Residence 9 is a brand new system designed to replicate 19th century flush sash timber windows to enable you to have wood effect windows throughout your home. It is also considered for use in conservation areas due to its authentic appearance. This authentic design is also appealing to any homeowner who wants a top end luxury window brand. This is why we use Residence 9 as our choice for wood effect windows.
Wooden windows require regular maintenance over the years to keep them looking their best. This upkeep is both time consuming and costly. Residence 9 provides are more cost effective solution to regular wooden windows! The Residence 9 wood effect windows’ finishing layer only needs occasional cleaning with soapy water. No painting or special maintenance required.
Cheap Wooden products or poorly maintained timber can distort when wet and can crack when extremely dry on hot days. Sashes can be tight to open in the winter because they swell but drafty in the summer as the timber dries out causing pressure on handles and locks. The thermal performance or insulation gained from Residence 9 wood effect windows will usually outperform a timber window with like for like glass. Put Residence 9 alongside a timber window and ask yourself which is more beautiful? Could you distinguish the material from the kerbside of your home? Which will be more beautiful in 5 years time?
19th Century windows were always painted and never stained which is why Residence 9 is only available in a range of traditional colours.
Our most popular colour is grained white, however if the white is too crisp, why not try our “clotted cream” or unique “Cotswold biscuit”. Other traditional colours are available and for more modern properties there are some very contemporary greys and pastel greens.
With market leading thermal and acoustic performance, the Residence 9 wood effect windows system achieved one of the highest classifications on weather testing due to its robust design. Skilled craftsmen hand finsih every window to maintain the traditional look.
Residence 9 windows build their wood effect windows bespoke to your requirements. You can customise everything including the style, colour and hardware. Every window is different.
A skilled craftsman will manufacture your window, to your sizes and specification. The Residence 9 mechanical joints require finesse and attention and can only be executed with hand finishing by individuals who are masters of their trade.
Only by replacing mass production machinery with craftsmen can you achieve the traditional jointing features which stand Residence 9 wood effect windows apart from the modern mitred alternatives.