Author: Mollie Powles

Westbury Windows & Joinery blog.

A handy windows, doors, & joinery glossary
08 Aug

A handy windows, doors, & joinery glossary

In the wonderful world of windows and doors, it might seem like there are plenty of industry terms and words for you to learn. Whether you’re an architect in need...

What is the best U-Value for windows?
27 Jun

What is the best U-Value for windows?

Known as either U-Value or U-Factor, this simple number can say a lot about the energy efficiency, and therefore the quality, of your new windows. A simple search online will...

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...

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...

Window to the world: Ubud, Bali
27 Sep

Window to the world: Ubud, Bali

Out of the thousands of islands that make up the Indonesian Archipelago, Bali has captivated the hearts of global travellers for decades, being a highly popular tourist destination for Australians...

Simple ways to go plastic-free at home
26 Sep

Simple ways to go plastic-free at home

As a society, preserving our planet is a topic that we are becoming increasingly passionate about and now going plastic-free is a way of life for many. If you’ve been...

A guide to renovating your home with new windows and doors
23 Sep

A guide to renovating your home with new windows and doors

Updating your home can be an incredibly exciting experience, and you’re sure to feel a huge amount of anticipation as you look forward to seeing your property transform. Here’s our...

London Design Festival 2019
12 Sep

London Design Festival 2019

From the 14th – 22nd of September, our capital city will be transformed with a programme of immersive design installations, exhibitions, events, and displays. We’ve selected our top highlights to...

Tree of the month: Golden Weeping Willow
03 Sep

Tree of the month: Golden Weeping Willow

This month we take a look at the Golden Weeping Willow tree – in all of its ‘weeping’ and ‘whomping’ glory! With such a rich history of symbolic reverence across...

Get the look: six styles for front doors
30 Aug

Get the look: six styles for front doors

Here is our essential guide to updating your home with a new front door, packed with clever ideas to give the front of your house a quick and easy refresh,...