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    Timber Storm Windows Berkshire

    Autumn Home Improvements in Bracknell, Berkshire are the leading specialists of 'Choices' stormproof timber windows

    Stormproof Timber Windows Bracknell, Berkshire

    Protect your home against the elements

    A widely used timber window design, 'Choices' timber storm windows have a lipped feature that slightly overlaps the face of the timber frame when it is closed.

    'Choices' timber storm windows are available as side or top hung windows. With high energy performance they provide excellent thermal protection from the elements.

    'Choices' Timber Storm Windows from Autumn Home Improvements are Highly Energy Efficient as standard

    A grade energy rated Stormproof Timber Windows Bracknell, Berkshire

    Energy efficiency and low maintenance timber windows from Autumn Home Improvements and 'Choices' guaranteed

    Widely referred to as ‘stormproof’ windows, 'Choices' timber storm windows offer high energy efficiency along with the added benefit of being low maintenance. This is thanks to combining double glazing with engineered timber which also offers excellent insulation for your home due to its weather protection properties.

    Classic designs can be created simply by adding glazing bars and all of our 'Choices' timber storm windows, feature a decorative internal moulding on the sash and frame, plus external beading, to help boost its appearance. All windows within our Timber Storm range are hung using friction hinges and offer high performance.

    Window Operations

    Outward opening
    • Left Hand Side Hung
    • Right Hand Side Hung
    • Top Hung
    • Fixed Sash
    • Fixed Pane
    Multi compartment frames incorporating different operations are available, see technical guide blow for details.

    Thermal Performance

    Whole window can achieve – 1.4W/m²k

    Size and dimensions (mm)

    Choices products are bespoke, therefore can be manufactured to any size – within engineering limitations and health & safety standards.
    Specification for Stormproof Timber Windows Bracknell, Berkshire

    Cills (mm)

    Standard - 25,47,62,87
    Optional - 114, 140 – not covered by warranty


    As standard – Engineered Redwood
    Hardwood Option – Grandis

    All timber used is FSC certified


    Independently tested and accredited to BS6375 Part 1 & 2. Meets the criteria to achieve Trada High Performance Timber Window Scheme.

    Dual weather strip for improved weather and thermal performance.

    ‘A’ BFRC window energy rating is available as an option.

    ‘A’ rated on the BRE Green guide.

    CE marked – EN 14351-1.


    Independently tested and accredited to PAS 24 meeting the requirements of Secured by Design – offered as an option.


    Default colour – White RAL 9016

    Standard Choices stains – Cypress, Teak, Mahogany & Walnut.

    Optional – Any RAL colour can be provided.

    Factory Finish

    All products are sold fully factory finished. They are treated with an organic preservative after all machining to ensure complete protection across all faces.

    All Choices coatings are water based, therefore, environmentally friendly. After basecoat, components have end grain sealer applied. Opaque colours use stain blocking primer. Top coats are high build breather paints.

    Other Technical Information

    Choices provide a full technical back-up service covering all aspects of product and glazing performance.

    Glazing & Glazing Bars

    Double or Triple Glazed
    Glazing rebates 46x18mm.
    28mm Softcoat ‘Low E’ argon filled double glazed units (4/20/4) Triple glazed units (4/8/4/8/4).
    Sealed units manufactured to BSEN1279.

    Specialist glazing can be fitted on request.

    Standard spacer bars – Silver.
    Optional spacer bars – White, Gold, Bronze or for thermal efficiency, Black Swiss V.

    As standard, fully drained and vented timber bottom bead (Alloy optional) with timber beads to top and sides.

    Beading secured by 'Choices' fixing system.

    All windows are security glazed to meet the requirements of PAS24.

    Bonded glazing bars - 25, 40, 56mm.
    Solid glazing bars - 56mm.

    A range of leaded designs are available.

    9mm as standard for rectangular and diamond lead designs.


    Standard Obscure Glass Options

    Bark glazing option for Stormproof Timber Windows Bracknell, Berkshire Bark (or Kura)
    Arena glazing option for Stormproof Timber Windows Bracknell, Berkshire Arena (or Crepa)
    Minster glazing option for Stormproof Timber Windows Bracknell, Berkshire Minster (or Kathedral)
    Satiovo glazing option for Stormproof Timber Windows Bracknell, Berkshire Satinovo



    Steel adjustable friction hinges, allow opening to 60°.

    Optional – Restrictor available to limit initial opening to under 100mm in accordance with BS8213 Part 1. Egress hinge which allows opening to 90° meets regulations for emergency access.

    Handles and locks

    Standard – Espangnolette locking system with lockable handles, default white. Also available in Polished Chrome, Satin Chrome, Gold, Brown and Black.
    Optional – Black Monkey Tail handles.

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    Vents are concealed within the frame head, eliminating the need for an unsightly and vulnerable external hood.

    Standard (plastic) – XS16 or Trykvent White or Brown.
    Optional (Aluminium) - TV90. White, Brown, Polished Chrome, Gold, or SAA.

    All comply with current UK building regulations.

    Optional Upgrades

    The 'Choices' range of made to measure timber windows and timber doors are natures choice for high performance windows and doors.

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