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New stay guard exceeds BS7950 requirements

We’ve changed to the new high tensile steel Stay-Guard Elite for all Haven casement windows. This new stay guard provides even better security and has achieved the highest load rate for any friction stay defence device – over twice the requirement of the BSI pass. Stay-Guard is protected to a standard of 350 hours salt spray resistance. And unlike many devices there are no route holes penetrating the reinforcement chamber keeping moisture out. It is now standard on our range of Haven [...]

Rowner Estate gets a makeover from Window Warehouse

A former Ministry of Defence housing estate has been transformed from boarded up shells to desirable private housing with the aid of Window Warehouse, the Portsmouth-based Halo fabricator who completed the project ahead of time. The Rowner Estate in Portsmouth, built by the Ministry for naval personnel and their families during the 1960s, is now owned by Annington Homes. When the homes were deemed surplus to requirements by the MoD and handed back to Annington, they decided to refurbish the [...]

Your profit is safe with Haven Bi-fold doors

Lots of trade fabricators have jumped on the bi-fold door bandwagon but when it goes wrong it’s the installer who suffers and loses money. It takes experience and a good deal of skill to manufacture bi-folds that fit right first time and work without a problem. Window Warehouse manufactures bi-folds doors in its dedicated door factory and has been fabricating for over 25 years. We know how to avoid the pitfalls and how to make top quality doors that our [...]

Bi-fold doors in PVCu or Aluminium – let your customers choose

Because we make bi-fold doors with either aluminium or PVCu frames you can easily get a comparison quote for both. So you can quickly give your customers a choice without having to spend time getting extra prices in. The demand for bi-fold doors is still growing and forecast to increase until 2015. Homeowners are now much more aware of bi-fold doors and want choices and options. We’ve made it easy for you to show customers a range of bi-fold doors [...]

CE Marking is made easy for Window Warehouse customers

CE marking of windows and doors is now a legal requirement for most window and doors. We are supplying all glazed windows and doors to you with CE mark documentation. If you buy frames from us and glass elsewhere you will need to CE mark your own windows and doors. You can download our CE mark guide notes and all the document templates you need to CE mark your windows and doors from our website here The CE marking process is [...]

Why customers are selling more Palladio Doors

When we asked customers why they were selling more Palladio Doors they all agreed that if you show a cut out sample of a Palladio door and compare it to a cut out of a foam filled composite, Palladio will win every time. The construction is so different from foam filled composite doors and consumers can easily see why Palladio is already the leading entrance door in Ireland. The thing about Palladio doors is the unique patented monocoque structure. Unlike a [...]