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

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 [...]

September 24th, 2019|Advice and expertise, Conservation areas, Draught proofing, French doors, Front doors, Listed buildings, News, Timber doors|Comments Off on Timber Fire Doors for Period Properties – Fire Door Safety Week 2019

Contemporary timber fire doors in Kensington & Chelsea

As part of our restoration work on an elegant Conservation property in Notting Hill, London, we fitted our certified timber fire doors in the interior of the Victorian building. [...]

January 31st, 2019|Case Studies, Conservation areas, French doors, Front doors, London|Comments Off on Contemporary timber fire doors in Kensington & Chelsea

Richmond: Double glazed timber windows & doors

Timbawood has just finished work on this elegant Edwardian style property in Richmond, Surrey – installing a range of our timber double glazed sash windows, casement windows and timber doors. The [...]

October 23rd, 2018|Case Studies, Casement windows, Double glazing, French doors, Front doors, London, Sash windows|Comments Off on Richmond: Double glazed timber windows & doors

Period Front Doors: Panels & Mouldings

Period front doors throughout the ages, from Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian through to more modern styles, are notable for their elegant panel and moulding designs which give a door depth, shape [...]

November 3rd, 2017|Advice and expertise, Conservation areas, Front doors, Listed buildings, News, Timber doors|Comments Off on Period Front Doors: Panels & Mouldings

Choosing colours for Edwardian, Victorian and Georgian front doors

Choosing a distinctive colour for your period front door is a great way to personalise your home without needing to alter the façade of your property. It can make an inviting [...]

September 5th, 2017|Advice and expertise, Conservation areas, Front doors, Listed buildings, Timber doors|Comments Off on Choosing colours for Edwardian, Victorian and Georgian front doors

Edwardian front doors: stained glass options

Stained glass work is such an important part of period front door design, and it was most popular in Edwardian front doors, an era when front door architecture became more decorative, [...]

July 28th, 2017|Advice and expertise, Double glazing, Front doors, Timber doors|Comments Off on Edwardian front doors: stained glass options

Balham: Exact-match timber casement windows and front door for ‘Between the Wars’ property

Many prospective clients come to us wanting to upgrade the performance and efficiency of their windows, while keeping their original character and design. The owner of a beautiful ‘Between the [...]

April 28th, 2017|Case Studies, Casement windows, Double glazing, Front doors|Comments Off on Balham: Exact-match timber casement windows and front door for ‘Between the Wars’ property

Replacing Edwardian, Victorian & Georgian Front Doors

  Throughout the ages, front doors have been designed and manufactured in different ways, according to the tastes of the time and manufacturing processes available. At Timbawood, as experts in preserving [...]

March 28th, 2017|Advice and expertise, Conservation areas, Front doors, Listed buildings, Timber doors|Comments Off on Replacing Edwardian, Victorian & Georgian Front Doors