At CMC Aluminium we are aware of the need to make your Aluminium shop fronts in Chesterfield Derbyshire & Yorkshire as user friendly and aesthetically pleasing as possible. With the continued need for disability considerations, yet still trying to maintain your display and advertisement needs, we are able to work with our customers to provide the most economic solution for your shop front.

CMC Aluminium Systems Limited products are provided by market leading extrusion designers and suppliers. As standard our suppliers profiles are extruded from aluminium alloy 6036 T6 to BS1474 - all screws and components are either stainless steel or cadmium plated. Sections are available either Anodised in accordance with BS1615 1987/BS3987 1974 or powder coated in accordance with BS6496 1984 in a large range of colours with dual colour as an option on a variety of products.

Our glass units are manufactured of site by leading glass suppliers. All our standard units are soft coat low emissivity and argon filled giving good ’U’ values to meet current regulations. We can also provide specialist glasses for extra security, solar requirements or sound reduction all per your requirements.
Site Survey

When you are thinking about the installation of a new shop front, there are many things to consider.  We will undertake a survey and offer advice on the most suitable way of achieving your ideas. With a slim aluminium profile you will get  maximum visibilty into your shop. All the windows are internally glazed for security and fitted with safety glass too.

Working with you
When we've done our site survey, we then help you to plan a frontage that will be inviting to your customers. We can discuss the safety elements of the door.  We offer both manual openings and automatic. We will work with the local planner too, to ensure that your shop front meets with their approval.  

Once the shop front is ready to install our in house fitting team will be on site to install the shop front and to minimise the inconvenience to your business. We are both Chas and Constructionline accredited and will make sure that the installation complies with all health & safety regulations.




Aluminium is lightweight and strong,

making an ideal material for a contemporary shop front available in a choice of over 200 RAL colours.

co-op_shopfrontCorner shop

If you have a high traffic entrance, we understand how important it is that the shop front are reliable and the door opens and closes as it should time, after time.  If you choose an automated door we will provide you with instruction on how you can re-set the doors, should it be necessary.  

shop-front-motor-dealerMotor Dealers

We have worked with some of the UK's largest motor dealer groups plus many smaller independent motor groups, on new builds, through to facelifts and repairs of existing showrooms. We will work to the schedules provided by your builder or architect and understand the importance of meeting with the franchise corporate standards. We have worked on buildings that represent Mercedes, Citroen, Suzuki, Hyundai, Harley Davidson, Triumph to name a few.... Autoworld, Stoneacre Motor Group, JCT,

Shop_front_pizza_hutTakeaways & Fast Food

With a busy takeaway we understand how important it is that your shop fronts looks good and portrays the image of your business.  You can rely on CMC Aluminium to be on hand should the worst happen and you need a repair to the door or window. We know how important it is that your shop door is reliable and keeps on opening for your customers.

Hairdressers_shop_frontHair Dressers and Beauty Salons

We have installed shop front on many hairdressers and beauty saloons.  When you are in the business off making things look good... Why not apply the same thoughts to your shop front. You can let maximum light into your shop and give it a contemporary feel. It will give your business drive by appeal and encourage customers through your doors.

heritage-shop-frontPlanning Restrictions

If your shop is in an area where there are planning restrictions, we have experience and can ensure that you meet with building regulations and planning. We have a range of heritage colours that will ensure your shop front blends with any existing frames, whilst giving your property a contemporary feel.

Disabled_commercial_doorDDA Compliant

Combine your shop front with a DDA complaint door which can be manual or automatic, pivot or slide.  Our doors are DDA compliant (Disability Discrimination Act), with low thresholds. We can also fit push pads to allow easy opening and at a height for wheelchair users. See our page on Commercial Doors.    

Fabrication of Shop Fronts

We will manufacture and install your new shop fronts. The frames have a thin profile  and power coated to suit your corporate style. The frame system will accept thickness of glass from 6.4mm single glazed to 24mm double glazed, all fabricated to your requirements, with a self-colour of powder coated finish. Safety glass shop fronts and doors can be installed with rails and patch fittings.

We can work with you on the timing of installation - maybe out of hours will be a safer time to undertake work. We are also able to install large panes of glass that smaller companies may be unable to handle. We are Chas and Construction Line accredited - so you can be sure we will comply with all health and safety requirements.


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