Window Colours - Help
Silver windows came into the residential market about 8 years ago. About 3 years ago we worked with a major architect who said it was on…
Remove double doors from contract?
Our builder has said that they can put dummy doors in until we install our own.
I want them professionally installed, I dont want to install them myself. I have no idea…
Knock-Downs or stud frame clips jambs ??
I've a choice of ordering either knock-down or stud frame clips door frames for the internal doors in my new house. Which kind's better/easier to install, etc, for a…
Sliding Doors Tracks
Kim…..I have deleted 3 of your post already.
Please remove your web link….or I will keep deleting.
You need to be on Homeone for quite a while before you’re allowed…
Replacing external sliding door?
Unusual design... end slider with 2 fixed panels (we supply to order - but standard would be centre opening in 3 panels or biparting in 4 panels). Should be easy to…
Buy my own entrance door?
Just letting you know that I had my tender appointment yesterday and I got the quote for the following inclusions,
2040x1020mm Entrance Door + 2x 2040x198mm…
Apr 09, 2009 4:52 pm
Designing for windows
Windows are an important aesthetic feature of the building envelope. Functionally they allow natural light and views in.
What is less commonly understood are the…
Most people don't match internal doors to the window & external door head height, but you can. But most would…
Hallway door problem
I had another look at this when i got notification of the previous poster. Would you be able to bring the door back to where the door on the right is? It would be a…
Width of front door
if you are looking at wider doors for disabled access make sure you consider wider passageways as well. The last thing you want is tight passageways with wheelchairs or …
privacy options for front door?
You could also consider 3M film. I think it's in their Scotch range. It can be applied to achieve two things: 1. the privacy you want 2. security.
Properly applied it's…
Stacker doors/open corner
Hoping someone out there can advise,
We are having an open corner between the alfresco and the living and dining area. To achieve this look we are using stacker doors…
37m2 of double glazed, argon filled uPVC windows, for a 171m2 house (inc garage), approx
Sliding door costs
Does anyone know what the usual costs for cavity doors are ? Planning on putting a double in at the lounge to save space and make it easier to…
Window furnishing advice needed
Just bought some ready made timber blinds from curtain wonderland on the weekend. going to put them in the lounge and bed 1 and ensuite.
They are in an espresso colour and…
Apr 27, 2009 9:17 pm
Double Glazed Bi-Fold Doors and weight
This may not answer your entire question:
We looked at converting our bifolds to double glazing, but told we couldn't.
not because they were bifolds and the weight…
May 02, 2009 11:22 am
May 03, 2009 6:11 pm
We were also thinking of changing them later but when we asked the builder he was going to charge us $160 per wardrobe…
Timber to aluminium windows
Ed I haven't heard from your contact at A&L windows Adelaide yet so I guess he cant be bothered.
I finally received my quote -- thanks to…
Double Glaze Glass Import - Specs
Thanks for this. Nice to see some hard facts. I too thought that 16 mm was better than 12 mm (but only marginally so). It's handy to now know…
I would frame the bottom up from the floor to sill height, then i would sheet it with yellow tounge flooring, so as it finishes flush witht he existing radius, then i…
Message for ed re tinting windows
I have heard the problem of a film being the reason for cracking. The dark tint absorbs the heat. If that happens unevenly over the pane of glass due to the…
Timber or aluminium doors/windows
as we are manufacturing these windows since 1994 now. We don't have any issues with the different expansion of the two components. If someone does want to go for…
Poll: High door with high ceilings
It should be no harder to clean the top of a high door than it would of been to clean the wall that would be above a normal height door - as Casa…
comfort glass or similar ???
I can only recommend double glazing. The comfort advantage is massive. Single glazing is an outdated concept for residential dwellings.
Expressed in insulation Value (U…
May 12, 2009 8:21 pm