Truro Cathedral stained Glass Window Repair and Restoration Summer 2017 Glasswood have been involved in the window restoration of Truro Cathedral during the summer of 2017, a delightful project on a beautiful cathedral in the quint town of Truro. Truro Cathedral was built between 1880 and 1912, and incorporates part of a 12th-century church. [...]
Replacing windows in listed building and conservation areas Windows and doors are often the most important visual aspect of a building, particularly if they have survived for generations, showing distinctive mouldings, uneven putty glazing and characterful glass. Upgrading them is a sensitive task, as there is an inherent conflict between keeping the character of [...]
Conservation Company Somerset Early 19th Century barn, that requires Glasswood to lovingly restore its leadlight windows. Deterioration. Over time the leaded glazing is constantly flexing. The lead is oxidising and gradually becoming thinner and brittle. The leaded light cement degrades over time and gradually releases its hold on the glass allowing the glass to rattle [...]
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Stained Glass Window Repair and Restoration At Glasswood we can complete restoration projects to small repairs, helping preserve original glass-work is an important part of our job. Where possible Mell`s Church at Frome like us to replace individual glass panes within the structure of the existing lead light window without removing it, [...]
Window Restoration and Repair Somerset Window Restoration and Repair Somerset – The aim of conservation is to retain as much of the original glazing as possible with the minimum of intervention. There eventually comes a point with every old building where the windows have deteriorated to a level where complete restoration is the [...]
Protective Mesh For Church Windows At Glasswood we have the experience to make sure you get the right type of protection for your church's valuable stained glass windows. Working to the Guidelines of English Heritage we can help you to choose the right solution to protect the stained glass without damaging the fabric of [...]
Glasswood started their Stained Leaded Glass business in 1978 with a vision to design and make, repair and protect authentic stained glass and leaded light windows using traditional techniques and the finest materials. The company is steeped in the traditions of hand crafts but has a modern approach with a commitment to quality products, service and Health & [...]
Leadlight Window Repair Mullion Window Repair Trent Manor Yeovil Leadlight window repair to mullion at Trent Manor! Glasswood and the team are currently working at Trent Manor on a very interesting project with a historical back ground, with great stories about the local parish and the manor its self! It could be haunted, [...]
30 leaded lights/ flat iron casements and bars all removed, overhauled and refitted in 2 weeks, another job well done. Thanks to the glasswood boys. well done top work!
Really happy with results, so much better than I had imagined. I love these windows they are now a beautiful feature to my home. All the team were friendly,hard working and meticulous about to the detail. A big thank you. A very happy customer. Regards Julie Ruggins
Lighthouse Burnham on Sea I was called by the owner too look at a very interesting project and come up with a realistic solution to his very specific requirements regarding a glazed wall surrounding a lighthouse. Traditional Timber Window Project! The original doors were c1960s softwood and single glazed. The [...]
Sash Window Devon Sash Windows Devon - Restoration The windows to Teigngrace Church are 19th century large gothic arched softwood box sash windows. They have Georgian bars separating individual leaded glass panels in cylinder blown antique glass. The timber frames had been decorated well over the years however much of the rot had been sealed [...]
Another job finished.. And another happy customer.! good work men! — in Bridport.
Oak Windows Case Study Windows Made by a Traditional company! Manor Farm: Tatworth Somerset. This is an early example of a red brick Farmhouse which was re-modelled in the 1970s when the original leaded lights and wooden windows were enlarged and replaced with cast, reinforced, reconstituted stone mullion surrounds [...]