How Are Stained Glass Windows Repaired?

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  Stained glass windows are often the centrepiece of old or historical buildings. They can be hundreds of years old and often have a rich history associated with them. Over time, stained glass windows can become worn, damaged or increasingly fragile. This creates a problem as repairing stained glass windows is not an easy process and takes the expertise of a stained glass specialist.   It is possible to … Read More

Benefits Of Conservation Grade Double Glazing On A Listed Building

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Listed buildings can be both a blessing and a curse for many homeowners. On one hand, listed buildings are usually full of character with beautiful features such as stained glass windows. On the other, they are often poorly insulated due to original single glazed windows that offer reduced energy efficiency. This is why double glazing … Read More

5 Stained Glass Window Designs & What They Look Like

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The numerous different styles of stained glass windows can seem a little confusing, especially with their similar ornate designs and bright colours. This simple guide describes the differences between the 5 most popular stained glass window styles, including Edwardian, Victorian, Art Deco, Art Nouveau and Bespoke stained glass windows, all of which offer unique aesthetic … Read More

How To Recognise Rotting Wooden Window Frames

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The first signs of rotting wooden window frames are not always easy to spot and can go unnoticed for some time. Although there are ways to repair affected areas, once a wooden window frame has begun to rot and there is clear visible damage, there’s very little that can be done to salvage it. That’s … Read More

The Difference Between Stained Glass & Leaded Glass Windows

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The terms stained glass windows and leaded glass windows are often used to describe the same windows, which is why we’re always being asked to explain the difference between the two options. Although interchangeable, both terms do not have the same meaning and stained glass windows and leaded glass windows can be windows in their … Read More

4 Signs You Need Stained Glass Window Repair

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Well known for their sustainable durability, stained glass windows can last over a century before any restoration if they are genuine and well maintained. To ensure the need for stained glass window restoration is kept at bay, it is vital to be aware of early signs of emerging damage. With evidence of stained glass windows … Read More

The Benefits Of Stained Glass Window Restoration

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Stained glass windows have a unique appearance and evident history. With many pieces dating back to several centuries ago, they continue to maintain their value in the modern-day world. Both homeowners and churchgoers still cherish the beauty of these works of art. Although stained glass is very durable, it will still age and deteriorate over … Read More

Business Expansion for Steve Sherriff Stained Glass Specialist

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At Sherriff Stained Glass Specialists, we are proud to announce our latest business expansion. Now in the second family generation of ownership, we decided it was time to move to new building premises. Despite the pandemic our business and clientele have continued to grow and with a growing customer base, came the need to expand … Read More