Sash window repairs and restoration in East Sussex...
It's not just windows - we do stairs and doors too!
How sash windows should work
Rescuing a sash
Open a sash window pocket
Cording sash weights
Using a locking sash fastener
scraping off old paint from a sash frame
Restorative Carpentry is the primary sash window repair service in East Sussex
We offer cost effective restoration of existing single glazed sash windowsWe protect the environment by using as much as possible of what already existsWe conserve and preserve the heritage you own, rather than replace itWe bring original sashes up to full functionality and reduce draughts, noise ingress, and rattles bringing your windows up toward modern standardsOur business demands a high level of expertise and in depth understanding of what is possible.We always offer what we consider is best advice
Broken sash cords replaced probably the second most common problemSashes freed where painted shut it's probably the most common problemSashes eased for smooth operation You won't need to act like Superman any more!Windows rebalanced If they keep on moving when you've put them in a position - that will stop!Rotten wood repaired No matter how bad - almost!Draught proofing that doesn't cost a fortune!
I'm proud of the fact that
most of my work comes from
repeat business and
the personal recommendations
of clients I have served
The South Street Saga
a series of 4 short videos depicting the rescue of a set of old sash windows
(Each video can be viewed in full screen mode by clicking on the pop out sign)
South Street Eastbourne Day 1
South Street Eastbourne Day 2
South Street Eastbourne Day 3
South Street Eastbourne Day 4
Replacing a Cill