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August 30, 2017

1972-2017 A brief look at our first 45 years

We first began manufacturing Rytons Slim Vent Minor and Rytons Slim Vent Major cavity ventilators. We educated the industry on the benefits of ventilation. Our operations were from a small office and garage facility in Purley, Surrey. Having re-located to Kettering, product ranges exploded during the 1980s, establishing Rytons as a leading ventilation manufacturer in [...]
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February 24, 2017

Three Decades of BBA Approval

We were delighted to welcome John Palethorpe, Area Business Manager for the British Board of Agrément, to our offices recently for the official presentation of our latest BBA Certificate. This certificate represents another successful round of BBA assessment for Rytons and will take us to 30 years of continuous approvals – a fantastic achievement no [...]
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December 20, 2016

Reliable BBA Approved products from Rytons

We are pleased to announce that we have just completed another successful round of British Board of Agrément (BBA) assessment and are heading into our next three year cycle of BBA Approved products.  This will take us to 30 years of continuous approvals – an achievement no other manufacturer can claim for these types of [...]
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August 20, 2015

Condensation Problems – Our Top Tips

With the recent cold snap we have been speaking to lots of people this week about their condensation problems and how we can help in resolving them.  Here are our top tips. Firstly, the cause: Normal everyday living such as cooking, washing, bathing, drying clothes indoors, heating and even breathing produces water vapour.  Air can […]

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August 20, 2015

New Guide to Simplify Venting Gas Appliances

Ventilation is paramount to the safe operation of a gas appliance.  However, searching through regulations and standards to work out those venting requirements can be a time consuming task. To make life easier, we’ve put together a handy guide sheet that will help you work out an accurate venting figure in just a few easy steps. Use the guide to conform to [...]
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August 20, 2015

New Guide to Simplify Solid Fuel Venting

Are you fed up with having to wade through reams of regulations to work out the venting requirements of a solid fuel appliance? To make life easier, we’ve put together a handy guide sheet that will help you work out an accurate venting figure in just a few easy steps. Use the guide to conform to the latest regulations with extracts from the Building [...]
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August 20, 2015

Why Playing with Specifications could be a Dangerous Game

You’re the designer; you’ve undergone thorough training and you’ve made a specification, so why isn’t the product you carefully selected being used on your design? As a manufacturer of natural ventilation products for over forty years, we know that contractors have always been led somewhat by what is stocked by their favourite builder’s merchant.  However, we […]

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August 20, 2015

A Disturbed Night!

How did you sleep last Friday night?  We’re guessing not very well!  With the ferocious storm whipping 60 mile an hour winds across our gardens and streets, most of us were probably disturbed by (or were awake worried about) damage to fence panels, dangerously flexing trees and rattling old TV aerials. One person we know [...]
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August 20, 2015

Blocked vents can be Fatal!

We often speak to people who want to fit a flyscreened louvre for a boiler, stove or fire.  We can’t stress enough the dangers of this and here’s a very sad story from Heating & Plumbing Monthly of how blocked ventilation was a contributing factor to carbon monoxide (CO) build up with fatal consequences.  Remember […]

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