Taking a hands on approach, Leeds Clark offers window mock-up services to architects and owners of historic structures. As for historic wood windows, Leeds Clark can perform a window restoration mock-up or replication in kind based on the specifications and preservation guidelines. Leeds Clark can perform a window restoration mock-up on historic steel, aluminum, and hollow metal windows based on the specifications and preservation guidelines. As for replication in kind of historic steel and aluminum windows, Leeds Clark works close with the most qualified and respected manufactures of in kind historic steel and aluminum windows.

Below are several reasons Leeds Clark believes a window mock-up is vital to the best interests of the architect/owner and the window preservation effort over all.


Provides architect/owner an actual finished representation of the historic window restoration/ replication based on the proposed specificifications and guidelines

Allows architect/owner the opportunity to make changes to the specifications prior to the window preservation effort beginning

Provides architect/owner the ability to budget for the window preservation effort based on actual conditions encountered during the mock-up phase.

Provides manufacture/contractor a standard, based on the specifications and guidelines, the architect/owner expect for the remaining historic windows

Leeds Clark works close with the architect/owner to produce a mock-up window prior to the window preservation effort beginning. This allows all parties involved a finished product they can inspect and approve. If there are any changes to the specifications, corrections can be made during the planning stage. Tom Clark believes this approach allows the architect/ owner the opportunity to establish a firm budget and helps address problem areas up front to help avoid project delays and endless change orders.

For inquiries on Leeds Clark's window mock-up services, email: info@leedsclark.com