The Wonderful World Of Timber Windows

gothic timber sash window

The Wonderful World Of Timber Windows Unusual Timber Windows: A striking gothic arched sash window adds character to this home’s façade Over the years, the team at Ventrolla have been lucky enough to work on a huge range of period properties from the Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian eras – including terraces, cottages, mansions, villas, schools, […]

Six Costly Mistakes To Avoid When Renovating Your Period Home

6 costly mistakes to avoid when renovating your period home

Six costly mistakes to avoid when renovating your period home Period homes have such charm, but renovating them can be a minefield Renovating a period home is vital for preserving features, materials and details that are impossible to reproduce. Not only will it future-proof your home’s heritage but it can even add value, too. But […]

Double Or Secondary Glazing – Which One Is Right For My Home?

Double Glazing by Ventrolla

DOUBLE OR SECONDARY GLAZING? WHICH ONE IS RIGHT FOR MY HOME? Are draughty sash windows making your home cold? Or is outside noise bothering you? Do you worry that your windows compromise the security of your property? If you’ve answered yes to any of these questions, upgrading the glazing in your timber windows could be […]

Are You Making An Escape To The Country?

Timber sash windows handcrafted by Ventrolla

ARE YOU MAKING AN ESCAPE TO THE COUNTRY? The landscape has changed beyond recognition for many over the past year, thanks to the pandemic. And quite literally for those who have realised that remote working frees them from being tied to living within reach of the bright lights and bustle of the city to do […]

Are Your Timber Windows Hiding Something From You?

Torrdarach House

Are Your timber windows hiding something from you? If you can hear annoying rattles, feel a cold draught or find that the interior walls around your windows are becoming damp, it could be that although your timber windows look fantastic, that they’re hiding problems from you. Fact is, that many common issues suffered by original […]

Period Homes: 5 Ways To Get Your Home Ready For Summer


Winter can take its toll on the condition of your home’s exterior – long periods of wet weather, sub-zero temperatures and wind can all play a part. So, now spring is here, it’s well worth spending a little time checking that there’s no damage that needs repairing. Investing time now can save you money in […]