Windows & Doors
MozzieSlight damage to powder coated window. Will it get fixed?
21 June 2010
Yeah my site supervisor also gave me the 'window service' spin. Told me they clean all the tracks and get all the paint off the inside of the window frame... Absolute…
IkonInteriorsRecommendations for (reasonably priced) roller blinds
23 June 2010
www.iseekblinds.com.au - I have them in my own house, and have put them in for my clients. Send them an email and get some fabric samples to compare which you like best…
Triniawindow and benchtop not level...what would you do??
3 July 2010
If it is the window- you can either custom fit a new sill over the existing sill to match the kitchen line or pull out and replace the window. My sympathy. That mismatch…
barklySome advice if you are thinking of replacing windows...
6 July 2010
Ed, Thanks for your advice above - I fitted two of your windows over the weekend and they fitted perfectly - at 5mm less than the original windows they were actually a…
ausdesignOld 40's style home alloy window replacement
8 July 2010
It would be normal for the brickwork to be supported across the width of the opening by a lintel. This can usually be seen from the exterior. It would not be normal for…
sweetimecan I shave off bottom of hollow core door
9 July 2010
or take some off the top and some off the bottom - but this will require that you rehang the door (and after recent experiences, i can advice it can be hellish! - let's…
kid81Door Handle - Change knob to lever (with lock?)
12 July 2010
hmmm, makes it hard. need to find out the size of the cutouts. most are fairly standard but can't be sure without knowing exactly what it is. you might need to post a…
sweetimeDouble glazing - VERY important?
13 July 2010
And here I was thinking that the reason people closed curtains was to stop people seeing into rooms...clearly I missed an important lesson somewhere! A huge round of…
inthewoodsCost to widen a window opening for a bifold door?
15 July 2010
Just reviving this old thread since we want to do the same thing. Chocoholic, would love to know if this job has been done and whether you can recommend anyone. We have…
ECOECORetro fit alloy windows into double brick rendered
20 July 2010
thanks again. So would this be the only form of flashing required? siliconed frame onto the render? I am struggling with a design for flashing…
take2double sliding doors for 2400 x 3000 opening?
20 July 2010
We have 2400h x 3600w stacker doors, we had to get an engineered beam put in to support the wieght of the doors, they are heavier than the 2100h stacter doors we have. …
Ken MillardDoes 'crimsafe' type screen block airflow?
21 July 2010
Pleased to be of help. All of our listed Crimsafe Licensees are fully qualified and will do a good job - Wynstan have a number of stores across Sydney and are very…
PipeWhat’s the best window covering for cat owners?
21 July 2010
In my last house I had a combination of wooden venetian blinds and vertical blinds. One downside to the wooden venetian blinds is if they're in the bedroom or ensuite they…
jolesDo you have a picture of a sunscreen blind from outside?
22 July 2010
catjim, the curtains are fine. But I don't pull them across from the first open point if that makes sense. There's 11 eyelets each side and I sort of put my hand in the…
ECOECOBest way to block freeway & train noises via windows
2 August 2010
The lowest uValue available in Viridian single glazing is 3.6 using comfort plus. Given the relative price competitiveness of double…