The second minute
Assemble the five components of the jamb-frame around the deadlight glass.
Again, push in wedge gasket.
Properly "drained and vented" to ensure long sealed-unit life...
..more than 30 years and still going strong.
The first minute
Let's start with assembling and glazing the top-hung opening sash. Assemble the two rails and two stiles around the self-centering 20mm sealed unit double-glazing.
Pull the frame together with the four screws provided, then push in the self-locking wedge gasket around the glass.
This thread showed the assembly and glazing of one simple window cassette, but the SupaWOOD System expands to cover doors, conservatories, and conservatory roofs, all needing just screwdriver or spanner for installation by anyone with basic DIY skills.
No trade skills needed.
The fifth minute
fit the handle and strike-plate.
Polish and store in a safe place.
Or box it
ready for sale Off-the-Shelf as part of a Standard Range
French doors in France
Two double-folding french doorsets, the components made and painted in Rugby
Shipped to France in flat-pack
Assembled and glazed in France with French glass and installed using just a drill-driver
All in just three days
NO TRADE SKILLS NEEDED
A truly different concept
for timber windows, doors
"The kind of imaginative
engineering that once made
the UK a world-beater and
is a product to watch."
writing in Glass & Glazing magazine
The SupaWOOD System uses wood as an
engineering material, with production
streamlined and extraordinarily efficient.
It LOOKS just like the real thing
O NO TRADE SKILLS NEEDED
O LIFETIME OF THE BUILDING
O ANY COLOUR YOU LIKE
- WHEN YOU WANT IT
O THERE IS NO GREENER OPTION
How do you install them?
Click here to find out
the SupaWOOD System?
SupaWOOD windows, doors and conservatories of all types are assembled from pre-painted kits, glazing as you go.
There are so many advantages in doing it this way, it's not easy to grasp in one go. So let's start with a simple window, top-hung opener over a fixed deadlight.
Each kit is a collection of pre-finished precision-made parts. There are two BIG advantages of doing it this way: No woodworking skills are required, and the weather is of no concern, 'cos all the work is done indoors.
windows doors and conservatories
of home improvements
SupaWOOD windows doors and
conservatories are very different
to traditional joinery.
Don't take MY word for it. See what others say...
"Every so often in life
something comes along out of the blue
that totally turns your beliefs upside down
and puts your head in a spin...
They are superb."
Terry the Window Man Basildon
Wood is a great natural resource
Plant more trees
USE the wood efficiently
to lock-up carbon for Centuries.
Protect it with water-borne finishes
That's the way to make the world cleaner
for our grand-children.
Production and disposal of pvc is poisoning the planet.
Simple, efficient, strong, secure, and they look great
Any colour you like, inside and out
ASSEMBLED FROM FACTORY-FINISHED FLAT-PACK
Click on this box
The third and fourth minutes
Push-in the weatherseal, fit friction stays, then hang the sash
More lessons from the past
Lessons from the past
More on U-values
PVCu or wood?
Thirty-year service call
read all about it..
Even MORE lessons...