One fifth of tradespeople worry their working practices are outdated

In a recent survey it was revealed that 1/5 of tradespeople are concerned that the way they are currently working is outdated More...

Swift Frame remains ahead of the game

High levels of automation and extruding its own PVC-U system has helped Swift Frame to make a rapid return to fabricating products. More...

Gary Morton joins Board of Trustees at Hope House Children’s Hospices

We are very proud to announce that our founder and chairman, Gary Morton, has joined the Board of Trustees at Hope House Children’s More...

Clare O’Hara, Managing Director of Epwin Window Systems

First Job: Development Chemist in Marine Development at Castrol Oil.Most useful/favourite gadget: My iPhone – it’s like a portable More...

Arbuthnot backs MBO of Britdoors and JCK with £3.75m all assets funding package

Arbuthnot Commercial ABL has supported a management buyout (MBO) of Britdoors and JCK, two door manufacturing businesses within More...

Industry using GGF Safe Guide to tackle Covid-19

In May, the Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) was first to launch comprehensive Installer and Homeowners’ Safe Guides for the More...

Further drop in contract awards for May but there are signs of improvement as planning approval figures steady

The total value of construction contract awards in May 2020 was £2.4 billion based on a three-month rolling average. This is More...

Masterframe stands virtually behind its customers

During lockdown the Directors at Masterframe continued to work, talking to customers via one on one zoom meetings to get a feel More...

Antimicrobial handle helps boost active protection methods against bacteria 

Specifiers can now help to reduce the spread of bacteria by choosing an antimicrobial surface for door hardware.   HOPPE has More...

Kömmerling 76 is a PVC-U profile platform for now and for the future

Following the widescale launch of Kömmerling 76 in 2019, the company is now looking forward to satisfying the increased demand for this new profile platform from the German More...

Aspect enhances offering with award winning Ultraline slim sliding door

Exeter-based manufacturing and glazing installation company Aspect Windows has partnered with Greenways Architectural to offer one of the slimmest doors on the market – More...

Emplas reinstates standard delivery days

Emplas has said that with effect from Monday 8th of May it has reinstated pre-lockdown standard delivery day(s) across its ranges. Introduced as part of its strategy for More...

Rapierstar fasteners put Blairs PVC-U quality in pole position

High-performance fasteners from Rapierstar are helping leading Scottish window and door manufacturer the Saveheat Group, to deliver consistently high quality finished products More...

Swift Frame remains ahead of the game

High levels of automation and extruding its own PVC-U system has helped Swift Frame to make a rapid return to fabricating More...

Quickslide offers surviving lockdown tips for its trade partners

Despite the coronavirus having a devastating effect on every aspect of life, there are signs that people and More...

Senior’s on a Mission

High performance aluminium curtain walling, doors and windows from Senior Architectural Systems have helped transform a...

VBH Supplies NHS Specialist CB Solutions

One of major VBH customer CB Solutions UK Ltd’s specialisms is the manufacture and installation of...

Optima Flush Casement windows fitted in homes in conservation area

Over 100 Optima Flush Casement windows, by Profile 22, have been fitted in the first phase...

Atlas announces first installation of the month winner of 2020

Atlas Glazed Roof Solutions has named North West Bifolds as 2020’s first winner of the Atlas Installation More...

Orangery and conservatory visualisation and drawing service

The orangery and conservatory market is set to be one of the key areas for growth in the next 12 months...

Kestrel lantern rooflight system – designed to be fabricator friendly

Kestrel Aluminium Systems are continuing to roll out their new product development portfolio with the introduction of a Lantern Rooflight system...

One fifth of tradespeople worry their working practices are outdated

In a recent survey it was revealed that 1/5 of tradespeople are concerned that the way they are currently More...

Further drop in contract awards for May but there are signs of improvement as planning approval figures steady

The total value of construction contract awards in May 2020 was £2.4 billion based on a three-month rolling average. This is..

Construction project-starts plummet amid lockdown

Overall construction-starts were 61% down on a year ago and 53% down against the preceding three months on a seasonally adjusted..

Clare O’Hara, Managing Director of Epwin Window Systems

First Job: Development Chemist in Marine Development at Castrol Oil.Most useful/favourite gadget: My iPhone – it’s like a portable office.Favourite/most useful..

Building back better

Many business leaders believe the key theme of the coming months will be how to ‘build back better.’ Returning to work..

Industry using GGF Safe Guide to tackle Covid-19

In May, the Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) was first to launch comprehensive Installer and Homeowners’ Safe Guides for the industry...

Masterframe stands virtually behind its customers

During lockdown the Directors at Masterframe continued to work, talking to customers via one on one zoom meetings to get a..

New dates in October announced for VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2020

Due to the growing concerns around the coronavirus (COVID19) and worldwide travel restrictions, VinylPlus® has made a strategic decision to change..