Entrance doors are the main event at the international Fensterbau exhibition

110,000 industry folk headed to the recent Fensterbau exhibition in Germany. The show was dominated by grand style entrance doors. This was one of the rather unusual versions on show – a interesting mix of timber appearance from a metal faced door.  More...

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By winactive On Monday, March 12th, 2018

Crittall enhances West End hotel luxury

Central London’s newest luxury boutique hotel offers guests a sleek, contemporary interior enhanced by the installation of Crittall screens and doors. The Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire Hotel occupies a sought-after More...

By winactive On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

Making An Entrance with UMG

UMG have recently installed a stunning new entrance canopy for the Hilton Hotel, Euston, as part of an extensive refurbishment during 2017. The design of the new canopy provided a more modern look to the entrance More...

By winactive On Thursday, February 1st, 2018

Eurocell’s Modus system aids Gothic revival

Built in 1875, the Barnes Hospital is a French Gothic style building where patients from Manchester Infirmary were sent to convalesce. The Grade II-listed building, which was closed in 1999 and left to deteriorate, More...

By winactive On Friday, January 19th, 2018

350 unique WarmCore windows supplied by Total Glass

Work has recently finished on the new Leonardo Royal Hotel Edinburgh with fabricator Total Glass manufacturing 350 unique WarmCore windows to give the hotel a regal finish. Previously a Premier Inn site, the hotel More...

By winactive On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

Striking Lumi composite door is a family favourite for designer

It was an obvious choice for Apeer R&D engineer Paul Vajda to have one of the doors he helped to design for his own home near the company’s Ballymena factory recently. So it was just as natural, when his father-in-law More...

By winactive On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

Wicona provides innovative structural glazing solution

WICONA, the specialist manufacturer of glazing and glass curtain walling, has worked with specialist contractor GLASSOLUTIONS to deliver the glazing and facades package for One Bedford Avenue, a flagship mixed use More...

By winactive On Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Far and away the ideal showpiece – but not far away

When the creators of the industry’s most radical new window and door system heard that a substantial ultra-contemporary house was being planned not far from its head office, the opportunity seemed too good to More...

By winactive On Friday, October 6th, 2017

Luxury new build development selects Spitfire Doors’ aluminium entrance doors

As well as managing their own fenestration and construction industry businesses in Greater Manchester, siblings Bradley and Natalie Beazant have also recently completed a life goal to build their own properties More...

By winactive On Monday, September 11th, 2017

Ecclesiastical Excellence From Force 8

Force 8, the specialist profile bending and door manufacturer has recently supplied a range of unusual frames and doors to a refurbishment development in Lower Green, Astley. The property was originally a Methodist More...