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Leading UPVC and timber manufacturers

Operating since 1977

Full range of Deceuninck, Reynaers and Accoya systems

Manufactured in the UK

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5 Reasons Why Orangeries Will Enhance Your Customers’ Home This Summer

At Dempsey Dyer, we supply and install a selection of orangeries for your customers’ property. Orangeries offer a wide range of benefits and are suitable for a selection of buildings such as listed buildings and your customers’ home.

With orangeries rising in popularity, they are a fantastic choice for your customers’ home. They last for many years as they are easy to maintain and offer a fast drainage system. When the weather gets rainy or overcast, let your customer know that water won’t leak into their property. As a result, they will keep their home dry for many years to come.

Over our many years of trading, we offer the most comprehensive range of orangeries for our customers. We offer a selection of designs that are bespoke to your customers’’ budget.  In this article, we will explain some of the benefits for your customers to look at.

A uPVC Orangery Is Thermally Efficient and Will Save On Your Energy Bills

When your customer chooses a uPVC orangery for their home, they will benefit from a thermally efficient property. This will offer plenty of natural heat inside your home, which save plenty of money on your energy bills. Ensure that the orangery will need less energy to illuminate the space, which will reduce household bills too.

In addition, the extra glazing panels will inflict plenty of natural light on your property, which will result in less usage of your central heating. As a result, the orangery will be a bright and welcoming living space for homeowners and visitors alike. Ensure that you are offering a vast selection of panels to your customer, giving them plenty of choices.

A uPVC Orangery Will Be Customised to Your Customers Bespoke Needs

Ensure that your orangery is a versatile space for your customer. It can be used as a dining area offer a living room, or even an extra bathroom. However, if your customer wants to use it as a bedroom, let them know that Planning Permission may be required. Our builds are extremely versatile, available in a range of styles and colours.

Offer your customers a selection of timber or uPVC orangeries, which will ensure there is a versatile selection of choices that they can consider. The timber manufactured from Accoya is durable against the worst weather conditions, resulting in a structurally superior build. This makes it a fantastic choice for modern homeowners.

An Orangery Will Boost Your Customers’ Market Value

Inform your customer that a new orangery will help increase their property value, which is ideal if they want to sell it in the long run. An orangery is visually appealing structure that will enhance any home as it will create the illusion of a larger space.

An orangery can be supported by a French door or a bifold door, both of which offer enhanced natural light and beautiful panoramic views. If your customer has a growing family, this is a unique selling point because they can keep a watchful eye on their children or pets. This helps bridge the gaps between your customers’ house and garden, creating a seamless connection. Make sure your customer understands this, as it could be used as a dining area or a space to relax.


An Orangery Gives Your Customers’ Home Plenty Of Security

In addition to looking visually appealing, an orangery will be secure against the most determined intruders. Your customer will benefit from multi point locking systems built in alongside advanced shootbolt techniques. Inform your customers that intruders won’t be able to stand a chance of breaking in, resulting in maximum safety all year round.

Furthermore, if your customer is looking for extra privacy, our orangeries provide this in abundance. They are built with extra brickwork, providing a strong insulation of sound. This is a unique selling point because if your customer lives in a busy area, the noise can be reduced drastically. Let them know that they can select from a variety of glazing options that are available with a select level of privacy.

 Comfortable Living All Year Round

Inform your customer that our orangeries offer comfortable living all year round. The thick glazing panels trap natural heat inside while cold air is left outside, saving your customer on expensive energy bills. As a result, they will be warm during winter months and cool in the summer. It will help them regulate the temperature so they will be able to use the space for longer.

With a selection of styles including traditional woodgrain, white, and matte finishes, all the designs are naturally warm and easy to look after.


We hope this article has helped you understand how our timber and uPVC orangeries will help your customer. With a variety of benefits such as a versatile living space and offering extra natural light, they will help them save on expensive bills.

If you have any questions about our orangeries, our friendly team at Dempsey Dyer will help you. Give us a call on  01977 649641 and we will help you. Let your customer know about our online quote engine, where they can choose the components that suit their orangery.





What Are the Benefits of uPVC Doors

At Dempsey Dyer,  we offer a stunning selection of uPVC doors. You might be wondering what their benefits are, so we will explore them in detail so you get a better idea of how to sell them to your customers. We supply a variety of uPVC doors to our installers, including Entrance doors, French doors, sliding patio doors, and tilt & slide patio doors. This gives your customers a variety of options to take into consideration.

A selling point of uPVC doors is that they are a cheap and affordable material to install. But they also come with a durable robustness that helps them stand firm against tough weather conditions. This will help your customer feel confident that the doors will last for a long time. The doors come with advanced double glazing that fits flush within the frame, meaning that tools such as crowbars will not be able to force the doors open. This will ensure that your customers can be kept safe in the long run. Your customers will be protected from any break ins because the doors are Secured by Design accredited. The doors themselves are bolstered by advanced shootbolt techniques and multipoint locking systems that reduce any burglary attempts.

The doors contain five locking points, including two roller locks, one deadbolt, and two roller cams. This will give your customer peace of mind, making them feel more comfortable and safer.

Not only are uPVC doors effective at keeping your customer’s home protected, but they can handle tough weather conditions. They are very low maintenance because all your customer needs to do is wipe the doors with a damp cloth and they will look in impeccable condition. uPVC doesn’t rust, warp, or fade in the long run, and they are available in many colours, so if your customer cleans them regularly, then they will last for a very long time.

Our uPVC doors offer a range of customisable options for your customers’ property. They can choose from Rosewood, Golden Oak, or Chartwell Green so whatever your customer chooses, it will reflect their personality. They will also be able to choose from a range of glazing options, increasing privacy in their home and blocking out excessive noise. This is a strong selling point of your customer lives near an airport or a busy roadside.

At Dempsey Dyer, our doors have durability in mind. That is why we offer a selection of robust and reliable hardware to choose from. The hinges come in an assortment of colours for your customer to choose from, for example, White, Satin Chrome, and Black. This is yet another strong selling point that you can relay to your customers because it gives them more choice.

Your customer will benefit from outstanding ventilation, especially when they choose our uPVC French doors. They are ideal because they burst open, letting in the fresh air in the summer. Thanks to their advanced double glazing, they also keep your home warmer in the winter, which will help save your customers money on energy and heating bills. This is very ideal as energy prices continue to rise, while they will be less reliant on their central heating system.

Your customers can feel assured that our windows are environmentally friendly. uPVC is a sustainable material that can be reused repeatedly while still performing superbly in the long run. This will protect your customers’ home from whatever the weather throws at it.

We also offer our customers a tilt and slide patio door. These will give your customers a high quality performance and exceptional thermal efficiency levels because it retains natural heat, keeping warm air indoors and cold air outside. You don’t have to compromise style over performance when it comes to uPVC patio doors because your customer will benefit from an excellent installation.

Your customer’s home will be modernised with a patio door because they are suitable for all properties. This makes them very versatile and will significantly raise your customers’ property value.

We hope that you have found this article helpful on why you should install uPVC doors. With a variety of styles on offer, there is a plethora or benefits for homeowners to consider. We are here to help you at Dempsey Dyer, so call 01977 649641 for free, unbiased advice.

We’ve been nominated for the 2022 NFA’s!

Dempsey Dyer is very proud to announce that we have been nominated for ‘Timber Alternative Company of the Year’ and ‘Timber Company of the Year’ in this year’s National Fenestration Awards! The NFA’s are an annual awards ceremony that is held to celebrate the best and brightest of our industry. There are over 30 awards up for grabs and to be nominated for two out of all the fabulous fenestration companies in the country is a huge honour.

Here at Dempsey Dyer, as a timber alternative, we offer uPVC windows and doors and aluminium windows and doors. We also offer uPVC conservatories as well as uPVC components to our orangeries. We also offer timber variants on all of these products.

Over the years, we have been bringing the absolute best service as well as the best products to homeowners and trade customers across the country for over 35 years. We’re proud to manufacture many of our own products, which allow us to ensure a consistency of quality that is hard to beat and hard to find anywhere else. We’re humbled to have our efforts and quality acknowledged through these nominations!

The voting is open to anyone working in the fenestration industry, so if you would like to vote, please go here! Regardless of the outcome, it is a tremendous honour to be nominated at all. You can be sure that we’ll be honouring this recognition by continuing to bring you the best in timber and alternative products!

Why Choose Timber Front Doors

Why choose timber front doors? It seems like these days everybody is looking for the latest and most modern entrance doors. However, there are more than a few reasons to remember wooden front doors as an excellent option. Since some older timber doors have issues dealing with the weather and can wear down after only a few years, these designs are outdated.

Today, you could invest in timber front doors that open the door to a warmer and more stylish home. At Dempsey Dyer, we design and manufacture modern timber front doors with a difference. Our options are more resistant to the elements, highly secure, and could even save money on energy bills. Additionally, the designs are fully customisable.

When you work with us, you can get high-performance doors that make a lasting impact. As a homeowner, you can invest in a bespoke entrance, meaning your new door can reflect your home’s unique style. And, if you run a business, you can work with Dempsey Dyer as commercial partners, offering our full range of stunning doors to your clients.

We combine quick service and short lead times with careful design processes and thorough testing. We test our locking mechanisms, for example, over 40,000 times before each door leaves the factory. That way, whether you’re a homeowner or business owner, you can get timber front doors that could change what you think about wood.

Energy Efficient Timber Front Doors

The problem with lesser timber front doors is they crack. Not only that, but you could get thin timber which would allow cold air to pass through into homes. However, Dempsey Dyer’s designs leave no room for the cold to play havoc with a home’s temperature.

Instead, you can get a 58mm thick sash, giving you a door with stunning impact and quality insulation. These timber doors create a thermal barrier for your home, and the sash also helps them when they have to deal with wind and rain. As a result, the doors don’t crack as easily either, meaning no gaps emerge for cold air to gain a foothold.

Because of this, you won’t have to worry about underperforming timber front doors. Instead, they’ll be able to keep their insulation for years to come. These doors, then, could cut the cost of energy bills, and can even decrease a home’s carbon footprint. That makes them a sound investment for both homes and businesses alike.

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Secure Timber Front Doors

That 58mm sash does more than keep cold air away. It also helps our timber front doors to be some of the most secure designs on the market. That way, our doors can protect homes reliably, with sturdy timber frames and a range of innovative security hardware.

For a start, our doors meet Secured by Design standards, meaning that you’ll get a door that goes above and beyond to keep you safe. Also, you can get MACO locks for the door that come with a security guarantee. Because of this, you can choose these doors for your home or business with total peace of mind.

The locking mechanisms meet PAS24 requirements, and they’re highly robust. An intruder will have a nightmare with these doors, as they won’t be able to pick or tamper with any locks.

Additionally, you’ll get 24mm double glazing panels in the door with multi-point locking, ensuring that the door channels light from the outside into your home, without letting anything else in.

Weather Resistant Timber Front Doors

One drawback of older timber front doors is how they deal with poor weather. When wind and rain strike these old designs, the wood cracks and warps quickly, leaving homes out in the cold. However, at Dempsey Dyer, we’ve gone a long way to making our timber front doors ready for the worst of the British weather.

For a start, we’ve treated our wood with an extra finishing process, meaning they have even more durability than normal. Additionally, we use high-performance timber species in our designs. For example, our Accoya wood option meets ‘Class 1’ standards for durability, meaning it’s hard to find any wood performing better for longer.

Also, you’ll be able to get layers of protection for your door that won’t get in the way of their design. You can choose translucent and opaque protective finishes, meaning any water has further to travel to damage the wood underneath. That way, your home can stay comfortable all year round, while your business can offer doors that are ready for anything.

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Customisable Timber Front Door

We’re all about choice at Dempsey Dyer. That’s choice to style your home how you’d like, and choices for your customers to create them. Because we design and manufacture our timber front doors in-house, we can make them into bespoke options with short lead times for your home or business.

There is a wide range of elements to modify for the door, including handles, sashes and even the wood. You can choose between sleek chrome, gold or silver handles, a selection of four sashes with differing degrees of thickness, and timber species including Accoya, Sapele and European Oak.

Because of this, you can get a bespoke door for your home or business with ease. At Dempsey Dyer, we know how unique every home is. That’s why, whether you own a home or own a business, we’ll give you complete control of what you order. That way, you’ll be able to choose timber front doors that redefine what these doors can supposedly do.

Choose Timber Front Doors from Dempsey Dyer

With Dempsey Dyer’s timber front doors, you can choose from a range of options at low prices. Also, if you’d like to order doors for other areas of the home, we can help too!

Explore our range of timber French, patio and bi-fold doors today, and see how they could open the doors to nature with a classic, authentic appearance.

If you’d like timber front doors from us, fill in our online contact form today, and one of our friendly team members will be in touch as soon as they can.

Alternatively, why not give us a call on 01977 949641 today? We’d be happy to discuss your home or business’s needs in detail!

Timber Windows For Heritage Homes

Timber windows are an authentic option for heritage homes. However, older ones can quickly start to lose their quality. Over time, old wooden windows can crack and lose their shape, creating gaps for cold air to rush into homes. Because of this, it’s easy to think that wooden windows have had their day.

However, with Dempsey Dyer, you can explore a stunning range of modern heritage windows. These designs use durable species of timber which have better insulation, weather protection and security. Available in multiple designs, you can use timber windows to enhance your heritage home, or you could offer them as part of your business.

Dempsey Dyer is a leading company for timber windows. Our designs, which we manufacture in North Yorkshire, are quality options for any home and any business. Not only that, but you can get flexibility when you work with us. That’s because you can customise our window profiles, meaning you can get the perfect look for your home or offer those choices to your clients.

That way, you’ll get heritage windows that have timeless designs, but with benefits that are well-suited to the modern world. With these designs, you’ll make a lasting investment.

Why Choose Timber Windows?

Timber windows are a design classic. With wooden frames, you’ll get a traditional window that suits rural homes, cottages and other heritage properties. Our windows use traditional butt hinges, meaning the design draws from classic techniques. However, you’ll be able to blend them with wooden frames that are tested to be resistant to corrosion.

Because of this, our timber windows are a more durable option for properties. When wind and rain come into contact with them, the windows won’t fade or lose their shape as quickly. That way, they offer better insulation and more durability, pushing the idea of repair costs back by years.

Additionally, our timber windows come with a range of modern benefits. You’ll get double glazing as standard in the design, giving you glass that works to save energy for your home. And, with the option of MACO locks and a security guarantee, your home and business can get peace of mind that they’ll have a secure design.

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Flush Sash Casement Timber Windows

Dempsey Dyer’s flush timber windows suit heritage homes to a T. You’ll get a beautiful timber frame in a range of species, including the highly durable and efficient Accoya option. Also, the windows sit flush within their frame, meaning fewer gaps for cold air to pass through and for water to seep in through the wood.

Instead, you’ll get full double glazing and a dry gasket with a sloped or concealed drainage system. That means they’ll deal with weather conditions effectively. Not only that, but our timber windows are highly secure, with Espagnolette locking systems with mushroom bolts and shootbolts tested 40,000 times for total durability.

Also, the flush sash casement design is fully customisable. If you’d like to create a heritage window for a heritage home, then we offer Astragal bars, casement stays, and sash styles with four degrees of thickness. As a result, you can get the perfect look for your home, and offer it as part of your business with Dempsey Dyer.

Mock Sash Casement Timber Windows

Meanwhile, our mock sash casement timber windows are also ideal for heritage windows. These designs take the appearance of sliding sash windows but open outwardly. Because of this, they’re less likely to cause finger traps or to lose their smooth operation. Not only that, but they suit any home, and provide plenty of natural light and ventilation.

You can also modify the sash profile to be as thick or as thin as you need it to be. If the home is in a conservation area or AONB where it’s important to preserve the classic look, then the 4-10mm Ebernoe sash uses putty glazing techniques to fit these homes.

These windows will continue to work perfectly for years to come, too. We test our friction stays 30,000 times before we let each window leave the factory, and they’re available as Austenitic for high corrosion resistance. And, with a choice of Fab & Fix and Croft hardware, you’ll make sure to have the right window for any home.

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Stormproof Casement Timber Windows

Our Stormproof casement timber windows redefine what wood can do. That’s because, with these designs, you’ll get windows that deal with even the worst conditions. They feature moisture-resistant finishes and a full dry gasket glazing system which eliminates standing water. Because of this, the wooden frames are much less likely to crack, warp or twist over time.

Also, Stormproof windows can protect from a lot more than the weather. You can get high-performance, heavy-duty hinges to make sure an intruder can’t break your window apart by force. Additionally, the Stormproof design has a Secured by Design accreditation.

Stormproof windows can even save money for homes. With the Accoya timber species, you can achieve an ‘A’ Window Energy Rating. That means you’ll get leading efficiency and insulation. As a homeowner, you can cut the cost of your energy bills, while businesses can offer sustainable heritage windows that protect the planet.

Woodgrain Finish Windows

If you’re still not sure on timber windows, then Dempsey Dyer has designs that take a different approach to heritage homes. Instead, you could invest in our woodgrain finish windows! They use uPVC frames instead of timber but use an authentic woodgrain finish to give your window a quality appearance.

uPVC is less expensive than timber, more maintainable, and fully weatherproof. As a result, these windows won’t lose their shape for decades. However, our wooden windows can give you quality performance in a window with quality aesthetics that no other designs can match.

Timber Windows for Heritage Homes with Dempsey Dyer

If you’d like to add timber windows to your home or business, get in touch with Dempsey Dyer today. We’re the ideal team to help you improve your home, or to be your new commercial partner.

Use our online contact form to get in touch with our expert team, or give them a call today on 01977 649641 to ask any questions you might have.


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