FAKRO

FAKROis a private company established in Poland in 1991. The company is the most dynamic and fastest growing roof window manufacturer in the world. The co-owners of international subsidiaries are trading in: UK, Austria, Spain, the Netherlands, Ireland, Germany, Poland, Russia and Hungary. 

We aim to supply the highest quality products to satisfy the requirements of our customers all over the world. So, we place the highest priority on health and safety, security and the environmental impact of our products.

FAKRO manufactures a wide range of products to transform attics into comfortable living spaces. These include:

  • A comprehensive range of roof window designs including centre pivot windows, top hung windows, L-shaped windows, access roof lights and skylights.
  • Roof window accessories including venetian blinds, external and internal roller blinds, external awning blinds, control units, remote control systems and smoke ventilation systems.
  • Solar collectors.collectors

FAKRO is also one of the world’s leading producers of loft ladders, with a range of products suitable for all applications possible.

history

FAKRO company was established in the 1991 in Nowy Sacz, a very beautiful city situated 100km south of Krakow and about the same distance from the Polish Tatra Mountains.

The Company's roots however run much deeper. The idea of creating a company producing roof windows in Poland was first mooted over 25 years ago. FAKRO founder is Ryszard Florek –  the current president of the company and joint owner, who in 1986 established a woodwork plant in his family town, Tymbark. The funds gained by selling different products made possible the preparation and professional production of roof windows which was developped in Nowy Sacz.

Nowadays FAKRO is one of the world’s leading producers with an estimated 15% global share of the roof window market and is the unquestioned leader of trade in Poland.  FAKRO Group is made up of 12 manufacturing companies all over the world and 16 foreign subsidiaries. It currently employs more than 3300 people.

The company offers a very extensive selection of roof windows together with a wide range of accessories and loft ladders. FAKRO products are sold innumerous countries in the world - in fact in every country where roof windows can be used.

mission


We create comfortable living conditions all around the world. Our roof windows and other products are safe, energy-efficient and ecological.

WE FOCUS ON:

DEVELOPMENT Strong and permanent position amongst global leaders in the construction sector.
INNOVATION Safe, energy-efficient and ecological products.
RESPONSIBILITY  Corporate social responsibility in order to protect the customer, business partner, employee and natural environment.
ENTHUSIASM Creativity, efficiency, work satisfaction.

folding loft ladders

enable safe and easy access to non-inhabited loft spaces without the need for installing costly and space consuming staircases. Fakro Folding Ladders satisfy all technical and safety requirements whilst maximising ease of use and comfort.

  • Space Savings

Fakro Loft Ladders require little ‚swing space for operation. When folded, the sections are concealed inside the Loft Space, maximising space in the room below.

  • Ease of Installation

The Installation system ensures that the Ladder can be easliy installed by two persons. Height can be easily adjusted to suit room height. Ladders come as fully assembled products and do not require any additional pre-installation work.

  • Ease of Operation

The compact structure of the hatch facilitates ease of operation of the Loft Ladder. An opening rod is supplied with every Loft Ladder enabling the user to open and close the unit with ease.

  • Additional Equipment

In order to maximise comfort and accelerate installation of the Loft Ladder, additional accessories are available.

  • Warranty

FAKRO loft ladders come with a 3-year warranty.