As a businessman, I understand that the customer is my priority. I also know that should I fail to balance customer expectations with the needs our fabrication operation we’ll be in a pickle. Success is about give and take. It’s about the right prices, not the […]
There was a time when having a big business with a brand that everyone knew and respected was a prime corporate objective. Building and protecting the image was critical because the brand signified trust, shouting loud and clear that the organisation was at the forefront of development, stood for quality and had responsibility running […]
Lancs Trade were delighted to attend the Platinum Ball in Formby at the weekend raising funds for Southport Queenscourt Hospice. A big thank you for the bid on the four tickets to watch City versus Everton in December, they raised £3100.00 for a great cause.
We’ve never met a homeowner who doesn’t want a good lock on their door. Even though they may not understand the locksmith buzzwords, they want real security. They want a lock that doesn’t give up when it’s attacked. Meet Ultion Ultion is the business. It’s a TS007 3-star, Sold Secure Diamond rated cylinder made by […]
For a long time, we’ve been offering two different astragal bars, one from Spectus, the other made by Kömmerling. Both have their fans, but after a lot of thinking, we’ve made a decision that a single option will work better – both for us and ultimately, for you. We’ve picked the Kömmerling alternative because more […]
The National Fenestration Awards have released their shortlist for 2018 and it’s great to see we have made the list for fabricator/manufacturer of the year. We pride ourselves on being one of the country’s leading window, door and conservatory manufacturers and feel proud to have been selected from amongst hundreds of nominees.
The British Board of Agrément (BBA) is a leading supplier of certification for fabricators operating in the glazing industry. Certification is both a badge demonstrating competence and an indicator of high professional standards. BBA certification requires fabricators to undergo an audit, and Lancashire Trade Frames has recently been through such a process with regard to […]
No doubt, you’ll have heard of the Big Macmillan Coffee Morning (if not, where have you been these last few years?) It’s a simple idea, we get together for coffee and we use the occasion to raise a few pounds to support Macmillan’s amazing work supporting those with cancer. This year, the event is happening […]
To some, the investment we’ve made in new aluminium fabrication equipment over recent months will appear to be a bold move carrying a large element of risk, but I don’t agree with that viewpoint. Obviously, as MD of the business, I know the facts and I’d describe our move as “considered”. Believe me, there was […]
The composite doors that are topping the charts The world seems to be filled with composite doors – vast choices, great colours and a huge range of glazing cassettes. But when it comes to placing an order, homeowners keep heading back to four key designs. We know why. Every one of these four smash-hit door […]