“Burglary stats make a compelling case for 3-star security”

New analysis of burglary statistics supports the case for spending more on door security, argues Mila's technical director

“External shading is the answer”

As climate change fuels hotter temperatures, external shading products will become even more important, says Caribbean Blinds UK's MD

Future homes: “The supply chain must rally together”

It is critical for the supply chain to work together, to help meet the new Future Homes requirements, argues Solar Fabrications' MD

“We need to work harder to win sales”

Retailers can no longer rely on seasonality to deliver sales, says Hurst Doors' sales director

Future Homes: “We need to make triple glazing viable. Now”

Now is the time to start making triple glazing a viable option, argues Edgetech's MD, before the Future Homes Standard comes into force

“It’s a harder market but there’s still demand”

This year may be harder than last, but there are still opportunities for glazing businesses, says Victorian Sliders' group MD

“After Duraflex, is the future secure?”

What does the Duraflex exit mean for our industry's fabricators, and their customers? Emplas' group MD offers his view

“Don’t fear a shifting market”

Though the headlines read badly, there are still opportunities in the current market, explains Deceuninck's MD

“The aluminium market is resilient”

"We're seeing a remarkable degree of resilience in the aluminium market," says Emmegi UK's MD, "and there are several very good reasons why"

“CE or UKCA? I’ve answered your FAQs”

Addressing confusion over CE and UKCA marking, Mila's technical director offers answers to some frequently asked questions