A Cut Above the Rest

Thousands of properties across Lancashire benefit from the security of a Rockdoor composite door, but while the doors protect homes and businesses they can also make it difficult to enable access in emergency situations. While acknowledging the high levels of safety and security against burglary that a Rockdoor affords (both front doors and back doors), Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service also identi…

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Rockdoor's Fire Service Visit

Fire Service visit Rockdoor to put the UK's leading composite door through its paces. Update to appear next week. …

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Disturbing rise in lock snapping for uPVC Doors.

A recent news article published on the BBC news website has found that lock snapping ‘a technique used to snap a lock barrel in two to gain access to a home’ has accounted for a quarter of all burglaries in West Yorkshire since 2009. Unfortunately this is not ‘new’ news in the replacement door industry, and has been a common reason many homeowners across the UK have upgraded their old u…

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Once upon a time I was a highly desirable symbol of class, good taste and quality. Now I’m a shadow of my former self, unable to compete with the cutting edge technology of composite doors, which combine aesthetics as stunning as mine, with minimal maintenance, fuel efficiency and ultra security. Elegant in my youth, I’m now shabby and self conscious, as I haven’t been given the TLC …

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Black is the new White for Composite Doors....

Well not quite….. but sales figures from Rockdoor prove that Black composite doors have grown in popularity so much, that they have over taken all other colours such as red, green and blue by some margin. The much sought after Black Rockdoor is the second most popular colour behind white Rockdoors, as Black complements many styles of property regardless of the brick colour. Popular styles …

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Deaf ear for burglar alarms

Home burglar alarms are becoming a thing of the past, with more and more people regarding them as noise pollution rather than a burglar deterrent. [caption id="attachment_214" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Burglar Alarm"][/caption] 10 or 20 years ago, if an alarm was heard it would instantly result in neighbours checking the property, or calling the police to check front doors, bac…

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Happy New Year from Rockdoor

Start the new year off with a new composite door from Rockdoor, and make it your resolution to join the composite door revolution….! [caption id="attachment_207" align="alignright" width="212" caption="Rockdoor "][/caption] A Rockdoor composite front door or back door will add a distinctive charm and elegance to your home, whether modern or traditional, as the realistic wood grain appearan…

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Rockdoor supports Children in Need

Composite door manufacturer Rockdoor are proud to have helped DIY S.O.S with their biggest project to date – a complete refurbishment of a community youth centre in Norris Green in Liverpool, in aid  of Children in Need which was broadcast on the 10th November. The community centre was originally an old boys club built over 50 years ago and resembles two dated aircraft hangers side by side. …

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Door Energy Ratings (DER's)

[caption id="attachment_181" align="alignright" width="195" caption="Door Energy Ratings"][/caption] Rockdoor is pleased to confirm that Door Energy Ratings (DER's) are here at long last.  For over 4 years Rockdoor has been pushing for the introduction of DER's as a simple and widely recognised method of informing customers with regards the energy efficency of Rockdoors. DER's are a volunt…

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Rockdoor Corner Sample

One of the best ways to test the strength and security of a Rockdoor is to simply open and close one, but we realise this isn’t always possible. So, the next best option is to view a Rockdoor composite door corner sample, which is available through many of our installers across the UK. The corner sample demonstrates why Rockdoor is regarded by many as the best composite door available on the …

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