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erinaiston
Apr 24, 2018 7:28 pm
erinaiston

Any suggestions for window suppliers

Any suggestions for window suppliers

Can anyone recommend a really good window supplier in Sydney? We recently used a company called Aluminium windows & doors located in Condell Park and the powder coating…

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Anthony S
Apr 24, 2018 9:47 pm
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ECOECO
Apr 23, 2018 1:15 pm
ECOECO
Sydmate
Sydmate
22 April

Dowell Thermaline - any good?

Dowell Thermaline - any good?

Dear team I'm back in this topic now. Have quote from Dowell for termaline and would like to consider. Anyone has experience? Can you please share. Cheers

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Sydmate
Apr 22, 2018 6:05 pm
Gaudi
Gaudi
22 April

Has anyone used A&L Windows?

Has anyone used A&L Windows?

Hi Cheyuthie Mine were bought within buider’s contract in 2015. 3 panel doors. 1 of these is fixed. Builder has 20-30% markup I’m guessing, so even if I dug out…

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Gaudi
Apr 22, 2018 12:25 pm
parthiv777
parthiv777
16 April

Roller shutters vs double glazing

Roller shutters vs double glazing

How do roller shutters perform in winter months, energy-wise? I am building a house, confused whether to go for double glazing or get roller shutters

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parthiv777
Apr 16, 2018 1:47 pm
Gaudi
Gaudi
14 April

Window covering advice for large stacker doors

Window covering advice for large stacker doors

I like curtains. But for a few reasons I ended up installing Roman blinds - 3 panels as blockout for early morning sun and to help to keep heat in in winter. Tinting…

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Gaudi
Apr 14, 2018 7:20 pm
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ECOECO
Apr 11, 2018 5:06 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
11 April

HELP!! Replacement window frame trim

HELP!! Replacement window frame trim

Try levering off the decorative mould. Maybe you can just finish with filler.

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ECOECO
Apr 11, 2018 4:57 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
11 April

Old sash windows- how to paint + rot

Old sash windows- how to paint + rot

Your windows are in poor condition. I doubt if the glass is compliant. Can they be salvaged, probably yes, short term. But at some point you will be looking at…

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ECOECO
Apr 11, 2018 2:55 pm
ECOECO

My theatre room came with no door and it how i liked it at the time. But now it seems silly even if the room is sound proofed, u have to have a door... so i went with…

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BL35ED
Apr 02, 2018 6:11 pm
pandibabi
pandibabi
1 April

Laminex Door costs - rough guide help needed!

Laminex Door costs - rough guide help needed!

oh that sucks, I'm onto my 3rd post contract variation and I keep chopping and changing based on the prices they give me, so keep bugging them

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pandibabi
Apr 01, 2018 2:29 pm
pandibabi

Hi All, I am looking to install Aluminium Bi-Fold Windows in the kitchen overlooking the alfresco. We’ve got a few quotes from Jason Windows, Avanti Glass & Aluminium…

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sofiachang
Mar 25, 2018 10:28 am
sofiachang
sofiachang
24 March

Bifold windows in Perth ??

Bifold windows in Perth ??

Hi All, We’re looking to install Aluminium Bi-Fold Windows in the kitchen overlooking the alfresco. We’ve got a few quotes from Jason Windows, Avanti Glass &…

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sofiachang
Mar 24, 2018 4:32 pm
sofiachang
sofiachang
24 March

Bi-Fold Windows (Perth)

Bi-Fold Windows (Perth)

Hi All, We’re looking to install Aluminium Bi-Fold Windows in the kitchen overlooking the alfresco. We’ve got a few quotes from Jason Windows, Avanti Glass &…

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sofiachang
Mar 24, 2018 2:01 pm
alexp79
alexp79
22 March

My double glazed windows fro China

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

I believe 'harsh Australian sum' is another myth. If you think the sun is harsh in NSW or VIC, check out places like Singapore. The way I approach - give a call to some…

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alexp79
Mar 22, 2018 12:40 pm
RjMaan
RjMaan
16 March

Weird problem with door.

Weird problem with door.

Actually, it happens with the old door and they stuck due to pressure to wall above them. I think you should replace them or you should dig a bit land below them but it…

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RjMaan
Mar 16, 2018 2:24 am
Dani_J
Dani_J
12 March

Block out films

Block out films

Thanks Drew. Will definitely check him out :)

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Dani_J
Mar 12, 2018 8:00 pm

Rebate for sliding doors - help!

Rebate for sliding doors - help!

We asked for this too (I can't remember exactly what the builder said as it was more the 2yrs ago now) but I think it was something to do with drainage/ water not coming…

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Corinda dream 2016
Mar 12, 2018 6:46 am
Saint Mike
Saint Mike
8 March

Opinions & Reviews Wanted - Window Tinting (after) New Home

Opinions & Reviews Wanted - Window Tinting (after) New Home

We used in Qld - but they are in various locations I believe. The franchise we used was very good. They might give you an idea on price regardless of whether they are…

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Saint Mike
Mar 08, 2018 9:06 am
Saint Mike
alexp79
alexp79
7 March

Double Glazing Advise

Double Glazing Advise

I guess a lot depends on the quality of double glazed windows, too. I have seen some thick (10 mm) single glazed windows which perform better than some of the average…

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alexp79
Mar 07, 2018 5:48 pm

Ask Homeone to move this thread to the correct forum (Windows and Doors). That is where the professionals hang out.

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McBadness
Mar 02, 2018 11:17 am
arcadelt
arcadelt
27 February

Mirrored Internal Doors

Mirrored Internal Doors

I bought them from the local hardware store, which is an authorised supplier; however, I also picked up a few on eBay for less. $285 and $185 respectively. With a sliding…

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arcadelt
Feb 27, 2018 7:31 am
mellissa
mellissa
26 February

DIY window replacement

DIY window replacement

Does replacing windows by myself cost more than pro installation? This article…

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mellissa
Feb 26, 2018 4:05 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
25 February

Retrofit laminated glass

Retrofit laminated glass

I believe that you can get different width rubbers to accommodate different glass thickness in the same frame, so ask your window manufacturer to see what is on offer. An…

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arcadelt
Feb 25, 2018 11:33 am
firsthome8
firsthome8
23 February

Antique walnut front door stain

Antique walnut front door stain

Does anyone have an antique walnut stain on their front door?

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firsthome8
Feb 23, 2018 8:59 am
arcadelt
arcadelt
16 February

External Shading and low-e or film coating

External Shading and low-e or film coating

As I understand it, Low-e only has an effect on allowing or reducing transmission of solar heat, so if the window is already shaded, the only affect might be to hold…

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arcadelt
Feb 16, 2018 4:15 pm
Rachael13
Rachael13
14 February

Why Crimsafe the stackers, with large glass windows bare ?

Why Crimsafe the stackers, with large glass windows bare ?

You're welcome Gmohitg, We were broken in when we lived in Brighton, so it doesn't matter the area that you live in, everyone is susceptible. Monitoring by security…

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Rachael13
Feb 14, 2018 9:36 am
Rachael13
smithfamily
smithfamily
12 February

Front Security Screen Door - Transparency

Front Security Screen Door - Transparency

Hi all, Does anyone know of a decent front security screen door that is secure and not fully transparent? As in, you can see outside when inside but not inside when…

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smithfamily
Feb 12, 2018 10:32 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
7 February

Sliding staker door overhanging slab

Sliding staker door overhanging slab

Not on, don't accept this. Aren't the jambs (side) and head (top) also hanging out?

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ECOECO
Feb 07, 2018 10:01 am
ECOECO
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ECOECO
Feb 07, 2018 9:53 am
ECOECO
arcadelt
arcadelt
5 February

Aluminium v Basswood Plantation Shutters

Aluminium v Basswood Plantation Shutters

Try yourself. Put a piece of aluminium and timber outside in the sun or cold and see which conducts, rather than insulates, the temperature. I think you'll find metal is a…

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arcadelt
Feb 05, 2018 4:31 pm
VincentL
VincentL
1 February

URGENT - AFFINITY WINDOWS. BLACK OR ANODIC DARK GREY

URGENT - AFFINITY WINDOWS. BLACK OR ANODIC DARK GREY

Anyone with pictures of their Affinity black or anodic dark grey windows to share? Just wanna see how they actually look like in real life. Our prestart samples were so…

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VincentL
Feb 01, 2018 4:51 am
vegemite1
vegemite1
18 January

Carinya doors and windows vs Jasons windows in Perth

Carinya doors and windows vs Jasons windows in Perth

Whilst the above it partially correct, Carinya Windows and doors are a superior product then compared to Jason's as they have been taken from a commercial market design…

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vegemite1
Jan 18, 2018 11:35 am
Miglas Windows
Miglas Windows
17 January

Timber-looking Aluminum Windows ?

Timber-looking Aluminum Windows ?

Hello gmohitg, Are you interested in these purely from an Aesthetic point of view? There are several suppliers that can now offer a "timber-look" powdercoat option from a…

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Miglas Windows
Jan 17, 2018 10:31 am
Miglas Windows

Were getting ready to build in 6 months time and since our block is quite small and narrow (450 sqm 12 metres wide) we'll be going with a two storey house. All the blocks…

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DR-JEKL
Jan 14, 2018 9:59 pm
Stacca
Stacca
10 January

Security screen door

Security screen door

Try Prowlerproof.com.au

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Stacca
Jan 10, 2018 4:45 pm
Stacca
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JB1
Dec 29, 2017 4:27 pm
NSU
NSU
17 December 2017

Windows and doors lentils size

Windows and doors lentils size

Is everyone using archbar for window opening? Instead of flat bar.

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NSU
Dec 17, 2017 9:43 am
JB1
JB1
10 December 2017

Windows and doors

Windows and doors

The reason why you may not be able to install bricks over windows with eaves is the window height. If you have eaves, you reduce the gap between windows and gutters.

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JB1
Dec 10, 2017 9:14 pm
Cazthebuilder
Cazthebuilder
5 December 2017

Window installer recommendations

Window installer recommendations

Building in north west Sydney and have a quote for windows supply only. Can anyone recommend an installer please?

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Cazthebuilder
Dec 05, 2017 3:45 pm
Altocu
Altocu
2 December 2017

Window Brand/Manufacturer recommendations

Window Brand/Manufacturer recommendations

Hi, Who did you end up going with? We're about to start building just south of Coolangatta so will be interested in your choice. Cheers, Steve

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Altocu
Dec 02, 2017 10:31 pm
dastrix
dastrix
28 November 2017

Aluminium bifold screwed or bolted...

Aluminium bifold screwed or bolted...

To a steel universal beam with top and bottom timber plates? They are 4.5m wide and 2.45m high and are double glazed so very heavy with commercial frames. Length of…

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dastrix
Nov 28, 2017 7:09 am
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Kvav27
Nov 27, 2017 3:04 pm
Bernd Strauss
Bernd Strauss
24 November 2017

Sealing a Door to Make It Soundproof (Regardless of the Dama

Sealing a Door to Make It Soundproof (Regardless of the Dama

Thank you for explaining how noise can be reduced. I understand that I can use adhesive strips along the perimeter of the door, and a door sweep at…

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Bernd Strauss
Nov 24, 2017 4:50 am
Windowfactory
Windowfactory
21 November 2017

Dutch Doors

Dutch Doors

We can produce double glazed, high performance fully glazed Dutch doors in a upvc frame. You could opt to have obscure/privacy/frosted glass on one side.

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Windowfactory
Nov 21, 2017 12:12 pm
Windowfactory
Windowfactory
21 November 2017

Alternatives to double stacker doors

Alternatives to double stacker doors

We can produce up to 7.5m stacker door, here in Sydney. All our products are upvc framed and double or triple glazed. We do not offer single glazing anymore. Our…

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Windowfactory
Nov 21, 2017 12:07 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
15 November 2017

Windows reveal

Windows reveal

Because of the extra cost (which is what you asked about).

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arcadelt
Nov 15, 2017 7:12 pm



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