Author: Rob Phillips

Westbury Windows & Joinery blog.

Tree of the month: Monkey Puzzle Tree
23 Aug

Tree of the month: Monkey Puzzle Tree

This month we take a look at the Monkey Puzzle Tree! Also known as the Chile Pine and sometimes referred to as a living fossil, this rare and endangered tree...

Window to the world: Sintra, Portugal
16 Aug

Window to the world: Sintra, Portugal

Surrounded by pine trees and overlooking miles of unspoilt cliffs and beaches, Sintra blends flamboyant architecture with Portuguese hospitality. With grand castles and fairytale gardens to explore and delicious local...

Mastering the art of Japanese garden design
10 May

Mastering the art of Japanese garden design

While they’re admired for their beauty and simplicity, there is so much more to Japanese gardens than neatly cut shrubs and stone statues. We explore the many symbolic elements and...

Tree of the month: Toffee Tree (Katsura Tree)
25 Apr

Tree of the month: Toffee Tree (Katsura Tree)

This month we take a look at the Toffee Tree! With its heart-shaped leaves and sweet caramel scent, this is a beautiful and fascinating tree species originating from Asia.

The Westbury Christmas gift guide
06 Dec

The Westbury Christmas gift guide

From the best present to thank your in-laws for all the hours of babysitting, to the Insta-friendly gifts that your teenage daughter will love, we've got your Christmas shopping covered....