I had more than a door built. It was I wider than normal door. Plus a large panel of teh shark security mesh to cover the full length window…
How wide can a double hung window be made
No - you won't be able to have a double hung that wide.
You can work out from the elevations what was planned.
If the elevations show the window as openable without…
Front Door Colour
I was unsure as to match it to the garage door or the brick colour.
Thankyou for your opinion and help. I was thinking of matching it to the…
Sharee, is the place in Thomastown "Whittlesea Curtains and Blinds?"
And where are these awnings?! Im curious now...
The bifolds are so that the room can open up onto a deck and add some much needed space to a terrace house.
At the moment I think we like the idea of the…
They arrived... and DH has installed them! Very exciting!
Just wanted to thank everyone again for their help and advice!
One of the rooms all ready just waiting for…
Thanks for the replies guys
Hmmm I might have to re-think the roller blind. I guess I was jsut wondering whether it was 'special' enough ( ) for this window... but…
Feb 10, 2009 10:24 am
replacing enclosed balcony windows
Thanks for your advice Ed. I've spoken to a few window manufacturers who've put me in touch with their installers, that quote for semi commercial $8500 was from one of…
bi fold door problem
I have used this hardware ( S.....a) myself and if the steel inside is not cut at 45 angles in order to reach as far as possible into the corner the hinge cant be…
Shutters and Light
Yes I think they are called Plantation Shutters.
Ok I just checked out Holland blinds and I'm not too offended by them (its weird my curtain…
Double glazing windows & high ceiling
To me, ComfortPlus is claytons double glazing - the double glazing you're having when you're not having double glazing.
I'm sure it's intended for single glazing use. I…
Feb 15, 2009 8:44 pm
PM me for window advice and questions...
Hi Casa, Lisanne, Donuts
Thanks, I really appreciate your feedback and I have enjoyed, and will continue to enjoy, helping with questions & queries.
Although I visit…
Tilt turn UPVC windows
The windows can be hinged on the reveal side OR on the centre post.
We do mostly the centre post as this enables the sash to fold…
$$$$ Luxaflex $$$$
I saw one of their sunscreen rollers with a VERY subtle flower pattern on it, the flowers were made up of the little holes that make up the…
Toddler proof sliding door screen
We have round handles on our bedroom doors which our eldest one can't quiet open yet but I am worrying about when he can escape and might be…
double face bricks and window sizes
I don't think this should affect the size of the window, I think he may have meant the size of the brickwork in the panels between the windows/doors may vary !
we organised our own flyscreens as opposed to those of the builder. ended up being $50 dearer by organising ourselves. ours were welded joins as…
Windows to capture best airflow
When I ran the last place, I had not come from the window industry and I was told by the owner/R&D manager that a CSIRO study had shown that the awning window was the most…
Sidelights in front door
Looks like I have window coverings sorted for the investment properties. Lucky they're in the UK, I can picl them up when I pick up the office chairs.
Mar 10, 2009 8:22 am
Colour of bedroom door
My doors and door trimmings will be 1/4 tint Dulux Grey Pebble.
My rule of thumb (which works for me) is 1/4 tint of the main wall colour thoughout.
I would keep…
Mar 11, 2009 7:50 pm
2nd floor bedroom windows
I have a question about windows in bedrooms on the second floor. Our house is the Riva, and the floorplan is available on m3tricon's website. Up on the plan is…
What to do with this window?
I'd do a roller or a roman. If you think a little blind would look odd, I guess there is nothing stopping you from having a full blind there, so that when it's closed it…
Oh glad to hear you had a good result.
I dug out my old quote and found that they were charging $2,500 for cedar doors and $3,800 for the aluminium, which would be our…
Fire Rating level -30-
Thanks for the great info dymonite69. Will pass this and your references onto Dad to have a look at.
He actually met with the Council today, and the town planner (?)…
Natural Timber Finished Door
yer we think it should be great, one thing we've had before was a small kitchen so this time we went large
just want to get it all started!
Windows centred in room
great that they are willing to fix up the big ones for you craigburn.
I would prefer a smaller, centred window in the toilet. It's only a toilet…
Mar 26, 2009 6:26 pm
Roller shutters and energy efficiency
We have roller shutters on our 2 front windows, which face north (I quite like the look of them ), its actually 4 shutters though as the bedroom window is a bay window so…
Mar 28, 2009 6:10 pm