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Why timber windows are better for your home?
1. Wood Wood has excellent thermal efficiency comaring to plastic 2. Character More character than uPVC and aluminium framed windows 3. Eco Timber is an environmentally friendly material and much kinder to the environment than plastic. 4.Economy Long term value, have a service life Softwood: is suitable for both contemporary and period-style homes. It is popular amongst those wanted timber on a limited budget. Hardwood: is a slower growing type of wood and therefore has a tighter grain than softwood making windows more stable and durable. Oak and Meranti are the most popular and is often used on traditional-style homes. Hardwood promises a longer lifespan than softwood.Read article
History of The Sash Window
The 'Yorkshire' sash window, a simpler horizontal sliding version, normally featuring one sash being fixed and incorporating a mechanism which worked without weights.Read article
What is a joiner
Joiners are skilled craftsmen whom build ornamental or intricate items from timber, normally producing items such as doors, windows or furniture.Read article
Why get new windows & doors
Its recommended to replace any old, failing or damaged windows & doors as quickly as possible as not doing so can make you an easy target for burglars.Read article
Why choose timber
At Brothers Joinery, we believe that wood is the best option for windows and doors, not only is it naturally insulating and durable it's also incredibly strong.Read article