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8 great reasons for using window film

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Solardome glasshouse with window film

A guest blog from the window film expert Phil Baker has enjoyed an extensive career spanning 35 years working with window films. In 1999 he became the first person to distribute Johnson Window Films outside of the US. Developed for the automotive and commercial industry, window films are now used extensively for windows in homes […]


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Why choose aluminium?

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Sapa Profiles UK, aluminium extrusion

Aluminium is now the second most widely used metal in the world. The metal is renowned for its unique combination of inherent qualities: low weight, high strength, easy machining and durability. Its popularity continues to grow, simply because aluminum has many advantages over other, more traditional materials. The metal’s superior malleability makes it the perfect […]


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More natural light from windows and skylights: The natural choice

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Since the dawn of human history our sun has not only been regarded a source of light, but also as a source of life itself. We now know that some ancient civilisations even worshipped the sun as a god because of its immense celestial presence. Fast forward to around the turn of the twentieth century […]


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Domes past, present and future

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A brief history of the geodesic dome I’ve known about Solardome® geodesic domes for nearly ten years, but it wasn’t until I joined the company this year that I got a full appreciation of the history of the geodesic dome construction, the materials they can be made from and varieties of ways in which people […]


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