Windows & Doors
louiseosAdvice needed re: timber windows/sliding/biparting doors!
12 December 2008
Thank you for that . . . I will call them today!! : ) Fingers crossed they can give me information which will make our case stronger so that we can encourage the…
dymonite69Choosing the right glazing - unravelling WERS data
13 December 2008
Windows provide views and a source of ventilation. However, they can be a site of uncomfortable heat loss during winter or heat gain during summer. The Window Energy…
ECOECO2400mm x 1500mm wide opening - can i fit a sliding door?
14 December 2008
Maybe you can only have the cassette on one side. Centor make the bifold hardware (rollers, hinges) and they make a bifold screen system. Not sure about French door. …
BuildingACTNew "hidden" stand-alone screen system from Centor
16 December 2008
Hi guys In case anyone is interested, I came across an article in a home magazine the other day about a new screening system from Centor Architectural which (i think!)…
ECOECOHow to remove flyscreens from sliding windows
24 December 2008
You don't need to remove the sash - the screen should lift out. Lift up and to the side with a slight bend to get one corner out. Then pull it out. The screen should…
windowexpertWhats going on here with our large window?
5 January 2009
Looking at this picture it shows that in most projects windows are under budgeted for and the result is cheap, nasty and ugly. Just look at the workmanship, the rubber…
SouthiesShading West Facing WIndows/Bedrooms
17 January 2009
I'm sure there is a hand crank mechanism of sorts installed on the inside. Atleast , that's how they worked years ago. Otherwise, if money is no object, they can be…
waylowFrameless Bifold Doors and Sliding Windows - any good?
19 January 2009
Sure will. The only thing is the Aneeta aren't frameless as such, they still need a perimeter frame around each sash. If you are going to do that you may as well just go…
Replacing Aluminium Window - Reusing existing sill flashing?
If a builder needed to do that, he would use the exsiting flashing - if it's not long enough get some good quality adhesive tape and add more... So yes... Ed
brissierenovatorsconfused! uPVC or aluminium?? cost?
8 February 2009
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…
wake_mesliding windows, which layout do you prefer and why
12 February 2009
I prefer the sliding windows in the middle. Think about curtains or blinds. If the curtains or blinds open outwards, you don't want your sliding…