All sash windows from Double Glazing Essex Ltd come engineered in low maintenance uPVC frames capable of achieving an A-rating for energy efficiency. Each one delivers U-values that are impressively low, exceeding the minimum standard set in place by Building Regulations to keep living spaces well insulated and energy saving.
Lifts, sash locks, and travel restrictors come fitted as standard on all our sash windows to keep households safe and protected without every disrupting the appearance established. Additional hardware can be integrated on requested, always finished in either a Chrome, White, or Gold finish for a seamless blend of looks and security.
Sash windows make light work of letting air into the home thanks to how effortlessly the vertical sash can be moved up or down. The sashes themselves even feature an inward opening tilt facility to allow easy and safe cleaning of the frame and glass from within the household. This is particularly useful for residents who live in high-rise apartments or multi-storey properties.
Engineered in uPVC sash windows are cost-effective and high performing
Sash windows offer a traditional look with reduced modern sightlines
Multi-point locking assures protection against intruders
A rated energy performance for a comfortable living space
The customisation options offer a range of stunning choices, with a range of bespoke hardware available in pewter, chrome, satin chrome and antique brass. You can also get some lockable limit stops which give the option to reduce the initial opening to 10cm. If in need of further ventilation, trickle vents are able to be added to the sash or frame and locked in an open position.
With Masterframe Vintage, there is a vast array of colour options on offer. While the norm is to spray the whole uPVC sash window, there is a range of different choices. You can have different colours on the inside and outside, as well as different combinations from the frame to the sash; if choosing the former, the balance chambers are sprayed in the desired colour so only one colour is visible when closed.
Not only can you get creative when it comes to the colours, but there is also the opportunity to improve your sash window design with a host of vintage glass options. The Vintage Collection from Masterframe is available with acoustic, toughened and laminated glass. Two increasingly popular options are etched and obscured glass, each able to create a seriously stylish aesthetic. In terms of the obscurity and patterns on offer, there are a broad range from standard textured glass to the dearer etched designs. Have a look at the brochure linked below for more information.
The answer is yes, modern timber sash windows are certainly able to accommodate thicker double-glazing. Any estate agent will tell you that double glazed sash windows will not only add value it will also make a property more 'sellable'. Sash windows can be opened at the bottom or top, or both.
Sash windows can be opened at the bottom or top, or both. The sash (the glazed area) comprises several smaller panes of glass held together with glazing bars. The number of panes of glass your windows have depends on the era in which your home was made. Some early examples are even double-glazed.
Our units refine the design, featuring a tilt-in sash for easy cleaning and a suit of decorative elements like sash horns and handles. Complementing both modern and heritage homes in equal amounts, these timeless window frames will create a real talking point for those based in Essex for many years to come. Beloved grace, decorative beauty and envious charm are included as standard. If you are looking for a high quality alternative to timber windows in the Essex area, then look no further.
These Masterframe Vintage uPVC sash windows are fantastic for fusing a vintage aesthetic together with modern technology fit for the 21st Century. They are extremely secure in their design so you can have complete peace of mind. Thermal efficiency is also a major plus point with these windows with their A energy rating. This helps to ensure that your windows are guaranteed to be efficient as possible, thus decreasing those heating bills.
"DG Essex ltd installed complete window, soffit and fascia and cladding to my home in an excellent and professional manner. I rate this company highly."
- Customer in Benfleet
"The workmen arrived on time. Were polite and tidy. Friendly and discussed work as it progressed. Job looks good and site was left tidy - professional."
- Customer in Benfleet
"Removed existing windows and doors and replaced with high quality PVCU double glazed windows and doors"
- Customer in Benfleet