Extend the seasons, unwind and bring the outdoors inside with a beautifully designed glass and aluminium patio enclosure. With sliding and stacking doors, your home can be opened up to extend your living space. An affordable way to create beautiful additional space, add value to your property and bring elegance to your home.


Howick Mirror and Glass can supply and install shop fronts in a great selection of styles.  Using the Origin shop front products, the design can include sliding windows, hinge doors and other key features. We can install both internal and external shop fronts for shopping centres, retail stores and showrooms. With the right choice of aluminium shop front you can create an open, inviting entrance for your clients.


All our doors can be customized according to your preference and the nature of your home. Aluminium doors are straightforward to use, are easily maintained and available in custom sizes and a variety of colours. The doors we install are resistant to corrosion and other damaging effects from nature.  In addition they are well insulated against sound and weather.  Our team is trained and experienced in the replacement of steel and wood frames to aluminium doors.

The hinge door is a versatile product that can be used as a domestic entrance door or in a commercial building or office. The flexibility of the product allows for single or double doors that can open in or out as well as allowing the door to be an insert in a larger shopfront section. Sidelights & fixtures can also be incorporated into the product. The Origin shopfront product has passed the strict AAAMSA wind, deflection & water test required for the A3 rating. The product has been designed to allow for easy installation & servicing. Custom made sizes & configurations are easily available on request.

The palace door is a heavy duty sliding door. The palace sliding door meets the specifications required for higher wind & deflection needs. The door is available in 2 pane, 3 pane, 4 pane & 6 pane configurations. Window inserts may also be used in the last panel to substitute a sidelight if insufficient space is a factor.

The sliding folding door is becoming a firm favourite in the market, especially in the domestic field. The sliding folding door allows for numerous configurations & options. Through our expertise & advanced manufacturing & efficiency processes we are able to produce these doors with high quality levels at an impressive lead time, making Origin Aluminium the market leader in the manufacturing and supply of sliding folding doors.

The patio door has been designed by Origin for easy installation whilst still being an aesthetically pleasing product. The patio sliding door also has the option of a standard lock stile with standard patio door handle or a mortise hook lock with cylinder & stainless steel D – Handle on the inside of the lock stile. The door is available in 2 pane, 3 pane, 4 pane & 6 pane configurations. Clip on Origin sidelights may be used with these doors. A fly screen head & sill option is also available.


Transform the look and value of your home in a quick and cost effective way. With a wide selection of windows to choose from and an option to install the safety gate “origuard”, your home can feel open and secure.  Aluminium finishes are available in a selection of colours for you to choose from and are powder coasted. A selection of glass can be used; laminated glass, safety glass, shatterproof, double glazed or Low E (to improve the insulation of your home). Windows can be side hung, top hung or sliding. All windows have gaskets and woolpile seals to keep dust, cold or heat out.

Proven performance and reliability. Sliding folding windows are stylish, secure, durable and a quality addition to any home.

Sliding folding windows offer many benefits, including: Smooth, quiet sliding motion for ease of opening and closing, Strength and durability, Security, Weatherproof, Improved airflow that you can regulate according to your needs, Easy to clean and maintain, Wide range of colours to suit your interior and exterior materials and designs

The 380 vertical slider is an upmarket product designed & priced to suit any environment. The Origin vertical slider has passed the strict AAAMSA wind, deflection & water test required for the A1 rating

The horizontal slider has passed the strict AAAMSA wind, deflection & water test required for the A2 rating. The ease of use of the product allows for easy installation & maintenance. The strength & durability of the horizontal slider allows the product to be used in virtually any environment providing the customer with peace of mind of the performance of the product.

The casement window is a very flexible & versatile product. Origin Aluminium manufactures & supplies the 30, 340 & 38 casement systems. The Origin top hung casement window has passed the strict AAAMSA wind, deflection & water test required for the A3 rating & the Origin side hung window achieved an A1 rating.


Aluminium framed showers with safety glass. All shower doors are glazed with 4mm toughened safety glass, easy installation, non drip design, superior sliding action and water tight seal. Showers are available in the following options:

These can be coupled to any of the Origin Pivot, Tri, Bi Slider or In Line Panel shower doors.

The Bi-slider is applicable for large enclosures and elegant sliding action.

The Corner Entry is a wide opening door for space constrained bathrooms, fully reversible door, opening from left or right.

Wide opening door for space constrained bathrooms. Fully reversible door, opening from left or right. Perfect shower doors for small bathrooms.

Maximum door opening space


Howick Mirror and Glass is a member of SAGGA and all glass supplied is in accordance with their specification and is of the highest quality.

Certain glass is kept on-site and can be cut while you wait.

For all specialist glass, we will order your required items and contact you once your glass is ready for collection.

Clear float glass: 2mm, 3mm, 4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 8mm, 10mm thickness.
Coloured glass: Cool bronze, grey and a selection of other colours to choose from
Sandblasted glass
Obscure glass: Arctic, pacific
Mirrors: 3mm, 4mm and 5mm thickness
Safety glass: Shatterproof (SX)

Glass Services we can offer - Drilling holes, Polishing, Arising and Bevelling