The process involves carefully assessing the condition of your windows and carrying out any necessary repairs or replacements.
In addition, the sashes and frames will be sanded down and repainted. In addition, sash windows that have been properly restored will be much easier to open and close, making them more practical for everyday use.
Scott James services
Where damage has occurred to timbers or glazing, rot and dampness have onset; age-related depreciation is apparent and affecting functionality/security, or aspects of your windows are no longer fit for purpose, then Scott James can help.
Specialising in all properties of distinction and creating bespoke solutions for window restoration projects.
Energy inefficient glazing
Broken sash cords
Sash does not stay in place
Repair rotten frames
Rotten or compromised timber frames.
Perished Sash windows seals and putty
Decayed window sills
Our minimum service order quantity is 10 windows for restoration or painting; a bay window is counted as 3 windows.
Our window restoration Guarantees
Scott James’ team believe restoration offers superior, authentic results: rejuvenating your heritage windows to their former best and beyond.
Our guarantees cover:
Paintwork 8 years (if the paint starts to flake or peel, we’ll come back to make it sound)
Double-glazing for 15 (Manufacturer guarantee)
Repairs for 20 years (if any of our repairs produce faults, we’ll promptly come back to address the issues)
Scott James provide high-end restorations of heritage wooden windows throughout St. Albans and surrounding areas.
We deliver quality solutions to every restoration project and work with you and your unique property to achieve best-fit results.
Window restoration services cover all renovation needs:
Sash windows repair St Albans: Restoring rather than replacing wooden windows is often a cost-effective and sustainable way to retain your property’s architectural personality.
Our approach to reviving existing wooden windows affords many long-term benefits. The unfaltering attention to detail and efficient skill of our time-served restorers ensures that all work is to the highest standard.
Bridging the gap between traditional craftsmanship and the benefits of modern advances, Scott James is committed to accentuating the unique architectural details – historical or contemporary – of your property. At the same time, we proudly apply our innovative abilities to instate upgrades in keeping with the comforts and expectations of modern living.
The experienced team offer a wide range of specialist restoration services with an emphasis on providing best-fit solutions.
Scott James endeavour to enhance both your property and lifestyle. We have researched and developed novel solutions to restoration challenges, and we look forward to offering them to you.
Our repair and enhancement methods improve durability and functionality, greatly extend window lifespans, and provide exceptional thermal comfort and beautiful aesthetics.
Comprehensively restored wooden windows extend your uprated living conditions (and initial investment) into the coming decades.
Windows are an integral feature of any building. I’ve enjoyed working on some fantastic projects in my time, and seeing how window restorations transform a property is why I still love my work.
Our team builds on the original quality of heritage buildings. Working with both traditional and modern methods and with the best materials ensures every quality in every detail. Durability is enhanced, and the need for future maintenance is minimal.
We use revolutionary materials where appropriate and work meticulously within any specific building criteria (e.g. Grade II listed).
Only high-quality materials
As our priority is preserving and enhancing authenticity, alongside our expert knowledge in heritage works, many of our customers are often surprised by how much we can accomplish and upgrade their listed/ regulated property.
Accoya wood, for example, is used for all replacements of damaged woodwork.
Thanks to its production process, it is incredibly durable and stable, resulting in minimal swelling or need for significant future maintenance.
Perfect factory grade finish
We have spent years refining our paint method to deliver transformative results and overcome the shortfalls and limitations of using traditional brush and roller methods exclusively.
Modern paints and application equipment provide incredible finishes. The Scott James finishes are highly resistant to the elements and bring new life to your property.
Here is a reminder of some of the benefits we offer our customers:
Restore the beauty and preserve heritage/architectural character
Instate quality via respectful, efficient and meticulous craftsmanship
Greatly extend the life of existing wooden windows
Increase daily comfort through thermal and acoustic improvements – e.g. double-glazing and draught-proofing
Aesthetic enjoyment – allow your property to stand proud!
The specialists at Scott James provide comprehensive, high-end wooden sash window repair St Albans. If you are in, or neighbouring St Albans.