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Work starts on the new Showsite Orangery Display

The walls are up ready for our new timber and aluminium Orangery building at the Alconbury Show Centre. The completed room will be free standing with Bi Folding Doors and Timber Windows complete with traditional astragal bars. The lantern and Orangery roof will display the unique Admiral Orangery Solution. Watch this space for the completed image and a full PDF download of the construction. Read More

Blinds inside the Glass

It seems that the customers search for the ‘different’ when it comes to home improvements becomes more apparent by the year. This installation shows a typical request. Bi-Fold doors to open up the whole wall, along with blinds in between the glass units to save on cleaning and a woodgrain finish aluminium. We are always happy to oblige. Try and test our design and supply service for yourselves. Read More

England may have flopped but Admiral had fun and raised money for EACH

The World Cup was a major disappointment for England fans who will have to wait another two years before once more dreaming of glory in the European Championships. Thanks to our friends attending the Admiral World Cup BBQ we managed to raise £615 for our nominated charity East Anglia Childrens Hospices. Seen presenting the sum is Nadine Goldsworthy who did her bit on the day along with all our staff. Thanks to everyone who attended and assisted on what was a real fun occasion for all, especially the kids. Read More

English Glasshouse Franchise

Admiral are proud to announce that they have been selected as appointed distributors for The English Glasshouse company. This division of the highly succesful Timber company has been formed due to the unprecedented demand for the company to make their timber window range available in the form of modern and traditional Orangery designs. Read More

Double Glazing finally comes of age

The general public may be blissfully unaware of it but there has been a massive change in the double glazing industry over the past couple of years. Some forty years ago the double glazed window arrived to take over from secondary sliding double glazing that fitted inside the original wooden windows. At that time the main replacement window and door on offer was made of aluminium and the sealed glazing units were constructed with a tiny 6mm air gap. Whereas the sealed unit double glazing was better than single glass or sliding internal secondary units, it really didn’t improve the performance by much. The draught seals were good but had an unfortunate side effect when allied to the solid aluminium frames…winter condensation! Seeing the success of the replacement window, companies were quick to develop a thermal break in the aluminium… Read More

Bi Fold Doors in demand

Just 12 months ago we introduced our Easyfold Aluminium Bi-folding doors range and already it is proving to be the product of the moment. Despite being on the internet for more than ten years with conservatories, the Easyfold door is attracting as many enquiries as conservatories right now. Available in any colour and oozing quality from the smooth gliding roller assemblies to the beautiful stainless handles, any property is enhanced by the folding wall of glass that Easyfold provides. Call about yours before the summer rush!… Read More

Admiral Wins Retailer of the Year Award

Admiral Homespace was awarded the accolade ‘Retailer of the Year’ in the 2009 Huntingdonshire Business Awards on Friday evening at a gala dinner hosted by Archant Newspapers. The compere for the evening Stewart White of BBC Look East fame, is a regular presenter for the annual awards now in their thirteenth year. Steve Thorogood the Managing Director of Admiral thanked Stewart and the sponsors on behalf of his team and was delighted when Stewart remembered that it is the second time that Admiral have won the award, the first being in 2003. Admiral Homespace cover Cambs, Beds, Northants and Hertfordshire designing and installing home improvements such as windows, doors, loft conversions and flat roofing as well as conservatories. The judges were impressed with Admirals ability to increase sales during the current recession and diversify into new products whilst maintaining… Read More

Evolution takes the market by STORM

Evolution Frames our partner manufacturers have introduced STORM the most aesthetically pleasing maintenance free window system available in the UK. 150 national dealers were shown the product during September and Admiral were first to receive showroom samples now proudly on display at Alconbury and Roxton. We predict that this window will be the biggest seller of 2010. Read More

Launch of timber windows showroom

The weekend of September 18 to 20 sees the official opening of our new timber windows showroom. All are welcome to join us to celebrate our appointment as a national showroom for There will be refreshments available along with some weekend only special offers!… Read More

Window Sales on the increase

Customers have stopped considering as house move and are instead looking after the one they are in. Window sales are up 25% on last year. Flat roofing sales are up 40%. Conservatories are holding up nicely. Hopefully people will start treating their houses as homes again… a side benefit of this credit crunch. Read More