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Customade Group Acquires Manufacturing Assets Of GBW Panels

By |June 26th, 2019|Categories: business, double glazing industry|

Many have known about the misfortune to fall on GBW Panels of late. They had indeed gone into administration, but with little known about the future of the company, or any news to come [...]

Would You Manufacture And Sell More Recycled Fenestration Products?

By |June 25th, 2019|Categories: DGB ECO, double glazing industry, recycling|

Recycling is very much in the frame right now. Sorry. But it is, and as a sector we need to start getting used to the idea of recycling all that we use, and selling [...]

Searches For Triple Glazing Have Been On The Decline For A While

By |June 24th, 2019|Categories: double glazing industry|

In a poll I conducted recently on DGB, the industry indicated that the chance for triple glazing has already been and gone. You can catch up with that poll and my analysis here. It's [...]

It Might Be Time To Ditch Silicone For Sealing Windows And Doors

By |June 19th, 2019|Categories: double glazing industry|

Think about how far our industry has come in the past decade or so. The energy efficiency of windows has gone through the roof. Doors are now a sexy purchase thanks to the composite [...]

Camden G­roup Works With The Carbon Trust On Product Accreditation

By |June 18th, 2019|Categories: Camden Group|

This is a sponsored post by Camden Group The Camden Group, the market leader in manufacturing and supplying PVCu windows and doors in the UK, are working with the Carbon Trust to establish a [...]

Nearly Three Quarters Believe Home Owners Should Pay More For Their Windows And Doors

By |June 17th, 2019|Categories: business, double glazing industry|

In the latest of my running series of weekly polls, I have been asking you whether you think home owners should be paying more for their windows and doors. Last Monday night I launched [...]

How Our Industry’s Traded Companies Are Faring This Year

By |June 16th, 2019|Categories: business, double glazing industry|

The fenestration industry isn't exactly littered with companies that are traded on the markets. But there are a few, and those few are key indicators as to the general health and outlook for the [...]

Masco Is Nearing The End Of It’s “Strategic Alternatives” Review Period

By |June 16th, 2019|Categories: business, double glazing industry|

Back on March 1st, Masco in the US announced that it was to review "strategic alternatives" for it's window and cabinetry businesses, and that it was to be concluded by the end of June. [...]

Should Home Owners Pay More For Their New Windows And Doors?

By |June 11th, 2019|Categories: double glazing industry|

In March I was taken by the team at Deceuninck UK to Belgium to tour their facilities. Their recycling infrastructure is superb, which I am writing about in another article. During my disucssions with [...]

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