Buckinghamshire is a county noted for its character and period properties, many of which feature sash windows as one of their finest attributes. But sash windows are high maintenance and, whilst beautiful and elegant, not known for their draught-proofing abilities and superior thermal regulation.
Chameleon offers a remarkable new heritage double glazing system, Fineo for the sash windows on period and character homes throughout the villages and towns of Buckinghamshire. It can be retrofitted into existing timber sashes without any alterations.
Savour modern comforts by fitting Fineo glass to your classic sash windows without changing their structure or appearance. Fineo glass is lightweight and very thin – a mere 7 mm in thickness – ideal for the old-fashioned narrow rebate of sash windows. Fineo glass has the same thermal properties as standard triple glazing.
Vacuum double glazing for sash windows is successfully installed on countless properties in Buckinghamshire.
So many households are already enjoying the luxury of a warmer home with a constant temperature throughout the rooms and much lower energy bills. Chameleon can make any necessary adjustments to the windows when the glass is fitted without disturbing the frames or interfering with the balance of the weights and pulleys system.
Suppose your windows require a little care and attention. In that case, we can refurbish your sash windows using Accoya wood, giving the timber decades of weatherproofing and rot resistance, something simply not possible with more traditional hard and softwoods. Refurbish your traditional sash windows with products that preserve and enhance them, the chance to have the best of both worlds, period home with energy-efficient windows without departing from the original wooden casements, which are a hallmark of the house.
Draught proofing the sash windows on your Buckinghamshire home will reduce heat loss so as well as enhance the comfort of your home; your pocket will benefit as well from lower energy costs.
To find out more about Fineo glass and what Chameleon can do for the windows on your beautiful home, contact us now