Glazing designs for bathroom windows and doors

Bathroom windows not only need to provide safety, good insulation and ventilation - they also need to give a property’s inhabitants peace of mind when it comes to privacy. [...]

December 13th, 2018|Advice and expertise, Double glazing, Sash windows, Timber doors, Timber windows|Comments Off on Glazing designs for bathroom windows and doors

Glazing options for period windows and doors

At Timbawood we pride ourselves in offering our clients a vast range of options for glazing period windows and doors, whether that is within our timber box sash windows, casement windows, [...]

November 30th, 2017|Advice and expertise, Conservation areas, Double glazing, Listed buildings, Sash windows, Timber doors, Timber windows|Comments Off on Glazing options for period windows and 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

Accoya timber – our choice for timber windows & doors

Accoya is our first choice for our timber windows and doors, being at the cutting edge of wood science. Not only is it thermally efficient, it is more durable and dimensionally stable [...]

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Building disasters: Shocking PVC windows that ruin period properties

Building Disasters: Windows and Doors to avoid Period, conservation and listed properties were originally constructed with timber windows and doors. Over the years however, PVC manufacturers have persuaded homeowners to replace [...]

May 19th, 2017|Advice and expertise, Conservation areas, Listed buildings, Timber doors, Timber windows|Comments Off on Building disasters: Shocking PVC windows that ruin period properties

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

Our Conservation and Listed windows and doors approved in over 30 planning authorities

Bespoke Listed Windows & Conservation Windows Restoration and replacement work on timber windows and doors on listed buildings and conservation properties can be difficult to get planning permission for, due to the [...]

February 19th, 2017|Casement windows, Conservation areas, Listed buildings, London, News, Sash windows, Timber doors, Timber windows|Comments Off on Our Conservation and Listed windows and doors approved in over 30 planning authorities