywood for boards is crucial to prevent trespassers from gaining access to your property. Also, if you have a broken window having an expert glass fitter replace your pane will ensure the quality of the window fitted. For added peace of mind, look for companies that have been police approved and are fully insured to provide a board up service.


Amid an emergency, you may not have access to funds to immediately cover the cost of boarding or glass replacement, and waiting until you do may delay the security of your premises. In this case, it is useful if your insurance company can be directly billed, allowing work to commence without delay. Additionally, look for firms that do not charge a call-out fee and will provide you with a free quotation – this will prevent you from being unnecessarily charged, should you decide not to take up service once quoted.

Boarding-Up Services: An Emergency Service to Have on Speed Dial

Whether you need a police officer, the fire brigade or an ambulance, you know that in the face of an emergency you should always dial 999. Emergency boarding up services is quite different, with many of us not considering the importance of knowing who to call until the worst has happened. Don’t wait until it’s too late – find out today why an emergency board-up service may one day prove crucial to you, your home and your business.

Crime and Burglary

Being burgled is a horrible experience, and your main concern will often be to re-secure your property. Unfortunately, this will involve fixing broken windows and doors that thieves have used to access your home or business. As it may take some time to replace either your doors or windows permanently, knowing a fast, efficient emergency boarding up service to secure your property temporarily is essential. Only when your house is fully boarded up can you be assured of your safety!

Flood damage

In the last decade, floods have become a more common occurrence in the UK, with heavy rains, storms and burst riverbanks resulting in billions of pounds of damage. In the aftermath of a flood, contacting an emergency boarding up service as soon as possible is crucial. Emergency boarding will not only help to secure your damaged property but, critically, it will also prevent further weather damage to your home or business. At Britannia, we aren’t just there to get your door boarded up!


Whether it is your family home or your business premises, fire can cause serious structural damage to your property. It will also be at risk from further damage as a result of theft, vandalism or the elements. Depending on the severity of the fire, knowing a company that will attend your premises promptly to secure it will help to prevent any further heartache. Not only will we secure your property and personal effects from further loss or damage but, in serious cases where your property may be condemned, our board up service will prevent unsafe entry.

Storm damage

Whilst tornados are thankfully rare in the United Kingdom, hurricane-force winds and heavy storms are not – with both leaving a trail of damage in their wake. If your home or business has been damaged by a storm, you’ll need to enlist the help of an emergency board up service. Any broken windows and broken glass doors or even holes in the roof will need to be securely boarded up in order to secure your property. This will protect it from any further loss or damage.

Our Glazing Services

  • Door Work / Door Reglazing
  • Window Frame Repair & Replacement
  • Single Glazing
  • Double Glazing ( Units Supplied )
  • Broken Unit Replacement
  • Quality Glass
  • Work Guaranteed
  • Ventilation Holes

Why Choose Britannia?

  • 24/7 emergency glaziers
  • One hour response time
  • No call out charge
  • Fully guaranteed work
  • Police approved
  • Free quotations
  • Fully insured
  • Cheapest prices around

With over 20 years of glass replacement experience, we are experts at emergency glass repairs and always strive to offer a prompt and professional service.