Building back better

Many business leaders believe the key theme of the coming months will be how to ‘build back better.’ Returning to work after a lockdown enables many businesses to re-set and almost start from a blank piece of paper. Many business leaders believe the key theme of the coming months will be not simply how to rebuild the economy after the COVID-19 More...

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By winactive On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020

Play by the rules and we have a future

As estate agents and show homes receive the green light to open for business, our own industry has now received clarification installers can now return to work in people’s homes. The coronavirus may be with us More...

By winactive On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

Plumber illustrates the sentiment felt by growing numbers of tradesmen

Appearing on Channel 4 News, plumber Ryan Price illustrated the sentiment felt by growing numbers of tradesmen across the UK. The economics of returning to work are now becoming increasingly important for both More...

By winactive On Thursday, May 7th, 2020

Ready and waiting for normality

As with all periods of uncertainty, recessions and downturns, onething we have learnt is that when demand returns we need to beready and waiting, believes Windows Active editor John Cowie These are unprecedented More...

By winactive On Tuesday, May 5th, 2020

Investing in the conservatory sector…

News that Ultraframe has acquired from the administrators of Aperture Trading Ltd certain of the assets relating to Global, Celsius and Stratus roofing products is an extremely positive move by the company. For More...

By winactive On Monday, April 27th, 2020

Lack of firm specific guidance for companies in our sector

As some businesses in our sector return to work and many more consider opening their doors, there is a lack of firm specific guidance for companies in our sector. I have seen some industry bodies implying we More...

By winactive On Friday, April 24th, 2020

Listen to the experts during these times

As the world gets to grips with coronavirus, you can guarantee we are entering unprecedented times. Realists amongst us will look at the trajectories in fellow European countries and know what is coming down More...

By winactive On Thursday, April 23rd, 2020

Putting safe operating procedures in place

Fabricators up and down the country are contemplating strategies for opening for business again. Some have already opened in some capacity while others are focusing on a return date of the 11th of May. What is More...

By winactive On Tuesday, April 21st, 2020

Correct procedures for opening doors again

Writing in The Telegraph, Global Health Editor Paul Nuki believes ‘We risk the virus peaking up again unless the softening of the hard lockdown we have in place is done very carefully. A second peak would be More...

By winactive On Wednesday, April 15th, 2020

‘When can we get back to work?’

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