Homeowner News

New build property in Herefordshire benefits from Profile 22

Retail installer County Windows has just completed the installation of 26 Optima windows, two sets of Optima French doors with side screens and a single Optima residential door in a stunning new build detached property in Herefordshire. Mitch Luckman, owner of County Windows, said: “We are delighted with the results of this build. It was…read more.

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

New Head of Sales at Epwin Window Systems

Epwin Window Systems has further strengthened its sales management team with the appointment of Katrina Earl as Head of Sales. Katrina has been with working within the Epwin business for the past four years and takes up her new position with immediate effect. In her new role, Katrina will be responsible for the external sales…read more.

Tuesday, January 29th, 2019

Profile 22’s Optima helps housing association deliver community regeneration project

Profile 22’s Optima windows were chosen for the construction of 18 houses, 38 flats and two retail units as part of a regeneration scheme in Maidstone, Kent. Housing association Golding Homes has invested £50m in a three phase regeneration project to transform and improve the former Park Wood estate in Maidstone. The scheme involved providing…read more.

Friday, November 30th, 2018

Wait…so what’s the difference between a conservatory and an orangery?

Conservatories and orangeries have a lot to offer as home improvements, but which is the right choice for your property? We’re here to help! If you are looking to have a conservatory or orangery installed, they are an excellent way of enjoying more natural light, provide extra living space and of course, increasing the value…read more.

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

Frontier composite doors from Profile 22 proving popular

The Frontier composite door range, one of the latest additions to Profile 22’s portfolio is proving popular and enjoying strong sales figures. Gerald Allen, Marketing Manager at the Epwin Window Systems’ brand, said: “Frontier has an incredibly strong proposition and this is reflected in the take up from customers. It delivers everything the market is…read more.

Friday, September 28th, 2018

High-end consumer literature available from Profile 22

Profile 22, an Epwin Window Systems’ brand, has recently introduced three new high-end retail brochures which are proving a popular choice for their customers. Gerald Allen, Epwin Windows Systems’ Marketing Manager, said: “Our newly-published retail brochures help our customers explain the main features and benefits of our award-winning Optima products to the consumer. We have…read more.

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

Epwin Window Systems is a partner for growth

With more fabricators choosing to offer a second system in order to widen their market appeal it makes good business sense to choose a systems house with the credentials to partner you for growth.   This is the view of Gerald Allen, Marketing Manager at Epwin Window Systems who said: “Dual sourcing makes good business sense,…read more.

Friday, June 22nd, 2018

Profile 22’s universal two-part cill demonstrates the intelligence of the Optima system

Since its launch in 2016 Profile 22’s award-winning Optima has been hailed as one of the most considered systems on the market. For Gerald Allen, Epwin Window Systems’ Marketing Manager, the evidence for this is in the details. He says: “Optima was designed from the ground up to deliver a system designed for the 21st…read more.

Countrywide UPVC installs 88 Profile 22 Vertical Sliding windows in a private apartment building in Merseyside

Westcliffe Court is a prominent private apartment building in Southport, Merseyside. It had been built with soft wood framed sash windows but its location near the sea meant the frames were wearing badly and needed to be repainted every three or four years – an expensive undertaking for the building’s residents. When the windows’ seals…read more.

Profile 22’s Frontier composite doors: the perfect composite doors for Optima

Profile 22’s Optima and Frontier offer the perfect composite door solution. Gerald Allen, Profile 22 Marketing Manager, said: “With Frontier and Optima you get two best in class products that deliver a perfectly suited solution.” The Frontier range of composite doors was launched last year. Manufactured in the UK, the range delivers everything you would…read more.

Optima from Profile 22 ticks all the boxes

If you’re looking to compete in the market, choosing a system that ticks all the boxes is a good place to start. Gerald Allen, Marketing Manager at Epwin Window Systems, says: “From the aesthetics to the versatility to the thermal efficiency to the security Optima from Profile 22, an Epwin Window Systems brand, ticks all…read more.

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

Max Glass delivers what’s needed in a conservation area home with Optima

Profile 22 installer Max Glass recently demonstrated the benefits of the Optima system when it completed an installation in a property in a woodland conservation area near Leeds. The property owners approached Max Glass with an interesting challenge. They wanted to improve the thermal efficiency of their stone-built property but, as the area’s estate manager…read more.

Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

Optima system is made for the market now

It’s said that customer feedback is the best way to gauge a product’s success. And feedback about Profile 22’s Optima system is perfectly demonstrating the impact it’s having on the market. Ryan Johnson, Managing Director of Emplas says: “Profile 22 and Epwin have taken the feedback from fabricators and installers and brought that into the…read more.

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Optima: created for you, made by you

Optima has taken the market by storm since its launch last year. It won New Product of the Year at the 2016 G Awards, record numbers of fabricators are choosing to switch to it and it’s fast becoming the commercial system of choice too. For Gerald Allen, Marketing Manager at Profile 22, the reason for…read more.

Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Optima windows effortlessly provide 20th century style for a 1930s home

Profile 22 installer Max Glass has recently completed an impressive installation of Optima windows and patio doors in a 1930s home in Leeds. Stephen Hobson, Max Glass’s Director, says: “Our customer lived in a 1930s home and they wanted to maintain its period looks. The brief we had from them was that the new windows…read more.

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Profile 22 Helps WindowsPlus Make Wishes Come True

The Children’s Wish charity is over £15,000 better off, thanks to a hugely successful charity ball organised by Profile 22 fabricator, WindowsPlus of Coventry and its proprietor Gary Hampton. One of the highlights of the evening was when 280 guests saw a pair of Wimbledon Men’s 2016 Semi Final tickets plus hospitality, donated by Profile…read more.

Monday, January 25th, 2016

It’s Back – The Profile 22 Advent Calendar Draw

Christmas will be a bit more special for a few Profile 22 customers – thanks to the return of the company’s Advent Calendar Prize Draw. Champagne, hampers, brandy, vouchers up to £100 and many more festive goodies are all up for grabs with a new winner every day until Christmas Eve. The draw is free…read more.

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

Profile 22 Is Back At Greenbuildexpo With BES6001 For Responsible Sourcing

Profile 22, part of the Epwin Group, is once again returning to GreenbuildEXPO, the annual Sustainable Building and Refurbishment event, not only featuring its energy-efficient new Fully Reversible Window but also highlighting the Group’s unique BES6001 accreditation for responsible sourcing. Commercial Sales Director Andrew Reid and Specification Managers Jenny Cann and Sonia Travis will be…read more.

Tuesday, October 27th, 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 to hold a coffee morning fundraiser for MacMillan Cancer Support serving all of its staff. Colleagues from Epwin brands’ Profile…read more.

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

Epwin Window Systems Division Investing in People

Epwin Window Systems has recognised the skills shortage in the industry and has recently embarked on a journey to secure the Investors in People accreditation.  The investment is a major statement by the business in its quest to be the undisputed market leader in every aspect of its performance, from manufacturing quality to customer services…read more.

Monday, September 21st, 2015

Epwin Window Systems – Investing for the future and for the planet

World class manufacturing doesn’t happen overnight. It takes time and careful research. It needs long-term investment in premises, people and plant. At Epwin Window Systems, future-proofing its manufacturing processes is never ‘finished’ – production manager, Phil Poulter, said: “We’ll always be looking for a little bit extra, but searching for that extra means we get…read more.

Friday, September 18th, 2015

Energy Efficiency – In for the long haul

At the end of last year the news was full of the price hikes that the ‘big six’ were preparing to inflict on UK residents; with some proposing increases of as much as 9 per cent on top of what many consider to be already extortionate costs.  So in response to this, and as a…read more.

Monday, January 27th, 2014

Successful Growth for Profile 22 in Movember

Profile 22 is celebrating Movember success after ten employees joined the campaign and grew moustaches in a bid to raise awareness of prostate cancer. Moustaches of all kinds have been sported by the ten ‘Epwin Mo Bros’ who raised over £640 since last appearing at work clean shaven on the first of November. So far…read more.

Friday, December 7th, 2012

Profile 22 unveils new retail support

Profile 22 has launched a complete new suite of point-of-sale literature highlighting the advantages of energy-efficient and low-maintenance systems to the homeowner. The new guides cut through industry jargon to explain the advantages of each of Profile 22’s three systems suites and fully-integrated hardware offers to the consumer. This includes reader-friendly content on its flagship…read more.

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

Profile 22 Fabricators scoop ‘double’ at G11 Awards

Profile 22 fabricators Nolan uPVC and Stafford have claimed top retail and public sector accolades at the G11 Awards. This year held at the Hilton Park Lane, the G11 Awards celebrate the best of the window industry across disciplines from promotional activity to installation. Having been short-listed in the finals in 2009, Nolan uPVC scooped…read more.

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012

Heritage launches Second-generation door selector

Bolton-based trade fabricator Heritage Trade Frames has launched its second-generation door selector increasing ease of use and featuring an expanded product range. The SafeGuard Door Designer2 allows installers to choose from over 35 different GRP door options and combine them with a an ever expanding decorative glass range to create, price and then order a…read more.

Epwin Group and Latium merge

The Epwin Group and Latium have merged with immediate effect (17/1/12) to create a significant and diverse new UK building products group. Including established Epwin brands, Profile 22, Swish Window and Door Systems, Swish Building Products and Sierra amongst others, alongside Latium companies Spectus and glass processing business CET – the agreement creates a new…read more.

Monday, July 2nd, 2012