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About us

Frameless Glass Curtains Ltd are specialist manufacturers of unique and highly innovative frameless bi-folding doors which slide, fold & stack, entrance doors and other bespoke glazing products.  Our doors are unique in offering the very best in minimalist sight lines with no visible mullions and a real glass wall appearance.

We also operate under FGC Bespoke Aluminium serving those customers looking for premium brand aluminium windows, doors, rooflight and generation residential glazing from brands like Origin, Smart Systems and others.

We manufacture our award-winning frameless bifolding doors in our factory based in Strood, Kent and install our products nationwide.

What makes our frameless glass doors special?

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Thousands of satisfied homeowners have benefited from our specially designed and manufactured glass frameless doors. These are made to provide a number of advantages over conventional full framed bifolding doors in aluminium.

The original concept for a Frameless Glass Curtain came about over 10 years ago. Basic frameless sliding doors were already available but these had a simple design, and only available as single glazed products and the leaves sliding on Teflon (PTFE). In addition, these basic European products we considered unsuitable for the quality-conscious, discerning UK market and consumer.

An already great concept in doors, made better by FGC.

In 2009, we brought about our advanced double glazed slide and fold door when, our Managing Director, Gary Beresford set about improving what was a great initial concept for the UK Market.

Our first frameless glass door also used the Teflon design concept for operation, but this was significantly improved by us enabling our doors to come with a 5-year guarantee instead of one year offered with other products.

Substantial investment in creating what we believe to the perfect slide and fold door followed. We designing new hardware, suitable glass units to enhance the frameless concept and engineering the product for the ultimate in long-term reliability.   Only in this way would our product compete with the long guarantees and performance requirements of the UK home improvement market and provide a better all-round product.

Our doors were submitted for testing to European Standards as well as BS6375-part 1 2009. They passed with flying colours.

As a forward-thinking and progressive company, we listen to our customers. More and more of our clients wanted wider and taller doors in keeping with the modern trend for large glass screens.  Our doors fully maximise the light and space desired in today’s modern extensions.

Over the years we have continuously updated and improved our frameless door products.  Innovations include designing a wheeled system that enables doors to be manufactured wider and taller than other bifolding doors on the market. Better still, 95% of the components found in our doors are UK manufactured.

A bifolding door to meet and exceed the highest standards.

Subsequent product improvements and design have seen our doors pass the demanding tests of PAS 24 2012 (Enhanced Security Performance Requirements for Doorsets & Windows in the UK). Other accreditation includes:

  • Certification for Argon Gas EN1279–3, EN1279–2 (anti-misting),
  • Trustmark certification
  • CENS Solutions CMS Mark BS1198 + BS1279 Compliant Certificate
  • Membership of the Glass and Glazing Federation and Federation of Small Businesses.
  • CE Compliance.
  • Patent granted on our double glazed units.

We believe our doors to be one of the most advanced of their kind in the UK market. We also now have patents granted in UK, USA and Australia as well as patents in India & the EU. Our doors are exported to Spain, France, Sweden, Malta, America, Germany, Carribean and the Channel Islands.

Customer service and satisfaction is at the core of our business. We offer a no quibble guarantee and are proud of the many positive reviews and recommendations we receive.

Contact us today for a demonstration.

Our satisfied customers are delighted to act as “ambassadors” for our doors.  Homeowners are only too pleased to show their new doors in their homes to our prospective customers all over the UK. Such is their delight with our doors.  They are only too pleased to welcome people into their homes to view them.

Our doors are also installed for well-known and prestigious corporate clients including Manchester United, McDonald’s, Aston Martin, Audi, The Word Residences at Sea and many more.

You will find our frameless door systems in many types of homes, offices, churches and even mansions and the finest cruise liners! In addition to our one-of-a-kind frameless bifolding door, we also offer a full range of home improvement products under FGC Bespoke Aluminium from our Kent premises and with the same dedicated and highly trained staff.

If you’re in the market for any type of bifolding door or sliding door, contact us today and find out how FGC doors can offer more for you and your home.

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What our customers say

MF

We are absolutely delighted with the doors, they are so classy and modern. Paul (FGC) was excellent and knew his job. The workmanship is superb. All our friends and family think they are fantastic. Thank you once again. 20150113

Replacement doors

I had been looking for some time to replace my patio doors in our lounge as they had very wide plastic frames and wanted something that wouldn’t restrict the view up the garden I asked to see if it was possible to view some already installed close by. Luckily there was, we went and viewed

Paula Sanders
Paula

Mr & Mrs B – SW11

We are very pleased by the results the only comment will be re protecting the work area to avoid dust or waste . 😉 As to how we were from initial contact (were we polite)?

  • Yes great service and very responsive

Arranging installation (were we on time and on schedule)

  • Yes

  • Not really as mention above

And finally are you pleased with our doors (would you Recommend us)?

  • Yes and Yes

May I also ask if you would like to be on our list of completed installations?

  • Yes

As we often get asked if we have anything people living locally can view
We pay £50 each client and an extra £50 if they buy our product

  • We will be happy to welcome future customers if this can help

20150724

Highly Recommended

Excellent product. First class service. Good communication. Skilful, competent fitting team, clean & tidy. Wouldn’t hesitate to recommend FGC to anyone! We’re highly delighted with our frameless glass curtains!

Diane Ratcliff
Diane

Scrimgeour

As to how we were from initial contact (were we polite)? Yes a bit abrupt especially the on site visit. Arranging installation (were we on time and on schedule) Excellent. Were we clean and tidy? Good but the windows were left uncleaned so difficult to check for scratches. VG at organising a company to deal

Courtesy and Efficiency

Somewhat belatedly may I thank your team for your no quibble, courtesy and efficiency in fixing the problem with my door. All down here are most impressed! Thank you for your input into all this. MBH, Essex

MBH, Essex

Always Polite

Re delivery, there was an initial hope that you might be earlier than the 6-8 week lead time, but once that wasn’t going to happen, you gave us a date, and were then able to bring it forward a couple of days to fit around our holiday schedule, which was great.  Guys turned up at

Mr A B

We are very pleased with the glass curtains, which do what we want them to – separate the house and conservatory, meeting building regs, but as unobtrusively as possible. We were very happy with the service we received and the efficiency of those who fitted the curtains and we would have no hesitation in recommending

Stunning Glass Doors

FGC are an excellent family run business. They manufactured and fitted a stunning pair of glass doors for a private client which were complicated in design but FGC were keen and willing to help resolve all details successfully. Would highly recommend. Thank you.

Emma Farquharson
Emma F

After Sales Customer Service Exceptional

Thank you for your excellent after sales customer service it is exceptional.
The track coating was repaired to a very high standard by Dan the “Magic Man”, he is very professional and his work is very good, to the point that it is difficult to spot where the repair has been made.
Best

JD

Great post installation service

In addition to the quality of the product – which is stunning, and head an shoulders above anything else on the market – the ongoing support and maintenance is impressive. I had a small issue with the doors recently and their maintenance team came back within 48 hours to resolve everything whilst giving the doors

Richard Crowley
Richard

Work ethic simply cannot be doubted

Can I also thank your fitting team for turning out in atrocious weather that day, their work ethic simply cannot be doubted, please pass on our thanks to them and everyone involved for the service we have received. The doors look fantastic and we hope to add a third set, perhaps later this year.  

Mr and Mrs W

We are delighted to announce that our new showroom is now open. Please get in touch to book an appointment.

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