Bespoke, Made To Order Doors Folding Sliding Doors – from The Folding Sliding Door Company

The Folding Sliding Door Company. A UK based independently owned and operated business specialising in the design, manufacture and Installation of folding sliding doors for commercial & domestic properties worldwide since 2001. Our bi-fold doors are available in Glass (Flush Glazed), Aluminium, Timber, Ali-Clad, PVCu & GRP (Glass Reinforced Plastic). All doors are CE compliant and come with long product, Continue reading

Glazing over our historic past

According to Institute of Civil Engineering statistics, UK construction output is more than £110 billion per annum, contributing some 7% of GDP.  Surprisingly perhaps, about 40% of construction output is related to refurbishment or maintenance projects. That’s certainly true for Wrightstyle which supplies advanced glazing systems internationally for all interior and exterior applications.  A significant proportion of our business is Continue reading

LIVING THE HIGH LIFE

Upgrading the manual access system to the iconic Sussex Heights building in the centre of Brighton, TORMAX was contracted to install two sets of automatic sliding glass doors, creating a contemporary entrance befitting this prestigious residential tower.  Powered by the incredibly reliable TORMAX iMotion 2202 operator, the doors silently slide open in tandem, allowing residents and their guests smooth access Continue reading

New Aluminium Sliding Doors set to transform the UK market

Alumen’s new Cor-Vision Plus aluminium sliding doors offer expansive glass areas in a system with only 25mm sightlines. This summer specialist aluminium door and window manufacturer Alumen launched a stunning new system that brings something unique to the UK sliding door market. The long-established, well-respected Northamptonshire company has partnered with Spanish aluminium giants Cortizo to produce their new Cor-Vision Plus Continue reading

Looking for beautiful slim line metal windows and doors?

Met Therm manufacture the AG210 range offering the slimmest thermally broken ‘A+10 rated’, Part L complaint metal windows and doors available. Perfect for restoration and renovation projects, replacement windows and new builds, our windows and doors are handmade to measure by our skilled craftsmen. Recognising the distinctive and coveted features of steel windows and doors, the AG210 range offers a Continue reading

Wrightstyle in the pink at Bracken House

The former and future home of the Financial Times newspaper is being renovated to provide 270,000 sq ft of Grade A office space, complete with a walkable large-span glass roof designed and supplied by Wrightstyle, one of Europe’s leading advanced glazing systems companies. Bracken House is a Grade II Listed office building, originally built between 1955 and 1958, and lies Continue reading

Specialist glazing company provides solutions to historic buildings

Selectaglaze’s expertise has assisted in creating more comfortable working spaces in a former chapel and outpatients building for Oxford University. The University approached Selectaglaze to support its renovations to St Luke’s Chapel and the former outpatient building on the Radcliffe Observatory Quarter site. Both buildings face each other across a courtyard and are both Grade II Listed. The chapel dates Continue reading

The Heritage Experience …

Owners of 1930s style properties will often tell you how they were attracted by the feeling of light and space and of course the traditional windows. Such period features are wonderful, however there is often a price to pay in the form of draughts, condensation and high energy bills. When considering replacements, many are put off by the high cost Continue reading

Door Closer Solution Courtesy of Relcross and Bamford Doors

Stockport based Bamford Doors were approached by a public sector client to solve a problem they were having providing reliable access at a small housing development with residents of mixed age and ability.  If the existing door closer was set so that all the residents could easily open the door, it was not then strong enough to close and properly Continue reading

Firman Glass: Structural Glazing Specialists

Firman Glass is a leading specialist glass manufacturer and supplier of glass with an unrivalled reputation for fast, flexible & high quality glass processing, offering a wide range of standard and bespoke, decorative and structural glass solutions to all industry sectors with some of the largest glass sizes available. We operate 6 days per week, 24 hours per day in Continue reading

Glass Bending Excellence by Firman Glass

Toughened Glass Bends Working in conjunction with the flat toughening facility to a maximum flat size of 2850mm wide x 5000mm long. Firman Glass can now offer the Architect, Designer and Contractor a complete service for multiple uses such as balustrades, partitions, shower screens, revolving door enclosures, full height barriers, partitions and shopfronts. Curved Glass can be processed as with flat glass and can be decorated by sandblasting Continue reading