A Selection of interesting and informative links to other pages relating to sash windows and period properties.
Historic England –Windows and Doors in Historic Buildings
Victorian Society –Windows and double glazing
Britain Express – Passionate about British Heritage
Hackney Tools Blog – Traditional Window Woodworking Hand Tools
Accoya – durable, non-toxic, dimensionally stable wood.
Slimlite Double Glazing Units
Make It British – Championing Made in UK
Informative You Tube Documentary Links
Hidden Killers (BBC Four)
Suzannah Lipscomb reveals the killers that lurked in British homes during different historical periods.
The Victorian House – (1987) with Jonathan Meades
A psycho-analysis of the Victorian house.
Episode 6 – Time & Change
What The Victorians Did For Us (BBC 2001)
Adam Hart-Davis investigates the Victorian innovations that left a lasting impression on British society.
The Secret History Of Our Streets (BBC Two 2013)
Series looking at how London has changed since Charles Booth’s survey recording social conditions in 1886, returning to six archetypal London streets.
If Walls Could Talk – The History of the Home (BBC Four 2011)
Lucy Worsley, chief curator of the historic royal palaces, takes us through 800 years of domestic history by exploring the British home through four rooms, meeting experts and historians on the way
“We believe that our heritage should be preserved and not replaced”.