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Business operations and opening hours during COVID-19 restrictions

Just a quick note to advise that we are taking all the precautions recommended by the government during this period. We are open for business and are despatching orders on a daily basis Monday – Friday, which are our normal working hours. In order to comply with recommendations all staff members who can work from home are doing so. We’ve split our office and warehouse / production teams into “A” and “B” teams. The idea is that theses teams will work alternate weeks in order to reduce the chances of... Read More

Touch latch plasterboard door access panel with beaded frame 20/01/2020

Plasterboard door access panels with touch latch locks

New range of beaded frame access panels with touch latch locks now in stock. Designed for projects where an incredibly discreet access panel is required. The touch latch locks mean no visible lock aperture in the door, the beaded frame and door are plastered with the surrounding wall or ceiling so the panel simply blends in. The access panel is supplied with a 12.5mm plasterboard door insert fitted. The panel is just 20mm deep, (Note the two touch catch lock bodies are 49mm deep) the frame has pre-drilled fixing holes... Read More

glass rooflight 06/01/2020

New product: Anthracite Grey Glass Roof lights

Glass rooflights are an incredible way to increase the amount of natural light entering buildings with flat roofs. The new range offers fixed or opening glass rooflights with a number of premium features at a surprisingly competitive price point...

24/04/2019

Help us raise funds for Martin House Children’s Hospice

We’re proud to support Martin House Children’s Hospice. This amazing charity supports children and young people with life-limiting conditions, and their families, across West, North and East Yorkshire. Their vision is that every child and young person has access to palliative care when and where they need it.” West, North and East Yorkshire is an area of 5,000 sq miles and has a population of 4 million. The charity are heavily reliant on donations and fundraising in order to continue to be able to operate. Four of our team; Bob... Read More

Wetherby High School F1 in Schools 20/02/2019

F1 in Schools – Supporting Wetherby High School

F1 in schools is an initiative which is designed to help change the perceptions of science, technology, engineering and maths. The idea is to create a fun, fast paced learning environment for young people between the ages of 9-19 to get a taste of what careers in engineering, Formula One, Science, Marketing and Technology have to offer. The initiative involves students designing, building and racing their own scale model cars in a series of rounds which culminates in a national championship, held at Silverstone. We were delighted to learn that... Read More

Open your loft hatch with the press of a button 30/01/2019

Open your loft hatch with the press of a button

Make opening your loft as easy as possible with a Stira electrically powered loft hatch and ladder. The high quality unit is a combined loft hatch and ladder which is operated with a handy remote control. A simple push of a button lowers the loft hatch, all you have to do is to unfold the ladder (see our product listing for a video showing how easy this is). The hatch is hand made and features a number of innovative features including a battery backup so the hatch will operate in... Read More

AOV Smoke Vents Now available 18/01/2019

Smoke Vent AOVs (EN 12101-2 Certified) – Now Available

An increase in the construction of high rise buildings has been driven by our cities becoming more densely populated. There is an increasing need for smoke control and access systems to ensure these buildings are safe places to work and live. We’re pleased to announce we’re an official stockist of Brett Martin Mardome Trade Smoke Vents. The smoke vent is a rooflight with a Polycarbonate lid designed to be easily installed on flat and shallow pitched roofs. The dome provides natural light as well as natural smoke and heat exhaust,... Read More