Home
Pros
Forum
  • About
  • Join Community
  • Contact
Reply
WatchingStarredHistory
InboxSent
MembersPros
#Unanswered     #Active

Forum
Windows & Doors
Topics
Author
Replies
Views
Last Post
opti
opti
12 h

Front door replacement - Perth (sorry long post)

Front door replacement - Perth (sorry long post)

Why are you looking to replace the frame? Are you going to widen the doorway or install a thicker double glazed glass door? If you just want more light, then the…

3
335
opti
Feb 22, 2019 12:53 pm

Builder’s warranty and modifications.

Builder’s warranty and modifications.

You are assuming a lot, I have seen qualified builders cut braces and other structural elements they should not.

6
904
building-expert
Feb 21, 2019 8:41 pm
building-expert
karen_0404
karen_0404
18 February

Bifold doors in Perth - Harvest Doors?

Bifold doors in Perth - Harvest Doors?

Hi all We want to install aluminium bifold doors (5m wide) to open our living area onto the alfresco, and also bifold windows in the kitchen. Has anyone used any of the…

0
70
karen_0404
Feb 18, 2019 11:39 am
Noobie2019
Noobie2019
5 February

My double glazed windows fro China

My double glazed windows fro China
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Hey all, I am un Sydney and looking for someone to guide me to the relevant showrooms or contacts. Have about 20 windows in Sydney.

86
28990
Noobie2019
Feb 05, 2019 6:38 am
James Brown
James Brown
2 February

Cost front door replacement?

Cost front door replacement?
1, 2

Cost is depends on your choice, Which type of door you want to place in your home and interior used in your door.

26
4576
James Brown
Feb 02, 2019 7:53 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
2 February

Do bedroom door styles and closet doors need to match?

Do bedroom door styles and closet doors need to match?

They do in our house, but mostly only you and your partner see the doors inside your bedroom, so if you can live with it, spend the savings elsewhere.

1
266
arcadelt
Feb 02, 2019 7:44 am

Good evening all Just purchased an investment…

0
185
Count
Jan 31, 2019 9:29 pm
Aitch
Aitch
21 January

Dowell Thermaline - any good?

Dowell Thermaline - any good?

Hi Thurlo86, Moved in 4 weeks ago, windows are not too bad, an obvious upgrade from single glazed, its difficult to say too much not being in for the too long and expect…

13
2175
Aitch
Jan 21, 2019 1:33 pm
benjaminliu
benjaminliu
16 January

Window Closures

Window Closures

Thank you - this is very helpful.

2
276
benjaminliu
Jan 16, 2019 3:58 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
16 January

Sliding door mounted into floor (no step)?

Sliding door mounted into floor (no step)?
1, 2

As this area is totally sheltered, you would not need any drainage at all. But yes, you can drain under a deck.

21
4346
ECOECO
Jan 16, 2019 1:44 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
14 January

Wood rot on window frame

Wood rot on window frame

Great news, sorry about my late reply... Ed

4
1903
ECOECO
Jan 14, 2019 11:20 am
ECOECO
7
1564
ECOECO
Jan 07, 2019 3:48 pm
ECOECO
youngone
youngone
31 December 2018

Timber or aluminium plantation shutters?

Timber or aluminium plantation shutters?

In timber shutters, it is more common because of the price and fit to the base wood which more attractive particular for the colonial type of home, although in aluminium…

18
12468
youngone
Dec 31, 2018 10:51 pm

And if you want to make friends at a cheaper cost... Offer to go halves in this... https://www.simplysheds.com.au/absco-sm ...…

6
4526
ECOECO
Dec 19, 2018 12:16 pm
ECOECO
sophie123
sophie123
4 December 2018

Double glazing

Double glazing

Double glazing can reduce noise and also help reduce your power bill but only if done correctly, click this link below to get an idea of the type of glass and space that…

15
2297
sophie123
Dec 04, 2018 5:40 pm
chippy
chippy
2 December 2018

Removing Casement / Awning Windows

Removing Casement / Awning Windows

Hi Pat. Unfortunately you need to remove all the screws from the frame to remove the sash. It's a bit of a pain and is easiest with two people.

1
658
chippy
Dec 02, 2018 12:15 pm
chippy
ECOECO
ECOECO
22 November 2018

Colonial bar on aluminium double glazed

Colonial bar on aluminium double glazed

we do it between the glass... but yes if they simply stick it on it can look very bad from the inside.

1
2014
ECOECO
Nov 22, 2018 5:40 pm
ECOECO

I like a pivot front door, but I'm biased because we have one.

5
656
arcadelt
Nov 19, 2018 7:02 pm
gillybean
gillybean
15 November 2018

Window height in upper level -looks like stuffed up

Window height in upper level -looks like stuffed up

My personal opinion is that there’s way too much emphasis put on bedrooms having lots of natural light. Every lifestyle show on tv it seems has people going into…

8
746
gillybean
Nov 15, 2018 4:32 pm
gillybean
arcadelt
arcadelt
15 November 2018

Adjustment screws and rollers

Adjustment screws and rollers

Contact the original manufacturer.

1
511
arcadelt
Nov 15, 2018 12:48 pm
Drew01
Drew01
14 November 2018

Window height in upper level -looks like stuffed up

Window height in upper level -looks like stuffed up

That's normal, we had to pay a bit extra to have our windows dropped 185mm

1
290
Drew01
Nov 14, 2018 11:02 pm
Drew01
ECOECO
ECOECO
7 November 2018

Canterbury windows

Canterbury windows

send it to the Financial Controller

14
5983
ECOECO
Nov 07, 2018 3:05 pm
ECOECO
arcadelt
arcadelt
4 November 2018

Screening outdoor room

Screening outdoor room

Or you could use retractable screens.

2
832
arcadelt
Nov 04, 2018 8:38 pm
Cyberminusie
Cyberminusie
2 November 2018

Insert a glass in to internal door.

Insert a glass in to internal door.

HI Guys, in this little video I wanted to show you how I have modified an internal door of my country house to allow natural light to enter inside the stairs, because soon…

0
606
Cyberminusie
Nov 02, 2018 10:32 pm
Cyberminusie
ECOECO
ECOECO
2 November 2018

Replacement windows

Replacement windows

it's really the wall which is too narrow for your window and the plantation shutters. By being not so deep, an aluminium window may help, or you might even push the new…

3
592
ECOECO
Nov 02, 2018 1:33 pm
ECOECO
mynameisjonas
mynameisjonas
30 October 2018

budget for plantation shutters?

budget for plantation shutters?

They are 100% worth the price. great insulation, amazing look both inside and out. So worth it.

16
2731
mynameisjonas
Oct 30, 2018 10:44 am
Mitchd
Mitchd
22 October 2018

Double Glazing Advise

Double Glazing Advise

Cheers everyone for their replies. we ended up getting pvc windows installed about 6 weeks ago. We have noticed the difference immediately the house has stayed warm…

9
3082
Mitchd
Oct 22, 2018 7:52 pm
kirashogun
kirashogun
18 October 2018

Timber double glazed windows

Timber double glazed windows

Old school huh. These days nobody uses Vic ash due to dimensional stability issues or lack there of. The standard for timber windows is western red cedar. Even though…

1
420
kirashogun
Oct 18, 2018 12:14 am
Priyasuresh11
Priyasuresh11
5 October 2018

Roller shutter recommendations

Roller shutter recommendations

Hi, I am looking recommendations for roller shutter(electrical) to install in my home. Please help. Looking for stores in Sydney. Thanks

0
309
Priyasuresh11
Oct 05, 2018 9:40 pm
Priyasuresh11
bashworth
bashworth
20 September 2018

dual climate window films

dual climate window films

Can't remember the name but it was the most reflective film that TintACar sold.

5
511
bashworth
Sep 20, 2018 4:23 pm
bashworth

Hey I posted some images for you in another thread but figured ill add them here for you also email me if u need some help sandi@konkrethaus.com.au

2
1207
KonkretHaus
Sep 19, 2018 12:28 am
KonkretHaus
KonkretHaus
KonkretHaus
18 September 2018

Bi-Fold Windows (Perth)

Bi-Fold Windows (Perth)

Hi mate Prefer not to in a public forum, if you have any questions drop me an email sandi@konkrethaus.com.au

8
1139
KonkretHaus
Sep 18, 2018 11:59 pm
KonkretHaus

Choosing the windows and doors for…

0
592
AnnaGEM
Sep 13, 2018 3:24 pm
AnnaGEM
garfield
garfield
6 September 2018

Window awnings

Window awnings

An awning is a sort of spread or a supplemental rooftop that helps control extraordinary sun introduction and warmth that happens…

3
1752
garfield
Sep 06, 2018 10:50 pm
stme
stme
3 September 2018

Double glazed tilt and turn windows

Double glazed tilt and turn windows

Waiting on a window schedule from builder to start to get quotes.

2
479
stme
Sep 03, 2018 10:00 pm

I'm not a builder, but I would suggest they could be as close as the smallest stud suitable to carry the weight of the lintel and roof/second storey load above. If you…

2
434
arcadelt
Aug 29, 2018 7:16 pm
JB1
JB1
15 August 2018

The price of energy efficiency in windows...

The price of energy efficiency in windows...

Not really sure as it wasn't individually priced, I purchased a house lot. But it was cheap for what they are.

7
1032
JB1
Aug 15, 2018 11:31 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
10 August 2018

Window compliance? Are these rules/guidelines

Window compliance? Are these rules/guidelines

Looks like shading is factored into the calculations, but not mandated in NSW.

3
389
arcadelt
Aug 10, 2018 10:33 am
melbmum
melbmum
6 August 2018

Any Questions on Windows and Doors, incl. Energy & Acoustics

Any Questions on Windows and Doors, incl. Energy & Acoustics

Hi Ed, Thank you so much for the quick reply - yes I did think it was extremely expensive! Wow that is a big price difference. I agree with the design tips as well -…

12
1402
melbmum
Aug 06, 2018 5:43 pm
21
1516
ECOECO
Jul 31, 2018 6:04 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
31 July 2018

Double glazing whole house

Double glazing whole house

Double glaze them all, the future may require that, and you won't be saving much anyway.

4
747
ECOECO
Jul 31, 2018 5:56 pm
ECOECO

Personally my suggestion to you is that you should go with the black color.

3
807
bestspecials
Jul 27, 2018 1:26 pm
bestspecials

Industry Standard on Installation of Windows and Doors Australia Source: AWA…

0
362
AnnaGEM
Jul 27, 2018 11:24 am
AnnaGEM

Forever Blinds Pty Ltd posted a promotion
7 d
New Customer Offer - 10% off Window Blinds

New customers get 10% off your first purchase for a limited time. Register on website to get your code.

Get Offer
Ends in 6 days
Browsing this forum

No registered users and 6 guests

Homeone Australian & New Zealand

Australia's largest home building and renovation
community with over 1.7 million posts

Home
Pros
Forum
Start a new topic
About
Join Community
Advertise
Contact Homeone
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2019
Australia's largest home building and
renovation community
Homeone
About

Terms
Privacy

Follow homeone on FacebookFollow homeone on Twitter
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2019