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FIre door protecting house from flames.

What do most local authorities look for when specifying fire doors for high rise buildings?

Did you know new planning requirements on fire safety for high-rise residential buildings came into force on August 1st, requiring developers to consider fire safety at the earliest stages of... Read more

Social housing highrise UPVC casements

What are the window requirements for high rise local authority housing buildings?

Following on from our previous blog on fire escape window regulations for social housing in England, the safe design and construction of high rise local authority housing is a subject... Read more

Shelforce crowned Birmingham business of the year

Shelforce; officially Birmingham Business of the Year 2021 Birmingham window and door manufacturer Shelforce has been crowned the Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce (GBCC) Business of the Year. It was... Read more

Inside our factory

What is a good career for someone with ADHD?

There is a saying that there is a job out there for everyone, arguably this could be true. However, what if you or a close family member or friend have... Read more

FAQs about commercial fire doors

Having recently completed our first major order of fire doors, increasing interest surrounding the supply and installation of modern commercial fire doors has inspired us to put together a range... Read more

Shelforce – your social housing partner

Shelforce's unmatched knowledge, experience and expertise make us the first choice for delivering specialist window and door projects tailored to local authorities and housing associations in Birmingham, the West Midlands,... Read more

Fire door

What is the British Standard for fire doors?

Almost 4 years on from the Grenfell tragedy, as the true cost of cladding remediation works suggests works could hit £50bn, the spotlight has (quite rightly) refocused its gaze on... Read more

ITV4 Made In Britain Filming - Shelforce - Howard Trotter, Shelforce’s Business Manager

Shelforce to feature on ITV on April 22

Birmingham window and door manufacturer Shelforce will feature on ITVs much-loved Made In Britain TV series later this month. The company, which specialises in providing high-quality PVCu and aluminium products... Read more

High rise building with anthracite grey PVCu windows

The Midlands chosen supplier of choice for commercial windows and doors

Despite the unprecedented disruption caused by COVID-19, Britain's construction sector has experienced the sharpest rate of output growth since 2014. Along with a surge in housebuilding, the latest snapshot of... Read more

Fire door in hallway in block of flats.

Shelforce completes first fire door project

Shelforce has completed the supply and installation of 210 fire doors for a project in Birmingham. Having launched its new Fireshel 30-minute fire-resistant door last year, the first major order... Read more