Yale National Home Security Month

The month of October is National Home Security Month (NHSM) and as you know, security is our biggest priority here at Rockdoor. As the dark nights start to set in, homes are at their most vulnerable.

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Murder on the Steet

In the first episode of BBC2s new crime documentary ‘The Detectives’ gave Rockdoor a fantastic endorsement…

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Rockdoor Back Doors

When it comes to making our homes as safe as possible, the first port of call is a secure front door

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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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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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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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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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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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‘A’ giant leap forward in Composite Doors

Products that come complete with eco-friendly credentials are a fact of life these days. So it’s all too easy to forget that this is a very recent development. Yet, as far back as 2007, at Rockdoor we were pushing for a major change in our industry: the introduction of energy ratings for composite doors. We did this because we recognised energy ratings as being valuable both to our customers and…

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A guide to A-Rated Composite Doors by Rockdoor

Energy efficiency within the home is fast becoming one of the main concerns across the country with homeowners, and for some heating a home can feel like the best part of paying a second mortgage. A Guide to A-Rated Composite Doors An exterior facelift, such as updating your windows and doors not only gives your home better kerb appeal, but also the biggest rewards in terms of helping you save mon…

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