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ECOECO
ECOECO
1 February 2019

What's wrong with my windows...?????

What's wrong with my windows...?????
1, 2, 3

There can be a several reason by which you are facing this issue with window Normally by rubbing the wall sides and applying grease can solve this issues but if you still…

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ECOECO
Feb 01, 2019 10:48 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
22 October

Dowell Thermaline - any good?

Dowell Thermaline - any good?

Wow... Your prices are out of this world. We can do double glazed throughout at around $10,000 for ALL of your windows, not an upgrade. Our window beats some thermally…

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ECOECO
Oct 22, 2020 2:44 pm
ECOECO
bose1
bose1
22 October

Window Glazing and installation

Window Glazing and installation

Hi Guys, I brought some windows form China for my new house. I am very happy with the quality and the dealing. However Some of those windows need to be glazed on size and…

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bose1
Oct 22, 2020 11:04 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
21 October

Window replacement, pls help!

Window replacement, pls help!

I'd put my money on the balcony being the problem.

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ECOECO
Oct 21, 2020 10:27 am
ECOECO
Bcr83
Bcr83
20 October

Help with front door and sidelights, privacy issue?

Help with front door and sidelights, privacy issue?

Might need to look for a new style of door....

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Bcr83
Oct 20, 2020 3:20 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
15 October

Replacing the rubber seal - Aluminium Windows

Replacing the rubber seal - Aluminium Windows

Hi How old are these windows & what brand are they? Should be on the pull handle.

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ECOECO
Oct 15, 2020 1:15 pm
ECOECO
Damo93
Damo93
14 October

Double glazing worth the $$ in Perth?

Double glazing worth the $$ in Perth?
1, 2

I have received a quote from Michelle at Arco to put in 4 DG uPVC framed windows in our South facing side of the house (adjacent to an arterial route that can get…

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Damo93
Oct 14, 2020 11:27 pm
Ranti13
Ranti13
7 October

Sliding doors and windows upgrade quote

Sliding doors and windows upgrade quote

I've just signed the contract. Haven't even put deposit yet. So no work has been started or send for approval.

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Ranti13
Oct 07, 2020 7:29 pm
Althom
Althom
1 October

Crimsafe vs Invisi-gard vs Amplimesh

Crimsafe vs Invisi-gard vs Amplimesh

Definitely. We have Clearshield doors and the Whitco locks all failed within a year of installation. For what it's worth there's no way I recommend Clearshield doors

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Althom
Oct 01, 2020 1:56 pm
Althom

these guys say they are PH certified

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LPJ
Sep 29, 2020 8:16 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
28 September

Hume vs Corinthian Doors

Hume vs Corinthian Doors

They both supply 38mm and 40mm.

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ECOECO
Sep 28, 2020 4:35 pm
ECOECO
light487
light487
23 September

A&L awning windows with very restricted opening

A&L awning windows with very restricted opening

This worked perfectly. The question I have now is how to reset the little tab back to the restriction position? The reason I want to be able to open these windows wider…

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light487
Sep 23, 2020 1:25 pm
light487
alexp79
alexp79
2 September

3m ceilings volume builder Sydney

3m ceilings volume builder Sydney

those are not really transoms per se, more like two windows

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alexp79
Sep 02, 2020 9:58 pm
Countrybuilds
Countrybuilds
25 August

Window choice to reduce condensation

Window choice to reduce condensation

Thank you darb74 have it in my electrical notes to wire a switch into the laundry. We are now organising installation ourselves after the consultant tried to tell me an…

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Countrybuilds
Aug 25, 2020 12:31 pm
Countrybuilds

Pantry Door Installation

Pantry Door Installation

I agree with you. thanks for for reply..

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chetansoni_3141
Aug 22, 2020 9:20 pm
sheels
sheels
15 August

Half Price Blinds

Half Price Blinds

i just bought whole house worth vertical blinds, they look good up, but some of blinds bit short in length and when we checked measurements they had cut them shorter than…

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sheels
Aug 15, 2020 6:51 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
13 August

Which seal to use?

Which seal to use?

I know the problem. We install our replacement windows in lots of different building-in situations. This could have been done differently with a better result. The fix…

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ECOECO
Aug 13, 2020 12:49 pm
ECOECO
lindsayr
lindsayr
12 August

Window Placement for Facade

Window Placement for Facade

I don't have a photo at the moment. It is around a 1970s brick veneer home with quite an aweful brown brick at the moment. I am looking to render the brick of the old and…

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lindsayr
Aug 12, 2020 4:54 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
6 August

Unlock Sliding aluminum window's door

Unlock Sliding aluminum window's door

These are generic sash locks you can buy in Bunnings. Find a security screwdriver bit to fit the screws and remove them, then fit new ones.

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ECOECO
Aug 06, 2020 12:39 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
6 August

Doors to home theathre

Doors to home theathre

Find a chippy to quote, then price the doors you want - but these can be the expensive bit.

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ECOECO
Aug 06, 2020 12:36 pm
ECOECO

Yes these can be replicated in Aluminium using decorative bars - we for example put the bars inside the double glazed units. Yes they are expensive because they are…

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ECOECO
Aug 06, 2020 12:32 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
6 August

Paint external timber windows.

Paint external timber windows.

Matt would be the best match to Colorbond. Any good paint is suitable.

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ECOECO
Aug 06, 2020 12:13 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
6 August

Help - increased ceiling height (doors/windows)

Help - increased ceiling height (doors/windows)

I would make all door openings uniform, and have windows set at the same height. I think anything less may impact the sales value.

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ECOECO
Aug 06, 2020 12:11 pm
ECOECO
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ECOECO
Jul 15, 2020 1:33 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
15 July

Retrofit flashing in Double Brick Home

Retrofit flashing in Double Brick Home

You should only need to seal the window into the outer bricks by caulking around it.

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ECOECO
Jul 15, 2020 1:21 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
15 July

Could this be Wood rot?

Could this be Wood rot?

Looks like old timber and layers of paint. Give it a poke with a screw driver, if it's solid you don't need to worry.

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ECOECO
Jul 15, 2020 1:16 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
15 July

Window Frame Replacement.

Window Frame Replacement.

I need a pic, but my guess is the timber frame is integral to the window and your new window will come with one as well...

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ECOECO
Jul 15, 2020 1:15 pm
ECOECO
gavEco
gavEco
24 June

Sill flashing and window flashing

Sill flashing and window flashing

Are you after a product like this? Easy enough to find with google. Australia is warmer and houses less insulated than USA. There are some things Australia is still…

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gavEco
Jun 24, 2020 6:04 pm
chippy
chippy
13 June

External Bifold Doors

External Bifold Doors

Hi Carly_3070 It's very hard to give you a thorough diagnosis from one photo but I think I can see an issue that may be causing a problem. If you look at the left hand…

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chippy
Jun 13, 2020 7:09 pm
chippy
ECOECO
ECOECO
25 May

Ventilation with floor to ceiling windows in upstairs bedroo

Ventilation with floor to ceiling windows in upstairs bedroo

At 'EcoEco' we do those in double glazed, awning and casement.

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ECOECO
May 25, 2020 5:45 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
22 May

nominee needed for AWA x 2

nominee needed for AWA x 2

Send me your resume and a couple of referees. Tell me about your business, is it just installation? Ed

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ECOECO
May 22, 2020 11:31 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
21 May

Seeking recommendations for timber/aluminium window supplier

Seeking recommendations for timber/aluminium window supplier

Hi Sorry we have no record of your specific requirement, nor is it in junk mail. Can you please send again to me... Thanks

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ECOECO
May 21, 2020 3:43 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
15 May

Window with stone kitchen bench used as the sil

Window with stone kitchen bench used as the sil

That would be up to the builder, so without seeing the actual detail I can't say. But it would need to have flashing.

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ECOECO
May 15, 2020 4:34 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
14 May

Failing double glazed units

Failing double glazed units

What's happening? Ed

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ECOECO
May 14, 2020 2:14 pm
ECOECO

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ECOECO
May 06, 2020 3:00 pm
ECOECO

OK. The job will not be an easy one, as you'll need to take the door out, remove the glass, pull the frame apart without breaking anything and then properly replace the…

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arcadelt
May 03, 2020 2:10 pm
lealu
lealu
29 April

Window and door Offer

Window and door Offer

We can offer you a good aluminium window and door. all can be customized. just check what we have done before.

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lealu
Apr 29, 2020 1:50 pm
khusnil.deo
khusnil.deo
23 April

Front door size

Front door size

I can't decide what door size to put as my front door. I have a 12m wide house with a 6.35m wide garage. Ryde facade from MacDonald Jones home building Albany two. My…

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khusnil.deo
Apr 23, 2020 1:04 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
22 April

Window and Door question.

Window and Door question.

That's a tough ask... and expensive... and yes 30mm thick glass would be the go... Here's a site that emulates the noise and glazing - though it does not give an acoustic…

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ECOECO
Apr 22, 2020 1:13 pm
ECOECO
JayAdelaide
JayAdelaide
11 April

Painting powdercoated windows. My experience

Painting powdercoated windows. My experience

Photos aren't linked anymore!! What primer did you use? And what was the paint used in the HVLP gun?

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JayAdelaide
Apr 11, 2020 3:39 pm
zillah
zillah
11 April

Outdoor main sliding gate replace broken holder ?

Outdoor main sliding gate replace broken holder ?

Dear folk I was away from home for couple of days. I have our outdoor sliding gate its broken holder got missing when I went home I did not see it on the ground and I…

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zillah
Apr 11, 2020 3:31 pm
chippy
chippy
7 April

Resize internal doors after new carpet?

Resize internal doors after new carpet?

Electric planer is fine. Just plane the required amount of and then sand it smooth. I'd also reseal the new exposed edge with some paint.

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chippy
Apr 07, 2020 3:22 pm
chippy
ECOECO
ECOECO
3 April

Faux muntins for my windows

Faux muntins for my windows

You're welcome. Happy New Year!!!

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ECOECO
Apr 03, 2020 4:35 pm
ECOECO
Neil 6264
Neil 6264
29 March

Sasco Installed door split door frame but denying it

Sasco Installed door split door frame but denying it

I second on the, No pilot holes. Also second on the Builders bog

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Neil 6264
Mar 29, 2020 11:14 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
26 March

Double glazed windows issue - Noise is not evenly blocked

Double glazed windows issue - Noise is not evenly blocked

On a helpful note... can you block off the window with a doona so that you eliminate that as a path for the noise and see just what is happening. Also I suggest you…

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ECOECO
Mar 26, 2020 12:03 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
26 March

Gaps under Windows

Gaps under Windows

You're welcome :-)

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ECOECO
Mar 26, 2020 11:55 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
25 March

Upstairs bedroom windows - solutions please

Upstairs bedroom windows - solutions please

Child protection: Under 1700 high must have max 12.5cm gap. So either opening is above 1700 or you have fixed lock on the gap. I want louvres which only have 10cm opening…

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ECOECO
Mar 25, 2020 3:18 pm
ECOECO

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