Windows & Doors
BuildingACTSilicone joints - what type of glass can I use?
2 November 2008
Thanks guys! Once we decide on a window/door supplier, I think we'll need to sit down and discuss all the options...if we can maintain the double glazing without having…
ECOECOSpecification for timber windows and bi-fold/normal doors
11 November 2008
True, but local costs arms & legs, my builder…
donutsA&L Architectural colours... price?
12 November 2008
Good to see forum members helping each other out! Hope it all works out well, sounds like a win-win situation - Jo gets her window colour, EcoClassic gets some business.
penny73Reccs for someone to install a sliding screen in Melbourne
20 November 2008
I have a 3 panel stacker onto the alfresco of our home. Just wondering if anyone can reccomend someone to retrofit a sliding screen door in Melbourne it has a track for…
BuildingACTAny heard of/used Windoor? + O/S timber window supplier?
23 November 2008
Thanks windowexpert...and yes, I've requested a quote from Paarhammer so I'll see how that looks. I've also asked for quotes from Windoor in Mona Vale and Duce in…
gweluphomeRoller blinds or dual roller blinds?
29 November 2008
Just an idea Bel, but you could check out the roller blinds at freedom and see if there are any similar fabrics as they also do the dual rollers. Then you could mix…
louiseosAdvice needed re: timber windows/sliding/biparting doors!
12 December 2008
Thank you for that . . . I will call them today!! : ) Fingers crossed they can give me information which will make our case stronger so that we can encourage the…
dymonite69Choosing the right glazing - unravelling WERS data
13 December 2008
Windows provide views and a source of ventilation. However, they can be a site of uncomfortable heat loss during winter or heat gain during summer. The Window Energy…
ECOECO2400mm x 1500mm wide opening - can i fit a sliding door?
14 December 2008
Maybe you can only have the cassette on one side. Centor make the bifold hardware (rollers, hinges) and they make a bifold screen system. Not sure about French door. …
BuildingACTNew "hidden" stand-alone screen system from Centor
16 December 2008
Hi guys In case anyone is interested, I came across an article in a home magazine the other day about a new screening system from Centor Architectural which (i think!)…
ECOECOHow to remove flyscreens from sliding windows
24 December 2008
You don't need to remove the sash - the screen should lift out. Lift up and to the side with a slight bend to get one corner out. Then pull it out. The screen should…
windowexpertWhats going on here with our large window?
5 January 2009
Looking at this picture it shows that in most projects windows are under budgeted for and the result is cheap, nasty and ugly. Just look at the workmanship, the rubber…
SouthiesShading West Facing WIndows/Bedrooms
17 January 2009
I'm sure there is a hand crank mechanism of sorts installed on the inside. Atleast , that's how they worked years ago. Otherwise, if money is no object, they can be…