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Spotlight edit: Paint colours
04 Sep

Spotlight edit: Paint colours

A lick of paint is the most effective way to freshen up your home’s exterior, but you don’t have to stick to white – choosing alternative shades adds personality and...

Using sustainable timber in the design and build industry
28 Jul

Using sustainable timber in the design and build industry

Despite the pandemic drawing everyone’s attention this year, climate change remains a concerning issue. We believe it is essential that the design and build industry continues the conversation and help...

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...

What is a trickle vent?
07 May

What is a trickle vent?

Designed to be a functional part of a window that lets air circulate through your home, according to Building Regulations, trickle vents come highly recommended. Unfortunately, there’s no hiding the...

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.

Earth Day – Accoya the eco-friendly way of working with wood
20 Apr

Earth Day – Accoya the eco-friendly way of working with wood

Earth Day is on 22 April, an initiative dedicated to promoting sustainability and the environment. Find out more about Westbury's sustainable woods and processes.

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.

What is a casement window?
21 Nov

What is a casement window?

What do we know about casement windows? And why might self-builders or homeowners choose casement windows for a property?

What is a sash window?
01 Nov

What is a sash window?

What do we know about sash windows? And why might self-builders or homeowners choose sash windows for a property?

Which wood is good wood? All about Westbury timber
03 Oct

Which wood is good wood? All about Westbury timber

Wood may very much be back en vogue, but not all joinery is created equally. Find out more about Westbury's quality timber products and craftsmanship.