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
Timber that has no protective finish will often weather to an attractive appearance. However, in many situations, it is necessary to specify a protective finish. Appearance is often the main reason for specifying a finish, but other characteristics are important too.
The technology behind protective finishes moves rapidly...