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Is The Fenestration Industry Ready For Smart Window And Door Tech?

By |June 3rd, 2019|Categories: double glazing industry, technology|

One of the big takeaways from the FIT Show this year was that smart window and door tech is really starting to take root in the sector now. Brisant Secure launched their Ultion SMART [...]

Temporary Relaxed Planning Permission Rules Made Permanent

By |May 27th, 2019|Categories: double glazing industry|

In 2013, planning permission rules on extensions were relaxed. It was meant to be a temporary measure, introduced by the government to help stimulate home owners into building on to their existing homes. It [...]

64% Believe Quicker Lead Times Have Lead To Poorer Quality And Customer Service

By |May 27th, 2019|Categories: double glazing industry|

For those who have championed shorter and shorter lead times, the results of this poll won't make for good reading. Last week my latest poll concluded, this time focusing on the subject of short [...]

Four Seasons Home Improvements Of Exeter Goes Into Administration

By |May 19th, 2019|Categories: business, double glazing industry|

It is being reported in the Devon Live website that Exeter-based Four Seasons Home Improvements has entered into administration. A statement on the Four Seasons Home Improvements website states: MOST RECOMMENDED LTD T/A FOUR [...]

Has Quality And Service Been Sacrificed For Shorter Lead Times?

By |May 16th, 2019|Categories: double glazing industry|

In the past couple of years our industry has been quite vocal about it's problems with product quality and customer service. I remember the problems being quite acute in 2017 and 2018. I have [...]

Camden Are Proud Winners Of The Manufacturing And Innovation Award

By |May 15th, 2019|Categories: Camden Group|

This is a sponsored article by Camden Group Camden Windows and Doors has been crowned with the ‘Manufacturing and Innovation Award’, at the Made in Northern Ireland Awards 2019. They collected their trophy in [...]

Two Thirds Believe Its Not Too Late To Resolve The Skills Crisis

By |May 15th, 2019|Categories: double glazing industry|

Well ain't that a positive headline for a change! There's plenty to be moody and frustrated about in our industry right now, but in my latest poll it does seem that there remains some [...]

Freefoam’s Quality And Service Underpin 20-Year Relationship With Exmoor Fascias

By |May 13th, 2019|Categories: Freefoam|

This is a sponsored post by Freefoam Based in Devon, Michele Muir, Managing Director of Exmoor Fascias, celebrates 30 years of trading and growth in 2019. In an ever-evolving market, the company’s partnership with [...]

Brisant-Secure And Salto Collaborate To Create Ultion SMART

By |May 13th, 2019|Categories: Brisant Secure|

This is a sponsored article by Brisant-Secure Ultion SMART will change how people lock their doors. Ultion SMART combines the tried and tested Danalock technology by worldwide electronic access experts Salto, with Brisant’s 3 [...]

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