Clearview National September 2017 - Issue 190 - Page 70

PROUD SPONSOR OF DOORS & WINDOWS DOORS&WINDOWS A wealth of value from Epwin » » EPWIN WINDOW Systems new universal two-part cill means that door and window cills are installed in a two step process. The receiver is fitted during the construction process and the cill nose is fitted when the project nears completion. This product offers the solution to the perennial problem of the cill nose getting damaged. Cill noses are easily damaged - frustrating installers. This development means that damage to low level cills can be avoided. It also solves the problem of damage to cills during refurbishment projects and makes it much easier for installers to rectify any accidental damage to cills inflicted by homeowners post-installation. The universal two-part cill comes with a choice of noses, all of which are compatible with Epwin Window Systems’ profile brands, Spectus, Profile 22 and Swish Windows. The cills are also available in all 28 colours in the colour ranges. Epwin Window Systems is renowned for consistent product development. In the release of its new universal two-part cill it’s demonstrating why this approach is so intelligent and how the smallest of changes can sometimes make the biggest of differences. ODL EUROPE - A NEW ERA OF EXPANSION » » LIVERPOOL BASED VALUE added building products manufacturer and distributor, ODL Europe, has announced further expansion and stock holding of doors with the lease of a new warehouse, local to their site in Bootle. The extra space has been necessary to meet market demand for their Capstone door slab stock and extensive door components range. The company, through its Aperture Solutions brand, is now in a position to offer fast delivery across a wide range of PAS24:2016 certified composite doors including glazing cassettes, enclosed blinds and decorative glass options for your composite door needs. The new distribution facility has ample storage to keep up with the projected demand, which is very much on target for 2017 and beyond. On the manufacturing side, the company also recently invested in a further automated injection moulding machine to increase its capacity to meet customer demand in particular, its flagship TriSYS framing system. More staff have been recruited to meet the demand for their Blink Blinds sales. The Bootle factory operates 24 hours a day throughout the year. For more information please call Mark Towers on 0151 933 0299. THE VIRTU-AL COMPOSITE DOOR HAS LANDED » » A NEW BREED OF composite door has been unveiled by Virtuoso. Virtu-AL - the UK’s first aluminium textured, smooth non-woodgrain finish composite door - has been created to help installers make the most of the surging popularity of contemporary aluminium products. Described as the ‘ultimate aluminium companion’, the aluminium alternative door has been developed to complement the crisp, clean features of 70 » SE P 2017 » CL EARVI E W- UK . C O M other aluminium fenestration products to enable end users to create a cohesive look for their home. Virtually indistinguishable from a smooth, powder coated aluminium door, the Virtu-AL door is available in four sleek and modern styles which are totally exclusive to Virtuoso. The designs are complemented by a range of traditional or contemporary hardware, which includes a new inline flat pull bar. Incorporating realistic detailing and a smooth finish to replicate the appearance of an aluminium door, the Virtu-AL door consists of a 4mm GRP skin on a robust 44mm composite slab. Like all Virtuoso doors, it is available in several standard colours and it can also be sprayed to match any RAL colour in Virtuoso’s in-house spray booth. And, just like a composite door, it will not warp, twist or flake. Engineered with security in mind, the door is PAS 24 and Document Q compliant.