Young at heart

Affordable Windows

What does a modern fabricator look like? We talked to Affordable Windows Systems’ Head of Marketing Amelia Gaughan and Sales Manager Ryan Fisher to find out.

Meet the standards you expect yourself

Martin Corcoran, Rapid Frame

Managing Director of Walsall-based Rapid Frame Martin Corcoran says choosing your suppliers carefully will help you meet market demands. Established in 1998, Rapid Frame began life supplying trade customers nationwide with market-leading products, but quickly developed a retail arm which brought significant benefits across the board, according to owner and Managing Director of Rapid Frame […]

Market challenges

aluplast’s managing director in the UK Keith White discusses some of the challenges in the window industry, and why he remains optimistic.

The long-term view

As we enter the second quarter of 2023, the market for windows and doors in the UK still remains reasonably buoyant, despite the warnings of a downturn – even a recession. “I think the market has remained reasonably robust,” Ian Cocken, aluplast’s Director of Sales and Marketing, says, “even if there are challenges that have […]

PAS24 success for aluplast’s Flush Door

aluplast's flush door

aluplast’s new open-out Flush Door is robust, fully secure and weather-tight, having successfully passed the rigorous PAS24:2016 and BS6375-2:2009 testing procedures. aluplast launched the Flush Door in 2022 to suite perfectly with its Flush Casement Window, allowing fabricators and installers to target higher value projects where a uniform appearance is desired. Like aluplast’s Flush Casement, […]