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NAPIT Blog – The Electrical Challenges of Summer

Chairman of the NAPIT Trade Association, Frank Bertie, discusses the various types of electrical work to expect during the remainder of summer and how to ensure safety for homeowners. Whilst we are almost halfway through the Summer, there are still many things that...

GGF OFFERS SUPPORT FOLLOWING FIRE TRAGEDY

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) would like to express its deepest sympathies to all who have been affected by the terrible and tragic fire at Grenfell Tower in West London. Whilst our thoughts are with those victims of the tragedy at this time, it is important...

GGF Well Prepared for Post-Election Changes

Following last week’s General Election, the GGF is well prepared to adapt its strategies and activities whatever form the Government takes and regardless of any policy and personnel changes in Government departments. Like the rest of the UK, the GGF must wait to see...

GGF Shortlisted for Three TAF Awards

The GGF was delighted to hear the news that it has been shortlisted as a finalist in three categories for the Trade Association Forum (TAF) Awards 2017. The three categories that GGF has been nominated for are: BEIS Sector Representation of the Year (for the GGF...

GGF ESTABLISHES SYSTEMS HOUSE GROUP 

In 2016, many Window and Door System Companies joined the Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF). Due to the level, quantity and quality of those Members, the Federation has now fully established a new specific GGF ‘Systems House Group’. The scope of the Group was...

GGF Delight at “Best Ever” FIT Show

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) was delighted to be part of the FIT Show held at Birmingham’s NEC from 23rd - 25th May. The show attracted a record number of almost 10,000 visitors and over 250 companies exhibited over an incredibly busy three days that...

NHIC Manifesto 2017-22

[pdf-embedder url="http://www.nhic.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/NHIC-Manifesto-2017-rev0405.pdf" title="NHIC Manifesto 2017-rev0405"] Representing organisations working together to improve the quality of existing homes in the...

NHIC issues ‘Five Point Plan’ for Government

The National Home Improvement Council today launched their industry -led manifesto outlining five key areas it feels the next UK Government should focus on alongside negotiating Britain’s departure from the European Union. While the next UK Government will face many...

NHIC Annual Awards – Guest Speaker Confirmed

We are pleased to announce that this year’s principal guest at the NHIC Annual Awards is Dr Peter Bonfield OBE FREng, Chief Executive of BRE and Chairman for the Review of Consumer Protection, Advice, Standards and Enforcement for UK Housing Energy Efficiency and...

GGF Launches New Triple Glazing Guide

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) is pleased to announce the launch of a new “Triple Glazing Guide”. This guidance document is to help guide manufacturers, and installers of Triple Glazing in the UK. In recent years the use of Triple Glazing (Insulating Glass...