November 29 2017

History of the Sash Window: Part 3

Glass glazing Throughout the Georgian period (1740 – 1830) the most common form of window glass used for less expensive windows was Crown. Crown was a blown glass with a…

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November 28 2017

History of the Sash Window: Part 2

Window tax A window tax was collected in England from 1696 through to its abolition in 1861. The time of its introduction coincided with the most significant functional and aesthetic…

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October 26 2017

Replacing Old Sash Window Cords

Why They Break Why Ours Last Everyone that has original period sash windows will at some point need to (or have needed to) replace the cords which hold the windows…

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August 31 2017

Welcome to our new website

When we incorporated Sash Window Restorations in 2011, we repaired and restored sash windows, and we also installed newly manufactured sash windows. We still do that, it’s what we love,…

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