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Does the Golden Ratio really make buildings more beautiful?
16 Jun

Does the Golden Ratio really make buildings more beautiful?

The golden ratio, sometimes referred to as the "divine proportion," a formula dating back to 300BC, is said to be the root of all beauty in nature, art and architecture....

The return of the timber Sash Window
12 Oct

The return of the timber Sash Window

The Sash Window is back, getting the seal of approval from our clients who seem to be coveting the grandeur of the Georgian and Victorian aesthetic! We're currently getting plenty...

Before-and-after replacement windows for period property
15 Jun

Before-and-after replacement windows for period property

See how new windows have transformed this incredible period property – while still complementing the building’s original style!

Windows for period homes
26 Jul

Windows for period homes

With their characterful aesthetics and quirky features, a period home is a natural choice for anyone who loves historic elegance and traditional charm. When it comes to renovating and refurbishing...

Different types of sash windows: what are the options?
16 May

Different types of sash windows: what are the options?

An elegant, authentic timber sash window will give your home a classic period style. But what are the different types of sash windows, and what are the best options for...

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...

Afternoon tea at the Zetter Townhouse for Mother’s Day
19 Mar

Afternoon tea at the Zetter Townhouse for Mother’s Day

The Zetter Townhouse in Marylebone combines whimsical interiors with outstanding hospitality and a marvellous cocktail menu to boot. Designed to suit the style of the property, Westbury's sliding sash windows...

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?