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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?

Window to the world: 5 amazing national parks
31 Jan

Window to the world: 5 amazing national parks

If you are dreaming of trees, unspoilt tracks and wondrous mountains, these fantastic national parks might be just the ticket. With breath-taking views and exciting trails to explore, we explore...

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...

How to set up a smart home: an easy guide
16 Jan

How to set up a smart home: an easy guide

Having all of your appliances, lighting, heating and home security controlled by an app or a voice assistant saves you time and makes your life feel effortless. If you have...

10 easy ideas for dressing your window cills
08 Jan

10 easy ideas for dressing your window cills

Take your interior design to a new level by dressing your window cills to impress! Decorating your windows with these creative ideas will give your home a look that no...

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...

Window to the world: Neuschwanstein
18 Dec

Window to the world: Neuschwanstein

Forget the Christmas markets of Berlin and Cologne! For a unique winter getaway consider Southern Germany instead. Between the ski slopes of the Zugspitze, the thermal baths on Lake Constance...

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.

Ideas to inject personality into your home
04 Dec

Ideas to inject personality into your home

From colourful armchairs to extraordinary ornaments, let these design ideas transform your home and inject a little personality into your interiors!

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...

Window to the world: Adelaide
27 Nov

Window to the world: Adelaide

Adelaide will delight and inspire you with fine cuisine, authentic culture and entertaining events. There is always something to do here, so if you are planning on visiting Australia then...

Architect focus: Cèsar Manrique
22 Nov

Architect focus: Cèsar Manrique

It has been 100 years since Cèsar Manrique, the architect of buildings including Mirador del Rio, Jameos del Agua and the Lago Martiánez, was born. The innovative designer and ecological...

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...