About Us

Traditional windows and doors in Oxford

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Your LOCAL window & door company

traditional timber windows

Traditional to modern timber frames and accessories

Traditional Glaze Solutions is your go-to company for traditional timber doors, windows, conservatories and orangeries. Our company is dedicated to providing bespoke services with a focus on quality, uniqueness, dependability and friendly customer service. We supply related glazing units and are proud of being a part of the eco-friendly wing of the double glazing industry. We also supply other fittings and accessories, including security installations. Our products come with the following warranties:
  • 20 years - rot and fungal protection warranty
  • 10 years - glazing failure warranty  
  • 10 years - ironmongery warranty 
  • 5 years - paint finish warranty 
  • 10 years - weather seals warranty 
  • 5 years - stained finish warranty
Our superior quality products outperforms all British building requirements and standards and can be used in building projects of conservation areas and listed properties. You can benefit from our services throughout Oxford. For more details, please contact our team in Oxford.

Traditional Glaze Solutions is a professional window and door company that provides bespoke and quality services in Oxford.

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  • To perform for our customers the highest level of quality services at fair and market competitive prices. 
  • To ensure the longevity of our company through repeat and referral business achieved by customer satisfaction in all areas including timeliness, attention to detail and service-minded attitudes. 
  • To maintain the highest levels of professionalism, integrity, honesty and fairness in our relationships with our suppliers, subcontractors, professional associates and customers. 
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Our team

  • Sets a standard of excellence.
  • Clarifies direction and purpose.
  • Inspires enthusiasm and commitment
  • Bridges the past, present and future
  • ‚ÄčIs ambitious (not limited by current circumstances or what is perceived possible)

Our customers

Our customers are people who value tradition, comfort and efficiency. People who care about quality at affordable price.
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Our product

It has always been and will always be, about quality. Inspired by Scandinavian technology we are now able to replicate original British designs and make building work as efficient as possible.

Social responsibility

We are glad that we can help to save forests in the world by using timber only from sustainable sources.
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About our architectural styles

Victorian house style (1830-1900)
Victorian architecture is named for the period in which it as popularised between the years 1830 and 1900. The era saw the rise of industrialisation and a larger middle class, which encouraged the mass production of ornate private homes as more people could afford them.
Architects mostly took inspiration in the architecture of earlier eras. There are many different styles of Victorian era architecture.

The most popular were Gothic Revival, Italianate and Queen Ann styles. Gothic Revival was popular between 1830 and 1860. It was usually applied to castles and cathedrals. Italianate Styles came into the scene in 1850. It appeared in everything: from simple cottages to ornate mansions, and was even used in commercial buildings.

Queen Anne architecture became popular in the latter stages of the Victorian era. It is the most recognisable style as it has highly ornate and rambling design.

High number of styles that existed during the Victorian era, share many common characteristics.

Edwardian house styles (1900-1918)
The death of Queen Victoria in January in 1901 and the succession of her son, Edward, marked the start of the new century and the end of the Victorian era. While Victoria had shunned society, Edward was a leader of the fashionable elite which set a style influenced by the art and fashions of continental Europe- perhaps influenced by the king's fondness for travel.

The Edwardian period corresponds to the French Belle Epoque period. Despite its brief pre-eminence, the period is characterised by its own unique architectural style, fashion and lifestyle.

Like the Victorians before them, Edwardian architects looked for inspiration from earlier eras, such as Georgian, Queen Anne and Tudor and reinterpreted these styles in the homes they designed.

One particular influence on Edwardian homes was the Arts and Crafts movement, which began as a reaction against the increasing mass production methods of industrial Victorian Britain, and desire to emulate the handmade workmanship of the skilled artisans of yesteryear.

How to measure windows and doors for quotation purposes?

  • Measure window/door from edge to edge of the visible frame or opening (please see diagram). Measure the window/doors from inside and take the height and width measurements from brick to brick. 
  • Decide which product you would like a quotation for. 
  • Roughly sketch window/door showing the design and sizes required, as shown.
  • Indicate what part of the window/door should be open or fixed, as shown.
  • Indicate quantity of windows/doors required. 
  • Repeat for any other units required.
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