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Why choose wooden sash windows over UPVC windows:

Unlike a UPVC window, timber is a natural material which has evolved to withstand the test of time. Wooden sash windows last at least five times as long as their uPVC counterparts and with the correct maintenance have no life span limit at all, our restoration teams have restored timber sash windows up to around […]
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Timber Sash Windows

At William Richards, our windows are manufactured in Sapele and Accoya. Sapele is a good quality hardwood which is reminiscent of mahogany and is part of the same family, yet it is harder and heavier, which works as a benefit in manufacturing double glazed sash windows. Sapele is also able to take glue, nails and […]
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Double Glazed Sash Windows

People today are choosing more and more to opt for double glazed sash windows as they combine the traditional beauty and charm of sash windows with energy efficiency desired in a modern home. Double glazed sash windows work by combining two layers of glass which are separated by a sealed air pocket. The first piece […]
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The history of sash windows

Sash Windows are a quintessential English design, often found in Georgian and Victorian houses. However, due to their elegant design, they are still being used in modern houses to this day and the desire for sash window restoration and updated sash windows is still very prominent. It is hard to credit one person with inventing […]
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Double Glazed Sash Windows

People today are choosing more and more to opt for double glazed sash windows as they combine the traditional beauty and charm of sash windows with the energy efficiency and security desired in a modern home. Double glazed sash windows work by combining two layers of glass which are separated by a tight air pocket. […]
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