Technological advancements mean that we no longer have to hide our doors and windows behind heavy curtains to keep the cold at bay.

The thermal efficiency and quality of manufacturing now available on the mass market means we can all embrace the beauty of wooden windows, doors and staircases and let them play a leading role in our interior design.

A mind boggling range of timbers, styles, glazing and hinging options are available to consumers. So how do you choose a design that will not only suit your home, but will enhance the way you live?

Research is the key to any successful building or refurbishment project. To give you a helping hand, we have developed a whole host of tools, ideas and articles to inspire you to create your perfect home.