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The History of Sash Windows in Brighton

The splendour of Brighton’s sash windows   Brighton’s architectural splendour is renowned throughout the world. The grandeur of the sea front, the quirkiness of the Royal Pavilion, the soulful intimacy of The Lanes – Brighton’s architecture has style and character in abundance. Amid Brighton’s varied architectural riches, one feature stands out above all others: the…

guide on how to fix draughty sash windows in period homes

How To Fix Draughty Sash Windows

Old, draughty sash windows can really spoil the enjoyment of a period home. Not only can they stick in their frame or rattle in the wind, but many people end up watching their hard-earned money disappearing out of the window due to unnecessarily high heating bills. Over the last century, thousands of beautiful sash windows…

Sash Windows - Victorian Sash Windows In History

Sash Windows through the Victorian Era

  The Victorian Era was about reviving classic architectural designs and styles. Gothic, Tudor and Italianate were some of the traditional British designs that saw popularity during this era. John Ruskin, an art critic during the Victorian Era, led the revival of traditional architecture which used better building materials to forge a new future. One…