Monthly Archives: March 2013


Another great home improvement from Elmhurst Uni-Blinds are assembled and permanently sealed within the double glazing cavity.  Once sealed in this totally dust free environment, the blinds require no cleaning, always appear new and are protected from damage. Unlike external blinds Uni-Blinds also provide greater enhanced sun shading features and also enhance the u-value of a sealed unit. They are available in venetian and pleated in a choice of colours, operated either by hand or electric. So the advantages of Uni Blinds:- -Clean for Life -Protection against damage by encapsulation -Maintenance free -Improved Solar Control -Ideal solution for conservatory shading -Suitable for all vertical window applications -Suitable for retro-installation into existing frames Come and see them at our showroom or ring us for a free quotation on Leeds 0113 2644505


Elmhurst has now launched a new sliding Patio Door for the domestic market. Fabricated by Liniar, this most up to date product of its type on the market, includes the revolutionary MODLOK modular locking mechanism pioneered with Yale, the country’s best known lock maker With four hook bolts and two shoot bolts, this is a far more secure Patio door than has been manufactured before. Called Patio Plus, this also features the latest “anti snap” locking cylinder to prevent even the most determined would be intruders.

Combined with greater security, the new Patio Plus offers greater appearance and an incredibly smooth and quiet operating action. No other patio door provides the same number of features. Its appearance offers slim sculptured sightlines allowing natural light to flood into the room. The revolutionary system gives it a super smooth and silent operating action. The multi-wheeled running system keeps the patio door perfectly balanced while it moves along its track as if it is floating on air. Available in a wide range of colour options including standard White, Cream, Rosewood, Light Oak and Irish Oak. Patio Doors are also available in a range of bespoke colours including Grey, Black & Chartwell Green.


It’s amazing!  We fitted aluminium windows and doors way back in the 70’s & 80’s. And now they are as popular and as trendy as they have ever been! The aluminium doors and windows are attractive, slim line profiles that offer reduced sightlines High security features, low threshold options and fully weather sealed, these products are available in any RAL colour. Watch this space… we better get them back in our showroom again!


1. GUARDIAN WARM ROOF CONVERSION SYSTEM – TRANSFORM YOUR CONSERVATORY INTO A COMFORTABLE ALL YEAR ROUND LIVING SPACE The Guardian Warm  Roof  system from Elmhurst is the biggest revelation to hit the home improvement market in the last 10 years!  You can now change your old Conservatory Roof, whilst retaining the original windows, door, frames, and walls and effectively turn your old conservatory into a new extension, that can be used all year round!  And, at the same time, providing substantial energy cost savings.   Fully tested and approved to all thermal and structural standards, this system is a high performance insulated roof system comprising of a pre-engineered lightweight frame, layers of insulation board and a choice of external tile finishes, achieving a U-value of 0.18. 2. LIVIN ROOM – THE ANSWER TO CROSS OVER EXTENSIONS If you are considering extending your home, whether through the addition of a Conservatory or Extension, then you should consider LIVIN ROOM! LIVIN ROOM is the best of both worlds, combining the light and sky of a conservatory with the walls and ceiling of an extension.   Once the steelwork framework is added and plastered to create a perimeter ceiling of up to 12.5 mm, this is perfect for downlighters! And lets not forget outside, change the visual dynamics externally by using an aluminium cornice gutter for a smooth finish at the wall/roof interface. And ultimately, you can open up the front of your crossover extension by using bi-folding doors. 3. LOGGIA – THE CONSERVATORY REDEFINED Recent surveys reveal that conservatories and extensions are some of the most rewarding home investments you can make, based on the percentage return on your investment. But where LOGGIA scores even more highly, is in the fact that it offers so much more than a standard conservatory or orangery. Loggia super insulated columns combining elements of light and sky with the solidity of internal plastered walls and ceilings, LOGGIA will add substantial value to your home, making it an excellent investment at a surprisingly affordable price.  Unlike conventional conservatories, it also comes in its own distinctive colour palette of classic white, pure cream, urban grey, and landmark green. A design master stroke which provides you with total flexibility, raising the possibility of complete harmonisation with your property.  The window and door combinations enable the creation of a design which is quintessentially unique to you!!  Will you opt for French Doors or Bi-folding Doors? Will you be tempted by floor to ceiling glazing, or will you have a low wall round the perimeter?  Will you chose the more traditional pure cream externally, or be more bold and chose the stunning landmark green?  With LOGGIA, the choice is quite definitely yours. RING US NOW FOR FURTHER DETAILS AND A FREE QUOTATION!