CR Smith’s bespoke apprenticeship programme is celebrating four years in operation. Tailored specifically to meet the skills required by the home improvement firm in collaboration with Fife College, the scheme is on its second intake of apprentices and represents an investment of more than £100,000 by the firm in its future workforce. Eleven apprentices are…Read more
National Apprenticeship Week draws to a close today, and for us, apprentices are vital. They are the next generation of employees and what help keep our wheels in motion. For some young people, when they’ve walked out of the high school gates for the final time and into the big wide world, venturing onto the…Read more
It’s National Apprenticeship Week and at CR Smith we firmly believe that young people are not only the lifeblood of the economy, but they are key to the future survival and continuing success of a business. In 2015 we set up our own bespoke apprenticeship programme which is tied to a City & Guilds framework.…Read more
If you feel like the dreary, winter months are never-ending, the good news is that’s were starting to get closer to spring. From bunches of daffodils in the supermarket, sprinkling of crocus over grassy verges, to the evenings starting to get dark a little bit later, we can’t wait until its officially spring next month.…Read more
Although we’re at the cutting edge of technology and style when it comes to windows, doors, conservatories and orangeries, who’d have guessed that we’d have also have the edge when it comes to fashion as well? After all, it’s not often that windows and clothing go seamlessly together! But three decades since it was first…Read more
Christmas is fast approaching, and if you’re hosting dinner for all the family, why not pull out all the stops and transform your conservatory in to a magical winter wonderland. If you fancy having a stylish place to dine, it’s time to stock up on candles and fairy lights. A conservatory can be dim when…Read more
This design will become a fantastic living and dining space for the home owners, giving them the ideal solution for their needs, whilst also adding value to their home.