Top 5 benefits of sliding sash windows

Throughout the UK there are still many properties fitted with traditional single glazed sash windows. Some of these properties also retain their original timber frames. Although aesthetically pleasing, these original sash windows are neither energy efficient nor easy to maintain.

Modern alternatives have all the answers

Advancements in glazing technology mean you no longer have to compromise style for comfort. Our modern sliding sash windows are attractive, safe and energy efficient. Available in both uPVC and traditional timber, our extensive range is sure to contain the exact windows to suit your home.

Sliding sash windows in white uPVC

Top 5 benefits of sliding sash windows

1. Safe and secure

2. Energy efficient

3. Low maintenance

4. Versatile

5. Functional


Safe and secure

Our sliding sash windows can incorporate a number of safety features. Secure locking systems and Georgian bars will ensure you feel safe in your home. Sliding sash windows can also be fitted with child safety restrictors. These window restrictors limit the opening distance of the window to make you and your family safe from inside and out.

Energy efficient

Just like all our window options, our sliding sash range can achieve ‘A’ Window Energy Rating. Their modern design means no more unwanted draughts or cold spots. You will feel warm during the Winter and save money on energy bills. While in the Summer, sliding sash windows can be opened wide to let in a welcome breath of fresh air.


Low maintenance

Whether you opt for sliding sash windows from our uPVC or traditional timber range, both are extremely easy to maintain. With uPVC, all they need is the occasional wipe down to keep them looking clean and new for years to come. Traditional timber windows are equally easy to maintain. Finished with a smooth, long lasting coating; with the proper care our timber sliding sash windows have a lifespan of between 60 and 100 years.


Whether you live in a period property or a stylish modern apartment, our sliding sash windows can be the ideal solution for your window upgrade. Our extensive range of timber sash windows can ensure your Georgian or Victorian heritage property is tastefully upgraded to retain its traditional style and character. If your home is more modern, something from our uPVC range could be the answer when considering improving your home.


Sliding sash windows are the most requested alternative to standard casement windows. Fitted with strong, high quality balances, our sliding sash windows provide a smooth, reliable operation for years to come.

If you live anywhere within the M25 and are interested in finding out more about our range of sliding sash windows, call us on 020 3322 8700 or send us a message online.