Pro Installer August 2016 - Issue 41 ISSUE 41 | AUGUST 2016 FREE » 11 Finishing touches » 14 Brexit effect on technical standards » 25 Window buyer’s guide » 36 Hassle-free ordering LOCKEX 2016 SUPPORTS PILGRIM BANDITS CHARITY With many ex-service people choosing security and locksmithing as their second career when they retire from the armed forces, organisers of Lockex, the pioneering new exhibition for locksmiths and auto-locksmiths, has nominated Pilgrim Bandits Charity as its chosen charity when the show debuts at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, next month from 16th to 18th September. Hosted by the locksmith industry’s leading trade magazine, The Locksmith Journal, part of Clearview Group and Pro Installer’s sister publication, the show has been designed to deliver exactly what locksmiths want to do and see at an exhibition, based on research carried out with the magazine’s readership. Exhibitors from an array of renowned industry suppliers will be representing hardware and security, along with an extensive programme of workshops and seminars presented by industry experts. Lockex Director, Rob Exley, was first introduced to Pilgrim Bandits Charity when he attended a local music event in aid of the charity. Pilgrim Bandits Charity was established by a small group of Special Forces veterans in 2007 with the sole aim of using their unique training and experience to help and inspire wounded soldiers to live life Continues on page 02 Is your supplier letting you down ? from only £365 per leaf Handy tips on van resale. P39. Business confidence at ‘four-year low’. P43. Aluminium £ GET A PRICE COMPARISON TODAY V Visofold Aluminium Bi-Fold Doors /madefortrade PRO-INSTALLER_front_page_bifolds_Aug 2016.indd 1 @madefortrade1 Tel: 01642 610798 Fax: 01642 671026 14/07/2016 14:06