Battle of the oaks

Customers choosing oak handrails for their home are often intrigued as to the difference between European Oak and American Oak. So here is a little blog which will hopefully point out some of the key differences.

  1. Species and origin

business start up honour

Handrail Creations have been awarded “Best Start-up Business” for 2015 at the Bolton & Bury business News Awards. Here is a snippet from the paper:

Having commanded a UK presence for its products since its launch just 18 months ago, …

Handrail Creations Sets Employees Award Winning Challenge

For a second year in a row, we have been asked to design and manufacture the trophies for the prestigious TTJ Awards.
This year, we are running a design competition for all employees, which will help to strengthen work relationships, …

Handrail tips for the self-builder

A poll commissioned in March found 26 million British adults would like to build their own home at some stage in their life, with 6.5m currently doing researching or planning into the process. That means there’s a good chance that …

minimalist style, maximum care

The Handrail Creations team have once again triumphed with the supply fit & polish of a timber handrail to this minimalist North London property.

This small handrail with no newel posts gains it’s strength from the unique install method. The …

Another contract complete

Handrail Creations returned to Lesoco College in London this week to review the success & impact of the bespoke European oak handrails to the feature staircase & entrance foyer.

The designers were looking for a big impact and boy, did …

We’re now FSC certified

Handrail Creations are pleased to announce that we are now fully FSC™ certified.

The FSC certification further enhances our commitment to sustainability. It will also support our future growth ambitions by ensuring compliance for larger commercial projects stipulating FSC certified …

Business award nomination for handrail creations

The family owned business, which has notably just been   appointed to make and install handrails in the Houses of Parliament, has been shortlisted in the Newcomer category of the 2015 North West Business Masters Awards.

The hotly contested Newcomer category …

800 metre job in motion

the-building

HC are under-way with the production of almost a kilometre of bespoke timber handrails for the Zig-zag building and Kings Gate in central London. The £175m development will provide office, leisure and retail space over 234,000 sq feet and is …

Top 5 Things to Consider with Handrails in a Commercial Build

When considering investing in a hand rail for your commercial development, there are certain considerations to take into account before taking the plunge.  As we create a range of tailor made bespoke services designed to meet your tastes and requirements, …