Westbury Windows & Joinery blog.

Making an entrance! Choosing the right front door
17 Apr

Making an entrance! Choosing the right front door

In a way, your front door is like a portal into your home; a finely crafted, sturdy design will leave a great first impression when guests ‘step over the threshold’....

Window to the world – Doha
11 Apr

Window to the world – Doha

This fast-paced capital is the ultimate urban playground, with its ever-growing cityscape and still waters of Doha Bay in the background. The newly opened National Museum of Qatar in Doha...

What are French windows?
10 Apr

What are French windows?

If you’re looking for a timeless and elegant window that will let natural light stream into your home, then a French window could be a great option. With an ancient...

New PIG at Bridge Place, Kent
04 Apr

New PIG at Bridge Place, Kent

Created in 2011 by Robin Hutson and David Elton of the Home Grown Hotels group, THE PIG hotels are relaxed, rustic retreats that herald the very best of sustainable hospitality....

Acoustics: the benefits of using soundproof doors and windows
29 Mar

Acoustics: the benefits of using soundproof doors and windows

Our products outperform industry acoustic standards and deliver unrivalled results, making them ideal for reducing outside noise and creating a peaceful home. Not only do they make everything nice and...

John Cullen Lighting: How to brighten up your home
26 Mar

John Cullen Lighting: How to brighten up your home

John Cullen Lighting is the leading expert that everyone wants to work with. They’re a British manufacturer with over 35 years’ experience, specialising in interior and exterior lighting for residential,...

Afternoon Tea at The Zetter Townhouse for Mother’s Day
19 Mar

Afternoon Tea at The Zetter Townhouse for Mother’s Day

The Zetter Townhouse in Marylebone combines whimsical interiors with outstanding hospitality and a marvellous cocktail menu to boot. Designed to suit the style of the property, Westbury's sliding sash windows...

Window to the world: Kyoto
18 Mar

Window to the world: Kyoto

From Okinawa in the South, to Hokkaido in the North - Japan has something for everyone. This astounding country has so much to explore, from magnificent cities and remote villages...

What are bi-folding doors?
12 Mar

What are bi-folding doors?

Some doors are simply functional, creating a typical entrance leading between two rooms. There’s one type of door that does so much more than that, however; wooden bi-folding doors are...

Tree Of The Month: Cherry
11 Mar

Tree Of The Month: Cherry

This month we take a look at the cherry tree! The season of spring is upon us, bringing with it an enchanting natural displays as cherry trees across the country...

How To Clean Your Windows Like A Pro
28 Feb

How To Clean Your Windows Like A Pro

It really does feel like spring has sprung, which means it’s time to dust away those wintery cobwebs and spruce up your home with a good, thorough spring clean. However,...

Window to the world: The Essex Marshes
27 Feb

Window to the world: The Essex Marshes

Clear waters and grasslands combine to create a secluded coastal landscape which has captured the imaginations of writers, artists, and film directors alike. This month we look at The Snow...

Quality paint for quality joinery
22 Feb

Quality paint for quality joinery

We believe that true quality is achieved by paying attention to all of those subtle details, and we never cut corners on anything when it comes to our timber doors...

Roof lanterns of the world
19 Feb

Roof lanterns of the world

A well-designed roof lantern can transform a dark and gloomy room into a bright and airy space, making it the heart of any home. These elegant architectural features have been...

Tree of the month: Pomegranate
14 Feb

Tree of the month: Pomegranate

This month we look at the pomegranate! Known as the ‘Tree of Love’, we think it’s the perfect species to learn about on Valentine’s Day. Providing us with delicious fruit...