Category: Advice

Westbury Windows & Joinery blog.

Autumn maintenance checks for your doors and windows
09 Sep

Autumn maintenance checks for your doors and windows

It’s time to schedule your home’s autumn maintenance checks into your diary! Here’s Founder Jonathan Hey’s guide to maintaining your doors and windows and ensuring their quality finish for years...

Spotlight edit: Paint colours
04 Sep

Spotlight edit: Paint colours

A lick of paint is the most effective way to freshen up your home’s exterior, but you don’t have to stick to white – choosing alternative shades adds personality and...

When do you need to replace your timber windows?
28 Aug

When do you need to replace your timber windows?

Timber windows give the ultimate touch of elegance to your home, providing the right materials and techniques are used. Badly made windows can quickly succumb to water damage and rot,...

What happens when you order a roof lantern?
25 Aug

What happens when you order a roof lantern?

We speak with our Sales Manager, Rob Owens, to find out how the team combines function, form, and quality to create distinctly beautiful, bespoke roof lanterns.

How to keep your house cool during a heatwave
17 Aug

How to keep your house cool during a heatwave

Maintaining a cool temperature starts with a building’s design. Known in the architecture world as ‘passive cooling techniques’, there are ways to ensure a home feels comfortable when temperatures become...

How to elevate your property to give it elegance and character
05 Aug

How to elevate your property to give it elegance and character

Sometimes, upgrading your home’s kerb appeal can be all it takes to transform your property and make it feel extra special. Here’s our guide to the best ways you can...

Using sustainable timber in the design and build industry
28 Jul

Using sustainable timber in the design and build industry

Despite the pandemic drawing everyone’s attention this year, climate change remains a concerning issue. We believe it is essential that the design and build industry continues the conversation and help...

How to keep your house cool with modern glazing
21 Jul

How to keep your house cool with modern glazing

We use solar-reflective glazing to address the temperature problems that arise during the summer. Find out how the right doors, windows and roof lanterns can keep your home from overheating...

Home improvement ideas: timber doors and windows
07 Jul

Home improvement ideas: timber doors and windows

Home improvement projects are on the rise as lockdown eases. Update your property with bespoke timber doors and windows for an elegant, refined aesthetic.

What type of windows are best for your home
05 Jun

What type of windows are best for your home

Windows play a substantial role in the overall aesthetic of a home and typically help to define the character of the property.