Traditional sash Windows: care, repair and upgrading

Tywi Centre

Thursday 18 January 2024
No charge


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 replacement windows

Who should attend?

Anyone who is responsible for repair and maintenance of traditional windows- particularly decorators, homeowners and building custodians.

Course Content

  • - A brief history of windows
  • - Maintaining windows- recognising common problems,
  • - Repairing timber windows
  • - Replacement windows
  • - Thermal upgrading
  • - Consents
  • - Where to get advice.

To register your interest in this course, please complete the form below or email
There is no charge for this course thanks to funding from the UK Government's Levelling Up Fund. Spaces are limited and priority will be given to people who live and/ or work in Carmarthenshire.

Traditional sash Windows: care, repair and upgrading

We use the personal data you provide on this form for administering the training programme, collecting fees if appropriate, and monitoring your progress and outcomes (such as the achievement of qualifications). It may also be used in statistical summaries and research publications, where it will be anonymised and you will not be identified. Your information won’t be used for any other purposes. The processing of your personal data is necessary for the communication and management of the training and any associated waiting lists. Therefore, the legal basis for doing so is the performance of a task in the public interest. We won’t share this information with any other Council service or external organisation. We’ll keep your personal data for 1 year unless you consent to your details being included in our Mailing list for longer.
For more information about your rights and to obtain contact details for our Data Protection Officer, please visit our website: