A Premier installation

PDR Construction approached us to tender for the entrance canopy works at a brand-new building they were constructing for the Premier Inn hotel chain in Haywards Heath, West Sussex. The canopy requested by the architect working alongside PDR Construction was of a similar specification to our Kensington Wall Mounted Entrance Canopy, so we therefore put this product forward in our tender. The Kensington Wall Mounted Entrance Canopy features a galvanised steel frame which can be powder coated in any RAL … Continue reading

Making an entrance

Entrances to commercial buildings and industrial sites are often difficult spaces to cover. The balance between practical weather protection and aesthetic fit make for a design challenge. The examples shown here from recent installations demonstrate how our canopy systems can be used to meet the needs for shelter at distinctly different sites. The Hilton Hotel in York commissioned our Kensington Mono Pitch free standing canopy to provide a clear focal point for the hotel entrance. This canopy is a robust … Continue reading

Installation of the Month

Britannia Village Primary School was undergoing building works at their site in Newham, London. MT Build, a Building Contractors in Chelmsford that we were already working with, on project at a nearby school, explained that they needed an entrance canopy to provide weather protection to those entering and leaving the building that they had just finished constructing. Taking into consideration the budgets and the building style, we offered the school two canopies, The Kensington Junior Wall Mounted Entrance Canopy and … Continue reading

Product Launch – The Beck Entrance Canopy

Today is the exciting launch of the Beck Entrance Canopy which is a stylish, mono-pitch  canopy. It works well with many buildings, in particular modern buildings due to its flat roof, perforated stainless steel brackets and stainless steel tie rods that support the canopy. The Beck is the perfect cost effective, weather proof canopy for entrances, walkways and windows. It protects against all weather conditions including rain, wind and the sun, blocking high levels of harmful UV rays. This canopy has … Continue reading

New Product Launch – The Abberton Entrance Canopy

The latest addition to our entrance canopies range is the Abberton. This is a stylish, cantilevered canopy that has an industrial feel due to its perforated steel brackets. The main frame is made from aluminium and is covered with high strength polycarbonate roof panels. The Abberton will fit in with many industry sectors and is the perfect shelter solution for industrial, healthcare, education and retail settings. It can span the whole length of your building, creating large, sheltered areas above … Continue reading

New Product Launch – The Redford Entrance Canopy

The Redford is the latest addition to our new range of high quality, cost effective entrance canopies. Although these structures are classed as small entrance canopies, the Redford along with many others in the range can be manufactured in any length, allowing you to create cover to the whole span of your building! The Redford entrance canopy is a contemporary structure that has a simple design with a deep curve. This allows it to offer extra protection from the weather, … Continue reading

Get Decorative with the Earlswood

As mentioned in my previous blog post, we are launching a new selection of small, cost effective entrance canopies that are constructed from high quality long lasting materials. The second structure to be added to this range is The Earlswood. The Earlswood is a stunning, decorative cantilevered entrance canopy that is perfect for idyllic settings such as rural environments and period buildings. This ornate, wall mounted shelter is constructed from a high quality aluminium frame and is covered with polycarbonate … Continue reading

New Product Launch – The Orwell Entrance Canopy

The Orwell Entrance Canopy is the latest addition to our range of entrance canopies. We have created a new selection of small entrance canopies that we will be launching over the next month or so which includes canopies that are cost effective, cantilevered structures that are ideal for many sectors. The Orwell has a simple yet sleek design that fits in effortlessly within many outside environments from modern to traditional. It is constructed from a high quality aluminium frame that … Continue reading

Which Entrance Canopy is Best for You

There are many different designs of entrance canopies to choose from and each design will suit different buildings types. But it’s not only the appearance you need to bear in mind, the size and available accessories are also important as these provide the cover and facilities required. Small Entrance Canopies If you are looking for a small entrance canopy to provide shelter predominantly above your entrance doors, then a Whiteside Entrance Canopy would be ideal. It is a modern, curved … Continue reading

5 Reasons to Have an Entrance Canopy

There are many reasons why an entrance canopy will enhance your building and your school or company. However, today I have gone through what I think are the top 5 reasons why you should invest in an entrance canopy to help you see how you really could benefit from one whatever industry you are in. 1. Highlight Your Building’s Entrance – An entrance canopy will lift the appearance of your building and highlight the area in which people should enter … Continue reading