Category: Joinery

Westbury Windows & Joinery blog.

What are the different styles of wooden windows?
12 Jul

What are the different styles of wooden windows?

The beauty and elegance of wooden windows are unsurpassable. Precision-crafted timber windows are an elegant solution to maintain the character of your home. Strong, secure and energy-efficient, wooden windows are...

What is the difference between a roof lantern and skylight?
28 Jun

What is the difference between a roof lantern and skylight?

If you’re looking to add an abundance of natural light into your home, look no further than a roof lantern or skylight. Known to allow far more natural light than...

Does the Golden Ratio really make buildings more beautiful?
16 Jun

Does the Golden Ratio really make buildings more beautiful?

The golden ratio, sometimes referred to as the "divine proportion," a formula dating back to 300BC, is said to be the root of all beauty in nature, art and architecture....

A charming Orangery to match Casement Windows and French Doors
29 Apr

A charming Orangery to match Casement Windows and French Doors

The owners of this red-brick country property called upon both Westbury Garden Rooms and Westbury Windows and Joinery to help replace their doors and windows and extend their living space...

How do we ensure our timber windows withstand the notorious Spring Showers?
26 Mar

How do we ensure our timber windows withstand the notorious Spring Showers?

Rain and water ingress can be a serious problem for timber windows. With an average rainfall of 885mm over 133 days of the year in the UK, timber windows and...

5 Steps to Clean Timber Windows and Doors
17 Mar

5 Steps to Clean Timber Windows and Doors

Spring has arrived, and with it - the motivation to clear away any lingering dust, dirt and cobwebs left behind by winter. Our expert guide to cleaning windows and doors...

How may planning law affect new windows and doors?
09 Mar

How may planning law affect new windows and doors?

As we begin to see in the first days of spring moving in, many of us are looking to install windows and doors, and ready ourselves for six months of...

5 roof lantern ideas for your home
17 Feb

5 roof lantern ideas for your home

A roof lantern is a visual showstopper, adding architectural interest to your home that a simple flat roof cannot compete with. Get inspired with these ideas from some of our...

Why we’re the top joinery specialists in Essex
17 Feb

Why we’re the top joinery specialists in Essex

Promising to deliver exceptional timber doors, windows and roof lanterns to your property, Westbury Windows and Joinery have worked on plenty of projects in the Essex area. We take a...

Veganuary: cruelty-free home renovation
21 Jan

Veganuary: cruelty-free home renovation

As we start looking forward to spring, many of us will be thinking about renovation plans for 2021. In honour of Veganuary, we look at some of the animal-friendly and...