What is Tea Staining in Stainless Steel?

Tea staining is discolouration of the surface of stainless steel by corrosion. It is a cosmetic issue that does not affect the structural integrity or the lifetime of the materials. Tea staining occurs most commonly in coastal areas and becomes progressively worse closer to the ...

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Caring for Stainless Steel

Our Technical Team are always willing to answer any questions.  03300 414 881 Stainless steel provides an outstanding combination of aesthetic appeal, corrosion resistance, strength, durability and cleanability. It is commonly used for a wide range of indoor and outdoor applications. The ...

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White Glove Assembly Service

CONCENTRATE ON WHAT YOU'RE GOOD AT To compliment our superior range of balustrade and railing components, White Metal offer to assist our clients by managing key elements of their supply chain and manufacture on their projects. This is particularly appreciated by glaziers, carpenters, joiners and smaller fabricators ...

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Glass Industry Visual Standards

What is the acceptable quality standard for toughened glass on my balustrade? Good question! The glazing industry works to a prescribed acceptable visual quality standard for installed glazing. White Metal uses these visual quality acceptability guides to determine an acceptable level of glass installed on a ...

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Easy Adjust Frameless Glass Balustrade System

Our new Easy Adjust frameless glass balustrade system offers many unique features and benefits when compared with conventional dry glazed balustrade channels. Traditionally it has been very difficult and time consuming to level glass on frameless balustrade systems. With our all-new easy adjust dry glaze ...

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Riverside Office Complex completed on time and on budget!

A multimillion pound building designed to accommodate hundreds of staff from two Suffolk councils has recently opened its doors. To help achieve the design criteria of being a “modern, light and airy building” a structural frameless glass balustrade has been installed extensively throughout the reception, ...

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Channel Top Trims For Easy Adjust Channel System

Our new range of base shoe top trims have been developed to enable a seamless connection between a frameless glass balustrade base channel and a wide range of the most common balcony facias, waterproofing layers or plasterboard interfacing. The trims simply clip ...

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Warehouse and Office Improvements!

In June we attended, along with representatives from 16 businesses based in the Lowestoft area, an event hosted by the Waveney District Council’s Economic Development team. Working with the New Anglia Growth Hub and BEE Anglia, officers from the economic development team helped to promote business ...

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Push & Pull Lock Fittings

  • Our Push & Pull Lock fittings allow easy, on site cable termination.
  • Cables can be supplied over length for final trimming to length during installation. This eliminates the need for on-site dimensioning and return visits to fit the cable.
  • You can order your cables
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