A++ for Rockdoor

2007 was a busy year; Apple introduced the first ever iPhone, the new Wembley stadium finally opened its doors and Gordon Brown became Prime Minster. It was also the same year that we at Rockdoor started to make noise in the industry about the need for Door Energy Ratings to match windows, making it easier for homeowners and installers to know exactly what they are getting. A few years later the …

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A++ Rated Rockdoors are here!

Back in July we wrote an article about the up and coming changes in Door Energy Set Ratings (DSER’s) scheduled for 1st October 2015, which is now upon us; Door Energy Set Ratings have changed to bring them in line with window energy ratings, where the most thermally efficient window achieves an A++ rating. For clarity and consistency across the industry doors are now rated in the same way, with …

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Police may no longer be able to attend burglaries

Home security is becoming increasingly important, particularly with the possible changes to how police respond to a home burglary, making it more of priority than ever to install an Ultimate Composite Rockdoor ensuring thief’s can’t access your home. BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire recently spoke with Sara Thornton, the head of the new National Police Chiefs’ Council whom revealed police ‘may…

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A++ Rockdoors Coming soon...

From October 2015 Door Set Energy Ratings (DSER’s) are scheduled to change, but we’re not worried and neither should you be, because here at Rockdoor, we are gearing up to introduce the ‘largest collection of glazed A++ Rated composite doors in the industry’, meaning that Rockdoor installers continue to get the most thermally efficient  composite doors available. Thanks to the change of t…

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Rockdoor BSI Updated

Rockdoor, the UK's leading composite door manufacturer renowned for strength and security, has just passed its annual BSI audit with flying colours.Rockdoor was put through a series of stringent door tests designed to ensure our product remains as strong as it has always been. The BSI testing centre attacked the Rockddoor in controlled conditions with their robust equipment trying to force entry t…

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UK's Burglary Hotspots

Have you ever wondered what the chances of an intruder breaking in to your home are? New crime statistics highlighting burglary hotspots were released recently, showing some startling results. Whilst London appears to be the worst hotspot in the UK for burglaries, Manchester suburbs of Chorlton and Barlow Moor have been named areas with the highest concentrations burglaries per 1000 occupants dur…

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Rockdoor invite Merseyside Fire & Rescue service

Earlier last week Rockdoor hosted Merseyside Fire & Rescue service, after their request to practise gaining entry to our doors which are installed across the country – both domestically and commercially. We accepted their direct service request from their Chief Training Officer as in the past it has been difficult for their team to gain access through Rockdoors using standard fire and rescue equ…

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New Rockdoor Styles Prove Huge Success

Rockdoor has reported a surge in demand following the recent introduction of two new and exclusive door styles, the Vermont & Illinois. Launched in May, Rockdoor's new styles which have been added to the Ultimate Series have become instant favourites thanks to their stylish good looks and glass designs which are completely unique in the composite door market. The Vermont has been carefully designe…

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The Importance of A-Rated Windows and Doors

You can’t go too wrong when it comes to A-rated products – it’s as simple as it seems; an A-rated window or composite door is better than a C-rated window or door. The rating is a measurement of how thermally efficient a product is, based on a scale that runs between A and G with A being the most thermally efficient and G being the least thermally efficient. This is also determined by the pr…

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Are You Safe This Winter?

According to statistics, break-ins and house burglaries rise significantly during winter months – approximately by as much as 15% when UK Crime Stats compared burglaries in June to burglaries in December. Rockdoor knows that anyone wanting to mitigate the risk of being burgled would majorly benefit from investing in one of our Ultimate Series Rockdoors – as they provide the highest level of se…

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