Category Archives: Doors & Windows

Interior custom made shutters for UK trade suppliers

Cheap Shutters provide interior plantation shutters to trade customers at discounts of up to 54% off retail cost. With nearly a decade of experience visit http://www.cheapshutters.co.uk/trade/ to see how you can benefit from ranges of products, which are rapidly becoming the trendiest window coverings in the UK.

AluK Design Studio brings aluminium building systems expertise to the City of London

AluK (GB) is continuing its exciting business expansion with the launch of the AluK Design Studio in the City of London.

Its new design and product demonstration space will open to the public on Monday 11th April. AluK will host an open day on Thursday 7th April. To register to attend, and for more information visit http://www.alukdesignstudio.co.uk/launch.

BI-FOLDING DOORS BRING EXTENSION TO LIFE FOR SOUTH YORKSHIRE FAMILY

One South Yorkshire family is reaping the benefits of a lighter and airier living space, thanks to new aluminium bi-folding doors from HWL Windows Group.

Tom Hebdige lives in a newly extended five-bedroom detached property in Wath-upon-Dearne near Rotherham with his wife and young family and wanted to maximise the light in his larger living area.

New steel windows provide a warm view of London

Providing views across the River Thames towards The Shard and other London landmarks, the windows at President’s Quay, in St Katherine’s Way near Tower Bridge, have suffered from significant exposure to the weather. Residents in a number of flats were consequently keen to have replacement steel windows and doors installed that had a similar aesthetic but achieved improved thermal efficiency.

Project Synopsis: Clement interior steel screen used to separate office and showroom space

When reclaimed tile and wooden floor specialists Bert and May contacted Clement to see if we could make a steel screen including door for their stunning London E2 showroom we knew we could help them achieve exactly what they wanted. Using Clement W20 steel sections in Anthracite Grey and 6.4mm laminated glass units Clement created this stunning divider for what was previously an open space.

New 2015 – KATpod – The slimmest thermally broken Roof Lantern in Europe

KATpod is the advanced engineering solution in lantern design, allowing in an unrivaled amount of light and providing a feeling of space, uninhibited by bulky roof spars.

KAT only make niche products to a superior specification and KATpod is no different. It is a thoughtfully engineered roofing solution with ultra slim sightlines, excellent structural integrity and unrivalled thermal performance.

P C Henderson introduces new Universal Telescopic System

P C Henderson, leading manufacturer of sliding door hardware systems, introduces Universal to its Telescopic range alongside the recently released Husky Telescopic system. Universal Telescopic is ideal for use with the Soltaire 120 system for top hung timber doors weighing up to 120kg. Telescopic systems allow all the doors to be linked together using toothed belt and pulley system so they move in a simultaneous action; they also incorporate the coveted ghost guide which keeps the area clean and free from trip hazards. 

CREATE A SPACE OF OUTSTANDING BEAUTY AND ELEGANCE WITH CLIMADOOR

Want to connect your indoor living space to your garden and enjoy the beautiful views? Would you like to live in a way that suits your lifestyle, making every bit of space work?

If you would like to transform your space; make your living area feel larger to accommodate a growing family, look no further than CLIMADOOR (www.climadoor.co.uk), the leading folding door specialists.

SYNSEAL’S WARMCORE DELIVERS TRUE INNOVATION

WarmCore is an innovative aluminium folding sliding door which incorporates a radically different product design approach to create a new high performance “warm aluminium” fenestration framing solution delivering peerless thermal performance to ensure end-user comfort, all year round.

Reynaers helps open up prestige living to stunning views of the capital

Occupying one of the most prestigious locations in London, One Tower Bridge development by The Berkeley Group, in conjunction with the London Borough of Southwark, consists of nine blocks many of which are nearing completion and utilise Reynaers aluminium systems.

CREATE A SPACE OF OUTSTANDING BEAUTY AND ELEGANCE WITH CLIMADOOR

Want to connect your indoor living space to your garden and enjoy the beautiful views? Would you like to live in a way that suits your lifestyle, making every bit of space work?

If you would like to transform your space; make your living area feel larger to accommodate a growing family, look no further than CLIMADOOR (www.climadoor.co.uk), the leading folding door specialists.

A Bigger Picture with Listers Gallery Doors.

It’s hard to believe that it’s been 9 years since Lister Trade Frames of Stoke on Trent, launched their Dual Rebated Composite Gallery Door range. Debuting at Glassex in 2006, Listers introduced a high quality bespoke range of composite doors that offered the homeowner vastly improved energy efficiency, security and a range of colours and wood grain finishes that were well ahead of its time.

Kawneer serves a heated hat-trick

A third Kawneer window has passed international smoke standards.

A third product from leading architectural aluminium systems supplier Kawneer has passed European smoke standards in as many months.

FROM CASTLES TO CARE HOMES

ASSA ABLOY is celebrating 20 years of developing innovative solutions for a range of high profile projects, from universities to hospitals and castles to canals.

ASSA ABLOY SUPPLIES PRIMARY SCHOOL PROJECT

ASSA ABLOY has supplied a Northampton primary school with a range of products as the school undergoes a £4.2 million refurbishment.

Barton Seagrave School is a co-educational primary school, based in Kettering for children aged between four to eleven, and will provide 630 places for pupils when building concludes. The Key Stage 1 and 2 school buildings have been amalgamated, providing new opportunities for flexible group learning, as well as communal areas for community groups and after school clubs, creating an integrated, vibrant learning environment.

SEKTOR OFFERS A COMPLETE INTERIORS SOLUTION THROUGH NEW GLAZING, BLINDS AND GRAPHICS RANGE

Sektor, the exclusive brand to CCF that’s synonymous with professional interior solutions, has expanded and strengthened its offering through the launch of a glazing, blinds and graphics range.

SECURITY DOORS AT CANARY WHARF

Security Doors, a division of ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in door opening solutions, has designed, supplied and installed over 700 steel doorsets at Canary Wharf.

HIGH SECURITY FOR FIRST COMBINED DENTAL HOSPITAL & SCHOOL IN 40 YEARS

Security Solutions, a division of ASSA ABLOY UK, the global leader in door opening solutions, has secured a contract to supply products for Birmingham Dental Hospital & School of Dentistry – the UK’s first new integrated dental hospital and school for nearly 40 years.

SWA member helps to restore WW2 codebreaker building at Bletchley Park

Home to the World War Two codebreakers, Bletchley Park has this year completed an £8-million Heritage Lottery Fund financed restoration project to create a world-class heritage site. This has seen the transformation of the formerly derelict Block C codebreaking building into a vibrant visitor centre, a process that involved Steel Window Association member, Mike Honour Windows, renovating over 100 original window units.

Solarlux launches new sliding door system in the UK

Solarlux has launched an innovative, all-glass sliding door system in the UK – the SL 22, – after exhibiting a prototype in March at Fensterbau Frontale, the world’s leading exhibition for windows, doors and facades.. The SL 22 received high praise from architects attending the exhibition, which is why Solarlux has decided to introduce the product to the UK market.

SWA passes the hot test

Always seeking to ensure steel windows meet or exceed the latest building regulations, the Steel Window Association has undertaken extensive thermal performance simulations of the W30 and W40 window ranges. The results prove without doubt that both window types are fully compliant and achieve 2013 Part L requirements.    

The Heritage Window Company Launch New Benenden™ Conservation Range Windows

  • Retain the character andappearance of your home
  • Replicates traditional steel windows and sightlines
  • Available in a variety of styles and glazing options, handles and hinges to retain period charm
  • Dual colour options for different internal and external look. Choose from over 200 RAL colours with black/white as standard
  • Pioneering 39mm ultra-slim ‘A’ rated window for replacement windows
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