Opening Doors to Welsh Government Services

GEZE UK has helped make the Welsh Government fit for the future with a refurbishment of one of its regional offices in Carmarthen. Picton Terrace, a three-storey 1960s block and a five-storey 1970s building with connecting link, has been refurbished inside and out to provide a flexible working environment that Continue reading

Secondary glazing in Listed Buildings by Royal Warrant Holder Selectaglaze

Historic England is mainly responsible for the management of historic environments and guides Government Departments and Local Planning Authorities on development proposals that can considerably affect Listed buildings or conservation areas. Fortuitously, conservation professionals as well as heritage organisations understand that historic buildings need to be adjusted in order to Continue reading

Bison – Modern windows and doors for traditional homes

To many, modern windows and doors all seem much the same. However, high-end manufacturer Bison Frames points out that the industry has moved forward dramatically in the last three years, with their Genesis Collection leading the way. When they think of modern windows and doors, many will picture plain white Continue reading

Crittall helps Oxford college get top marks for sustainability

An innovative glazing system that combines the technical expertise of Crittall Windows and Crystal Units has contributed to state-of-the-art energy efficiency at Mansfield College, Oxford. The college authorities were looking to increase on-site student accommodation substantially so as to enhance overall income. They also wanted to provide additional educational and Continue reading

Residence 7 – Redefining Windows & Doors

R7 is here to inspire you on your journey to create the dream home. Beautifully flush inside and out, available in a range of maintenance free finishes and a variety of styles, it is versatile without complication. R7 outperforms many other systems with a sophisticated 7 chamber design and intelligent Continue reading

Wrightstyle introduces enhanced fire door system

Wrightstyle, the leading international supplier of advanced glazing systems, has introduced a new door system that provides 90 minutes of integrity and insulation (EI90). The new 8050 series of thermally broken fire doors are fully compatible with Wrightstyle’s SR60 curtain walling system, and provide a new level of aesthetic appeal. Continue reading

Vicaima Reaches New Heights

Getting to the top is not easy. But with the rising demand for grey and on-trend tonal colours epitomised by the new Visual Sensations’ Mountain from Vicaima, specifiers can take their vision to new heights with doors that reflect the latest fashions within interior design. Leading interior door manufacturer, Vicaima Continue reading

Last chance for Velux® rewards this Spring

With the prospect of warmer, sunny days ahead, VELUX® is urging people who are planning a home renovation or extension project to take advantage of a roof window offer available during April. The promotion will reward installers, builders and homeowners across the UK and Ireland who choose VELUX white-painted products. Continue reading

Mirror Door Systems – Life style variations on a theme

The last few decades have seen a re-vitalisation in sliding door systems being designed, produced and specified for new home build construction or private refurbishment projects. Gone are the days in having to deal with sliding door systems, which over time with their `hard to get at` components, have resulted Continue reading