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A Guide to Steel Look Windows

by Nick Hobbs on May 2, 2024

A Guide to Steel Look Windows

Steel windows and doors have adorned many architectural settings for over a century, with themes ranging from classic heritage to bold, modern designs.

At SEFAB, we supply window manufacturers with high-quality products to incorporate into their steel-look windows and doors. These products combine heritage qualities with modern functionality, making them popular among homeowners and designers.

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Top 10 Benefits of Powder Coating Metal

by Nick Hobbs on May 2, 2024

 

Top 10 Benefits of Powder Coating Metal

Powder coating is one of the most popular finishing techniques for metal surfaces. It offers a wide range of benefits catering to aesthetic and functional needs.

From enhancing durability to providing environmental advantages, powder coating is an ideal choice for manufacturers across various industries.

In this blog, we will examine the top 10 benefits of powder-coating metal and explain why it’s a preferred solution for protecting and enhancing metal surfaces.

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Why Choose South East Fabricators for Your Metal Fabrication Needs?

by Nick Hobbs on March 8, 2024

Why Choose South East Fabricators for Your Metal Fabrication Needs?

Metal fabrication SEFAB large machinery

When it comes to metal fabrication, quality, reliability, and efficiency are paramount.

At South East Fabricators (SEFAB), we understand the importance of delivering top-notch products and services to our customers. Whether you’re a seasoned roofing contractor, a dedicated DIY enthusiast, or a general builder, we’re here to cater to your specific needs with a wide range of products and personalised service.

Here’s why choosing SEFAB is your best bet for all your metal fabrication requirements.

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British Weather and Storms: SEFAB’s Essential Role in Roof Repairs

by Louise Fenn on February 22, 2024

Those of us living in Britain are well-acquainted with the unpredictable weather patterns, often characterised by heavy rain, strong winds, and occasional storms. This can lead to need for roof repairs.

Whilst the changeable weather conditions contributes to the charm of the British landscape, they can also wreak havoc on commercial and residential properties, particularly roofs.

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Empowering Change: SEFAB Joins Ardingly College’s Solar Utility Vehicle Project

by Nick Hobbs on January 22, 2024

 

At SEFAB, we believe in harnessing technology for a sustainable future, read on to find out more about Ardingly College’s Solar Utility Vehicle Project.

We are thrilled to announce our collaboration with Dr. Andrew Spiers MBE and his team of students at Ardingly College, in partnership with Ifield College, for their groundbreaking Solar Utility Vehicle (SUV) project.

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Flashings and Trims: A Guide to Sheet Metal Flashings, Trims and Gutters Roofing and Cladding Materials

by Nick Hobbs on January 10, 2024

In this blog, we explore the more common types of flashings and trims, plus gutters for the roofing and cladding industry.  There is an almost infinite range of profiles that can be manufactured to suit many applications.

South East Fabricators specialises in the bespoke manufacture of high-quality products for the roofing and cladding industry.

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Nick HobbsFlashings and Trims: A Guide to Sheet Metal Flashings, Trims and Gutters Roofing and Cladding Materials

FAQ on Tata Steel Pre-Finished Steel suitable for Flashings

by Nick Hobbs on October 30, 2023

Image courtesy of Tata Steel

FAQ on Tata Steel Pre-Finished Steel suitable for Flashings

What is pre-finished steel?

Pre-finished steel refers to sheet steel that has a protective finish applied during manufacturing. This finish enhances the steel’s durability, corrosion resistance, and aesthetic appeal, making it ideal for various applications, including flashings.

SEFAB hold large stocks of pre-finished steel in various colours, finishes and manufacturers, including TATA Steel. We stock the following TATA Steel pre-finished steel -Colorcoat® LG, Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra®, Colorcoat Prisma®, Colorcoat® PE15.

Can pre-finished steel flashings be customised to match a building’s colour scheme?

Yes, pre-finished steel flashings can be manufactured in a range of colours customised to match your building’s colour scheme. Manufacturers offer a wide range of colour options and finishes, ensuring that your flashings are both functional and visually appealing.

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FAQs About Steel Flashings

by Nick Hobbs on October 2, 2023

FAQs About Steel Flashings

Steel roof and wall flashings are vital components helping to protect your building against water and wind intrusion.  

They can also be used architecturally to enhance the aesthetics of the building, offering contrasting colours to the profiled roof and wall sheets.

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Another First here !

by sefab on February 28, 2023

Its been a busy February here, especially in the workshop and we had the pleasure of making pieces for a stone grate for a 1930’s Alfa Romeo for one of our new customers. Using our Cidan 3m Press, we created small rounded pieces, perfect for the customer requirements. If we can assist your project in any way, please do not hesitate to contact us

 

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Community Sponsorship

by sefab on October 10, 2022

We are delighted to continue with sponsorship of Crawley Down Gatwick Football club, under 10s girls squad. This year we have been able to provide them with some new training equipment. Maybe we will have some future England Lionesses in the making!

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