Windows & Doors
commodorenutGarage door noise - panel vs roller door choice ?
4 July 2007
I believe the openers used on tilt-a-doors & panel lifts are the same openers. My 'noise' issue isn't with the door - it's the opener. The panel lift doors, when…
ECOECORepair or Replace timber in aluminium frame windows
9 July 2007
Hi Can't imagine exactly what you have but sounds like ply or similar. I would get a glazier to replace it he is used to window construction and it should be held in…
Ol'PaintingStained glass (leadlight) to fill hole
22 July 2007
I've seem some of those windows done without any reinforcement. Looked like they were quite old and there was no visible damage on the wall. But ask traders who will…
ECOECORecommendation on quality windows for modern Georgian
18 August 2007
Hi You could look at EcoTherm - our thermally broken product - very heavy aluminium, very sharp design. Or uPVC which is about the same look at a lower cost. Both…
pierre80's Aluminium Windows don't stay up.. How do I fix them?
24 September 2007
Thanks for the assist.. I'll track some down... fingers crossed it won't cost an arm and a leg.. I'll let you know how it goes..
PhoenixStarCorinthian Doors - possible problem...
7 November 2007
Hey Matt, i think i understand what you mean with the doors. We went through some more display homes yesterday and one of them had a door with the criss cross pattern…
eniltraHas anyone used this sliding door system before?
7 November 2007
I'm not sure if the pictures on the site are yours Sharpie, but the doors look great! http://www.almabuildingproducts.com.au/Glassdoor.htm
ZoidbergTimber, Aluminium or PVC Windows - Eco Impact
8 November 2007
i am not sure how old this house is but i'd guess roughly 10 years or so ........ possibly 20 tops. the previous house i lived in (which we owned not rented) was 20 years…
renovirginYour Opinion of Wideline, Trend and Other Brands
8 November 2007
Thanks for that great post. Smithfield is 5 mins down the road from me. Wideline are our existing doors and windows, and we haven't had any problems as such, but I am…
kristofwCan you get vertical timber louvres for a curved wall?
23 November 2007
I've seen the large timber louvres in the master bedroom wall, in a display Eco house. They look quite (no pun intended) cool and make the cross ventilation so much…
oops_coolSmart home products blinds and venetians ?
25 November 2007
Now thats what you call design! Well I am all the more glad to see these as in our place these trends are not availed. Its like a fantasy to me and I would love to imagine…
Yak_ChatArticle on Polymer, Plastic & Composite Double Glazing
12 December 2007
Interesting insight into the double glazed industry in the UK. While I'm not a fan of plastic windows, this article has some interesting points and…
MichelleDoes anybody know the correct "tradey" term for th
12 February 2008
Bunnings......say no more! My pleasure!
DeeEllegaps either side of wooden venetian blinds
14 March 2008
Definitely get wider and adjust it. We had wooden blinds in our last house that were slightly shorter on the sides and they looked ... well not too good We took them…