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  • Sash Windows Launches a TikTok Account

    Sash Windows Launches a TikTok Account

    What started out as a Gen Z app, Tik Tok has grown exponentially and in very short order into a global business hub where individuals, as well as companies, are connecting.

  • Some Interesting Facts About Glass

    Some Interesting Facts About Glass

    From design to efficiency, windows remain one of the key architectural features of any home or commercial, or public building. Form and function are the twin drivers of good windows, and the importance of windows is just as much a priority now in architectural design as it was hundreds of years ago.

  • Sash Window Reviews: Why Our Trustpilot Score Is So Important

    Sash Window Reviews: Why Our Trustpilot Score Is So Important

    Like it or not, customer reviews are now an essential part of obtaining business. It’s so easy for anyone to hop online and check out a company, organisation, or business and a staggering 92% of people rely on online reviews before they make a purchase.

  • The British Woodworking Federation & Sash Windows

    The British Woodworking Federation & Sash Windows

    The British Woodworking Federation (BWF) is the voice of the woodworking sector in the UK, a trade association for the woodworking and joinery manufacturing industry. The BWF currently has 500 members including manufacturers, installers, and distributors, and covers all types of timber products including windows, doors, conservatories, staircases, furniture, and interior and architectural joinery. As…

  • What Are the Main Issues with Sash Windows

    What Are the Main Issues with Sash Windows

    Sash windows are a prized period feature on old houses and a design of choice on many new builds looking to create classic lines, but a lot of people are more than a little afraid of them.

  • How to Restore a Weathered Wooden Front Door

    How to Restore a Weathered Wooden Front Door

    If your wooden front door has seen better days, it might just be time to treat it to a full restoration. Not only will this conserve and protect the wood but it will completely transform the appearance of the house. The front door is the first thing people home in on and a shabby door…

  • What is Installsure & Why We’re Proud to Be a Member

    What is Installsure & Why We’re Proud to Be a Member

    Installsure is the new name for the specialist insurance provider to the UK glass and glazing industry. Installsure was created by the Glass & Glazing Federation (GGF) in 2005, the main representative body in the UK for companies involved in the manufacture of flat glass and installation and glazing services.

  • The 5 Best Curtain Styles for Sash Windows

    The 5 Best Curtain Styles for Sash Windows

    Sash windows are a cherished feature of any traditional or contemporary home, but the right choice of curtains can prove tricky. Most homeowners don’t want to obscure the beauty of their windows however, there is still a need for privacy at certain times of the day and shade from the sun. This is especially important…

  • DIY Secondary Glazing Kits – Do They Work?

    DIY Secondary Glazing Kits – Do They Work?

    Secondary glazing is a good way to improve thermal insulation and reduce noise without the hassle and expense of fitting brand new windows. It’s a great option if your existing windows are in good condition and you like the design and don’t want to change it.

  • Are Sash Windows a Peculiarly British Thing?

    Are Sash Windows a Peculiarly British Thing?

    Sash windows are about as British as the oak tree (actually an import from Norman France around 1,000 years ago but so ingrained in our culture that no one can remember), the pheasant (an oriental bird which acquired its Brit status around the 15th-century experts think), and tea, that iconic British drink, and ritual, with…