Aluminium Shopfronts

Aluminium shopfronts have a major impact on the overall look and feel of your business and are now a familiar sight on our high streets, with an increasing number of businesses now choosing this metal for their commercial entrances.

Aluminium has become a favoured construction material due to its lightness, strength, durability and affordability. Aluminium shopfronts also require very little maintenance, keeping business costs to a minimum, which makes them ideal for outdoor use.

We offer an extensive range of Thermal and Non-Thermal aluminium shopfronts, which are modern, versatile and economical. We fabricate our in-house profile using the highest-grade aluminium and also use Comar, Kestrel, Sapa, Aluk and Jack aluminium systems.

The aluminium shopfront framing systems are powder coated to the highest standard, with a range of over 200 polyester powder paint colours available in a gloss, matt or satin finish, to match your individual taste or to suit corporate or brand requirements. RAL Chart

The thickness of the aluminium and the shape and size of the profile along with the strength and flexibility has to offeris designed to make forced entry difficult and overall security performance robust.


When the Aluminium is installed, the glazing bead is the strip of aluminium that clips into the frame to hold the glass in place. The window is then designed so that the glazing bead is on the inside, meaning there is no way that any potential intruders can remove the bead and glass from the outside to gain access. As an additional extra, we also offer electric roller shutters which we can fit once the shop-front is in place. Most customers having a shop-front installed often go for the option of a roller shutter due to the amount of extra security it will offer.

Aluminium shop fronts are attractive and easy to maintain. Our aluminium shopfronts are designed to meet the needs of your commercial ground floor requirements. They feature the latest technological advancements offering our customers flexibility of style as well as longevity. Aluminium shopfronts are highly resistant to corrosion and are able to withstand a wide range of weather conditions, this is why so many retail projects use our durable products.

Aluminium shopfronts are the choice of many shops because it provides a clean and strong system for a very competitive price. Our aluminium shopfronts include glass sections with a trim of aluminium and two types of doors: manual swing doors and fully automated ones for customer entrances

As experts in Aluminium Shopfronts, Shopfronts Shutters Ltd can manufacture and install distinctive façade solutions for retail outlets and shopping centres. Our wide range of products allows architects to design Aluminium shopfronts which are unique, attractive and distinctive. These great quality products are complimented by our quality manufacturing and installation service.

Aluminium shopfronts play an important part in the City or town. Shopfronts Shutters high quality aluminium shopfronts improves desirability of your shop, giving it a modern uplift can improve your foot traffic.

Aluminium shopfronts are aesthetically pleasing, which in turn will attract more customers through your doors.

Automatic doors can be added to your new Aluminium Shopfront, being single sliding, double sliding or swing doors. Automatic doors are perfect for all high street including retailers, banks, offices. Please visit our Automatic door page for more information.

Aluminium Shopfront Features
  • Lightweight, but extremely strong and durable.
  • Zero maintenance and resistant to extreme weather conditions.
  • Wide range of RAL colours to choose from.
  • Recyclable, sustainable and eco-friendly.

Aluminium Shopfront Specification
  • Main profiles are 100mm deep with a face dimension of 45mm for single glazing and double glazing.
  • 90 degree and variable corner sections are available, plus square and sloping bead options. All profiles accept glass and solid infill panels from 6mm to 28mm, are pocket glazed.
  • Doors for your Aluminium Shop Front can be manual or automatic, choose from Swing, sliding or bi-folding operation to suit your needs and your budget.
  • Manual shop front doors are fitted with aximconcealed overhead hydraulic closers on either single or double doors with low, medium or high strength options as well as hold open or swing through types.
  • All of our Aluminium doors and Aluminium Windows offer full weather-stripping to the perimeters.
  • We offer excellent security features such as, Locking facilities including Deadbolt (by way of a hook bolt lock), Latch Lock (with options of handled or thumb turn), Electric key pad and various other electric options.
  • Powder coating available to suit your shop front layout and colour schemes.
  • All glazing is finished and fitted to BS6262 and BS6206.
  • We also have a range of handles, push pads, D handled and full lock types.

We take pride in delivering an outstanding customer service and will not be beaten on our quality, reliability or competitive prices.