Clearview South May 2014 - Issue 150 - Page 18

INDUSTRYNEWS FREEFOAM ANNOUNCES NEW CAST IRON STYLE RAINWATER RANGE LINIAR OPEN DAYS WOW CUSTOMERS Systems house Liniar’s open days in March launched a range of new products in the revamped Derbyshire showroom. Most readers will be familiar with the Zoom conservatory roof system: purchased last year and now rebranded Liniar Zoom, it is available as a complete kit for Liniar customers. Perfectly colour matched with Liniar’s window and door range, it provides Liniar customers with a single point of guarantee for their entire conservatory installation. New design features such as the EnergyPlus rigid twin walled top cap and Liniar’s slide-on end caps mean the Liniar Zoom roof is more energy efficient and easy to fit – watch the video at, and it has a new box gutter assembly including a full suite of clip-in, sealant-free adaptors. Liniar was the first to launch a bespoke PVCu bi-fold range system in 2010, and they’ve now raised the bar again with their new ModLok™ version. The door system utilises the Liniar EnergyPlus outer frame and sash and is also tripleglazing ready. For the first time, a PVCu bi-fold can offer consumers a real alternative to aluminium. Freefoam has added a new cast iron effect range to the Freeflow rainwater system. Manufactured with long lasting PVC-U, designed to provide the authentic look and feel of traditional cast iron rainwater systems with all the benefits of a modern, low maintenance and fitter-friendly system. The cast iron effect system is available in both half round and deep styles with a full range of related Installers also get additional support, with a new installation video at http://bit. ly/LiniarBiFoldVideo. accessories to ensure a neat and professional installation. While there is a continuing emphasis on building energy efficient homes the external design and detailing of many new build developments remains traditional. Cast iron style guttering offers specifiers and property developers the ideal solution for a stylish traditional look giving homeowners a low maintenance long lasting system. The range also allows builders and renovators of period properties the option to update with modern materials without losing the charm and appeal of authentic features. The Freeflow rainwater system is co-extruded with a white interior to reduce heat absorption and expansion of gutters and features long-life advanced red compressible seals for ease of fitting and water-tight joints to ensure a leak-free performance. DESSIAN & REHAU: FRAMES WITHIN FRAMES A complete range of frames in REHAU TOTAL 70 profile are on display in a new showroom at the Dessian Products factory in Scotland for use by both trade and commercial customers. The 8m x 4m conservatory style showroom has been constructed inside the Dessian factory on the Wardpark Industrial Estate in Cumbernauld using windows and doors in REHAU TOTAL 70 under a K2 four hip feature roof. As well as casement, fully reversible and tilt and turn windows, the showroom has multifold doors, French doors and patio doors on display and both PVC and composite doors. 18 MAY 2014 In line with Dessian’s strength as a ‘One Stop Shop’ supplier, it also features door canopies, decorative glass, window dressings and even glass splash backs for customers to touch and view. Dessian has invested in the showroom to support trade customers who want to be able to bring homeowners to see the range of products available before they buy and to give commercial customers a chance to see the products in a factory setting. The new showroom is now open from Monday to Friday from 8.30 – 4.30. To read more, visit