Category Doors & Windows

Express Bi-folding Doors

Express Bi-folding Doors is one of the UK’s leading specialist manufacturers of aluminium bi-folding doors, in-line sliding doors, windows and roofing systems. Working across the full process, from manufacture to installation, of in excess of 20 Yorkshire-made products, the company has showrooms in Leeds, London and Glasgow.

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Ten Reasons to Choose Aluminium Gates Instead Of Wooden Gates

There comes a point where a better technology, premium material or new building method becomes as economical as its less effective but traditionally cheaper alternatives.

For many years, wooden gates have been chosen instead of aluminium gates. The many significant benefits of aluminium gates were outweighed by a price difference that could make or break a deal.

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HOPPE LOCKSETS END CE MARKING CONFUSION

From the July 2013, it became mandatory to CE Mark all hardware for fire and escape doors – where that hardware falls within the scope of a harmonised standard. And while the CE Marking message seems to be permeating into the marketplace, the role of products which do not fall under a harmonised standard – lever handles for escape doors for instance – seems to be causing confusion. Leading handle and hardware manufacturer HOPPE is urging specifiers to ensure that they do not fall foul of the new Construction Products Regulations when it comes to selecting hardware for emergency exit doors.

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NEW SLIM FIT FROM ASTRA

The 3000 series of fully-controlled concealed door closers from Astra Door Controls now features a new slimline face plate to make it easier and quicker to fit, and even more discrete and attractive in situ. The 3000 Series concealed closers offer all the adjustability and control of an overhead closer, with the aesthetic appeal of a concealed device. They are often specified when clean, minimal design is required without compromising on performance – even on ½ hour and 1 hour fire doors.

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D R Services offers a full range of curved glass sliding doors

As one of the UK’s best known providers of high quality architectural glass and associated fittings, D R Services is now able to offer specifiers a full range of curved sliding doors, varying in size and complexity, to suit different applications. Where a client wants to create a striking shower enclosure, or perhaps a meeting room pod for a modern office environment, D R Services can supply doors down to a 500mm radius in 8mm toughened glass; measuring up to 2100mm high. 

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Luxury Timber Lanterns Full Turnkey Supply & Fit

The joinery manufacturing division of luxury timber garden room builder Westbury Garden Rooms has now made available a supply and installation service for their high quality timber lanterns which will be of interest to architects and high end developers.

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Barrier Launch More New Products At Fit Show [Stand 1-185]

Specialist architectural hardware supplier, Barrier Components Ltd., are to launch a number of new products at this years inaugural FIT (Fabricator Installer Trade) Show, to be held at the Telford Exhibition Centre in April.

The company, now in its 26th year of trading, are to exhibit new Sliding and Pivoting Door Systems

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