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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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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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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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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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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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