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5 tips on using Facebook

Five new ways to use Facebook to boost your business You might have thought that Facebook was for kids but in the UK there are over 30 million Facebook users. So you might be missing a trick if your company doesn’t have a page. Here’s 5 quick steps to make Facebook work for your business. Number one – if you haven’t set up a Facebook page yet – create one today. It’s completely free of charge and a great way to promote [...]

Fully sculptured aluminium window & door suite

Aluminium windows designed for UK homes Now aluminium bi-fold doors are firmly established as a home improvement product more homeowners are looking to the slimline benefits of aluminium for replacement windows and doors as well. The problem is most aluminium windows on the market are designed for commercial. Aluminium frames are usually square in section with little kerb appeal to attract homeowners. Haven Mirage is the first aluminium window and door suite designed for the UK domestic market. Haven Mirage is a [...]

We want your installation photos!

Let us help you get great testimonials from your customers Receive £100 and be in with a chance of winning £500 worth of Dewalt power tools too! For Window Warehouse, customer testimonials have long been a great way for us to understand how we are performing and how we can continue to help your business. In the age of social media and the ‘sharing’, ‘commenting’ and ‘liking’ that comes with it, testimonials are even more useful and important for all of [...]

FlushSash is a new opportunity for installers

Heritage style windows are set to be the big trend this year. As homeowners start to spend more on improvements there’s a growing demand for windows and doors that add extra style and character to period properties. But owners still want the low maintenance, energy efficiency and security benefits that PVCu offers. With the heritage trend growing, customers have asked us for a high quality PVCu window to offer homeowners. We’ve launched the new Halo FlushSash because it fills this [...]

How to meet building control when fitting a Guardian Warm Roof

We recently heard of a company falling foul of Building Control requirements when replacing an old conservatory roof with a new Guardian Solid Warm Roof. Unless your sunlounge is used as an entrance porch you will need Building Regulations approval. For more details visit Guardian FAQs here. Below is a simple process to make sure you keep within the Building Regulation guidelines using the Building Control Approval service from ASW (Consultants) Ltd. See their website for full details. There are some costs [...]

It got to be A

More cost effective ‘A’ WER windows from Window Warehouse More homeowners that ever are asking for ‘A’ energy rated windows. In a recent survey of installers across the south coast 81% of respondents said energy ratings were important or extremely important in selling windows to homeowners. Against this demand for ‘A’ energy rated windows it’s easy to lose sales or profit by having to use a more expensive glass unit. We started working with customers a long time ago to make sure [...]

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 [...]