Soundcraft brings aluminium solution to Stone World

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Work is progressing well on site at one of Soundcraft’s latest contracts, where we have been appointed to design, manufacture and install the striking aluminium curtain walling of the new showroom for Stone World, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of natural stone for commercial and residential projects.

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Nayland House refurb puts safety first

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Working alongside Allied Protection, part of the Lakehouse Group, Soundcraft has played a key role in improving the fire safety standards as part of the refurbishment of an eight-storey residential block of flats in Catford, Greater London.

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Soundcraft step up for charity!

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Members of the Soundcraft team will be putting their best foot forward on Sunday May 27th, as they take part in a challenging charity walk in the capital to raise vital funds to help enrich the lives of children with disabilities and serious illness.

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The added value of Soundcraft’s ‘one stop shop’ solution

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With the need to provide specifiers with a quality choice of doors, windows and curtain wall systems that perform as well as they look, the added value that the supply chain can offer can’t be underestimated.  In our latest blog, Soundcraft’s director of production Lee Gordon looks at the external benefits of working with a company with in-house expertise.

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What glazing options are available for timber Portcullis doors and screens?

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Glazed panels play an important role in security doors. On its own, a panel designed for security purposes does not make a door secure – but it contributes to the performance of the product as a whole. Glazing may be seen as a ‘weak spot’, but it provides much-needed visibility for occupants and building users that can aid their security.

The timber doors and screens in Soundcraft’s Portcullis range are available with laminated glass or wired glass, and polycarbonate can also be specified. The glazing options are the same as those used in other products, including Secured by Design-rated doors. Read more »

What are the key features of timber Portcullis doors and screens?

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When it comes to doors designed for security, particularly communal security doors, a Secured by Design (SBD) accreditation is instantly recognisable – and the marketplace generally wants SBD-standard doors made from steel or aluminium.

There are plenty of projects, however, where a door with SBD accreditation, or a metal door, is not required. In this post, we’ll look at the features of the timber products in our Portcullis range and how they help achieve high standards of security. Read more »

When should Portcullis timber doors be specified?

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Communal security doors welcome people to a building but are also the first line of defence against anti-social behaviour. Achieving the right specification so residents enjoy being secure in their homes without feeling prisoner is a delicate balance.

The Portcullis timber door range by Soundcraft can help provide that balance and has proved popular with social housing providers for three decades as a result. Read more »