Clearview National September 2015 - Issue 166 - Page 10

in this ose illustrated h and ct to door widt INDUSTRYNEWS Just How Elite Can It Get? Hallmark has made significant investment in its business over recent years, and with this its 20th Anniversary, the company is preparing to launch a new range of 44mm single rebated composite doors. »»Phil Wright, Production Director at Hallmark talks to Clearview regarding the development of the new door and glass range, the benefits to the customer and other new products and services Hallmark is introducing to help support its customers. “I have been with Hallmark Panels for 24 years working at the coalface of the business, spending time with fabricators and installers and understanding their needs for PVCu and composite doors. “This in-depth knowledge of our customers has guided the continual development of our new 44mm single rebate composite door range and extensive range of glass designs and in fact, that of other products we have launched at Hallmark, as well.” Phil adds. The new range of composite doors has been introduced to complement the company’s existing ‘Elite Modern’ composite door range. The range has been E L IT E DOORS COMPOSITE L E R E B AT E 44mm SING H HA LL M AR K DO OR S PA N EL S & 10 » SE P 2015 » CL EARVI E W- UK . C O M exclusively designed by Hallmark and comprises of a vast choice of energy rated, triple glazed glass and glazing designs as well as the most up-to-date high security hardware and weather sealing features available. Phil continues: “The new door has been exclusively designed by Hallmark. Working alongside our door slab manufacturer, we wanted to produce a composite door which was unique to us and allowed us to offer our customers something different. “Utilising WHS Halo 70mm Chamfered and Rustique reinforced outer frames, the overall appearance of the door and frame is less-obtrusive and being able to offer colour banded edges enables us to offer any RAL colour, a definite must in today’s market.” The Elite 44mm composite doors are offered in a choice of seven standard colours, with the option of colour matching to an array of RAL colour choices. Fitted with the latest state-of theart, high security multipoint lock and cylinder, the door has been given Secured by Design status after conforming to PAS24/23 part 1. Other hardware benefits include high quality, three-way adjustable security hinges and a slam-shut heritage lock for further visual enhancement, requiring no external hardware. “The new 44mm single rebate door range needed to hold all the qualities and choices of our current 68mm twin rebated door range. So, we set about developing a comprehensive package which would incorporate; French doors, side and top lights, cottage and stable door options, a complete solution. “We work with a number of large fabricators, nationally and it is important to us that we have a full product range, suitable to cover all the requirements of their customer’s individual needs. Each customer is different and Hallmark has the ability to provide uniqueness from our product range for their requirements. “Whether it is the glass or door design or a twin or single rebated system, we set about ensuring the customer’s requirements are met.” concludes Phil. Hallmark has produced a fantastic colourful new brochure to accompany the launch of the new door and glass range, which will be available to customers to help promote the new range. All information for the range can be found at www.hallmarkpanels. com Other products, which complete the Hallmark offering include; cool skin PVCu panels which are available has a full range of traditional or contemporary alternatives to a composite door.