Category: Advice

Westbury Windows & Joinery blog.

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...

What is a trickle vent?
07 May

What is a trickle vent?

Designed to be a functional part of a window that lets air circulate through your home, according to Building Regulations, trickle vents come highly recommended. Unfortunately, there’s no hiding the...

Architect Focus: Jean Nouvel
23 Apr

Architect Focus: Jean Nouvel

This month’s inspirational Westbury pick is the famous French architect, Jean Nouvel…

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’....

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...

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,...

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,...