THE ZAC BLOG

October 2020

October 2020

October 2020Rain, rain, rain. The wettest October ever. Well, that's what the weatherman said. We could hardly get into the factory with all the verandas, porches and canopies everywhere. We certainly have a back log of installations. On the bright side, the sun is...

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September 2020

September 2020

September 2020What is new this month? To help our customers understand the planning process and the regulations to consider for new porches, we launched a new campaign in conjunction with the Planning Portal (run by a government body). Their website contains tools and...

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August 2020

August 2020

August 2020Last month we had an enquiry from a very nice lady from Bromley. She said that she was having trouble with the rain and hot sun damaging two of her doors and that she was not happy with the look of her 1960’s bungalow. She wanted our help to change the look...

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July 2020

July 2020

July 2020Hi and welcome to ZAC’s July Blog. Last year we were asked to manufacture zinc and copper work in our factory for a property in Kensington, London as part of a large renovation project. The guys worked very hard creating some magnificent zinc and copper work,...

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June 2020

June 2020

June 2020Carrying on from my May blog about how to order a bespoke door canopy, I would like to talk about ordering a bespoke porch or veranda. We manufacture a range of hand-crafted verandas and porches to complement our beautiful door canopies. All manufactured in...

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May 2020

May 2020

May 2020This month’s blog is about our bespoke door canopy service and uses a short case study that I hope you will find both informative and interesting. Our case study follows an enquiry for a copper door canopy, with a client’s specific instructions to be both...

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April 2020

April 2020

April 2020Hello and welcome to our April blog. I do not think anybody really expected this, all our shows have understandably been postponed. The organisers are hoping to reschedule later in the year; however, I think we will have to wait and see. We have manufactured...

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March 2020

March 2020

March 2020 March has been a tale of two halves. The month started well, very busy in the factory manufacturing canopies and dialogue with English heritage going extremely well. Although the majority of customers choose to fit our canopies themselves, we were happy to...

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February 2020

February 2020

February 2020Welcome to ZAC’s blog for February. Recently, I visited my good friend Matt in Herefordshire for the weekend. As a treat, he took me to some lovely villages and towns. One of these was Hay-on Wye, a stunning small market town and community in the historic...

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January 2020

January 2020

January 2020We are all back at work now and the Christmas break seems a long way away. I’m glad to be back working again; I was getting a bit bored with eating and running around after our guests! The guys have been creating some stunning canopies this month.This...

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