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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