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15 November 2016

Vertical Sliding Windows - Traditional style with modern efficiency

If your sash windows are looking past their best, but you don’t want to replace them with modern looking windows, West Country Windows have the solution. Their Heritage Rose and Charisma Rose sash windows provide the perfect replacement for timber sash windows giving you the traditional look you desire but with the high-performance and functionality you would expect from a modern replacement window.

The History of Vertical Sliding Sash Windows

Two hundred years ago sash windows were once an important part of properties, considered something to aspire to as they offered better alternatives to other windows available at the time. They are still a beautiful choice for any home however softwood glazing and frames are prone to rotting, the mechanisms can jam and stick and paint peels requiring frequent maintenance.

uPVC Sliding Sash Windows

Two hundred years ago sash windows were once an important part of properties, considered something to aspire to as they offered better alternatives to other windows available at the time. They are still a beautiful choice for any home however softwood glazing and frames are prone to rotting, the mechanisms can jam and stick and paint peels requiring frequent maintenance.

UPVC vertical sliding windows give you the most up to date alternative to troublesome sash windows, allowing you to keep the same look and function but with none of the issues associated with traditional windows.

New vertical sliding windows have slim profile frames and the look of a sash window including a deep bottom rail, run-through sash horns, and putty lines. Instead of softwood the window frames and panes are made up of uPVC which can be supplied in white or various wood finishes. It gives you the look of a traditional sash windows but with none of the hassle and repaintings. Cleaning is made simple also as the windows can be tilted in, to allow safe cleaning of the panes without ladders

The Benefits of Sliding Sash Windows

uPVC sliding windows from West Country Windows give you the look of a traditional window with massively improved, A rated thermal efficiency and better security with built-in locking.  

Forget all you remember about old fashioned sash windows, UPVC sash windows offer a
level of energy efficiency and convenience which is unparalleled. Easy to maintain, easy
to clean and very easy on the eye! UPVC sash windows are the modern, traditional choice.

vertical sliding sash windowsBespoke style, unique to your property and your taste 

Built by professionals in their Yeovil factory to your specification the windows can be designed to be perfect for your home. They can be made as traditional triple windows, bays or with an unequal split. It is entirely up to you.

If you are designing a new build property or self-build, West Country Windows can work with your architect to create beautiful, bespoke windows to any design. Even the most modern building project can be enhanced by uPVC sash windows.

UPVC sash windows are the natural choice, combining the beauty and look of a
traditional window with none of the drafts, rattling and chills you may have encountered
with old fashioned wooden frames.UPVC sash windows from West Country Windows provide a warm, low U rated modern window with all of the traditional look and convenience you desire.

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