Keeping your home cool in the hot weather

By |2018-07-23T12:15:25+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

As we find ourselves in the midst of this heatwave homeowners of period properties, like others, will want to do all they can to ensure that their homes stay cool when it’s hot outside. You could choose to go out and purchase a number of fans to have in each room, but if you don’t [...]

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Accoya® wood is the material of choice at this year’s Hampton Court Flower Show

By |2018-07-23T11:58:18+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

Accoya®, the world-leading, high-performance sustainable wood, and the number one choice for us at Sliding Sash Solutions for our new windows and doors is the material of choice for Cultivar at this year’s Hampton Court Flower Show which runs from 3rd – 8th July. Attended by thousands of amateur and professional horticulturalists alike – the annual gardening [...]

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The influence of glass

By |2018-07-11T10:56:45+00:00July 11th, 2018|materials, replacement windows and doors|

Plain Glazing This article is reproduced from The Building Conservation Directory, 2001 and has been sourced from Buildingconservation.com Perhaps the most noticeable and yet misunderstood feature of a historic building is that of its glass and the way that glass influences both the atmosphere and ambience of the building. The influence of glass can be seen both internally [...]

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Why we use Accoya® wood for windows and doors.

By |2018-06-28T10:39:58+00:00June 28th, 2018|materials, replacement windows and doors|

Why use Accoya®? Accoya® wood represents a major development in wood technology. It enables the consistent supply of durable, dimensionally stable, non-toxic solid wood. This makes it an ideal material for manufacturing high performance, exterior timber products. Accoya is manufactured through the acetylation of plantation grown softwood. For over 80 years this has been the gold [...]

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