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Five Benefits of Sash Window Refurbishment

Thanks to their timeless appeal, sash windows can enhance the look of any home. But there are plenty of other benefits which you may not have thought about. As the local experts in sash window refurb, we know a bit about the benefits of sash windows and in this article we’re happy to share the…

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Man working on fixing a window.

Sash Window Fitter Required

Immediate Start Temporary to Permanent We are a timber sash window company based in Twickenham, that specialises in the repair, replacement and restoration of timber sash windows. Due to our continued growth, we are looking for an experienced, skilful, hardworking and reliable sash window fitter/restorer to join our team. We work predominately in residential homes…

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Windows awaiting restoration

Heritage and Craftsmanship – The Art of Restoring Sash Windows

On a cold Monday morning, we entered an unassuming looking railway arch in Twickenham. When you step inside, you’ll find an Aladdin’s cave of sash windows of all shapes and sizes, all either awaiting restoration or fully restored to their original glory and awaiting reinstallation back into their original box frames. Even at this early…

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Close up shot of gold hardware on a window

What are the Different Types of Sash Windows?

There are several different types of sash window but they all have one thing in common – they all lend a feeling of class and elegance to a property. Sashes have a long and storied history. You can read more about the history of sash windows here. Today more than ever before, sashes are a…

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Double glazed sash windows, Teddington

All About Sash Windows

At SashWise we’re slightly obsessed with sash windows, having been in the business since 2006. We thought it was high time that we shared some of our knowledge, and we hope it helps you to decide what type of sash window services are right for you. What are sash windows? The word sash refers to…

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Government Green Scheme Grant – 6-Aug-2020

Update 6-Aug-2020 This is an update to our blog post released in July 2020. The government has announced further details on how the scheme will work, how home-owner’s can apply and who is eligible. The first vouchers for the scheme will be issued at the end of September and the scheme will run for six…

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Government Green Scheme Grant – What We Know

The Government have recently announced its plans for the Green Homes Grant and whilst we at Sashwise believe it’s a positive scheme, at present there is very little information about how the scheme will work and who will be eligible. There is uncertainty on how the scheme will move forward. The Department for Business, Energy…

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New Year, new windows

Happy New Year from all of us at SashWise! We hope that you enjoyed the festivities with your friends and family. It doesn’t feel that long ago we were celebrating the Millennium and here we are in 2020. On reflection, it has been a fantastic decade, from Royal weddings, sporting achievements and a strong, positive…

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Are You Winter Ready?

It’s fair to say that the temperatures in the UK have certainly dipped over the past few weeks, which is crazy as it doesn’t feel that long ago we were in a heatwave. Unfortunately, the reality is that winter is coming, so we recommend you get prepared instead of getting caught cold. (Pardon the pun)…

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