Wednesday, March 28, 2012 3:31:00 PM
With what appears to be an insatiable appetite for architects, specifiers, builders and homeowners to design buildings and replace the windows in their homes with coloured frames in a traditional grained finish. Keyframe UK are taking steps to improve availability. For many years it has been a problem for installers that when they are asked to quote for coloured foiled profiles, they are thrown into a quandary as to who they can source it from!
Friday, March 23, 2012 2:21:00 PM
Network VEKA will be celebrating the Diamond Jubilee with a theme of ‘White Tie and Tiara’ for its AGM 2012, to be held on the weekend of September 29. The event, at the luxurious Cranage Hall in Cheshire, promises to be every bit as royal as the theme suggests. Membership is at an all-time high; members enjoy more benefits and support features than ever and the organisation will be celebrating the two milestones of 200,000 customers and £700million sales since it was founded.
Friday, March 23, 2012 12:29:00 PM
When Clearview directors Steve Sidebottom and Robert Exley took over Clearview Publishing two years ago, a lot of people thought they were backing a loser. The industry magazine had lost its impetus and was pitched against strong competition from other publications – not to mention the recession!
Friday, March 23, 2012 9:30:00 AM
DorPro Hardware is a division of Solidor Ltd, one of the UK’s fastest growing and most widely regarded composite door manufacturers. This new venture has been specifically set up to supply the entrance door market with high quality hinges and a range of decorative knockers.
Friday, March 23, 2012 9:08:00 AM
“Barrier-free living” is the promise of Roto's DoorPlus threshold, a product designed to ensure residential doors are fully accessible for people with disabilities. At the same time, the door is very much closed in the face of wind, rain and outside noise, not to mention heat escaping from inside the home.
Thursday, March 22, 2012 4:25:00 PM
As the conservatory market shifts away from the traditional white standardised products to new colours, designs and cross over products, Prefix Systems has continued to invest within their business to help lead from the front. The latest investment has been at their head office in Lancashire, with the additional of a new Elumatec SBZ 122 machining centre, which will help improve the manufacturing processes and efficiencies.
Thursday, March 22, 2012 1:55:00 PM
The Oxtobys of Ancaster Avenue, Hull are the latest homeowners to have the cost of their new windows refunded in the PLANITHERM Cash-Back promotion that has paid back thousands of pounds to customers since the campaign was launched last year.
Colfax Window Systems Ltd, which has been manufacturing and installing windows and supplying the trade in the Hull area for more than 30 years, had the pleasure of telling their customer the good news and presenting them with a cheque for the full amount of their new PLANITHERM windows.
“Mr and Mrs Oxtoby were delighted to learn they had won the full cost of their installation back through the PLANITHERM competition,” said read more
Thursday, March 22, 2012 1:44:00 PM
The G Awards Fabricator of the Year winner Quickslide is one of the first companies to take space at next year’s FIT Show, the brand new event announced recently for the UK window, door and conservatory industry. The company has booked a substantial stand at what the company’s Chairman Adrian Barraclough says is “the right event at the right time and in the right place too”