Category: Westbury’s Picks

Westbury Windows & Joinery blog.

Top 10 self-build and renovation Instagram accounts
19 Feb

Top 10 self-build and renovation Instagram accounts

Are you looking to redo your home? Follow some of the most sensational self-build and renovation accounts on Instagram! Get great ideas and advice while following others as they embark...

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...

The different types of roof lanterns
16 Jan

The different types of roof lanterns

An innovative solution designed to let natural light stream into your home – the roof lantern is certainly a thing of architectural beauty! It can be one of the first...

The best blog posts of 2018
02 Jan

The best blog posts of 2018

It’s the first week back after the Christmas break, and with everyone setting New Year’s Resolutions we’re looking back over the wonderful year we had in 2018. Here’s a roundup...

8 of the world’s most famous windows
09 Oct

8 of the world’s most famous windows

Windows are a hugely important component of any property; they affect the way the light enters a building and therefore they affect the atmosphere inside.  

Tree of the month – Sweet Chestnut
04 Oct

Tree of the month – Sweet Chestnut

Most commonly known for its edible nuts at Christmas, we don’t tend to use sweet chestnut timber in the UK, despite it being remarkably similar to oak. With chestnuts falling...

Tree of the month:  Oak
15 Sep

Tree of the month: Oak

Universally revered, the oak’s special qualities have been recognised since the dawn of time and has been worshipped across religions and cultures for hundreds of years.

Tree of the Month – Robinia
30 Apr

Tree of the Month – Robinia

This month we are focusing on the Robinia - also known as the False Acacia or the Black Locust. This happens to be a firm favourite over at Westbury Windows...

Westbury’s Pick: The Ting Xi Bamboo Pavilion
26 Feb

Westbury’s Pick: The Ting Xi Bamboo Pavilion

The stunning Ting Xi Bamboo Pavilion is nestled within a leafy suburban forest close to the centre of Xiamen – a quaint coastal city in China.

Accoya® Focus: Restoration of the Gothic Garden Temple
08 Dec

Accoya® Focus: Restoration of the Gothic Garden Temple

In this month’s Accoya® Focus, we're looking at the restoration of the Gothic Temple in Oxford.