Category: Timber

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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...

The sustainable lifecycle of a timber roof lantern: Accoya®
18 Nov

The sustainable lifecycle of a timber roof lantern: Accoya®

You can install a beautiful new roof lantern into your home and help the environment at the same time by choosing a product made from renewable, eco-friendly materials. We look...

Tree of the month: Common ash
15 Nov

Tree of the month: Common ash

This month we look at the Common Ash! A familiar and well-loved tree known for its pale-grey bark and clusters of seeds. Sadly, these beautiful trees are being destroyed by...

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…

Tree of the month: Eucalyptus
11 Oct

Tree of the month: Eucalyptus

This month we look at the fragrant Eucalyptus Tree! With its striking blue-grey leaves and medicinal properties, both humans and koalas alike adore this fast-growing tree…

Tree of the month: The Golden Weeping Willow
03 Sep

Tree of the month: The Golden Weeping Willow

This month we take a look at the Golden Weeping Willow tree – in all of its ‘weeping’ and ‘whomping’ glory! With such a rich history of symbolic reverence across...

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,...

Tree of the month: The Monkey Puzzle Tree
23 Aug

Tree of the month: The Monkey Puzzle Tree

This month we take a look at the Monkey Puzzle Tree! Also known as the Chile Pine and sometimes referred to as a living fossil, this rare and endangered tree...

Tree of the month: The Indian Bean Tree
18 Jul

Tree of the month: The Indian Bean Tree

This month we take a look at the Indian Bean Tree! Also commonly known as the Southern Catalpa or the Cigar Tree, this luscious specimen is widely grown as an...

What is the best U-Value for windows?
27 Jun

What is the best U-Value for windows?

Known as either U-Value or U-Factor, this simple number can say a lot about the energy efficiency, and therefore the quality, of your new windows. A simple search online will...