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Sustainable Windows Study

At Gowercroft we are big on protecting the environment. We pride ourselves on manufacturing windows that are very efficient, come from sustainable sources and are manufactured in a way that has little impact on the environment. We commissioned a study by the University of Derby to find out exactly how much more environmentally friendly our products are compared to other types of windows.

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Heritage Windows Project wins Prestigious BWF Award

Gowercroft Joinery wins the British Woodworking Federation’s Woodworking Project of the Year Award Gowercroft Joinery has won a national award…

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The Problem with Slim Double Glazing in Heritage Windows

Slim double glazing in heritage windows may be revolutionary, but it’s not without it’s problems Gowercroft Director Andrew Madge discusses…

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Why vacuum double glazing is best for a passive house window

A passive house window must be super-efficient. That’s why we think vacuum double glazing is the best choice in sustainable housing.

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Why Heritage Sash Windows are worth the investment

Why do you need heritage sash windows, and what makes them so special? We look at why they are well worth the investment for any renovation property

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Situations where you need a Heritage Window Company

A heritage window company is a great asset to any renovation project Why would you need to use a heritage…

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Brilliant Uses For Bifold Doors

Do you love pushing back a dining table for extra space? Or wish you could knock down a wall or create a corridor? It turns out that there’s a lot you can do to make use of bifold doors.

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What are Passive House Windows?

What are passive house windows? We explain everything you need to know the high performance energy saving technology

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Traditional Windows report by English Heritage

The Traditional Windows Report by English Heritage is a document that gives in great detail the reasons why we need heritage windows. In this post we summarise the report and give you insights into why heritage windows are so important.

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Why Vacuum Glass is the best option for Heritage Sash Windows

Sash windows are lighter, prettier and more efficient when vacuum glass is installed – read on to find out why

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How Do Sash Windows Work?

How do sash windows work? We explore the workings behind traditional and modern sashes.

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