AVOCET'S AFFINITY WITH DOOR-STOP
Avocet Hardware has announced a deal with Door-Stop International that will see the UK's favourite composite door manufacturer stock its full range of Affinity hardware.
The range, which will be available on 3-day composite doors ordered via www.door-stop.co.uk, incorporates hinges, locks, door bolts, handles, letterplates, knockers and numbers, and comes in three colours, chrome, gold and matt black.
AVOCET PRAISES GLAZERITE FOR ABS ADDITION
Avocet Hardware has praised Glazerite Windows Ltd for its decision to fit its ABS snap secure lock as standard on all of its Secured by Design (SBD) accredited doors.
Raymond Pearce, Avocet Hardware's head of UK sales, said: "Lock-snapping has become a huge issue in recent years and one of the main reasons for its rise in prevalence is the number of double glazed and uPVC doors being sold with locks that simply aren't secure."
?Glazerite?s decision to tackle this problem through the incorporation, as standard, of the UK?s safest lock in both its Wellingborough and Bolton production facilities has to be applauded and I hope others will quickly follow suit.?
NATIONWIDE PRAISES AVOCET'S 3D THINKING
One of the UK's leading window and door manufacturers, Nationwide Windows has heaped praise on Avocet's Affinity 3D hinge - a product that is so simple it can be adjusted using just an Allen key.
AVOCET CELEBRATES NATIONAL AWARDS WIN
Directors and staff at Avocet Hardware are celebrating the company's remarkable turnaround - having gone from being a business on the brink to being named winner of the Hardware Company 2013 category in the very first National Fenestration Awards (NFAs) in less than two years.
Avocet calls on Amazon to end lock-snapping tool trade
Avocet Hardware has called upon Amazon to ban the sale of tools specifically designed to assist in lock-snapping.
Brighouse-based Avocet Hardware, which manufactures the ABS snap-secure lock, says it is astonished that items such as a pocket sized snapper bar for anti-snap cylinders and a premium lock snapper bar are readily available to buy for as little as £34.95 on Amazon...