The best uPVC sash windows for heritage properties

Heritage Rose

Across the UK, there are thousands of heritage properties. From imposing Georgian mansions to traditional Victorian terraces, all these properties are an integral part of the nation’s character. Unfortunately, many of the UK’s period properties have fallen into various states of disrepair. From rotting timber windows to deteriorating mortar, the problems faced are as diverse as the variety of traditional …

uPVC sash windows in conservation areas

Ultimate Rose

Working in conservation areas can be complicated. In order to obtain planning consent, you must assure the authorities that all refurbishments are in keeping with the area’s style and character. Replacing original timber windows in conservation areas can be particularly tricky. When you want to use a modern material like uPVC but still achieve the authentic timber aesthetic, your windows …

What is a U-value?

sustainability

If you work in the construction industry, you’ve probably heard of U-values. Depending on your specialist area, U-values may not directly influence your day to day work. U-values, however, are an important part of current Building Regulations standards. It is important, therefore, for all construction workers to have some understanding of what they signify. If you are a double glazing …

Sash windows for commercial installations

Incarnation secondary glazing

Commercial installation projects can be complex. There are many factors to consider including planning, specifications, Building Regulations, project management, installation, time-scales, delivery schedules, and much more. At Roseview Windows, we’ve supplied uPVC sash windows for a wide range of commercial installation projects. We understand the importance of working professionally and efficiently and will endeavour to go above and beyond to …

Can uPVC sash windows really work as replacements for original sash windows?

Ultimate Rose uPVC sash windows

When it’s time to replace your original sash windows, what options are available to you? You may think that the only way to maintain your home’s traditional appearance is with timber replacements. Perhaps you’ve heard that modern uPVC sash windows can faithfully replicate the traditional style but you’re still unsure about their authenticity. Whether you’re a homeowner looking to replace …

The importance of using original hardware in sash windows

Ultimate Rose slim meeting rail

When you want to replace original timber sash windows with a more modern uPVC alternative, attention to detail is imperative. To ensure authenticity, every element of your new windows needs to be in keeping with your property’s individual character. Many installers look at the window frames and glazing and if they’re a realistic reproduction, then they’re happy. It can be …