Industry News

Spectus VS provides the perfect combination of traditional and contemporary

Spectus VS fabricator World Group in Carlisle has completed a stunning window installation in a building restoration in Lockerbie. World Group’s customer needed the 18 replacement windows to maintain the heritage feel of the period…read more.

Published: 3rd July 2017


4 Things You Most Likely Didn’t Consider When Buying Windows and Doors

It is no understatement to say that the internet has altered the way consumers buy products and services. Before making a purchase, most people today will go online first to do research on the available…read more.

Published: 20th June 2017


sash window

Sash Windows: The Smarter Choice

Sash windows are iconic features in period homes and buildings across Britain, having been prominently included in the local architecture since the 17th century. Practically every type of property — from charming cottages to Georgian…read more.

Published: 10th May 2017


ancillaries

Ancillaries: Providing the Final Touch

We have updated our range of ancillaries Reputations are made and broken by the quality of one’s output. If you wish to have a stellar record in the industry, you need to earn it by…read more.

Published: 10th May 2017


FIT Show

Celebrating the Spectus difference at the FIT Show

All fired up and ready for the FIT Show. Spectus Window Systems is the supplier of choice for so many of the industry’s fabricators. But it isn’t just the wide range of products that makes…read more.

Published: 5th May 2017


PVC-U, windows

KEY TRAINING FOR SHROPSHIRE FIREFIGHTERS

Spectus window systems, part of the Epwin Group who has helped to secure a “key” contribution to training county firefighters in how to enter buildings quickly in an emergency, by supplying hundreds of door locks…read more.

Published: 7th February 2017


Spectus Unveils New Marketing Portal – ‘Go Design Online’

Spectus fabricators can access a vast resource of new marketing materials, all available online 24/7, on the PVC-U system supplier’s newly launched Go Design Online Marketing Portal. From brochures, newsletters, showroom POS and clothing to…read more.

Published: 11th March 2016


Katrina Earl Joins Epwin In Latest Coup

Epwin Window Systems continues to go from strength to strength adding yet another key member to its team, with Katrina Earl following the recent appointment of South East Specification Manager Andy Smith. Coming on board…read more.

Published: 24th November 2015


Care Home Opens On Time Thanks To Jade

Spectus Approved Window Contractor Jade Windows earned the praise of a major care home group for returning to finish a 200-window installation despite the main contractor going into administration near to the end of the…read more.

Published: 11th November 2015


Andy Smith Joins The Specification Team In The South East

Welcome to Andy Smith who joins Epwin Group Window Systems Division as Specification Manager for London and the East of England. Andy has extensive window industry experience 15 years a with the multi-channel building products…read more.

Published: 5th November 2015


Epwin Raise Money… And a Mug for Charity

Coffee seems to be something most people agree is essential in the morning, and Epwin Window Systems is no exception. But instead of just putting the kettle on for a co-worker or two, staff decided…read more.

Published: 22nd October 2015


Get In The Pole Position With A++

This October, the first licences for A++ ratings will be issued for windows achieving an energy index of 20 or above. At the same time, any A+ rated windows that already achieve the required performance can be…read more.

Published: 12th October 2015