A project in Surrey, 2 Direct Glazed gables
recently completed by us &
filmed for a new BBC Property show.
Topworks is a Specialist Carpentry business working in
Green Oak Timber Framing.
We cover the whole of the UK.
We Specialise in OAK FRAME GLAZING.
Installing ‘face applied glazing’ (Direct glazing) and oak joinery to
Green Oak Frames.
This is by far the most aesthetically pleasing system to glaze an
oak frame & is the most reliable system when viewed against the
only alternatives of rebating or fitting individual frames.
This is a specialist glazing system and can only be successfully
installed by fully experienced and skilled craftsmen.
There are many steps, processes and detailing to correctly and
successfully direct glaze an oak building, it requires time, skill,
knowledge & experience.
incorrect & inexperienced fitting will undoubtedly leak and could
potentially damage your oak frame.
We are aware of only 3 other fully experienced
companies in the uk.
A typical installation (if there is such a thing in green oak framing)
takes approx 10 days.
The final finish is top quality and
we certainly will not rush the installation,
Our quality of work speaks for itself.
We only use the highest quality materials & we
believe that the aesthetics of our work are as important as its
We want our work to complement your oak frame, while
retaining the option of relatively straight forward repair,
maintainance or modification so that our work will last as long as
your oak frame.