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ECOECO
ECOECO
29 April

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

What's wrong with my windows...?????
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Take a photograph of the window and give some more detail... I will help if I can.

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ECOECO
Apr 29, 2018 3:50 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
7 November

Canterbury windows

Canterbury windows

send it to the Financial Controller

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ECOECO
Nov 07, 2018 3:05 pm
ECOECO
arcadelt
arcadelt
4 November

Screening outdoor room

Screening outdoor room

Or you could use retractable screens.

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arcadelt
Nov 04, 2018 8:38 pm
Cyberminusie
Cyberminusie
2 November

Insert a glass in to internal door.

Insert a glass in to internal door.

HI Guys, in this little video I wanted to show you how I have modified an internal door of my country house to allow natural light to enter inside the stairs, because soon…

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Cyberminusie
Nov 02, 2018 10:32 pm
Cyberminusie
ECOECO
ECOECO
2 November

Replacement windows

Replacement windows

it's really the wall which is too narrow for your window and the plantation shutters. By being not so deep, an aluminium window may help, or you might even push the new…

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ECOECO
Nov 02, 2018 1:33 pm
ECOECO
Isaac4230
Isaac4230
30 October

My double glazed windows fro China

My double glazed windows fro China
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Yes, AS2047 and AS2188 for the glazing. Full disclosure, my family business is aluminium window & door manufacturing in China, 25 years in the business. We manufacture…

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Isaac4230
Oct 30, 2018 1:58 pm
mynameisjonas
mynameisjonas
30 October

budget for plantation shutters?

budget for plantation shutters?

They are 100% worth the price. great insulation, amazing look both inside and out. So worth it.

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mynameisjonas
Oct 30, 2018 10:44 am
Mitchd
Mitchd
22 October

Double Glazing Advise

Double Glazing Advise

Cheers everyone for their replies. we ended up getting pvc windows installed about 6 weeks ago. We have noticed the difference immediately the house has stayed warm…

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Mitchd
Oct 22, 2018 7:52 pm
kirashogun
kirashogun
18 October

Timber double glazed windows

Timber double glazed windows

Old school huh. These days nobody uses Vic ash due to dimensional stability issues or lack there of. The standard for timber windows is western red cedar. Even though…

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kirashogun
Oct 18, 2018 12:14 am
gaweleczek
gaweleczek
11 October

Dowell Thermaline - any good?

Dowell Thermaline - any good?

Sorry to hear that. Hopefully it will all work out in the end.

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gaweleczek
Oct 11, 2018 9:48 am
Priyasuresh11
Priyasuresh11
5 October

Roller shutter recommendations

Roller shutter recommendations

Hi, I am looking recommendations for roller shutter(electrical) to install in my home. Please help. Looking for stores in Sydney. Thanks

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Priyasuresh11
Oct 05, 2018 9:40 pm
Priyasuresh11

Friday, March 9, 2018 11:57:33 AM America/New_York Posted By Amy Benson If your driveway has an uphill…

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amanda50
Sep 21, 2018 10:08 pm
bashworth
bashworth
20 September

dual climate window films

dual climate window films

Can't remember the name but it was the most reflective film that TintACar sold.

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bashworth
Sep 20, 2018 4:23 pm
bashworth

Hey I posted some images for you in another thread but figured ill add them here for you also email me if u need some help sandi@konkrethaus.com.au

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KonkretHaus
Sep 19, 2018 12:28 am
KonkretHaus
KonkretHaus
KonkretHaus
18 September

Bi-Fold Windows (Perth)

Bi-Fold Windows (Perth)

Hi mate Prefer not to in a public forum, if you have any questions drop me an email sandi@konkrethaus.com.au

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KonkretHaus
Sep 18, 2018 11:59 pm
KonkretHaus
garfield
garfield
6 September

Window awnings

Window awnings

Thanks for the reply. Unfortunately I am located in Port Stephens NSW.

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garfield
Sep 06, 2018 10:50 pm
stme
stme
3 September

Double glazed tilt and turn windows

Double glazed tilt and turn windows

Waiting on a window schedule from builder to start to get quotes.

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stme
Sep 03, 2018 10:00 pm

I'm not a builder, but I would suggest they could be as close as the smallest stud suitable to carry the weight of the lintel and roof/second storey load above. If you…

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arcadelt
Aug 29, 2018 7:16 pm
JB1
JB1
15 August

The price of energy efficiency in windows...

The price of energy efficiency in windows...

Not really sure as it wasn't individually priced, I purchased a house lot. But it was cheap for what they are.

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JB1
Aug 15, 2018 11:31 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
10 August

Window compliance? Are these rules/guidelines

Window compliance? Are these rules/guidelines

Looks like shading is factored into the calculations, but not mandated in NSW.

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arcadelt
Aug 10, 2018 10:33 am
melbmum
melbmum
6 August

Any Questions on Windows and Doors, incl. Energy & Acoustics

Any Questions on Windows and Doors, incl. Energy & Acoustics

Hi Ed, Thank you so much for the quick reply - yes I did think it was extremely expensive! Wow that is a big price difference. I agree with the design tips as well -…

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melbmum
Aug 06, 2018 5:43 pm
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ECOECO
Jul 31, 2018 6:04 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
31 July

Double glazing whole house

Double glazing whole house

Double glaze them all, the future may require that, and you won't be saving much anyway.

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ECOECO
Jul 31, 2018 5:56 pm
ECOECO

Personally my suggestion to you is that you should go with the black color.

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bestspecials
Jul 27, 2018 1:26 pm
bestspecials

Industry Standard on Installation of Windows and Doors Australia Source: AWA…

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AnnaGEM
Jul 27, 2018 11:24 am
AnnaGEM

Front entrance door - help!

Front entrance door - help!

Yep, I'm trying not to stress too much about it. The door is $250 from Bunnings, so thinking we'll just buy a new one after handover & stain it ourselves. Just hate…

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Jennifer1978
Jul 25, 2018 11:19 am

Security Screens?

Security Screens?

Hi there, I'm wondering what your opinions are on crimsafe or the like? Can you recommend a brand? A company? We are in the Logan area.

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Ourhomebythehill
Jul 23, 2018 2:24 pm
Gaudi
Gaudi
22 July

Window covering advice for large stacker doors

Window covering advice for large stacker doors

We actually had a super large alfresco sliding door area. The standard or max width for roller blinds is about 2800mm usually. I did get quotes from other companies for my…

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Gaudi
Jul 22, 2018 10:20 pm

uPVC or commonly known as vinyl windows and doors are newcomers to Australian market. These sturdy windows and door frames has been popular in America and Europe for a…

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AnnaGEM
Jul 20, 2018 12:56 pm
AnnaGEM

If you are renovating your home and need some timber windows or doors to complete the look that you are going for GEM Windows and Doors has an amazing deal! The windows…

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AnnaGEM
Jul 19, 2018 2:57 pm
AnnaGEM
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ECOECO
Jul 16, 2018 4:30 pm
ECOECO
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IamSAM
Jul 16, 2018 12:31 pm
IamSAM

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AnnaGEM
Jul 12, 2018 3:21 pm
AnnaGEM
Landy9
Landy9
9 July

New windows with marks and scratches. Standards?

New windows with marks and scratches. Standards?

Hi! Does Anyone know if the seals of the bottom of the windows are supposed to just hang down? My windows are on over rendered blue board and it’s not recessed in so…

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Landy9
Jul 09, 2018 7:51 pm
Landy9
ECOECO
ECOECO
3 July

Window locks

Window locks

These look dated, but the new ones do the same job. I am sure you can buy them in Bunn... A locksmith can key them alike.

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ECOECO
Jul 03, 2018 11:31 am
ECOECO
grinder
grinder
30 June

Is changing the window type a structural change?

Is changing the window type a structural change?

No is no structural because you may not modify the lintel above

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grinder
Jul 01, 2018 12:08 am
grinder
anarchi
anarchi
6 June

Yellowtail Windows - anyone any experience with these ?

Yellowtail Windows - anyone any experience with these ?

I agree with the lorikeets - look at True Local reviews, and do an ASIC search and there are numerous complaints to DFT - run away run away quickly complete S.C.A.M.

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anarchi
Jun 06, 2018 9:11 pm

Homeowner here trying to DIY change a door handle, and need some locksmith advice. I currently have a Passage door handle, and want to change to an Entry Lock. I've…

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tifmono
Jun 03, 2018 4:48 pm

Dormer Windows

Dormer Windows

I am looking for a plan for the timber framework, to be able to install two Dormer windows in my Attic. I will then install Aluminium framed windows.

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Clydeashton
May 27, 2018 10:11 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
25 May

Blinds between glass

Blinds between glass

They use them in hospital also because they can be obscured and require a key to alter that. So the public cannot adjust them, only staff. They work fine generally, we…

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ECOECO
May 25, 2018 4:28 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
25 May

New Construction - Double Glazing 70sqm variation cost 28k??

New Construction - Double Glazing 70sqm variation cost 28k??
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Hi Kurshid I assume all the heads of windows and doors are aligned, so they will all be set at 2400 from the floor. The cost would be proportional as you are not asking…

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ECOECO
May 25, 2018 12:08 pm
ECOECO
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stevemw121
May 24, 2018 7:03 pm
stevemw121
TashPaul
TashPaul
21 May

Blinds

Blinds

Window blinds are Energy save from Air, rain and room decor in home and office. I have used in very nice shutter comfortable in the home.

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TashPaul
May 21, 2018 1:26 pm
TashPaul
grinder
grinder
13 May

Roller shutters vs double glazing

Roller shutters vs double glazing

Get double glazing with LowE glass on the outside to keep the sun away. Shutters are mostly ugly feauture mainly use for security reasons but it gives you a false sense of security

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grinder
May 13, 2018 4:47 pm
grinder

We just chose the directions based on how the rooms would be used. This door we chose to stack them towards the centre of the house as we are building an outdoor…

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aphsta
May 10, 2018 7:26 pm
Liliana
Liliana
5 May

Wood rot on window frame

Wood rot on window frame

Wow ECOECO - thanks! I've been trawling the web for days and didn't come across them. I'll give them a go. Thanks again.

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Liliana
May 05, 2018 7:09 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
4 May

sourcing aluminium sliding doors

sourcing aluminium sliding doors

Thank you Glenda... I look forward to following your progress.

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ECOECO
May 04, 2018 1:25 pm
ECOECO

Large windows - Fixed Glass and Louvre or Awning?

Large windows - Fixed Glass and Louvre or Awning?
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Gardenview, Bella Vista , apparently 😀 Are your plans through council?

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Cazthebuilder
May 01, 2018 8:45 pm
Ssshygirl
Ssshygirl
30 April

PIVOT DOOR

PIVOT DOOR

Thank you arcadelt,i didn think it should be making such a noise,i will be going back to the guy i bought it from and will be asking him to fix it.

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Ssshygirl
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