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Different Types Of Sash Windows

In this post, we take you through the different types of sash windows. From traditional to sash for listed buildings, we explain the characteristics to help you decide which is right for your property. Venetian Sash Our venetian sash window is a triple sliding box sash window, where the outer two panes are fixed and the centre sash slides open, …

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Edwardian Doors

A Brief History The Edwardian period began when Edward VII took to the throne after the death of Queen Victoria in 1901, and it brought with it an uplifted sense of design. Influenced by the arts and crafts movement, the interior and exterior of Edwardian properties upheld a classical and decorative aesthetic, much lighter than the previous Victorian period. Inspired by …

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Types of Windows – Buyers Guide

There are a variety of types of windows available for your property at Timber Windows North. This buyers guide has been created to give you a greater understanding of what’s on offer so that you can decide on the right type of windows for you. The term window type is used to describe the opening arrangements of a window and …

Hardwood French Doors

We love French Doors. They are a classic and are lovingly added to homes across the nation. Hardwood French doors are a great option for your home because they are versatile; practice and super stylish. Pair your French doors with your favourite paint colour to finish the transformation. Our Timber French doors come with complete protection from moisture absorption and …

Five Of The Most Popular Front Door Styles

We love beautiful front doors. Since 1985 we have offered the best quality doors to our customers, giving them straightforward advice. Choosing the right windows and doors for your home can be a difficult decision to make. There are many different variables to take into consideration. In this article, we want to take you through some of our favourite door …

The Best Front Entrance Designs

Your front door and garden is the first thing you and your visitors see each day. It goes without saying you want your entrance to be a show stopper! From plants to front door styles, there are several ways you can ensure your entrance has curb appeal. Florals Florals and plants are a great way to brighten the entrance of …

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How to Plant a Window Box

Window boxes look beautiful. Whether you attach your box to a window facing your garden or the street, the flowers (or vegetables) will brighten up your property and add colour to your home. But how do you plant a window box? And what are the best types of flowers to use? Here’s a guide with the steps you need to …

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Great Yorkshire Show

Did you spot us at the 160th Great Yorkshire Show? The annual event celebrates the very best of food, farming and rural Yorkshire life. We teamed up with a local primary school (Aberford C of E) to visit the show so that they could learn more about the agricultural and farming industry. They all popped in at our stand to …

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How to Measure for New Windows

If you want to put up some new timber-framed windows in your home, the first thing you’ll have to do is measure the area. This involves more than simply getting out the tape measure and a pencil and pad. You need to make sure you measure the space accurately because otherwise you’ll end up with windows that don’t fit. And …

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Six Tips for Cleaning Glass Patio Doors

If you have glass patio doors looking out onto your garden, you’ll want to make sure they stay clean. There’s nothing more annoying than smudges and stains getting in the way of your lovely view. Keeping your glass patio doors looking their best is something any homeowner can do relatively easily. All it takes is a bit of preparation. Here’s …