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A handy windows, doors, & joinery glossary
08 Aug

A handy windows, doors, & joinery glossary

In the wonderful world of windows and doors, it might seem like there are plenty of industry terms and words for you to learn. Whether you’re an architect in need...

What is the best U-Value for windows?
27 Jun

What is the best U-Value for windows?

Known as either U-Value or U-Factor, this simple number can say a lot about the energy efficiency, and therefore the quality, of your new windows. A simple search online will...

Acoustics: the benefits of using soundproof doors and windows
29 Mar

Acoustics: the benefits of using soundproof doors and windows

Our products outperform industry acoustic standards and deliver unrivalled results, making them ideal for reducing outside noise and creating a peaceful home. Not only do they make everything nice and...

How To Clean Your Windows Like A Pro
28 Feb

How To Clean Your Windows Like A Pro

It really does feel like spring has sprung, which means it’s time to dust away those wintery cobwebs and spruce up your home with a good, thorough spring clean. However,...

What to consider when replacing windows
31 Jan

What to consider when replacing windows

Don’t compromise on the finish and performance of your property with old, tired looking windows. Replace them with the latest products on the market and give your home an instant...

The benefits of using energy efficient windows
19 Dec

The benefits of using energy efficient windows

We know that choosing quality windows that have been designed to protect your home from the elements is an investment worth making. But how do energy efficient timber windows raise...

What are roof lanterns?
13 Nov

What are roof lanterns?

Regarded as both an architectural feature and a practical option for brightening up a room, quality roof lanterns should have clean lines and perfect composition, but what are they exactly?...

The window seat: a charming addition to your home
07 Nov

The window seat: a charming addition to your home

During the Georgian era, architecture and interior design was characterised by timeless elegance and delicacy. By the late 18th century, many grand properties were fitted with narrow sash windows and...

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.  

5 big trends in windows and doors in 2018
07 Aug

5 big trends in windows and doors in 2018

Westbury gives you the low-down on what’s hot and what’s not in the world of windows and doors.