Windows & Doors
aussoFlyscreens in windows and doors after you moved in?
10 May 2008
Actually there are plenty of insect screens for wide bifold or stacking doors. Retractable or pleated screens are used and Freedom Retractable Screens have Maxi pleated…
grace_slickLouvered wardrobe door in hallway / shutters Gold Coast
21 May 2008
I was wondering if anyone knew how much it'd cost to get a 3 panel sliding white louvered door for our hall storage cupboard? Is it generally cheaper to buy one from…
becWhat's Best for Shutter Doors for Patio - Bi-fold, sliding?
22 May 2008
um.... you need more room for the bifold ones to open them, depending which room they bifold into, furniture can get in the way if not a lot of space what are zig…
cfhamTree Removal Hills or Northern Suburbs (SYDNEY)
2 June 2008
Hi all, I need a tree removed, including the root ball removed, from a block in Hills area before my builder will start construction (probably with good reason as the…
mekHas anyone got kresta sheerfold or luxaflex luminette sheers
6 June 2008
I've got Luxaflex aluminium blinds but just wanted to mention that Luxaflex do two products - one gets made in AUS and another one overseas in Asia and there's a big…
dembi_20001800 High sliding windows without cross bar
8 June 2008
hi chatterbox. i have the same concern myself. I just talked to the draftsman about our windows and he said that you can't have a 1800h x 1800w sliding window with no bar…
PaulaSecurity/flyscreen sliding door - any nice designs ????
8 June 2008
Paula, will a child be able to see/ notice…
MichelleWindow coverings! can they be any harder to decide on
9 June 2008
Bec, because the Romans are hung above the window, that leaves the inside of the window reveal for the blinds. It’s a neat tidy look if done this way! You should be…
MinxWardrobes - where for a reasonable price and Aust materials
13 June 2008
Very pricey indeed. Lucky me i'm getting my partner to make mine. I saw a stunning walk in at a Henley display home. I told him that was what he had to build for me …
kirribilliShould powder coated aluminium windows rust?
22 June 2008
Thanks everyone, good to get that clarified! I think it may be like you said, Commodorenut, that's exactly what it looks like! Another thing to raise I guess …
kimmeyReplacing normal bedroom door with double doors?
1 July 2008
I am having a carpenter come and provide an estimate for replacing a basement door that opens to the outside, and repairing the frame. So the cost would involve the…
to_do_listRemove scratches from any kind of glass - distortion free
30 July 2008
Actually I just had a look it's a legit ebay sale.....basically…
SouthiesInternal Window Shutters - UPDATED questions - ANYONE ??
11 August 2008
They were called Basswood Shutters. I think they atually are made for circumstances wher there is a great deal of sunlight coming…
Yak_ChatRepainting Interior Windows - Help Needed Please!
17 August 2008
Be careful with a heat gun - you may crack the glass. do you want / need to strip them right back.? You could use paint stripper but the general task is to remove the…
DukekamayaHow much & how difficult is it to put panels on doors?
24 August 2008
Not sure what a chippie woud charge - probably do it as a cash job. Make it easier and paint them first, ensuring the bottom of the door is coated to avoid moisture uptake.
grace_slickIs this a good price for plantation shutters?
29 August 2008
Ah, no no no, we're not doing it ourselves. We are SO not handy people. I don't have the time to do it properly, I haven't got even the faintest idea how to measure…
BuildingACTBest double glazed glass option for privacy and efficiency
20 September 2008
Wow...! Thanks for all the replies...who knew windows would be such a complicated subject! I knew that standard timber frames aren't designed to handle the size/weight…