About DGB

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.

DGB Jobs: Sales Representative – Self-Employed

Company: DW Windows Ltd Job Position: Sales Representative - Self-Employed Job Description: Are you an experienced Sales Representative looking for a new opportunity? Do you have experience of selling to the general public and an understanding of double-glazing products?  If you are interested in working for a company that has built its reputation on quality, [...]

By |2019-07-29T12:16:21+00:00July 29th, 2019|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

DGB Jobs: Conservatory Surveyor

Company: Chase Taylor Recruitment Job Position: Conservatory Surveyor Job Description: We are currently recruiting for an experienced Conservatory Surveyor to carry out surveys within customer's own homes, working regionally from the company's Head Office in County Durham. The role will include identifying any groundwork and utilities issues, carrying out accurate measurements using different aluminium and [...]

By |2019-07-29T12:13:35+00:00July 29th, 2019|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

Doors Under Strain As Record Heat Hits

I appreciate that you're reading this after a weekend of heavy rain and flooding... Just in case you didn't know, or you have been asleep for the past week. Its been hot. Damn hot! So hot in fact, that the Met Office has tweeted to say they have had provisional data from Cambridge that [...]

By |2019-07-28T22:31:04+00:00July 28th, 2019|Categories: double glazing industry|

Safestyle Reveals 2019 First Half Results

Its earnings season, which means we're about to hear from the traded companies we have within the window and door industry and how they did during the first half of 2019. Safestyle have just reported, and whilst it's good news for them, a very specific detail within their announcement signals big difficulty for the [...]

By |2019-07-26T13:55:06+00:00July 26th, 2019|Categories: business, double glazing industry|

Boris Johnson Is The New Prime Minister

Get used to saying it: Prime Minister Boris Johnson. After three years of Theresa May, a General Election, Brexit, and a sprinkling of domestic policy, her tenure has now come to an end and Boris Johnson has become our next Prime Minister. The end of uncertainty? I am only 30 years old, but I [...]

By |2019-07-25T22:37:32+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: double glazing industry|

Quadruple Award Win For Certass TA

This is a sponsored article by Certass Certass Trade Association won an incredible four trophies at this year’s Trade Association Forum Best Practice Awards. The ceremony at London’s County Hall saw Certass TA take the gongs for Good Governance, Best Marketing Campaign, Best Social Media and the biggest award of the night, Trade Association [...]

By |2019-07-24T19:32:28+00:00July 24th, 2019|Categories: Certass|

New Homes Should Have Far Better Windows And Doors

As some of you might know, we have recently moved into a new house and had our first child. We were planning to have kids hence we upsized to a bigger house and a new house so that we didn't have to spend time renovating an older one. We just wanted a home that [...]

By |2019-07-23T22:18:32+00:00July 23rd, 2019|Categories: double glazing industry|

Morley Glass Celebrates Online Store’s Success

This is a sponsored article by Morley Glass Uni-Blind® manufacturer Morley Glass & Glazing’s is celebrating a successful first year of operation for its online accessories and spares store by revealing the most ordered items from its first 12 months. Launched in 2018, the store boasts an extensive stock of accessories and spare parts [...]

By |2019-07-23T08:12:40+00:00July 23rd, 2019|Categories: 2013, Morley Glass|

1700 Buildings Remain With Grenfell-Style Cladding

One June 14th in 2017, we witnessed the horrendous tragedy that was the Grenfell Tower fire. It claimed the lives of 72 people and sent over 70 to hospital. The country was in shock and mourning. In the angry aftermath, we were promised that detailed investigations would reveal the causes and action would be [...]

By |2019-07-22T14:12:28+00:00July 22nd, 2019|Categories: double glazing industry|

The Window Industry Continues To Have A Problem With Image Theft

Of the various issues we face in our industry, image theft shouldn't be one. Yet, it remains. I have seen it plenty myself. Whilst I have been at home these past couple of weeks, I have been contacted by a reader who explained to me that they know of a window company not only [...]

By |2019-07-20T12:49:01+00:00July 20th, 2019|Categories: double glazing industry|

DGB Jobs: Window Installer

Company: Chase Taylor Recruitment Job Position: Window Installer Job Description: Chase Taylor are working with a domestic window and door company, based in Staffordshire, who are looking for a team of Window Installers to join their busy installation team.  Working primarily within the Staffordshire area, the main products you will be working with are uPVC [...]

By |2019-07-19T16:43:55+00:00July 19th, 2019|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

DGB Jobs: Internal Sales Manager

Company: Chase Taylor Recruitment Job Position: Internal Sales Manager Job Description: Are you an experienced Internal Sales Manager with a desire to work within the construction industry? If so, my client, a very successful Façade company are looking for an Internal Business Development Manager to be based at their offices in the Chelmsford area. The [...]

By |2019-07-19T16:35:39+00:00July 19th, 2019|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

Deceuninck-Quick Step’s Julian Alaphilippe Leads Tour de France

This is a sponsored article by Deceuninck Deceuninck-Quick Step’s Julian Alaphilippe has retained the famous ‘yellow jersey’ at the end of stage 12 of the Tour de France. The Frenchman collected the yellow jersey for the seventh time in Toulouse, putting him ahead of rivals and tournament-favourite Geraint Thomas. His team, sponsored by Deceuninck [...]

By |2019-07-19T16:15:02+00:00July 19th, 2019|Categories: Deceuninck|

Beer Festival Flourishes Thanks To Morley Support

This is a sponsored article by Morley Glass Morley Glass & Glazing has sponsored the 8th Annual North Leeds Charity Beer Festival, which this year raised more than £10,000 to fund worthwhile projects in Leeds, as well as nationally and even worldwide. Organised by the Rotary Club of Roundhay, which recently saw Morley Glass’ [...]

By |2019-07-19T12:21:55+00:00July 19th, 2019|Categories: Morley Glass|

DGB Jobs: Order Processor

Company: Chase Taylor Recruitment Job Position: Order Processor Job Description: Our client, based in South Wales, is looking for an experienced Order Processor to join their existing team, offering an excellent remuneration package.  Reporting to the Office Manager, you will be responsible for the organisation and control of customer orders to ensure that each one [...]

By |2019-07-19T11:37:03+00:00July 19th, 2019|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

DGB Jobs: Dispatch & Transport Manager

Company: Chase Taylor Recruitment Job Position: Dispatch & Transport Manager Job Description: Our client, a large volume manufacturer of uPVC windows and doors based in Lancashire, has an exciting opportunity for an experienced DispatchTransport Manager.  The main responsibility of the role is the management of the dispatch and transport, ensuring all window units and doors [...]

By |2019-07-19T11:34:39+00:00July 19th, 2019|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|