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    Veka extends Black & White guides for Scotland and Wales

    The systems house has also updated the original version covering England, which was launched at the FIT Show with information on how all its window systems can meet a U-value of 1.2 W/m2K. The new...

    DHF issues further post-Brexit UKCA guidance

    The Door and Hardware Federation has issued further updates on the use of UKCA markings in place of the former CE system, with the publication of a supplement to its ‘code of practice’ documents...

    Govt backs down on Doc L door measures after GGF lobbying

    Government housing officials have agreed to amend the new Document L energy efficiency standards after GGF technical officers showed it would have been literally impossible for some bi-fold and patio doors to comply with...

    BFRC kick-starts the quiet revolution with first noise label signing

    The BFRC is hoping to sign more big names very soon after welcoming Deceuninck as the first member of its new Noise Reduction Rating Scheme. The initiative, launched last year https://www.the-glazine.com/?p=359 means the systems house will now...

    Yale White Paper tackles trickle vent regs

    Yale Door and Window Solutions has launched a white paper “Meeting the guidance on ventilation: A guide to ensuring your windows comply with Approved Document F for air quality”, in association with the Glass...

    Quickslide gains another gold

    Quickslide, has been awarded a Gold CMS Mark from certification body CENSolutions for the sixth year, scoring 100% for its aluminium windows and doors, 96% for its PVC products and 98% for its insulated...

    Pyroguard gains ISO 14001:2015

    Pyroguard, part of the Technical Fire Safety Group, has achieved ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management standard across its UK sites. The ISO 14001 standard outlines the most effective ways to put a successful environmental management system...

    June 15? – Veka spells it out in black and white

    Veka has launched a new clear and concise guide to how all its window systems can meet a U-value of 1.2 W/m2K or lower when the revised Building Regs come into force next month.The...

    Endurance outlines performance credentials

    Endurance Doors has confirmed that its engineered timber door platform complies with the new legislation coming into force in June this year. Managing director Stephen Nadin said: “The new changes to Approved Document L building...

    Overpriced and overdue – CSCS warns over third-party card sales

    Site workers are being warned about being charged excessive sums for Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) cards after complaints by applicants being charged almost double by unaffiliated third-party websites for cards as well as...