Hinged Doors

Due to normal wear and tear, sometimes doors can come out of alignment and problems such as draughts, leaks and inoperation of locks can occur. Cremin Glass can re-align doors through adjustment of hinges and 5 point locks to the correct position and this ensures the smooth operation of the door.
Cremin Glass can source many types of door handles and fit them easily, although in some cases, the manufacturers of older types of handle have ceased to trade and not every type will be available.
Due to the high volume of junk mail, letterboxes will often need replacing throughout the life of a door. An ill-fitting or missing letterbox is not only unsightly, it can result in a draught in the hallway. Due to different brands and changes in building regulations, there are various sizes readily available to Cremin Glass.
Other door furniture such as knockers and numerals/letters can also be fitted.
Door hinges can malfunction for many reasons therefore if you notice any door problem, it is best to tackle it as soon as possible, to avoid unnecessary damage to related door parts. In the case of open-out doors, 90 degree restrictors can be fitted or existing ones replaced and this would be important in exposed windy locations.
There are several different types and brands of locks and these are available to Cremin Glass for fitting on doors. Maintenance of locks is very important for security, especially to the rear of a property.
These are normally fitted to the slave door of French doors and if not kept clean and lubricated, can result in the slave door not opening. As the master door of a French door is in constant use and the slave door less so, it may go unnoticed for extended periods of time that there is any problem.
In PVC or aluminium doors, this is the mechanism where the key is inserted, which in turn works the lock. Cylinders can be replaced independently of the lock and this can arise if keys are lost or stolen.
Similarly, keyed alike cylinders are available and this is useful if more than one or two doors are fitted in a property and one key would suit all. Cremin Glass can also supply thumb turn cylinders, which do not require a key on the inside and are useful for easy fire escape.
In the event that you require cylinders changed, each cylinder is supplied to Cremin Glass normally with three keys and all keys are discharged to you. We do not keep spare or master keys and if you require additional keys, it is recommended that you contact a reputable locksmith early on, to ensure you have enough spares. A reputable locksmith will cut good quality copies and you may contact us if you require a recommendation.
Glass at eye level in public areas can be a safety hazard if the public is not aware of it. Vision Tape can be fitted to glass, avoiding the possibility of a person walking into it.
If glass has been broken or double-glazed units have fogged up, these can easily be replaced. Cremin Glass also offers a full range of decorative leaded and bevelled glass for use in front doors and side-lites, if you wish.
Older PVC doors/windows fitted with standard double-glazing can be changed to energy efficient glazing, thereby improving the retention of heat in the home.
For commercial customers, an emergency service for replacement of laminated glass in shop entrance doors etc is available. Cremin Glass also offers planned maintenance for estate agents, facility managers and commercial customers, where windows and doors are inspected at regular intervals, necessary improvements are advised, priced and carried out.
Moulded door panels can get broken or some customers may like a change from the old door panel to change the cosmetic appearance of a house. Several types, designs and colours are available. If a full door replacement is required, Cremin Glass can advise, quote and fit new doors.
Door closers are normally used in commercial applications and can be adapted to suit individual use and control. It is vital that these and all other commercial door parts are maintained regularly for safety, especially in areas in use by the public. In the event that a door becomes so badly damaged that it is beyond repair (eg. following a burglary or vandalism), Cremin Glass can advise, quote and fit new commercial doors.
Locating the source of leaks can often be very difficult. Cremin Glass can carry out assessment of leaks and make recommendations to remedy same. As the process can be trial and error, we will endeavour to find the source of the leak to the best of our ability but we cannot guarantee success in every case.

Sliding Doors / Bi-Folding Doors

Sliding door rollers over time, can become worn due to the constant usage and weight upon them. Cremin Glass can easily fit new rollers to sliding doors and in the process, re-adjust the door to ensure a correct sliding position is applied.
If glass has been broken or double-glazed units have fogged up, these can easily be replaced.
Older PVC doors/windows fitted with standard double-glazing can be changed to energy efficient glazing, thereby improving the retention of heat in the home.
In the event that you require a new door, Cremin Glass can advise, quote and fit a new sliding door.
Glass at eye level in public areas can be a safety hazard if the public is not aware of it. Vision Tape can be fitted to glass, avoiding the possibility of a person walking into it.
Due to normal wear and tear, sometimes doors can come out of alignment and problems such as draughts, leaks and inoperation of locks can occur. Cremin Glass can re-align doors through adjustment of rollers to their correct position and this ensures the smooth operation of the door.
Cremin Glass can source many types of door handles and fit them easily, although in some cases, the manufacturers of older types of handle have ceased to trade and not every type will be available. Black levers which are fitted to the majority of sliding doors can also be easily replaced.
In PVC or aluminium sliding doors, this is the mechanism where the key is inserted, which in turn works the lock. Cylinders can be replaced independently of the lock and this can arise if keys are lost or stolen.
Similarly, keyed alike cylinders are available and this is useful if more than one or two doors are fitted in a property and one key would suit all. Cremin Glass can also supply thumb turn cylinders, which do not require a key on the inside and are useful for easy fire escape.
In the event that you require cylinders changed, each cylinder is supplied to Cremin Glass normally with three keys and all keys are discharged to you. We do not keep spare or master keys and if you require additional keys, it is recommended that you contact a reputable locksmith early on, to ensure you have enough spares. A reputable locksmith will cut good quality copies and you may contact us if you require a recommendation.
There are several different types and brands of locks and these are available to Cremin Glass for fitting on sliding doors. An extra lock can be fitted on certain types of patio door, thereby improving security to the rear of the house.
Due to the high volume of junk mail, letterboxes will often need replacing throughout the life of a door. An ill-fitting or missing letterbox is not only unsightly, it can result in a draught in the porch area. Due to different brands and changes in building regulations, there are various sizes readily available to Cremin Glass.
Locating the source of leaks can often be very difficult. Cremin Glass can carry out assessment of leaks and make recommendations to remedy same. As the process can be trial and error, we will endeavour to find the source of the leak to the best of our ability but we cannot guarantee success in every case.