Sash widows are common in the UK – homeowners like them because they look great. That said, the traditional types are single glazed and therefore not very energy efficient. Thankfully, advances in technology are changing that – now you can install sash windows that are both tasteful and energy efficient. These windows also come preferred because they can accommodate a variety of safety systems. If you are worried about a burglar accessing your home through the windows you can have a security company install a few additions that will make them impossible to get through. If you have children who can climb out through windows there are also features you can install to stop this from happening.
If you want to reduce your power bills you should consider installing double glazing in your sash windows. Although it will cost you some money the savings you will make in the long run are substantial. These windows are also very easy to maintain – all you need is some detergent and water and a soft cloth to buff them after they dry.
Sash windows are also a great way to get fresh air into your home. Some older homes have windows that do not open and this can create a claustrophobic feeling. It also keeps out natural light and makes room look and feel dull. Sash windows, on the other hand, can slide open with ease and freshen up your home.
Now that you know the benefits of sash windows you may want to get in touch with Salmon Bros. Limited to install yours for you. They have many years of experience installing these kinds of windows so you can be sure that they will do a great job with yours.