Meet our team | SashWise

Meet our team

Dan Johnston - Owner & Managing Director

Dan is responsible for the overall running of SashWise. Dan likes to get his hands dirty and get on-site and don the tool belt as much as he can.
Dan is an avid supporter of the local rugby team, Harlequins.

Barrie Heard - Fitter and Specialist Carpenter

Barrie deals with all of the on-site installation, renovation and repair of timber sash windows.

During his free time, Barrie loves playing pool. Fun fact Barrie is a champion pool player.

Melissa Hawkins - Office Manager

Melissa manages client relationships, co-ordinates daily activities, responsible for marketing and book-keeping.
When you call the SashWise office, Melissa will likely be the first person you speak to.

Melissa enjoys long country walks with her Spaniel ‘Bramble.’

Gary Taylor - Window Restorer

Responsible for the repair and renovation of original timber windows. Gary is passionate about renovating old sash windows and bringing them back to life.

During his free time, Gary is an avid gardener and a keen cook

Tim Jones - Senior Fitter

Tim is responsible for the on-site installation, renovation and repair of timber sash windows.

During his free time, Tim enjoys getting out on his Vespa Scooter and following the European champions Liverpool Football Club.

Buster - Company Mascot

Responsible for staff camaraderie and Christmas party planner. You will often see Buster hanging his head out of the van window.

During his free time, Buster enjoys eating, walking, sleeping and being a good boy.

Our other services

Full restoration

We will completely and sympathetically restore the windows, so they will look like new without losing any original features.

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New hardwood double glazing

Here at SashWise we can make new double glazed hardwood timber sash windows to fit within your original box sash frame.

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New hardwood sash boxes

We can supply and fit new hardwood sash boxes complete with double glazed sash windows that replicate the originals.

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