Is Your Door Really A++ Rated

Across our range of Front, Back, Stable and French Doors we have over 25 styles of doors with an energy rating of A++ to choose from. With some composite and GRP door manufacturers claiming they offer A++,  how do you know exactly what you are getting when you order a door for your home? This is where the BFRC comes in; the BFRC is an independent authority that verifies the energy efficiency rat…

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What you need to know about Composite Doors

Choosing the right door for your home can be a tough decision particularly as choosing a poor quality door can leave you out of pocket and could potentially leave you and your family vulnerable to threats such as burglary. Composite doors are becoming the first choice for many, whether it’s a front or back door, over the years homeowners have learnt that a composite door is the best way to keep …

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Rockdoor Spot the difference

You’d easily be forgiven for thinking that the two below doors hold the same energy and security rating as each other, after all, a white composite door is the same as any other isn’t it?! North West based approved Rockdoor Installers, Howarth & Winnard were recently called out to the above property, a new build estate near Wigan after the homeowners were concerned about their safety after a …

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Rockdoor Door Designer

As you will have noticed Rockdoor.com has a new and improved look, and to go with it we have also developed an impressive new Door Designer tool, that not only gives the full range of domestic Rockdoors with 13 colours and over 50 glass designs to choose from, but also allows you to upload the image on to your home – it’s never been easier. The new Door Designer allows you to really visualise…

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New Look Rockdoor.com

It’s well documented that Rockdoor leads the way in the composite door market in terms of innovation, style, strength and energy efficiency, possibly some of the reason why we are chosen by almost a million homeowners throughout the UK to provide quality front and back doors. February is an exciting month for us at Rockdoor, we have a host of new marketing material available for homeowners and f…

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As recently reported in Liverpool Echo and BBC News, Granby’s Turner Prize Winning Streets have come a long way since they became almost irreparable after the Toexth Riots in 1981. With some residents refusing to leave the area they had grown up in, a few locals set to work painting and planting in an attempt to improve their beloved streets. To the excitement of many locals, the Granby 4 Street…

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Newark Rockdoor at Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner, which means you may have family and friends coming from afar to stay, or you could be one of the lucky few planning to jet off on holiday for the festive period, unfortunately both of these scenarios can often mean that your home is an obvious target for thief’s who see opportunity when they see an empty house, or a house with extra guests meaning extra posse…

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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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