Generally the use of resin repairs avoids altering the external appearance of the timber. In churches or historic buildings the original lines of hammer beams, arched braces and posts can be maintained, while the surfaces of repaired sections can be made to match the original.
Replacement of Timber Sills
Britain is renowned for its extreme weather conditions and there is one particular victim that suffers the most – timber window sills. Window sills get the full brunt of the weather, come rain or shine and rainwater is the main culprit of rotting timber sills.
The decision about whether to repair or replace windows can be challenging. Just like any home improvement it is important to think about costs and potential savings in the short term as well as over a longer period. We will advise you on cost saving and project duration.
Replacement & Renovation of Windows
Full Repairs and Glazing
All too often sash windows in London are replaced with uprated wooden double glazed sash windows when double glazing of the original sash window many have been a viable option, or worse, inferior UPVC replacement with only short term costs and benefits considered.
Our high performance Weatherfin Pile becomes an integral part of your window, installed in our unique parting bead between the sashes, in the new staff beads around the window and installed directly into the mid and bottom rail of your sash windows, effectively draught proofing the whole sash window.
Internal and External Doors
A door’s energy performance can be upgraded using the same principles as sash windows, and can be fitted into Front Doors, Patio Doors, French Doors & Internal Doors. As with our sash window renovation process, our two-part service in relation to doors begins with the renovation of the original timber.