Open The Door To The Complete Aluminium Look

This is a sponsored article by Sheerline: Entry of a modern house. Main eyecatcher is the wooden front door and the stairway with levitating steps and cords on the left side. Sheerline has released the latest addition to their aluminium window and door range, the Prestige Composite Door Frame. Designed to allow [...]

By |2022-04-28T22:53:32+01:00April 28th, 2022|Categories: aluminium, Garnalex|

Aluminium Prices Are About To Reach All-Time Highs

As this is written, the current price of aluminium sits at $3265 per ton. That is a whisker away from hitting a record high. So just as some parts of the market and supply chain that connect with fenestration appears to be settling down, aluminium is running red hot. Aluminium to hit $4000 It [...]

By |2022-02-10T16:06:48+00:00February 10th, 2022|Categories: aluminium, double glazing industry|

Sheerline Appoints New Paint Plant Manager

This is a sponsored article by Garnalex: Aluminium extrusion manufacturer Garnalex has appointed Greg Grabski, a highly experienced Production Manager, to help the company introduce a state-of-the-art powder coating plant at its existing UK manufacturing facility, all part of its ambitious growth plans. Greg is well-versed in working in fast-paced production environments, having previously [...]

By |2022-02-08T15:02:01+00:00February 8th, 2022|Categories: aluminium, Garnalex|

Don’t Rely On Old Systems To Comply With The Revised Building Regs

This is a sponsored article by Deceuninck Aluminium: Fabricators have less than six months to make sure that the aluminium systems they manufacture meet new requirements for building regulations, which come into force this summer. From June 2022, replacement doors with a >60% glazed area will need to achieve an overall U-value of 1.4W/m2K, [...]

By |2022-02-08T11:50:54+00:00February 8th, 2022|Categories: aluminium, Deceuninck|

Glasshouse Installs Three Decalu88 Bi-Folds In A Day

This is a sponsored article by Deceuninck: Deceuninck Aluminium customer, Glasshouse, has successfully fitted three sets of Decalu88 bi-folds in one day, on a single project. Glasshouse Managing Director, Shaun Armstrong, said that the installation – which included two sets of three-pane doors, plus a dual-pane – was made possible thanks to Decalu’s co-extruded [...]

By |2021-11-15T14:12:30+00:00November 15th, 2021|Categories: aluminium, Deceuninck|

Garnalex Shortlisted In National Fenestration Awards

This is a sponsored article by Garnalex: Garnalex has been shortlisted in three categories at this year’s National Fenestration Awards (NFAs). A prestigious online industry award, the NFAs is in its ninth year. Winners are decided not by judges, but by people working in the sector. Garnalex is a finalist in three categories – [...]

By |2021-10-19T10:49:28+01:00October 19th, 2021|Categories: aluminium, Awards, Garnalex|

Sheerline’s New Trailblazing Prestige Aluminium Bi-Fold

This is a sponsored article by Garnalex: Sheerline has launched a new range of bi-fold doors, which extends its popular range of Sheerline Prestige aluminium windows and doors. The new Sheerline Prestige bi-fold combines style, security, innovation and sustainability in a ground-breaking range of bi-fold doors. Unfettered by legacy design restrictions, the company has [...]

By |2021-09-17T09:54:23+01:00September 17th, 2021|Categories: aluminium, Garnalex|

Aluminium Commodity Prices Spike Higher, UK Fenestration Will Feel The Effects

The price of pretty much everything continues to go up, putting pressure on the argument that inflation is only going to be a temporary story. Last week the price of aluminium on the commodity exchanges spiked 14% to reach multi-year highs. We operate in a global supply chain and this spike is only going [...]

By |2021-09-13T11:16:03+01:00September 12th, 2021|Categories: aluminium, double glazing industry|

New Aluminium Fabricator VitrineAlu Signs Up To FENEX In 2022 And 2023

Brand new aluminium fabricator, VitrineAlu, based in Warrington, have signed up to exhibit at FENEX in 2022 and at the in-person event at the Telford International Centre in 2023. VitrineAlu is a new company with aluminium fabrication and has begun to make waves in this part of the market. Their extensive product range includes [...]

By |2021-10-05T19:51:43+01:00August 24th, 2021|Categories: aluminium, Fenex, Vitrine Aluminium|

Huge Buzz In The Industry Around Sheerline Says Belvedere Products

This is a sponsored article by Garnalex: South West manufacturer Belvedere Products believes the thought process behind Sheerline, Garnalex’ innovative aluminium window and door system, really sets it apart from competitors. Russell Jones, Director of Belvedere Products, learned about Sheerline through word of mouth more than two years ago and wanted Belvedere to be [...]

By |2021-07-12T12:06:43+01:00July 12th, 2021|Categories: aluminium, Garnalex|

100% Recyclable Aluminium?

This is a guest article by CAB: A lot has been claimed about the benefits of aluminium by CAB and many other associations, but we should also ask: “Where would we be today without this material?” With a high strength to weight ratio, aluminium is a structural engineering material, without it we would not [...]

By |2021-06-15T15:59:21+01:00June 15th, 2021|Categories: aluminium, double glazing industry|

Sheerline Reveals First Launch Partners

This is a sponsored article by Garnalex: Sheerline, Garnalex’ ground-breaking aluminium window and door system is now available from official launch partners. These fabricators, the first to start manufacturing Sheerline are: · BSW Window Systems, 01733 459955 · Garden of Eden, 01793 530808 · GJB, 01268 775566 · Listers, 01782 391900 · Whiteline Manufacturing, [...]

By |2021-03-06T11:38:14+00:00February 25th, 2021|Categories: aluminium, Garnalex|

Sheerline Launches Dedicated Video Website

Garnalex has produced a suite of high impact, engaging videos to support the launch of Sheerline Classic. With a dedicated website, www.sheerlinevideo.com, Garnalex’ practical videos tell fabricators and installers everything they need to know about this groundbreaking new window system. The quality videos, which are short bite-size length for quick and easy viewing, demonstrate [...]

By |2021-03-06T11:38:23+00:00February 8th, 2021|Categories: aluminium, Garnalex|

Garnalex Launches Sheerline Prestige

This is a sponsored article by Garnalex: Garnalex has launched Sheerline Prestige, its most versatile and thermally efficient aluminium window and door system. Featuring a full-depth Eurogroove, Prestige lets fabricators use their existing PVC-U hardware to streamline manufacturing, and is set to help redefine installer expectations in 2021. Offering unrivalled choice, Prestige boasts the [...]

By |2021-03-06T11:38:35+00:00January 11th, 2021|Categories: aluminium, Garnalex|

An Aluminium First: Sheerline Set Up For 3 Market-Leading Software Systems

This is a sponsored article by Garnalex: In an industry first for aluminium, Sheerline fabricators can now use Sheerline’s product database on Business Micros Evolution, First Degree and LogiKal. While it is common for PVC-U systems companies to provide compatibility with multiple software systems, Sheerline is the only aluminium systems company to offer this [...]

By |2021-03-06T11:38:46+00:00December 15th, 2020|Categories: aluminium, Garnalex|

Garnalex Expands The Sheerline Design Team

This is a sponsored article by Garnalex: Jonathan Crohill has joined the expanding Garnalex technical team as a Sheerline Project Manager. Jon will be responsible for overseeing and delivering further innovative Sheerline products, expanding on the current window and door range. With 25 years’ experience in the industry Jon brings with him a wealth [...]

By |2021-03-06T11:38:55+00:00November 30th, 2020|Categories: aluminium, Garnalex|
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