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Creator of Double Glazing Blogger and co-founder of the National Fenestration Awards. Works for a family owned and run windows, doors, glazed extensions installation company. Fan of most sports, metal music and a good night out.

Safestyle Announce Negative H1 Interim Results

Safestyle UK reported their interim H1 results this morning, and if you have any interest in the company, then the reading was not positive. At all. Before I go into my analysis, of which there is plenty to go at, these are the main bullet points of the news you need to know. The [...]

By |2018-09-20T11:13:14+00:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: business|

Delivering Community Benefit Through Home Improvement Sponsored By QANW

This is a sponsored article by QANW QANW are proud to be sponsoring the National Home Improvement Councils (NHIC) 44th prestigious annual awards taking place on 22nd November 2018. The award category sponsored by QANW is keen to discover and showcase the real benefits to communities which home improvement alongside repair, maintenance and improvement [...]

By |2018-09-19T08:22:55+00:00September 19th, 2018|Categories: QANW|

DGB Brexit: The Interviews

It's 6 months to go until B-Day, the day Britain leaves the political union that is the EU. Remember, you can't actually leave a continent. Since the EU Referendum over two years ago I have been collating a special collection of Brexit-related posts and article, which can be found by clicking here. It's a [...]

By |2018-09-18T22:46:11+00:00September 18th, 2018|Categories: EU Referendum|

Safestyle Announce New Appointment To Board

Safestyle UK are due to announce their next set of trading results on Thursday. This will be the next indication as to the health of the company. As we know, they had a rare win the other week when they managed to reach a settlement with SafeGlaze UK. If you missed that news, click [...]

By |2018-09-17T22:22:56+00:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: double glazing industry|

Glasgow PIGS Was An Absolute Blast!

This is a sponsored article by Balls 2 Marketing Anyone that turned up on 6 September 2018 in Glasgow could not have predicted what was going to happen at the second annual PIGS bash. With more than double the numbers booked in compared to the first event in 2017, not-for-profit network People in Glazing [...]

By |2018-09-17T20:23:49+00:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: PIGS|

Sign-Up To Certass TA At The Build Show

This is a sponsored article by Certass Certass Trade Association, the new voice for the glazing industry is going to The Build Show, as part of the PiGS Pavilion at the new Windows, Doors and Glass Show. Launched in July, Certass Trade Association is already the biggest membership body in the industry with more [...]

By |2018-09-17T19:53:46+00:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: Certass|

Morley Pitches In To Support Rugby Club

This is a sponsored article by Morley Glass Morley Glass & Glazing’s continued sponsorship of a Yorkshire rugby club has allowed it to complete some desperately needed improvement work to its pitches. Moortown Rugby Union Football Club, which is currently home to four senior teams, ten junior teams and three female teams making it [...]

By |2018-09-15T14:44:50+00:00September 15th, 2018|Categories: Morley Glass|

DGB People: New Directors At Whizzle

This is a DGB People article submitted by Whizzle Whizzle is pleased to announce the appointment of two new directors. With nearly 30 years sales and sales management experience, Neil Blanchflower has been appointed as Technical Sales Director whilst Jenny Read has been appointed Marketing Director. Michael Tolond has also been appointed as Company [...]

By |2018-09-15T13:16:45+00:00September 15th, 2018|Categories: DGB People|

National Fenestration Awards Nomination Phase Deadline Approaches

As you may have noticed, we're finally drawing to a close on this year's mammoth nominations phase in the 2018 National Fenestration Awards. To be precise, you have until 11pm on Friday 14th September in which to place your nominations. Now that might not sound like a lot of time. However, in reality it [...]

By |2018-09-13T22:26:40+00:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: double glazing industry, National Fenestration Awards|

Introducing DGB Products

You might have seen the list of services on DGB grow in recent times. DGB People has been the most recent addition to the site, documenting the fenestration sector through the prism of people. Less immediate additions have been things such as DGB Jobs and DGB Events. The Jobs page has been particularly successful [...]

By |2018-09-12T22:22:50+00:00September 12th, 2018|Categories: double glazing industry|

External Condensation Season Is Here

Strictly speaking, it's still Summer. In reality, Autumn (fall for my US readers) is here. The temperatures have dropped, it's raining, it's cloudy and the foliage is on the turn. We can't complain, we've had a hell of a summer. Part and parcel with this time of year is external condensation. A bi-product of [...]

By |2018-09-12T20:53:42+00:00September 12th, 2018|Categories: double glazing industry|

DGB Jobs: Sales Estimator (Crystal Clear Bristol)

Company: Crystal Clear Bristol Job Position: Sales Estimator Job Description: Bristol based family run business requires a knowledgeable estimator, primary role to assist the M.D. who has dealt with new build and refurbishment projects in the past, but is looking to pass to another to enable him to focus on the business needs further expand [...]

By |2018-09-11T18:32:19+00:00September 11th, 2018|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

DGB Jobs: Sales Estimator

Company: Olsen Doors & Windows Job Position: Sales Estimator Job Description: You will be a results-driven sales representative actively seeking out and engage customer prospects. You will provide complete and appropriate solutions for every customer in order to boost top-line revenue growth, customer acquisition levels and profitability. Vacancy: full time Email address: [email protected] Phone: 01777 874510 [...]

By |2018-09-11T08:42:18+00:00September 10th, 2018|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

DGB Jobs: CAD Operator

Company: Olsen Doors & Windows Job Position: CAD Operator Job Description: As a CAD Operator, you will be responsible for developing a design, working from Sales Estimator Quotes, Surveyor Notes, Customer Information and drawings to enable the Customers order to go into production. Vacancy: full time Email address: [email protected] Phone: 01777 874510 Post a job [...]

By |2018-09-10T21:56:13+00:00September 10th, 2018|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

Deceuninck Announce Strong H1 In Latest Trading Update

You know me, I'm a bit of a business nerd. So when a company sends me a their trading update, I'm always happy to publish it on here and give it a bit of a going over. #nerd This time round it's Deceuninck and they have announced their first half year trading results. Not [...]

By |2018-09-06T22:37:59+00:00September 6th, 2018|Categories: business|
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