• Monday 09:00 - 16:00
  • Tuesday 09:00 - 16:00
  • Wednesday 09:00 - 16:00
  • Thursday 09:00 - 16:00
  • Friday 09:00 - 16:00
  • Sunday CLOSED

Window Sills

Internal sills – also known as those ledges at the bottom of your windows – have a dual function: first of all, their purpose is to make your windows more energy-efficient, by keeping cold out and the heat in. As well as finishing off the window structurally, they can also be a wonderfully distinctive decorative feature.

Although you can buy them in a variety of materials, internal cills are often made from wood. We think natural stone is a fantastic choice. Not only does it add character to a room, but stone is also an excellent substitute for timber: it’s hardwearing, light in colour and non-perishable.

A Sustainable Solution for Internal Sills

Wood is quite vulnerable to water damage so if you’re thinking of using your internal window sill as a home for plants, bear this in mind. Direct exposure from the sun will also have an impact on wood – and if your surface is painted, this too can have a tendency to fade. Natural stone is a much more resilient option. You can choose from different kinds of stone – limestone, marble and granite are all popular. Among the advantages are its durability and resistance to moisture damage. It’s also easy to clean, a very low maintenance choice and won’t be affected by sunlight in the same way that wood or paint is.

 Window Sills That Suit The Way You Live

Natural stone brings design flexibility, too. To keep these areas child friendly, we can add bevel or bullnose edging to your preferred stone. You can match it up with flooring or skirting and choose from an aged or honed finish. All we need is a template!

Looking for window sills inspiration, click here.

Ask our expert team about the best finish for your interior sill. Simply call us on 01780 740970 or contact us here. Discover more ways to bring the beauty of natural stone to your home and garden at our Gallery.

  • Natural limestone flooring
    Learn More
  • natural stone staircase bespoke stone staircases
    Learn More
  • bespoke limestone fireplaces
    Learn More

External Showroom Update

We are delighted to announce that the refurbishment work on our external showroom is coming to an end, and will be open again shortly. In the meantime, you can still visit our main showroom to speak with our team and collect samples.