32739_32739_1-Fullscreen-capture-19062015-140009.jpg

Door-Stop composite door fitted to half a street in 6 months

  • 19 Jun 2015

  • Share

Door-Stop composite doors

Keeping up with the Joneses! DGA Frames fits doors in half a street in 6 months

After installing a new Door-Stop composite door to his own house, Dave Goodwin, owner of DGA Frames, had so many enquiries from his neighbours he’s now fitted 6 more doors in ‘The Copse’.

There are only 12 houses, all detached, on the small cul-de-sac in Weston-Super-Mare, and doors 8 and 9 are already being lined up by Dave.

Dave Goodwin: “It’s a lovely cul-de-sac with detached houses built around 10-12 years ago. The original doors were cheap and cheerful metal composites. The paint is now flaking off and the thermal insulation isn’t great. We’re replacing them with a much higher quality, energy efficient GRP composite door. Every time we’ve put one in it’s generated enquires from the neighbours – it’s all about keeping up with the Joneses!”

Most of the doors have been supplied in traditional black or white, but red and Anthracite Grey have also been chosen. Two typically popular styles – 4 panel 1 arch and 2 panel 2 square 1 arch – were preferred.

Door-Stop enables DGA Frames to deal with new enquiries quickly

“We always use the Door-Stop dropcards that come free with each door – these are branded with our own logo and company details, but we also add the house number that we’ve just fitted so people can take a look. The dropcards work really well with our newly revamped website, especially now we’ve added Door-Stop’s Sales Manager. Homeowners can design a door on our website and ask for an emailed quote or a callback, which has helped win us 4 customers this week”. 

About DGA Frames

DGA Frames has a trade counter and Weston’s largest indoor showroom.

They supply and install windows, doors (including bi-folds and curved sliding doors), and conservatories, as well as glass balustrades and balconies which are specified all over the UK.

Leave a Reply

More articles

Quantum

Plus-Tread Quantum quality staircase safety

Quantum are unveiling an exciting new product, set to create a new benchmark for pedestrian safety: Quantum Plus-Tread.

Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Facility Management & Building Services, Floors, Health & Safety, Innovations & New Products, Posts

  • Share
Visqueen

Vital Visqueen appointments to drive company strategy

Visqueen has added a range of fresh roles for its workforce, consisting part of its strategy for the year that will continue to enhance the company’s offering to the industrial sectors.

Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Services, Damp & Waterproofing, Health & Safety, Heating Systems, Controls and Management, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning - HVAC, Innovations & New Products, Plumbing, Posts, Recruitment

  • Share
Wrightstyle

Wrightstyle fine for sixth Elizabeth Line

Wrightstyle, the advanced steel and aluminium glazing company, has won a contract to work on a sixth Crossrail station.

Posted in Aluminium Products, Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Systems, Curtain Walling, Doors, Glazing, Posts, Retrofit & Renovation, Walls, Windows

  • Share
Aluprof

Collaborate and listen to Aluprof's news

Fire door & window partition systems specialists Aluprof and fire glass experts Pyroguard have teamed up for an ambitious testing programme for a new, cost-efficient, non-insulated, slimline fire-resistant glazing system.

Posted in Aluminium Products, Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Regulations & Accreditations, Building Systems, Curtain Walling, Doors, Glass, Glazing, Innovations & New Products, Posts, Research & Materials Testing, Restoration & Refurbishment, Retrofit & Renovation, Security and Fire Protection, Walls

  • Share