Category: Joinery

Westbury Windows & Joinery blog.

Discover the thermal performance of our timber windows
23 Jan

Discover the thermal performance of our timber windows

Timber windows can be a great asset to your home. They look timeless and elegant, and the natural light and ventilation they let in can dramatically improve your quality of...

The rise and fall of the timber window
20 Dec

The rise and fall of the timber window

Throughout the 20th Century, timber window frames earned something of a bad reputation in terms of performance. Their unpopularity is a shame because timber is not only an attractive choice...

Visit our bespoke joinery workshop
14 Dec

Visit our bespoke joinery workshop

We ask Sales Manager, Rob Owens, to take us through the whole journey. Starting from the moment our supplier delivers the planks of engineered timber to our workshop and ending...

What do you gain from investing in quality windows and doors?
03 Dec

What do you gain from investing in quality windows and doors?

When we personalise our homes, much of our focus can go into considering the interior design. It is there that we lay bare our character and style. However, when the...

Achieve that unique feel with bespoke windows and doors
18 Oct

Achieve that unique feel with bespoke windows and doors

The very best materials, expert design and fine artisanship make beautiful, bespoke windows and doors. Are you considering custom-made products for your home? Here is what you can expect…

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,...

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...

Windows for period homes
26 Jul

Windows for period homes

With their characterful aesthetics and quirky features, a period home is a natural choice for anyone who loves historic elegance and traditional charm. When it comes to renovating and refurbishing...

Different types of sash windows: what are the options?
16 May

Different types of sash windows: what are the options?

An elegant, authentic timber sash window will give your home a classic period style. But what are the different types of sash windows, and what are the best options for...

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...