Sash Window Reinstatement
Sash window reinstatement is a simple solution that involves keeping your original frames and installing sashes back in the place of the out dated louvre windows. It is possible that you may have a more modern window within your original frame such as an aluminium double glazed unit or a uPVC hinged opener. Sash window reinstatement is not only cost effective but makes full use of the materials that will be over one hundred years old. When an original fame is in place it is likely that you can save nearly haf the cost of double glazed sash window replacement whilst using timber that has stood e test of time. Sash window reinstatement presents yet more benefits. Given that we can install modern draught proofing systems and thorough insulation. It results in the window looking very similar to that made of one hundred years ago with the benefit of having upgrades which are expected of an environmentally friendly household. I would highly recommend to anyone in the fortunate position of still having the original framework retained whilst the sashes removed to have us manufacture two replica sashes, then install with a comprehensive draught exclusion system. In terms of cost for single glazed sash window reinstatement prices will start from around £680.00 + VAT. Double lazed sash window reinstatement will set in around £780.00 + VAT. It is worth noting that these prices will still incur a small decoration charge as the frames will need some prep work, a decent undercoat, and a nice full gloss coat. Bearing in mind the Sachs will be supplied with a full factory spray system there will be no need to do anymore than touch these up. This service represents an excellent saving and an opportunity to reuse the original timber that was installed. Timber of this quality cannot be found today. The process often involves removal of framework added, then pulleys will need to be replaced. From this point weights will be organised to counterbalance your sashes well. The windows manufactured will then be machined to fit the original opening as best as is possible. From here sashes are hung, parting and staff bead which have been removed previously are then measured, cut, and fitted. From this point we will make good any minor damage and fit sash window furniture of your choice. So there it is full sash window reinstatement is an easy process to save money and retain original features within your property whilst doing your bit for the environment. If you feel you can benefit from this service then please do not hesitate to contact today for your very own bespoke sash window quote.