Tag Archives: Sash Windows

Draught proofing details of a timber sash window

  Timber sliding sash windows include lead weights, cords and brass roller pulleys and have traditional service pockets for maintenance of the cords and weights.   The most traditional construction, gives a smooth operation, and will satisfy the most demanding … Continue reading

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Technical Downloads

Click on any of the links below to download further technical information on the various type types and materials for sash windows.   Architectural Drawing of a Victorian Sash Window Section of PVC “Heritage” Sash Window Specifications of an Aluminium … Continue reading

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Double Glazing

Replace Single Glazing with Double Glazing Ultra thin double glazing – “Slimpane” This is a newly developed system of very slim double glazing , which  has a very narrow spacer bar around the edge – 7mm.  This allows us to putty … Continue reading

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Gallery

Before & After Pictures Timber Gallery PVC Gallery

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Draught Proofing

As traditional sash window are an essential feature of old period buildings, it is very important to retain them, both from as aesthetic point of view and because of the value they add to such period properties. The most common … Continue reading

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Repairs and Restoration

Repair, Restoration and Refurbishment of old timber sash windows Repair, refurbishment or replacement of timber sash windows, in ‘protected’ structures, should only be undertaken after consulting with the Conservation Officer in your Local Council. This work requires skilled craftsmen, takes … Continue reading

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Design

At sashwindows.ie we offer you several combinations of window design and glazing bar options. Single sash window Double sash window Triple Sash window Glazing bar design – changes through time Georgian (18th Century) Georgian windows were designed with a special … Continue reading

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Anatomy

Describing the various parts of a sash window often leads to confusion and misunderstanding, so we have included an illustration of a sash window below to see the labelled parts, click on the window below and then roll over the … Continue reading

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Materials

At sashwindows.ie we supply windows in hardwood and softwood, as well as in “Heritage” PVC and aluminium: Timber sash windows Heritage” slimline PVC sash windows Aluminium sash windows Timber Sash Windows When replacing windows in a “Protected Structure”, it is … Continue reading

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