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Inform Guide: Maintaining Sash and Case Windows

Maintaining Sash and Case Windows

This INFORM guide provides a basic introduction to the maintenance and repair of traditional sash and case windows. The guide describes the evolution of these windows and how they work, and also covers common problems and their solution such as broken sash cords and deterioration of putty and mastic.

  • Audiences:

    Planners and Owners, Conservation and Heritage Enthusiasts
  • Date Published:

    01 July 2007
  • Publisher:

    Historic Scotland
  • Publication Types:

    Technical, Advice & Guidance, INFORM Guide
  • Format(s):

    Download PDF

  • Language: