Monatlicher Archiv: November 2018

Shavings of history: the window tax imposed on English citizens in 1696

The Victorian era was one of enormous transformation for British industry and architecture. It was also during the Victorian era that windows tax was abolished.  The windows tax was imposed in England in 1696, was repealed in 1851 after campaigners argued that it was a ‘tax of health’, and a ‘tax on light and air’, […]

What Wooden Window Alliance says?

Timber windows & doors? Nature’s solution that can last a lifetime. Whether you’re renovating your home, in the process of a self-build or just looking to the future, you want to source the very best – not least when it comes to products that will help protect your home from the elements. There are many […]