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HOWARTH TIMBER CELEBRATES 175th ANNIVERSARY

The Howarth Timber Group is celebrating its landmark 175th anniversary in 2015 and has got an exciting line-up of events, competitions and roadshows planned to mark the occasion in style. Since its beginning in 1840, Howarth Timber has risen to become one of the leading resources for all things timber related, as well as providing one of the most comprehensive choices of building materials in the...

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HOWARTH PROVIDES WINNING WINDOWS

Howarth Windows and Doors has given a family from Stourbridge a whole new point of view after volunteering to provide new windows as part of a competition run by the Wood Window Alliance. The Wood Window Alliance recently ran the competition to find the three houses in the UK that would benefit most from having their windows replaced with real wood windows. The prize was a £5,000 contributi...

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85 MILLION WINDOW OPTIONS

Glass News’ Editor, Chris Champion, meets up with Alan Shearer, General Manager of Howarth Timber (Windows and Doors) Ltd. to talk about the timber market and how partners such as Glassolutions and Swisspacer are helping their business to thrive. We are so exposed to PVCu in the fenestration industry that one can easily forget the influence of both timber and aluminium. With aluminium being...

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HOWARTH CELEBRATES BSI KITEMARK

Howarth Timber Windows and Doors is one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of softwood windows, door sets and conservatories and has continued its ongoing dedication to ongoing improvement by becoming a BSI Kitemark certified supplier.  This certification from the British Standards Institution demonstrates that Howarth follows best practice and is fully compliant with industry standards...

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HOWARTH TIMBER STAFF CELEBRATE DIPLOMA

Howarth Timber Windows and Doors continues to invest in its employees after 35 staff members successfully gained new qualifications. Eighteen staff completed their NVQ Level 2, City & Guilds Diploma in Furniture Making: Component Manufacture and a further 17 have completed their NVQ Level 2, City & Guilds Diploma in Wood Machining (Furniture). Working with training provider Didac and wit...

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HOWARTH WINDOWS AND DOORS LAUNCHES NEW BROCHURE

Howarth Timber Windows and Doors has launched a new brochure designed to provide building professionals with a comprehensive overview of its leading product ranges. The brochure is the definitive catalogue for specifiers and installers and features a comprehensive range of windows, doors and conservatories which combine the traditions of sustainable wood with the higher specification demands of t...

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New 5,000m2 Extension Will Increase Manufacturing Capacity

We’re delighted to announce that our new extension is on schedule for opening in early 2016. The 5,000 square metre purpose-built extension at our 70 acre site in New Holland is the latest phase of Howarth’s significant investment in plant, facilities and people, over the last two years. The extension will house state of the art paint and final assembly processes, complementing the de...

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