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Stedek Finalists In NFA’s Fabricator Of The Year

Stedek, one of Britain’s most quality-focused fabrication, has been nominated for a coveted National Fenestration Award!

Morley Glass Sets Its Sights On Integral Blind Company Award

Morley Glass and Glazing is in the running to be crowned Integral Blind Company of the Year at the annual National Fenestration Awards.

CDW Systems Nominated For ‘Aluminium Company’ Award At 2019 National Fenestratio...

CDW Systems, Gloucester-based trade and commercial fabricator have been announced as a finalist in the ‘Aluminium Company’ category at the 2019 National Fenestration Awards. 

Distinction Doors Finalist In Composite Door Manufacturer Category

Barnsley based Distinction Doors has been shortlisted in the Composite Door Manufacturer category of the 2019 National Fenestration Awards. 

Robust Caldwell Bi-Fold Hardware Boosts Window Ware’s Range

Award-winning hardware distributor, Window Ware has enhanced its already extensive product range with quality bi-fold hardware from Caldwell.

Faster Aluminium Fabrication With Stellar From Epwin Window Systems

Stellar, the new aluminium window and door system from Epwin Window Systems, is packed with innovative developments that set new standards for the aluminium industry. For fabricators, one of the mo... 

Frame Fast Grow Its Aluminium Range With Designer Doors

Frame Fast UK adds the Smart Systems Designer Doors collection to its growing range, to create a complete suite of aluminium products to help installers offer more choice. 

GGF Annual Report Reflects Strength And Stability

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) has released its Annual Report 2019 reporting on the activity and performance of the Federation for the year ending 31st December 2018.

Geocel Airblock Tightens Up On Air Tightness

Finding solutions to air leakage in buildings is increasingly pressing, a requirement which is now vital due to legislation and mandatory air leakage testing of new homes, extensions and commercial... 

Profile 22 Optima Windows Specified In Telford New Build Development

Profile 22’ Optima Chamfered windows were specified and commissioned for 39 new build homes in Snedshill, Telford for private rent.

Paul Tranter Joins Listers As Sales Director

Paul Tranter has been appointed as Sales Director at multi G-Award-winning, Premium Product fabricator, Listers Central, based in Stoke-on-Trent and part of the GJB Holdings Group. 

GGF Management Restructure Starts To Take Shape

Following a recent announcement regarding the management restructure at the Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF), work is now well underway to ensure the GGF maintains and builds on its position a le... 

Haffner Murat To Supply Fom Industrie Aluminium Fabrication Machinery

Machinery experts Haffner Murat has just announced it will be supplying Fom Industrie aluminium fabrication machinery. Dave Thomas, MD, said: “Fom Industrie offers the state-of-the-art in alumini... 

VBH Newcomers Find Their Feet

Two new Area Sales Representatives at hardware supplier VBH, Harriet Adams and Gareth Dix, are proving themselves more than capable in driving new business and offering great customer service. ... 

Icotherm’s Hybrid Solid Roof Icoview – What’s New There?

Icotherm recently launched its own version of a hybrid solid roof, Icoview.  Marketing Manager Anne-Marie Busch comments: “We didn’t hurry this product to market, but instead looked at the... 

Glazerite Is At The Forefront Of The Smart Home Movement

The Ultion lock has been fitted as standard for many years by The Glazerite UK Group Ltd, offering homeowners safe, secure doors that stop burglars entering their homes. The pressure for door manuf... 

Record Breaking Nominations

More than just kudos for a job well done or yet another addition to the silverware in a company’s trophy cabinet, business awards increase a brand’s credibility for the winner and finalists, pr... 

Spectus Windows Provide Finishing Touch For New Build Development In Derbyshire

Spectus fabricator Titan Trade Windows has installed 65 Elite 70 casement windows and doorsets in the first phase of a substantial new build development with Woodall Homes in Derbyshire. 

GGF Issues Comprehensive Responses to Government on Fire Safety Consultations

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) has comprehensively responded to three Government consultations related to fire safety. 

Endurance Showroom of the Month: Arctic Glass

Arctic Glass a family-run business with a plethora of 5-star customer reviews have this month been named Showroom of the Month. In their brand-new showroom, they have five beautiful Endurance doors... 

Reliant Chooses Central For Reliability

With almost 40 years’ experience in supplying home improvement products, it’s no surprise that Midlands based Installer, Reliant Windows, has enjoyed such longevity because of its continued com... 

Continued Investment From Direct Window Supplies

Showing their continued commitment to quality and service, Direct Window Supplies have made some impressive changes to their offering and have ensured they keep their customers at the heart of ever... 

New Warehouse And Distribution Centre Taking Shape For Epwin Window Systems

Work is well underway on the new 300,000 sqft warehouse and distribution centre for systems supplier, Epwin Window Systems.   Based in Telford, Shropshire the large-scale new build facili... 

Heritage Trade Frames Introduces Nxt-Gen Range From Distinction

Bolton based super fabricator Heritage Trade Frames has added the innovative nxt-gen range of composite doors from Distinction to its portfolio, a decision that forms part of the manufacturer’s e... 

Survey Results Show a Premium Customer Service by Thermoseal Group

It is easy to see that it’s not just Thermoseal Group’s award-winning products that keep its customers happy. The outcome of the Group’s 2019 Customer Satisfaction Survey has been outstanding... 

Adminbase Goes Mobile With Connected Sales, Survey, Fitting And Service Apps

One of the most comprehensive installer management systems just got even better. Ab Initio’s AdminBase has now been extended through a launch of mobile apps that  include sales, survey, inst... 

DHF Publishes New Document In Collaboration With The Glass and Glazing Federatio...

Tamworth based trade association, DHF (Door & Hardware Federation), has published  TS 007 - 2:2019 - Enhanced security for mechatronic cylinders and/or associated hardware.

Rocal Introduce A New Modern Panel Door Range

Rocal are experts in the door manufacturing industry, having created quality uPVC doors since 1993. They may have a long history; however, their doors are still very much at the cutting-edge.

UK Manufacturing Investment

With Britain’s manufacturing industry reporting all-time lows in outlays amidst Brexit uncertainty, Yale is bucking the trend.  According to a survey by industry trade body EEF, investment b... 

Finalist Status For Modplan

Modplan Ltd has been confirmed as a finalist at this years’ National Fenestration Awards in the category of Fabricator/ Manufacturer 2019.  

Distinction Doors Score Six For Opacity

Distinction Doors has introduced two new obscure glass options, expanding their current obscure collection from four to six. ‘DD-Minst’ and ‘DD-Cont’ come as 24mm double glazed units with 6... 

Rocal Host Successful Charity Golf Day

In September Rocal held their second annual charity golf day. A roaring success it proved to be a fantastic networking opportunity for suppliers and customers. More importantly, however, they raise... 

Endurance Installer of the Month: Point of View Glazing

Point of View Glazing an independent, local home improvement specialist were chosen to be Installer of the Month after sharing multiple composite door installations on social media and also joining... 

Quickslide Finalists In Five Categories In Two Key Industry Awards

Yorkshire based manufacturer Quickslide has been shortlisted in no less than five categories, in two widely recognised window and door sector awards that are designed to recognise and celebrate exc... 

Tradesmith Invites Installers To Its 3 New Showrooms

Sussex trade fabricator Tradesmith is throwing its doors open and inviting installers, builders and private developers for a tour of its three new and upgraded showrooms and its three factories.

Introducing The £1,000 Yale Anti-Snap Cylinder Guarantee

With research revealing that there were a staggering 644,000 domestic burglary incidents in England and Wales last year alone  and with 70% of these burglars gaining entry through a door, it i... 

Sidey Supplies Timberweld To Scotland

Established in 1932, Sidey is one of the UK’s largest and most experienced fenestration specialists. Manufacturing, supplying and installing high-quality products, Sidey has now improved its offe... 

Modplan’s Leka Systems Open Days a Huge Success

Trade fabricator Modplan has hailed its recent Leka Systems Open Days a huge success.  International Sales and Marketing Director Justin Williams said: “The Open Days were a great introducti... 

New Urbanroom Brochure From Prefix

Prefix Systems have just updated the consumer brochure for URBANroom, their contemporary aluminium glazed extension which is available as a complete kit from the foundations upwards or as a roof on... 

Case Study on Glan Clwyd Hospital’s £70m refurbishment project

Refurbishment of the intensive care unit and operating theatres at University Hospital Monklands, resulting in several specialist operating theatres and a bespoke recovery area for patients

Exclusive VS Systems from Masterframe – New and Improved Specification

Sash window specialist Masterframe has developed its own bespoke PVC-U system to create three new window collections, making it easier for installers to choose the right sash. 

Distinction Doors Raises £1,180 For Help 4 Homeless Veterans

Distinction Doors is proud to announce that it has raised £1,180 for Help 4 Homeless Veterans – a Barnsley charity that supports former members of HM Forces facing homelessness – thanks to the... 

Certass TA Launches New ‘Business Essentials’ Benefits

Glazing industry trade body, Certass Trade Association (TA) has launched Business Essentials – a fantastic new benefit for members.

Supalite Continues Expansion With New Supastore Trade Counter

SupaLite, the respected tiled roof manufacturer will be expanding its operation in Preston with the launch of the SupaLite SupaStore, a brand-new trade counter. 

Hodgson Sealants Become A Summit Sponsor

Representing the sealant sector, Hodgson Sealants have joined an illustrious list of sponsors for the industry’s 2019 Glazing Summit, which will be held at the Edgbaston Stadium Conference Centre... 

Balls2 Marketing Up For PRide Awards Hat-Trick

Balls2 Marketing has been named finalists in an impressive hat-trick of categories for the CIPR Midlands PRide Awards 2019, as well as Senior Account Manager Lauren Doyle also being nominated for O... 

There’s No Dew On Mars, What Planet Do You Live On?

Do you ever wonder if your selected roof will suffer from condensation?  If there is one thing that cannot be avoided – unless you are on Mars, because there is no atmosphere out there – i... 

Unbelieveable Year

Warmer Roof Ltd have recently completed their first years trading in what can only be described as an unbelievable and ground breaking year. Sales targets were exceeded month on month and continuou... 

Great Service From Freefoam Means Peace Of Mind For Badger Building’s Customers ...

Lowestoft-based housebuilder Badger Building take pride in the thoughtful design and careful attention to detail that goes in to their new homes, so it’s no surprise to find Freefoam’s fascias,... 

See New VEKA Spectral First At Tradesmith!

Launched at this year’s FiT Show VEKA’s new Spectral finish attracted a lot of attention. Now installers can see them in Tradesmith’s newly opened three showrooms at the factory in Hailsham, ... 

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