Hardwood vs Softwood

From the earliest evidence of civilisation, timber has been used in construction. It has been used in everything from primitive farming equipment to elaborate dressing tables. Ultimately, wood remains one of [...]

Evolution of Sash Windows

The Evolution of Sash Windows Classic sash windows have been a staple in British architecture for over 300 years, so just where did it come from and why has the style [...]

The Benefits of Microporous Paints

Are you looking for a low maintenance paint solution for your home’s doors and windows? In that case, you should consider microporous paints. A modern solution for the exterior of your [...]

The Benefits of Accoya Timber

There are many different types of timber on the market from which windows and doors can be made, however some are better suited to the task than others. When it comes [...]

Sash Window Prices

In general, the best way to get a price for your sash windows is to arrange an appointment with one of our surveyors. It’s a totally free, no-obligation service and basically [...]

Casement Windows & Bays

Put simply, a casement is a window that works by using hinges. In the UK, casements were the most common type of window before the sash window was introduced and usually contained glass panes held in place with strips of [...]

Sash Window Cost Calculator

If you’d like to get a rough costing for your sash windows, the quickest way is to head over to our sash window cost calculator. This is a tool designed for [...]

Sash Window Repair

If you’re interested in upgrading your sash windows but aren’t quite ready to replace them, we can offer a service like draught proofing. Essentially the service will focus on typical repair [...]

Bespoke Sash Windows

If you own a Georgian or Victorian property, when you hear “sash windows” you’ll probably think of the ‘standard’ designs: one pane above one pane, two panes above two panes, and [...]

Stiff Sash Window? Maybe The Window Isn’t To Blame

Are you struggling with a stiff sash window? Before you worry that your window may be defective, please consider your access to the window. Occasionally, household items and / or features such [...]