Isleworth, London: Restoration work on unique double-glazed Listed building

February 7th, 2017|Case Studies, Double glazing, French doors, Listed buildings, London, Sash windows, Timber doors, Timber windows|

A Grade II Listed building in West London became one of a growing number of double glazed listed buildings in London and the Home Counties when we carefully restored and replaced the [...]

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Timbawood Brochure Launch: Timbawood Buyer’s Guide and Bespoke Heritage Windows

February 1st, 2017|News, Timber doors, Timber windows|

   Timbawood Brochures We're pleased to announce that our new 'Timbawood Buyer's Guide' and 'Bespoke Heritage Windows' brochures are now available to download from our website. In these guides you will find [...]

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Window insulation: How to reduce heat lost through your windows

January 26th, 2017|Advice and expertise, Double glazing, Draught proofing, Timber windows|

Most heat in a home is lost through the windows and the roof. There are some simple ways to reduce heat loss, such as improving loft insulation and fitting carpets. There [...]

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How to reduce traffic noise and the sound of noisy neighbours by 75%

January 20th, 2017|Advice and expertise, Double glazing, Draught proofing|

If you live on a busy road or have noisy neighbours, it can be really difficult to get a good night’s sleep. According to the World Health Organisation, traffic noise alone [...]

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Chobham: Coordinating period windows and doors

December 7th, 2016|Bifold doors, Case Studies, Casement windows, Timber doors, Timber windows|

Period windows and doors Our prospective clients came to us with a challenge. They were renovating a substantial character property in Surrey, and were very keen to maintain [...]

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3 ways to reduce condensation on the inside of windows

November 16th, 2016|Advice and expertise, Double glazing, Timber windows|

With winter on the way and temperatures dropping fast, condensation in your house is likely to increase, and may cause damp problems if left unattended - but there are some simple [...]

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Case Study: The first double-glazed Grade II Listed Building in Greenwich

November 3rd, 2016|Case Studies, Double glazing, Listed buildings, London, Sash windows|

    A Grade II listed building became the first double-glazed building in a conservation area in the Royal Borough of Greenwich after the owners contacted us to [...]

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Listed Building Consent – How to get planning permission to replace windows on listed buildings

October 28th, 2016|Advice and expertise, Listed buildings, Sash windows, Timber windows|

Timber windows on Grade I, Grade II* and Grade II listed buildings cannot be altered in any way without planning permission, or 'Listed Building Consent', and it is against the law [...]

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East Sussex: Replacing Gothic windows on Grade II Listed building

October 6th, 2016|Case Studies, Casement windows, Double glazing, Listed buildings|

The Old School House at Bodiam Castle in East Sussex is a Grade II listed building that had severely decayed listed gothic windows when we were asked to restore and replace [...]

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