Inspiration and advice for your building project
We look at useful products to limit the vulnerability of your doors and windows.
How to identify and remedy problems with windows
If your charming old sash windows look ready for the scrap yard, think again. Natasha Brinsmead explains the process of repair
The old fashioned window shutter is enjoying a renaissance not only due to its aesthetic appeal but also thanks to its many practical benefits, including added security and more control over how much light is filtered into a room, explains Clive...
The most important decision facing window buyers is which material to choose. Mark Brinkley considers the options and looks at style and glazing
How to strike the balance between architectural and thermal roles
We all know that wooden windows and doors are favoured from a conservationist’s point of view, but are they the only true eco-friendly option? And, if so, how valid are the claims of high cost and maintenance? Tim Pullen investigates.
What to consider before buying sashes and a detailed diagram explaining how they work.