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Benefits of Lorimer uPVC sliding sash windows


Traditional architectural design features are an impactful way to incorporate timeless elegance into your home. Sliding sash windows are a strong feature of traditional architecture having originated in the 17 th century, standing the test of time with their functionality and aesthetic appeal.

If you have a period property and are considering upgrading your windows and transforming your home, sliding sash windows are a great option as they will instantly elevate the ambience of your home, adding an aura of timeless elegance. Here’s why sliding sash windows deserve a prime spot in your list of upgrades.

The history of sliding sash

Having originated in the 17th century, sliding sash windows have been a consistent window design for centuries. With their slimline frames and ease of use, it’s easy to see why these windows remain a popular choice today. Originally crafted from timber, sliding sash windows boast a simple yet ingenious design, comprising two vertically sliding panels that can be opened independently to regulate airflow. Over the centuries, they became emblematic of Georgian and Victorian architecture, adorning facades of grand residences and humble cottages alike.

Benefits of uPVC sliding sash windows

Comprising a range of benefits, Lorimer uPVC sliding sash windows will not only transform your home into an elegant affair internally but will also incorporate a range of practical features enhancing the security and energy efficiency within your home. Not to mention the easy cleaning and low maintenance of the uPVC.

Natural light enhancement

Comprising two large panes of glass, the sliding sash window is the perfect solution to increase the light flow within the home. We adore these windows in living rooms, as not only do they make a statement, but they also maximise the amount of natural light that floods the space.

Versatile ventilation

As a result of the sliding sash design, they allow for flexible ventilation options with the ability to open the top and bottom sash to different heights. Providing you with the option to create the perfect airflow in your home.

Sleek profile

The slim, clean lines of the Lorimer uPVC sliding sash window add a contemporary touch to a traditional style. To find out more about how our other products can combine modern aesthetics with traditional charm, our Davy customer story will leave you feeling inspired.

At CR Smith, we believe that every home deserves to be as beautiful and as energy-efficient as possible. Therefore the addition of Lorimer uPVC Sliding Sash windows will not only provide a range of practical elements but also elevate your interiors with a range of timber sills and surrounds, transforming your home from a dream to a reality. To start your new home improvement project today you can give us a call on 0800 200 444, or you can book an appointment online.

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