In-house manufacturing and finishing

All electrical wiring accessories are manufactured and hand-finished in the UK. This service is unique to Focus SB, which is why our customers choose to come to us. We work closely with designers and installers every step of the way, and offer a state-of-the-art in-house precision engineering and finishing facility. This enables us to be flexible and reactive to customer demands, especially for bespoke sockets and faceplates. Customers benefit from tailored services including the design and production of one-off samples specific to their brief, as well as the opportunity to view Focus SB’s manufacturing processes.

Also unique to us, we offer electrophoretic lacquering of polished brass plates providing durability and a hard wearing finish, ensuring our products keep their appearance over time. We manufacture superior products in flexible plate styles with both traditional and contemporary switch designs as well as being one of the only UK manufacturers able to match our rocker and toggle switches to its plate finishes.

 

Continuity throughout your project 

Due to our unique manufacturing capabilities as well as our bespoke configurations we frequently create custom plates for third party manufacturers to ensure continuity of finish throughout your project. This covers a wide range of products such as floor boxes, panic buttons, fire alarm sounders, thermostats, security keypads as well as lighting control plates for popular brands such as Lutron, Rako and Crestron. 

 

Engraving and Screen Printing

Add that extra detail to sockets and switches with our comprehensive engraving and screen printing service. For a small premium we can label your plates to help clients identify which switch corresponds to which function - particularly useful on kitchen grid plates.

 

Colour Matching

With over 390 colours in stock our in house paint shop enables us to spray plates to a RAL colour of your choice*. We also offer primed plates ready to paint on site ensuring the perfect match to your walls.

*Non-stocked colours carries an additional surcharge.  Call the sales office for up to date pricing.

 

Sample Service

To assist our customers select the right plate style and finish for their project, we offer a bespoke sample service for client presentations. Arranged through your local product consultant the service includes:

  • Up to three free of charge samples representative of plate style and finish (further samples will be chargeable at the current trade price)
  • Full CAD design and manufacture of one-off bespoke specials (subject to a £250 charge fully refundable upon receipt of an order.)
  • Custom made display boards for distributors, client presentations and project approval

Finishes Swatch Book

Because we offer one of the widest selections of beautiful finishes in our industry, we have put together a useful designers swatch book to help you decide the most appropriate finish for your interior theme. Finishes include a range of attractive bronzes, brass  nickels, stainless steel, chrome with both polished, brushed options. A finishes swatch book is complementary to architects, designers and specifiers. Please contact one of our product consultants to request one today.

 

Product Consultants

Our team of experienced product consultants are based nationwide, covering the whole of the UK. They offer an invaluable service advising and assisting our customers and distributors with the most up to date product information, and answering and resolving technical queries regarding one-off custom designs.  Product consultants are available to visit by appointment.  Please visit the Sales Team contacts page to find your nearest product consultant or contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. about your interiors project.

 

No minimum order, carriage paid.

Focus SB continue to offer no minimum order charge and free carriage to the UK Mainland*

*excluding timed and weekend deliveries.