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Busiest Pre-Christmas we can remember

Phew ! Traditionally in November and December we are finding things to do as sales hibernate for the festivities. Not this year. November was our busiest for five years and at mid December we are happy to report that the customers are still coming in. We would like to wish all of our valued clients, suppliers and hard working staff a great Christmas and a Happy New Year. Read More

Too busy to finish the showroom

Apologies to visitors but our showroom changes are still unfinished Brexit has not slowed down anything when it comes to home improvements it seems Many clients are suggesting that it they have finally decided to not move and improve instead. A shortage of decent properties and concern about where house prices are going along with high stamp duty and moving fees currently make home improvements a good move We can also confirm that the trend from DIY to Do It For Me is one that is rapidly taking hold out there Good news for us but not for finishing the showroom We appreciate your patience and promise to get everything completed by the end of summer Then it is on to phase two The new Glass-Box Room… Read More

Referendum on Roofing

At last the referendum is here. So we carried out our own inter office vote at the same time. What is the way forward for conservatory roof design over the next five years ? Narrowly winning are lightweight tiled roofs followed by specialist glass and coming up strong on the rails… a return to flat roofing with glass panels. The future is looking good for us in or out of Europe as we have all these covered in our Conservatory and Orangery Design Portfolio. We look forward to serving the Great British public whether IN or OUT of the union… Read More

New Products on the way

Cutting Edge Glazing is where we want to be whether for new rooms or creating feature areas in beautiful homes Watch this space for the following product additions this year: Admiral Glassbox Aluminium Verandas Specialist Large Span Aluminium The Show Centre will feature all of these by the end of this year to reflect our new Design and Build Ethos… Read More

Show Centre Re-Building Underway

Building One is up and just requires finishing touches as you can see from the image. It is a tiled roof complete with a series of roof windows. Aluminium framed doors and windows create a modern feel to the room. Read More

Aluminium on the Rise

It is becoming apparent that the trend is heading very much in the direction of Aluminium as a frame material for windows doors and particularly Glazed Living Rooms. We are introducing some fabulous Aluminium door and window products over the next few months along with a complete re-design of our Show Centre. Conservatory Centre has become Design Centre and is about to become an innovative Area for design in Glass Living. Exciting Times here. Read More

Shades of Grey

First it was brown rather than white, green for conservatories and now we are being asked for ‘something different’ when clients replace their windows and doors. How about Agate Grey…? Looks nice on this recent installation. The switch to colours gathers even more pace !… Read More

Ultrasky Lanterns becoming the contemporary lantern choice

The trend is for home extensions with lots of glass, perhaps bi-folding doors and a lantern above to throw light into the room. The lantern can let the look down if is too bulky and has conservatory roof framing. Ultra-Sky solves this problem with minimum roof bars and maximum glass. Looks incredibly cool and we can either install or supply only Call or e mail for prices. Read More

Glazed Living

Ten years ago you would have described our rooms as Conservatories but as our clients become more discerning we are shifting very much into a new world of Glazed Structures. Buyers want light and view but they also want to see more walls and the facility to open up the room to the elements. Frame colours are no longer predominantly white either. Grey, Green, Black and combination shades are very much requested as seen here with a recent installation. Read More

National recognition for Admiral Windows

Admiral are pleased to report that one of our timber installations has been featured extensively in this months national Home Building and Renovating magazine. Our clients property is a beautiful oak framed new-build home where aesthetics are so vital to the project. In partnership with our timber windows manufacturer George Barnsdale and under the discerning brief of the architect and client we have added timeless glazing to the property. The magazine goes into detail on the importance of fitting the right glazing to such properties, We are proud to be associated with such an amazing project and a PDF copy of the article is available on request. Read More