Wood Windows London Ltd StartFragmentWood sash windows are more expensive than UPVC windows as the manufacturing process is much more labour intensive. Good quality timber needs to be chosen and cut before it is planned to size. This is followed by cutting mortise and tennons in the timber enabling them to be joined.
The timber then needs to have traditional mouldings and a rebate cu...t before they are assembled to make a sash. Once assembled the sash will need to be sanded
Wood Windows London Ltd StartFragmentMaintenance to your sash windows every 5 years should be enough to make them last a lifetime. If on inspection they need sanding and filling then arrange to do this promptly and also paint the windows after preparation with a good quality paint.
If your sash windows have been painted shut so that you are unable to slide the sashes they can be easily released so they can be moved freely.... You have 2 choices depending on how much paint ha
Wood Windows London Ltd StartFragment Original single glazed sash windows can tend to be draughty, Also because they single glazed you can occasionally get a build up of water on the inside of the glass....
Water can stain your sash windows making the inside look dirty, also it can drip down into the wallpaper and cause mould. This happens because of the temperature difference between the outside and inside.
Having double glazed sash windows will in most cases eliminate thi