Choosing Timber Windows For Your Home
Choosing Timber Windows For Your Home: Everything You Need to Know
Whether you live in a period property or a modern new build, choosing to replace your current windows with new timber ones may be the best decision you ever make.
Think about what you want from your windows.
Durability is most likely high up on the list. As will be their overall appearance, and finally their performance. Of course, you want your windows to act as a safe and robust barrier between your home and the outside world.
You will be pleased to know that timber windows tick all three of these boxes. They have curb appeal, act as natural insulators and are built to last.
What more could you want from your replacement windows?
Interested to know more about choosing the perfect timber windows for your home?
Keep reading to discover what you need to know about these timeless and long-lasting windows; from why you should choose timber in the first place, to what different styles of timber windows are available, to how much they cost.
Why choose timber windows for your home?
Timber is currently enjoying a resurgence in popularity due to both its environmental credentials and the fact that homeowners are turning away from uninspiring plastic windows in favour of a more authentic style.
Furthermore, timber windows have the advantage of being:
- Incredibly long-lasting
- Resistant to decay
- Available in a wide range of styles and finishes
- Natural insulators, resulting in a reduction in your energy bills
- Able to add value to your home
- Enhancing the appearance of your property
- Offer long-term value for money
How to choose the right style of timber windows for your home?
If you think that your choice of styles and finishes is limited when you choose timber windows, you will be happy to know that this is not the case. In fact, timber windows come in a wide variety of designs and colours, meaning you will be able to find the right windows to suit your personal sense of style and to match the current interior design within your home.
Timber Tilt & Turn Windows
This style of timber window has only recently become popular in the UK but is set to explode due to the efficiency of its mechanisms. Our Timber tilt & turn windows can be slightly opened from the top, allowing air to freely circulate throughout your home. Available in a range of shades and sizes, these windows are both durable and require little upkeep.
Timber Sash Windows
Perfect for traditional style homes that want to retain character but also add a modern touch, timber sash windows are available in softwood and hardwood. They add significant value to your home due to their timeless and elegant appearance.
Timber Casement Windows
Although this type of timber window appears simple, they are in fact very technologically advanced, offering warp resistant timber, speciality security locks and incredible heat retention.
How much do timber windows cost?
The cost of your timber windows will be dependent on many factors including the size of your windows, the style of windows that you choose and the type of glazing that you want, whether that be double or triple glazing.
If you would like more info about replacing your windows with timber windows or would like a free no-obligation quote, then please get in touch with our knowledgeable and experienced customer service team today.