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Barking Shopfronts Ltd

Thu October 27 2016

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0208 5910504Barking Shopfronts Ltd

We specialise in the design, manufacture and fitting of traditional style shop fronts. We pride ourselves from the design stage right through to the final decoration of the job. Work in the construction of Shop Fronts include structural, security shutters, sun blinds, windows, framing, doors, locks, brasswork, glazing, pillars, signage, corbels, stallrisers, flashing, lighting, granite and decoration. Barking Shopfronts uses the Comar aluminium system as it is suitable for projects ranging from simple office entrance doors through to complete fenestration packages for all glazed elements in retail and business complexes. Doors include framed and frameless toughened glass models, as well as hinged, sliding, swing, folding and stacking types. All integrate with Comar's framing and curtain wall systems. Window are available in various operating types, from pivot to tilt and turn, and include a new top swing thermal break model.

Composition and manfacture

Structure are custom made to client requirements. Welded constructions are guaranteed for two years against joint failure, with no joint failure having occurred within ten years.

Finish and appearance

Powder coated in-house, the aluminium frames are available in virtually any polyester colour or anodised shade. Glass is available clear, tinted, laminated or toughened in a range of sizes.

Shopfronts we do

a) Aluminium Shopfronts

b) Powder coated Shopfronts

c) Toughened glass Shopfronts

d) Chrome finish Shopfronts

e) Wooden Shopfronts

f) Automatic sliding doors

g) Sliding and folding doors

Our Industrial Roller Shutters are available in either Steel or Aluminium. Both options can be manufactured solid or perforated. Both options include 76mm laths and 50mm laths and both are available up to 12meters in width using our removable centre guides. Both options are available in either Electric and Manual. As with most of our other products, our roller shutter range is available polyester powder painted in any RAL or BS colour.


The laths are manufactured from 20swg galvanised interlocking steel. Solid or perforated. Weather hoods are constructed from 18swg galvanised steel sheet preformed to encase coil.


Curtain finishes include PVC colour coat, powder coated or stove enamel. A complete range of BS colours available.


Grilles are constructed from pressed aluminium links 16mm x 65mm and tubular spacers of 10mm diameter bar forming a brickbond pattern and is fitted to a 'T' shaped bottom rail. Punched section grille is constructed from steel interlocking laths in 18swg and 20swg with elongated slotted holes to form a brickbond pattern giving additional strength.

Operation and control:

Shutters and grilles can be manually hand-pushed operated up to a maximum opening of 9m2. Alternatively for larger openings a removable mullion is used. Geared or electrical operation is also available. This is by means of a single phase motor which incorporates transverse limits and emergency hand winding facility which is operated by a high security key switch or push button. Also available is a radio control operation.

Shutters we do

a) Manual operated shutters.

b) Electrically operated



Punched holes

Lattice grilles.

Oval shaped fascias

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Getting in contact with Barking Shopfronts Ltd

Unit 1, Barking Industrial Park
IG11 0TJ

Tel: 0208 5910504

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