Top Energy Saving Tips Offered

With the cost of our energy bills going up and up in recent years, it stands to reason that homeowners will want to do all they can to keep them down. That’s before you even think of the positive environmental impact you can have by reducing your energy consumption.

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Creating a Feature Staircase

For years, staircases have been used as prominent design features in homes. Centuries ago, they were seen in large mansions and palaces, curling grandly up from expansive lobbies and usually incorporating some kind of marble. You probably know the ones we’re talking about. But, as times have moved on, so have staircases. Now, a feature staircase is not a luxury for only the incredibly rich; they can be incorporated into any home. Here’s how you can craft your own…

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Ways to Save Money in a Period Home

Period homes are among the most beautiful styles of property you can buy. From the high, sweeping ceilings to the beautifully laid brick-work and the ornate little details that we don’t see on modern properties, it’s hard to deny their appeal. However, traditional period homes weren’t built in a time where energy saving and the environment were so much of a big issue. So how do you cut down on heating bills and slash electricity prices in your period home?

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How to Clean External Windows and Door Frames Correctly

  Regular maintenance of your windows and doors clean doesn’t take much effort but it can save you money in the long term while increasing your property’s curb-appeal! A key and easy part of the maintenance is keeping them clean. Here’s our advice on how to clean everything from aluminium Crittall-style doors  to casement windows…

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The Wisdom of Wood

Exclusive design and best quality materials. We can make your vision and dreams come true when you build your ideal home with us! Making a house into a home can be a long process. If you can imagine how you want your place to look, it’s certain that the craftsmen at Balcombe’s Wood and Wisdom will be able to make your dream a reality. I went along to their 5,000 square…

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Benefits of Aluminium Windows

  If you’re on the hunt for a new set of windows, there are a lot of frame options you can go for. From the style to materials, there’s just so much choice nowadays! To help you out, we here at Wood and Wisdom want to give the low-down on our aluminium doors and windows…

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Why Purchase Oak Windows?

As designers, manufacturers and installers of casement windows in Sussex, we at Wood and Wisdom are big fans of oak windows. There’s some hesitation when it comes to purchasing oak windows (which seems very strange to us) and people don’t really know a lot about them besides their disadvantages. There’s actually a lot more to…

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Wood and Wisdom of Sussex Awarded Best Of Houzz 2017

Over 40 Million Monthly Unique Users Nominated Best Home Improvement and Design Professionals in the UK and Around the World. Wood and Wisdom of West Sussex has won “Best Of Customer Service” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home renovation and design. Wood and Wisdom was chosen by the more than 40 million monthly unique users that comprise the…

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Why Choose Bespoke Kitchens

There is no other room in your house more important than the kitchen. It’s the central hub of a home, and of a family for that matter. The kitchen’s where you begin your day with your morning coffee, teach your children valuable life skills in cookery, natter with friends over a glass or two of…

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Britain is Madly in Love with Conservatories

In the large expanse of time between the 1600’s and the 21st Century, a lot has changed (stating the obvious), but our deep love for conservatories has remained steadfast. That’s right; the glorious little extension to your home has been around for approximately 400 years! Yet its popularity seems not to have dwindled at all in…

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