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What is a garden window and how are they used If you lack the space nor need a new greenhouse, a garden window is a good substitute for pot plants. Their protruding nature makes them look like a miniature greenhouse …

Wooden Conservatories Arundel

Out of PVC-U or wooden frame conservatories which of the two types are better? Alongside wooden windows, the type of window frames used in your conservatory can be a burning issue. Wooden frames have their followers (which includes us), as …

Wooden Double Glazing

Some handy hints for cleaning your wooden window frame Spring is on its way. As soon as we see the first daffodils and gamboling lambs in the fields, our thoughts turn to the chamois leather or vacuum cleaner. This attention …

Barbican plyscraper

How the plyscraper could transform our cityscapes Wooden window frames have been with us for hundreds of years. Skyscrapers have been around for the last two hundred years. Imagine if you combined the two: you would have what is known …

Wooden Door Recycling

How to make the best use of your disused wooden doors and window frames by recycling them Sometimes, your wooden window frames and doors may be past their best. Maybe you’ve decided to have a new set of wooden doors …

Sliding Windows

A look at how wooden sliding windows work You could be forgiven for thinking that sash windows are sliding windows. To a point they are, though sash windows have a counterweight and pulley system. In the truest sense, sliding windows …

Wooden window frames

A look at how wooden window frames are made We at Chartwell Wooden Windows have yet to show you how wooden window frames are made. For today’s post, we present a selection of video clips.

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Wooden window frames and their fringe benefits in providing passive solar gain A key to improved energy efficiency in your home is passive solar gain. You may have heard of the phrase in reference to Passivhaus standards. In a nutshell, …

Wooden framed windows

Why wooden framed windows make architectural sense You wouldn’t drink champagne out of a plastic glass. Nor would you eat Whitstable’s finest oysters on a paper plate in polite company. One thing that gets on our wick at Chartwell Wooden …

Wooden Windows Winter Wonderland

Chartwell Wooden Windows would like to wish all customers old and new a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year Christmas is a wonderful time for getting together. For meeting friends and family. For playing board games or moaning about …