Coronavirus: An update for our customers

April 2nd, 2020|News|

At Timbawood the safety and wellbeing of our customers and employees is of the utmost importance. During the Coronavirus uncertainty, our team are still very much available to respond to your [...]

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Grade I and Grade II listed properties needing new windows at the Listed Property Show 2020

February 27th, 2020|Double glazing, Listed buildings, London, Sash windows|

  Having just returned from exhibiting at this year’s Listed Property Show in London, we were amazed at the range of unusual and historic listed buildings in need of our specialist [...]

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Sash windows versus Casement windows

November 28th, 2019|Advice and expertise, Casement windows, Double glazing, Sash windows|

When it comes to period properties, there are two main types of window: Sash windows and casement windows. But what is the difference between a sash window and a casement window, [...]

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Heritage Windows through the Ages

October 31st, 2019|Advice and expertise, Casement windows, Listed buildings, Sash windows|

The style and design of heritage windows have evolved throughout the ages, often because of changes in the manufacturing process and the ease with which glass could be made, as well [...]

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Timber Fire Doors for Period Properties – Fire Door Safety Week 2019

September 24th, 2019|Advice and expertise, Conservation areas, Draught proofing, French doors, Front doors, Listed buildings, News, Timber doors|

In the last few months we have seen a significant increase in requests for certified fire doors for period buildings and mansion blocks – traditional timber fire doors that are able [...]

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Kingston: Unusual ‘bottle top’ timber casement windows

July 9th, 2019|Case Studies, Casement windows, Double glazing, Listed buildings, London|

We were recently given the complex task of replacing these unusual 'bottle top' shaped timber casement windows on a listed property in Kingston, South West London. Our client wanted to improve [...]

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Berkshire: Beautiful Georgian style property with double glazed Sash Windows and French Doors

July 2nd, 2019|Case Studies, Casement windows, French doors, Sash windows|

We’ve just finished work on a beautiful property in Berkshire fitting traditional sash windows, French doors, and a very large gothic style feature window as the centrepiece above the front door. [...]

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Replacing & restoring French doors on Listed buildings

April 18th, 2019|Advice and expertise, Conservation areas, French doors, Listed buildings|

French doors are often a classic and key feature of many listed buildings and conservation properties – and need sensitive restoration work to repair and replace them without jeopardising the original [...]

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