Your window & door experts in Manukau & Mangere, Auckland

Lou & Sally Vugts - Franchise Owners

Call Exceed professionals, Lou & Sally Vugts, for specialist repairs and upgrades of windows, doors and conservatory joinery and security locks in Manukau, Mangere, Auckland & surrounding areas. Exceed customers in Manukau, Mangere and Auckland can be assured of consistent applications of work to all window and door repair and security problems.

Lou & Sally Vugts, Your window & door experts in Manukau & Mangere, Auckland

About this Franchise owner

Born and raised in Auckland, Lou started his career as a Fitter & Turner. After a while he moved to the commercial diving industry and became a dive technician on saturation dive systems and had done this for 25 years.

Sally is a professional chef and has worked for different restaurants, caterings and hospitals. As well as managing her own cafeteria. During the last 12 years she has been working in sales & customer services around the food industry. Sally grew up in the BOP and moved to Auckland 25 years ago.

Why did you join Exceed?

Couldn’t find a better business, the system and support the Exceed franchise provides made me want to be part of the business.

What do you enjoy about being a Franchise Owner?

The freedom, the ability to choose my own hours, being out and about meeting new people, customers and the social aspect of it.

When did you join Exceed?

1 May 2018

What awards have you won?

Exceed Franchising NZ Awards: Cash Award Winner 2021.

Common problems we can fix:

  • Broken window latches, handles, deadlocks, security stays, window catches that need to be replaced.
  • Damaged or broken hinged doors, sliding doors and bi-fold doors.
  • Stiff, jamming sliding doors and rollers that are heavy and don't like to slide.
  • Wet, damp & leaking window & door repairs.
  • Leaking conservatory leak repair, roof panels, doors and louvres.
  • Draughty homes where heat escapes from gaps around doors and windows.
  • Old locks on windows or doors that stick and jam.

Services we can provide

  • Window repairs & accessories.
  • Repairs to hinged doors, sliding doors and bi-fold doors.
  • Replacement of window handles, deadlocks, security stays and window catches.
  • Sliding windows & doors.
  • Leaking window & door repairs.
  • Conservatory leak repair, roof panels, doors and louvres.
  • Retractable insect & fly screens installation.

We arrive on-time, ready to work

In a mobile van fully equipped with all the parts and tools we need to complete most jobs. That means you get fast & efficient service at a fair rate, every-time.

Testimonials from Customers

"Very respectful and accommodating. Friendly and dog friendly."- Edith, May 2022

"Friendly people, understanding of our needs and extremely accommodating." Lynda, April 2022

"10/10, honesty workmanship and very helpful with all our questions." Raymond, March 2022

"Prompt, efficient service. Problem rectified. Reasonable charge. Technician polite, personable and considerate of Covid requirements." Janice, January 2022


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Call us today to arrange a free assessment of your home 0800 25 25 00 Request a quote