Introduction to the Repair and Maintenance of traditional sash windows

Tywi Centre, Dinefwr Farm, Llandeilo, SA19 6RT

2nd June 2018


This one day course provides an introduction to traditional sliding sash windows and looks at some common faults and simple repairs together with ways to improve the thermal efficiency of timber windows without resorting to upvc alternatives


A certificate of attendance is issued by Tywi Centre

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for built environment professionals, carpenters, consultants, building owners/ custodians/ managers.

Course content:

On successful completion of the course you will have an appreciation of:

  • Traditional timber sliding sash windows
  • Sash removal, re-cording and balancing
  • Conservation principles
  • Deconstruction, traditional joints and rods
  • Repair methods
  • Glass, putty & paint
  • Improving thermal efficiency


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