Yearly Archives - 2014

Stunning Aluminium Bi-fold Door Project

Beautiful Bi-folding Doors fitted to a new home in in Littleton, Winchester This new home in Littleton offers stylish open plan living with a luxury kitchen and dining area leading out to the patio and garden through aluminium bi-fold doors manufactured by Window Warehouse at its Portsmouth door factory. The lounge area extends on to a large patio with a feature cornerless bi-fold door set from Window Warehouse. Upstairs the huge master suite is bathed in light from matching aluminium windows.

Halo Approved Installer Scheme is free to join from Window Warehouse

Window Warehouse has added the new Halo Approved Installer Scheme for customers. The scheme is free to join and offers great benefits to Window Warehouse customers including: ● Free sales leads ● You can track your sales leads ● Professional marketing support including adverts and showroom materials ● Retail sales brochures personalised to your company ● Website advice For details about becoming a Halo Approved Installer simply contact Anni in our office

The most versatile Bi-fold Door ever

When customers imagine their new bi-fold doors, they all inevitably have different ideas of what they want them to look, how they will use them day to day and which style would suit their home best. So in order to differentiate your business from your competitors, you need to be able to offer customers more choice when it comes to bi-fold doors. The new Imagine Bi-fold Door offers customers a very different product. It offers installers so many options it’s [...]

Window Warehouse enhances door security with Guardian Hinge Protection

Most burglars break in through doors according to Home Office crime prevention advice. Many of these break-ins occur out of sight by forcing open a side or back door. Although improving security is high on the list of priorities with most homeowners when replacing their front door, they often pay less attention to the back door and will save money by choosing a cheaper product. To overcome this problem Window Warehouse has always added extra security as standard to its Haven [...]

Haven windows chosen for stunning new Wickham house

Earlier this year we completed an installation for a stunning private new build in Wickham, Hampshire. The project included 80 Haven Georgian Bar windows in cream, which complemented the style of the build perfectly. Here’s what the homeowner, Richard Paine said about working with Window Warehouse. “When I started looking for windows to go in our new home, I went to three different companies to get quotes. I visited Window Warehouse’s showroom in Portsmouth to have a look and was [...]

Fabulous new Palladio entrance door styles and glass designs

Palladio Doors launched new its new collection at the FIT Show in Telford earlier this month and judging by how busy their stand was when I visited there was a lot of interest. I’m not surprised. The new door styles, glazing options and colours provide stunning additions to a great door collection. Download the New Palladio Door Collection brochure here. The new door styles to the Palladio Door Collection are Viking and Dublin. All Palladio door styles are complemented with [...]

“I will not hesitate to recommend you”

“I will not hesitate to recommend you” I recently purchased some bi-fold doors from Window Warehouse. The doors were installed but unfortunately it did go as smoothly as hoped as the glazing beads were missing. I was told that the aluminium supplier had sent the wrong beads and that it would be an extra seven days until we could get them. This meant waiting another week until the doors could be finished. You may be reading this expecting a complaint, but [...]

MTC Card from Certass

Any company in the existing Certass scheme does not have to do anything immediately. Certass will contact every scheme member within their current membership year and arrange to carry out a knowledge test and site assessment. 1. Joining Certass Installation companies can become a Certass member for a £90 joining fee. Ongoing membership cost is £23.50+ VAT Following installation inspections are £90 per visit 2. MTC qualification Each person being assessed for MTC qualification will be charged £175+ VAT (the same for surveyors or [...]

What does Minimum Technical Competence (MTC) mean to your business?

From June this year there are big changes happening to the way you can self-certify window and door installations. 1. What is a Competent Persons Scheme (CPS)? The Department for Communities and Local Government licenses all Competent Persons Schemes. Membership of a CPS enables installers to self-certify that installations comply with Building Regulations. Installers who are not a member of a CPS can still comply with Building Regulations by applying to the Local Authority Building Control department who will then carry out [...]

LinkedIn for business

LinkedIn isn’t a static business directory for people to find your contact details and move on. It’s a chance for potential customers to check you and your business out. LinkedIn is evolving constantly and a more powerful business tool than you might think at first glance Here we give you some ideas on how to update your LinkedIn profile and keep it fresh for your connections. Download here>>