Category: Timber

Westbury Windows & Joinery blog.

What are the benefits of a glass roof in an extension?
10 Mar

What are the benefits of a glass roof in an extension?

A stunning architectural feature designed to flood your home with natural light whilst making a style statement at the same time – a glass roof in an extension makes all...

Our guide to glazing: windows, doors and roof lanterns
28 Feb

Our guide to glazing: windows, doors and roof lanterns

Glass has to be among the most serviceable and diverse construction materials we have available to us. It also happens to be one of the most resplendent. We explain the...

Things to check when comparing your window quotes
13 Feb

Things to check when comparing your window quotes

If you have requested quotes from a number of window suppliers, you might be concerned about why all the prices are all so different. Surely, they should be the same,...

The benefits of having quality windows during the winter
06 Feb

The benefits of having quality windows during the winter

The performance of quality windows speaks for itself during the winter, but how can they help us to use less energy and lower our carbon footprints too?

Tree of the month: The Hazel Tree
28 Jan

Tree of the month: The Hazel Tree

This month we look at the Hazel tree! An attractive tree whose fruit, associated with knowledge and protection, attracts a host of colourful wildlife and flourishes in almost any garden.

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...

Plant of the month: Mistletoe
12 Dec

Plant of the month: Mistletoe

This month we look at the Mistletoe plant! Considered a symbol of vitality by many cultures for millennia, this evergreen plant brings life to your garden even in the midwinter.

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...