Category Archives: Fixings

Caught on Camera – all the benefits of our Brilliant Tilt & Turn System

There are so many benefits of using our Maco Tricoat Tilt & Turn System it’s difficult to know where to start. What’s for sure is that not only will you notice them but your customers will too.

To really spell out the features we’ve created two short films so you can see how brilliantly innovative the system is and even show you just how simple it is to fit and install.

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Red Horse Screw – Get Your Free Sample Pack Today

We’ve teamed up with renowned Danish Screw innovators Red Horse to bring you the best timber joinery screw on the market – RED HORSE.

Used by World leading window manufacturers, such as Velux and Velfac, the RED HORSE cold forged screw is available in cutting edge ZYTEC™ technology coated material or in A2 stainless steel.

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Rolkär – the bifold door system that can be fitted into virtually any space

Bifold systems are increasingly popular with homeowners right across the UK whether specifying them on new builds, extensions or retro-fitting them as part of property refurbishments.

They offer a fantastic way to bridge the gap between inside and out. But for many properties, the lack of structural support has historically meant bifolds have not been an option.

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Don’t your doors & windows deserve a better hinge?

Standard ball bearing hinges are ruining your doors and windows as they leak oil and rust, spoiling the look of them, and customers hate it.

Providing a traditional feel with modern performance the HQ and HY hinges keep your doors and windows looking and performing great for years.

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Trade warming to GLACE with NEW products set to expand the range further

Glace window fittings

Thanks to the latest window manufacturing techniques, more and more people across the UK are opting for traditional window styles in both the new build and refurbishment sectors.

By mixing the very best of traditional designs, including sash windows with their classic styling, with all the performance of high specification, modern timber windows, increasing numbers are now opting for and enjoying the very best of both worlds.

Here at Coastal we have seen this popularity reflected in the increasing demand for our Glace range of window fittings, which help create that perfect look, whilst using the latest manufacturing quality to ensure the very highest standards.

Such is the popularity of the range – which includes a fully suited set of fittings including Sash lifts and fasteners available in finishes including brass and satin and polished chrome – that we now extending it further.



Pera bulb end window handle - Glace

New additions which add to the range include the PERA handle, a bulb-shaped lockable, sprung action end window espagnolette, designed in a traditional style which will be available in four classic finishes. For more information on the new PERA Handle click here.

Finish options will also be upgraded across the Glace range in 2017 with the addition of an oil rubbed bronze finish.

Quality is paramount across the Glace range with fixing holes jigged and checked during manufacture to ensure consistent fitting centres enabling the modern joiner to set up CNC drilling and positioning.

“Glace is an increasingly popular product for our customers who love the fact that, inline with the growing popularity and demand for traditional styles, they can access a range of hardware that enjoys the best manufacturing standards with the classic design, style and attention to detail their customers want.



“We are delighted to be expanding the range further giving our customers event greater options for both finishes and also with the addition of the PERA handle,” said Coastal MD Loren Jenner.



To discuss the Glace range with one of the team call Coastal on 01726 871 726 or email [email protected]


Red Horse and Coastal Group launch the world’s leading timber screw into the UK


Leading external door and timber window hardware specialist, Coastal Group, has teamed up with renowned Danish screw innovators Red Horse to exclusively launch the highest specification – PAS24:2012 compliant – timber screw.

Used by the world’s leading window manufacturers such as Velux and Velfac due to its quality and performance, the Red Horse cold forged screw is only available in the UK through Coastal Group –

Manufactured in both cutting edge ZYTEC™ coating technology and A2 stainless steel, the new screws are designed to provide a range of benefits to the timber window and door market to enable 100% consistent fixing and high quality performance.

Cold forged for superior strength the new screws are available in 20mm to 120 mm sizes, and are suitable for manual and automated fixing lines and locking and hinge systems. Key features include a unique Headlock design ensuring a locked tight fixing every time and an ‘Instant Bite’ self-drilling tip, ensuring enhanced products and streamlined production lines.

As part of its dedication to quality, Coastal Group has also tested the ZYTEC™ screws when constructing a window in line with the Pas24:2012 Part Q test, which it passed.

 Now it is providing the trade with free sample packs to see for itself the quality of the new Red Horse range of timber screws.

 “We are absolutely delighted that through our work and collaboration with Red Horse we are able to launch this new range of high performance timber screws exclusively in the UK. The feedback we have had from the market so far has been exceptional with quality, ease of use and consistency through the locked tight fit and self-drilling tip really making their mark over traditional products,” said Coastal Group Director Anthony Jenner“The fact they are also helping our customer’s products meet the security requirements set out in the PAS24:2012 Part Q standards which came into force on 1st October is a massive benefit and a further testament to their quality. We are now inviting the trade to contact us and try them for themselves by requesting one of our new sample packs,” he added.

Hampshire-based Input Joinery is one of many firms in the UK to use the new screws with company director Martin delighted with the results.

“When we tried the new Red Horse drills we were impressed with the performance and very happy with every aspect of them. From the clean look they now give our locking & hinge systems, through to the quality of the screw itself with its Torx head and pre drill tip,” he said.

To receive a sample pack of the new Red Horse timber screws, contact Coastal Group on 01726 871726, email [email protected] or visit