Windows & Doors
Anyone changed the opening config on Bifolds post installati
Hi The configuration of bifold doors depends upon the construction of the door and the hardware. Some doors with 4 panels can't be configured with 1 of these as a…
Standards for Ali Window manufactured frames?
Hi Ed, with age comes tollerance - in my hayday i'd have come out swinging, but i like my site to run smoothly & my buildings (& windows) soundly built (with this little…
are security screens worth it if they don't meet a standards
I was going to get them along with the house, but am now thinking of waiting until I can afford the real security screens eg that mesh type stuff.
Upstairs windows - Regulations - Do I need restrictors
Hi Builder is trying to tell us we need restrictions on the wind out windows upstairs - mainly because I think they stuffed up and we have windows that wind out about…
Where to Buy Curtains. Found Some! Thanks for the help :-)
The Ikea curtains I was looking at weren't so good in real life. Add that they had a blue stripe with the black, grey and white and they got crossed off my list pretty…
Obscure Glass Windows and screening - need some advice pleas
Hi Ed That was quick, thanks for that. I guess we'll just have to wait until someone moves in to see how much we can actually see. I find it…
Window covering for 3080x2400 sliding doors...help!
We have all ways had verticals on sliding doors but we have the same dilemma we have decided not to do any thing ATM. We have friends that have the honey comb blinds on…
Windows - more than just good for looking or looking good
In most designs, the size and location of windows are usually dictated either by their appearance from the outside or the views obtained from the inside. However,…
Windows with Argon instead of air - should i say anything?!
Yes the gap is most important... argon is a definite benefit, but it does not take the place of good…
Roller Shutters vs Security Grilles vs Clear Mesh
Yes I am funny ! Roller shutters aren't cheap there is a $6500 price difference between security grilles and the roller shutters. My main concern is security and…
Installing bit of wall over window curtain rails
Does anyone think the wall pelmet will still look ok based on those pics? Any other suggestions? (the only reason I don't want a fabric pelmet is cause the curtains will…
Road noise problem- need advice - laminate glass
The greatest difference comes form the total thickness of glass. The air gap makes little difference. We found that laminated glass makes a difference of 1 dB over the…