Sash Window / Double Hung Window Index
I'm going to end up with loads of info on the designs, plans etc. for sliding sash (or double hung windows for our buddies across the pond, America USA ) SO here's an easy navigation page. Hope it helps.
A brief analysis of the Historical Influences on Sliding Sash Windows from a designers perspective.
- Intro Sliding Sash History
- First Windows Early Glass Production and Window Design
- Rapid Development in Window Design in the 17th Century
- Taxes and Technology Change the Looks Sliding Sash Windows, Fashions and Variations
- End of the Sliding Sash Era
- Sliding Sash Revival Price Forces a Different Route
Pocket Cutting for Sliding Sash Double/ Double Hung Window
How to Repair Rotten Window Frames and Sashes
How to make long lasting repairs to traditional timber windows of all types with some details specific to sliding sash windows.
- Window repairs intro and index
- Investigating the extent of damage
- Paint stripping windows
- Making good a timber frame or sash
- Other Window problems and considerations including sash window double glazing
- Replacing window parts
- Fixing loose joints
- Swollen sticking sashes
- Fixing hinges
- Filling and sanding window repairs
- Glazing and putty
- Priming and painting