Timber windows and conservatories: Fact sheet no. 5
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This wood for good fact sheet gives a brief overview of timber windows and conservatories including specification details, the benefits of timber windows (including their compliance with Part L Building Regulations) and the various finishes and treatments available for timber windows.
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Barnaby Dickens of the Wood Window Alliance offers guidance on how to specify for long-lasting timber windows.
Article from the TRADA Timber Industry Yearbook 2015
Patrick Hislop and Philip O'Leary, TRADA Technology explains wood's use for external solar shading.
With ever increasing concern about saving energy, areas of glazing are becoming still bigger, both to obtain the maximum advantage of daylight and to benefit from passive solar gain in the winter.