Rapierstar's core business is the distribution of superior fasteners and fixings, with dedicated deep stocks and unrivalled customer service, they are recognised as the market leading supplier to the window and door industries.
Rapierstar specify and source from respected ISO accredited manufacturers in order to deliver high quality, competitively priced products. Utilising specialist global consolidation and UK logistic companies enables the company to ensure the right products are procured at the right price. Rapierstar's clients range from small independent companies to large multinational distributors and manufacturers. The company’s goal is to establish and maintain a position of leadership in the supply of fixings and building products throughout the UK, Ireland and across Europe.
Rapierstar branded products are designed and manufactured to exacting quality standards. In addition to manufacturers' commitment to quality, Rapierstar also invest in a comprehensive in-house test centre. This industry leading quality assurance facility enables Rapierstar to comply with appropriate British, European and International Standards.
Fasteners are tested to BS EN ISO 9227:2012 and exceed BS EN 1670 grade 4 and 5. Windows & doors fabricated with Rapierstar screws have surpassed BS 7412 and customers using Rapierstar screws successfully test their products for enhanced security beyond PAS 24:2012. We are an ISO 9001:2008 company, accredited with Investors in People (IIP). Fasteners comply with EU Harmonised Technical Standards and carry CE marking with full traceability. Rapierstar are also recommended by many of the leading manufacturers of window and door products in the UK.
More Than Superior Fasteners
Latest innovative building products include PROSHIELD™, a water repellent environmentally friendly masonry treatment that is quick and easy to apply. It penetrates to provide breathable, invisible protection from damaging water ingress, maintaining masonry appearance whilst reducing maintenance costs. PROSHIELD™ can improve the thermal efficiency of an exposed dwelling wall on average by 25%. – without expensive and feature changing additions, such as cladding and other intrusive insulation systems.