Alunet – the profile behind the JA48 Bifold

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You’ve read about our JA-48 Bifold system, but do you know about Alunet the team behind the profile? Alunet are the UK’s fastest growing system supplier of bifolding and sliding doors. In the ever-evolving realm of home design and architecture, innovations continue to emerge that push the boundaries of aesthetics, functionality, and sustainability. One such […]

A Step-by-Step Guide: How to Toe and Heel

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Toeing and heeling glass is a critical technique used in the installation of large glass panels or windows. This process involves precisely aligning and securing the glass to ensure stability, proper weight distribution, and optimal performance. In our latest blog, we will provide an overview on how to toe and heel glass, enabling you to […]

What are the UK building regulations on trickle vents?

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In the United Kingdom, building regulations have specific requirements regarding the installation of trickle vents in windows. Trickle vents are small, adjustable openings typically located at the top of aluminium windows, bifolds or frames that allow controlled ventilation while maintaining security and reducing the risk of condensation. These regulations aim to ensure proper airflow, energy […]

The Evolution of Aluminum Bi Folding Doors: A Journey of Innovation and Style

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Aluminum bi folding doors have become a popular choice in modern architecture, offering a seamless connection between indoor and outdoor spaces. These versatile doors combine functionality, aesthetics, and space-saving benefits. In this blog, we will take a journey through the history of aluminum bi-folding doors, exploring their evolution, features, and the impact they have made […]

Here’s why you should consider Cortizo

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In the realm of modern architecture and construction, Cortizo has emerged as a leading provider of innovative aluminum systems. With a focus on quality, sustainability, and design versatility, Cortizo offers a range of products that redefine the possibilities of architectural solutions. In this blog, we will explore the benefits and contributions of Cortizo in transforming […]

What is Low E Glass and How Does it Work?

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As the world embraces sustainable practices and energy-efficient solutions, Low-E (Low-Emissivity) glass has emerged as a game-changer in the construction industry. With its remarkable ability to control heat transfer and optimize natural light, Low-E glass is revolutionizing building design and energy consumption. In this blog, we will explore the benefits and applications of Low-E glass […]

Embrace Elegance and Functionality: The Benefits of French Doors

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French doors have long been admired for their timeless beauty and classic appeal. These exquisite doors, characterized by their large glass panels and divided light design, bring a touch of elegance and sophistication to any home. However, the benefits of French doors extend far beyond their aesthetic charm. In this blog post, we will explore […]

How Do JUST Aluminium Bifolds Benefit Open Plan Living Spaces?

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Aluminium bifold doors offer several benefits in open plan living spaces. Here are some advantages of using aluminium bifolds in such environments: Overall, aluminium bifolds contribute to the open and airy ambiance of open plan living spaces. They provide functionality, aesthetics, and flexibility while maximizing natural light, views, and indoor-outdoor connectivity. Why not get an […]

What are the benefits of purchasing supply only windows and doors?

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Supply-only windows and doors refer to the purchase of our products without the accompanying installation service. Here are some advantages of opting for supply-only bifolds, sliding doors and windows: It’s important to note that while supply-only windows offer these advantages, they also require careful planning and coordination to ensure a successful installation. If you’re not […]

Do I need Planning Permission?

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In the UK, planning permission is required for various types of development and changes to properties such as extensions or updating your doors and windows. The specific circumstances that require planning permission can vary, so it’s important to consult with your local planning authority or a professional architect or planner to determine the requirements for […]