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Long Crendon Customer Says Thanks

9th November 2017

Our team at Long Crendon have been praised for their service from customer Rob Houseman of Houseman Construction. He was delighted with the quality of manufacture as well as the technical service, giving special thanks to the designer, Amber Carter. We always aim to work exactly to the customers’ needs, so we are pleased Mr […]

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Industry Leading Safelift Panels

8th November 2017

Crendon’s key responsibility is health and safety and as such, we are pleased to offer industry-leading spandrel and gable panels, designed and fabricated to offer maximum health and safety advantages to sites. These panels come with an abundance of benefits ensuring unrivalled peace of mind not only once installed, but crucially during the offload and […]

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Posi-joist Demand Rockets

6th November 2017

The market has recently seen a booming demand for Posi-joists from all market channels as well as strong interest from merchant customers. With market pressures on material costs, the Posi-joist is looking favourable in terms of cost comparison with the I-joist. With the additional site benefits over an I-joist, switching to Posi-joists with its unrivalled […]

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Convenient and Safe Online Payments

30th October 2017

To make life simpler for our customers, Crendon is introducing online payments via Worldpay to all our branches, which will enable instant credit card payments to be made over the phone at point of sale. This will improve the customer experience from speed of order processing and the ability to provide confirmation of payment instantly […]

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Taylor Wimpey Castle Walk Project – “It just worked”.

18th October 2017

Our recent work with Taylor Wimpey has seen very positive feedback for Crendon. The site manager complimented our services, describing them as “superb”. Crendon supplied trusses for Taylor Wimpey on their new housing complex at Castle Walk, Reading. He also quoted, “From liaising with Gemma regarding joists to moving a truss delivery last minute to […]

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Macmillan Coffee Morning Fundraiser

12th October 2017

Last month at Crendon we hosted a coffee and cake morning in support of the worthy cause, Macmillan Cancer Research UK. A massive thank you to everyone who brought in a cake, and well done to those who made a cake themselves. Everyone went to a lot of effort and they all looked amazing! The […]

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Crendon Management Conference

14th August 2017

July saw the latest gathering of the Senior Managers in our business from all our locations across the UK, who came together to review our immediate priorities and future plans. This conference saw more delegates than ever from operations, sales, finance and support functions, exchanging ideas of how we can build on our strengths to […]

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Double the sales success with Galliford Try and Linden Homes

13th August 2017

With housebuilding going through a boom period at the moment, Crendon has been maintaining several successful partnerships with major developers – but none more so than Galliford Try and its housebuilding subsidiary Linden Homes. Over the last 12 months sales have exceeded all expectations, with double the expected uptake for Linden’s developments in prime locations […]

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50 years and counting…

13th August 2017

It’s now almost 50 years since Crendon began transforming the UK construction industry by pioneering trussed rafter production using technology developed and proven in North America. Since then trussed rafters have become the default choice for the housing market, with over 95% of new homes incorporating them. To mark such a significant event the company […]

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A successful first year for East Harling

13th August 2017

Almost one year on from its official opening, Crendon’s state of the art manufacturing plant at East Harling in Norfolk is celebrating a very successful first 12 months. The result of a £1.5million investment, the facility manufactures both trussed rafters and Posi-Joists, as well as offering a full design service and acting as the company’s […]

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