New Report Reveals the Best Locations for Trade Professionals

Southend revealed as the best place for traders, with the highest number of businesses and vacancies in the UK. Brighton’s brickies earn the most in the UK, up to £43,240, which is £12,000 more than the national average. Crusader Vans have researched the best places for each trade around the country comparing metrics such as salary, vacancies, More...

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By winactive On Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Construction growth reaches four-month high in November

November data pointed to a solid expansion of UK construction output, which was supported by a broad-based upturn in the three sub-categories of activity monitored by the survey. Growth of new work picked up More...

By winactive On Monday, July 16th, 2018

Longer term the outlook is mildly optimistic for the fabrication market

The UK door and window fabricators market put in a strong performance between 2013 and 2016 but appears to have flattened out in 2017, reveals ‘The Door and Window Fabricators Market Report – UK 2018-2022’ More...

By winactive On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

The global windows and doors market to hit $211bn by 2024 says Global Market Insights

According to a new research report by the market research and strategy consulting firm, Global Market Insights, Inc, the global windows and doors market size is estimated to surpass USD 211 billion by 2024. Subsidies More...

By winactive On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Composite door sector will see significant growth through to 2021

A new report from Palmer Market Research suggests the composite door sector will see significant growth through to 2021. According to The Market for Domestic Entrance Doors, composite doors now account for 54% of More...

By winactive On Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Rapid growth in the commercial glazing sector to stall reports Palmer

A new report from Palmer Market Research suggests that the rapid growth seen across the commercial glazing sector may be about to stall in ‘some areas’.  According to the new The Commercial Glazing Markets More...

By winactive On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Market growth driven by higher-end items

The latest market report from Palmer Market Research reveals that the market for windows in the UK grew 1.2% to 6.82 million frames Palmer Market Research’s new report into the performance and prospects of the More...

By winactive On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Western European Window Market: Clear Upward Trend

The mixing machines are hot again in Europe and thus are also boosting the window market. The window market in Western Europe increased its sales by 2.9% to 59.8 million window units sold due to the increase in More...

By winactive On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Redefining the window and door industry

Tougher second-time replacement sales and the shift away from home ownership, are driving long-term change in the window and door industry. The analysis was delivered by Robert Palmer, Palmer Market Research during More...

By winactive On Thursday, June 1st, 2017

UK’s home improvers set to spend £50.89 billion as Brexit fails to dampen confidence

Nearly six in ten (59%) of the UK’s homeowners are planning to carry out home improvements worth £50.89bn¹ over the next six months – contradicting recent reports of weakened consumer confidence – according More...