Wednesday, April 24, 2013 3:51:00 PM
Both CWG Choices and Window Widgets displayed the latest Garden Room roof from Prefix Systems at the FIT Show, a clear indication of how the market for extended living space is starting to evolve. The conservatory is by no means dead and now more than ever their specification is being enhanced with new types of specialist glass, luxurious foiled finishes and product upgrades such as Livin Room, Cornice and Pilasters. However, the interest in the Garden Room roof has been impressive for both of these important partners of Prefix Systems
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 3:45:00 PM
CWG Choices packed its stand at the FIT Show, with a number of different and exciting products, including several Kömmerling window and door systems including the industry’s first preview of the new AluStar casement window. An impressive 6 metre lift and slide PremiDoor took pride of place on the stand with some visitors even assuming it was a full aluminium product. There were also the C70 and O70 Gold systems on display and several innovative acoustic windows with double and triple glazing, achieving up to a 43dB reduction.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 11:09:00 AM
Such was the astounding level of interest on the Clearview stand at FIT Show last week, that Directors, Rob Exley and Steve Sidebottom, have admitted they could have done with twice as many of the six Clearview representatives that were present at the exhibition, to fully service demand.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 2:23:00 PM
Over three days, almost 6,000 people passed through the doors of The International Centre for the inaugural Fabricator Installer Trade (FIT) Show, as Telford became the epicentre of the UK window, door and conservatory industry. 170 exhibitors that backed The FIT Show so unanimously enjoyed the attentions of 5,810 visitors who were attracted by the ‘everyone’s going’ campaign that became a catchphrase within the industry.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 1:23:00 PM
Bowater Projects has teamed up with Provizion First Architecture and Derwent Valley Construction Ltd to provide the energy-efficient windows and curtain walling required at a Derby school. West Park School in Spondon is a specialist Mathematics and Computing Academy which had two buildings that were in need of refurbishment.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 1:20:00 PM
When The VEKA UK Group put out a request for installation photographs to add to their image database, the team provided a charitable incentive; installer customers were asked to send in any installation shots of which they were particularly proud, and for every image that the VEKA team selected to use in their marketing materials, £100 would be sent to Comic Relief.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 1:16:00 PM
At the end of 2012, industry leader VEKA ran a series of regional CE Marking roadshows, which were followed by the supply of guidance documents and templates in January, to help make life easier for VEKA and Halo fabricators and installers to get CE ready. As Sales and Marketing Director Colin Torley explains, The VEKA UK Group is proud to assist customers to CE the way to July 1st changes, and has now unveiled further documentation to help them do just that: “At these informative roadshows we made a promise to assist our customers even further with CE Marking requirements.
Monday, April 22, 2013 12:59:00 PM
VEKA customer S&A Developments has been busy completing a number of commercial contracts lately, all whilst promoting the benefits of recycled PVC-U. The Darwen-based company has manufactured 1000 windows, using VEKA's renowned Infinity recycled profile system, which have been fitted into two different social housing projects in Wigan.