What is Planitherm?

As you probably know, here at Stanbrook & Nicholson we always aim to utilise the very latest technology in all of our products. The result is windows and doors that not only look great, but also provide amazing day-to-day performance to every single one of our clients. One product that we are currently taking full [...]

Timber: the environmental choice

Here at Stanbrook & Nicholson, we make no secret of the fact that one of our passions lies in the construction and installation of bespoke timber windows and doors. We love the aesthetic feel of the material and its ability to add a timeless appeal to any style or property, new or old. Its day-to-day [...]

Start saving with low-E glass

There are plenty of factors to consider when it comes to buying windows and doors. Without doubt, one of the most important is energy efficiency. By choosing products with this in mind you can help protect the planet and save money to boot. The fact that Stanbrook & Nicholson uses sustainable materials like timber and [...]

Benefits of high security glass

It's no surprise that a primary concern for many of our customers is security. Windows and doors act as gateways to our homes and it could end up being very costly if they fail to provide adequate protection. We recently considered a few ways to enhance general frame security. Now let’s look at glass specifically. [...]

The glass with elbow grease

A regular part of maintaining all window types is making sure the glass remains clean. But, despite the essential nature of this practice for the health of our windows, we all know it's not the most exciting of tasks. Many people only do it once in a blue moon, while others simply don't do it [...]

Stanbrook & Nicholson Guide to How to Clean Aluminium Windows

This blog is all about sharing advice around how to clean aluminium windows and the correct cleaning and maintenance methods recommended to keep new or existing aluminium windows in great condition, or to help you restore ageing powder coated aluminium windows. Aluminium window frames are a low maintenance product and are very durable and known [...]

Stanbrook & Nicholson Explains…What Causes Window Condensation?

Condensation occurs when water vapour becomes trapped on a material. In homes, this is usually visible on your window as foggy patches. Often people make the mistake of assuming that condensation signifies a problem with their window, but this is usually not the case. In fact, condensation on the outside facing window can signal that [...]

Stuck-on Glazing Bar or Applied Bar……But Why?

What are stuck-on glazing bars? This is a question I wish I had been given a pound every time I heard it.  It has a simple answer: I suppose it is simple for me as I have been doing this for years, but for a customer about to part with a lot of money, it [...]