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Antique Brass Disabled WC Turn & Release

by Rolf Coates on 18-1-2018

This elegant WC Turn & Release in an Antique Brass finish is perfect for Restaurants, Hotels and other high-class properties.

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how do i install a seamless plaster-in led profile light in a ceiling?

by Adrian Besley on 16-11-2017

The demand for a contemporary ceiling light is certainly on the increase, as designers discover the sleek look this creates.

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Blackened Metal finish Kick Plates

by Rolf Coates on 24-10-2017

Ironmongery in dark tones has become a firm favourite with Interior Designers inthe forms of Dark Bronzes and Antique Brass finishes.

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We're exhibiting at The Restaurant & Bar Design Show 26/27th September

by Adrian Besley on 18-9-2017

SWS will be exhibiting at the Restaurant & Bar Design Show at Excel London on the 26th and 27th of September 2017. 

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6 Considerations when specifying Recessed Flush Pull Handles for hinged doors

by Rolf Coates on 08-9-2017

Flush Handles have been traditionally intended for Sliding Doors due to the need for doors to pass in front of each other or sliding back into a pocket, thus precluding the use of a handle that[..]

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Importance of Door Ironmongery when designing a restaurant

by Rolf Coates on 18-8-2017

You could be thinking….”what does Door Ironmongery have to do with Restaurant Design – surely there’s not much link??”   Well believe it or not, there actually is, and a very important one too!

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Access Control Systems - Without compromising on design

by Adrian Besley on 09-8-2017

Access control systems that are understated, discreet and available with optional hotel or hospitality functions. And, importantly, with Elite Lock, practically any design of lever handle can be[..]

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First impressions count when it comes to architectural ironmongery

by Mike Besley on 18-7-2017

First impressions count! It is well documented that within 30 seconds you have made a subconscious decision as to how you rate a person.  This is true of a building and facility and from the[..]

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Carrying Capacity of Blum Drawer Runners & Pull Outs

by Adrian Besley on 11-5-2017

With the current trends to wider and deeper drawers and pull-outs, it is becoming increasingly important to consider the carrying capacities of the Blum drawer runner systems.  


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Movento the concealed runner system for the highest expectations

by Adrian Besley on 11-4-2017

The concealed runner system for the highest expectations - MOVENTO offers a synchronised feather-light glide, 4-dimensional front adjustment, dynamic carrying capacities of 40 and 60kg, high[..]

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