Category: Timber

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...

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...

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: Golden Weeping Willow
03 Sep

Tree of the month: 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...