Be careful if using Canterbury windows
Are you surprised
Had a look on their website and noticed that they use the same ancient window design with
19th century hardware as most timber joinery…
Advice needed on new bifold door
Thats great news Ray!!
Bad news that you had to do it yourself though. Its a sad fact that people don't appreciate your stuff as much as you do. It is sad when you…
EcoClasic, just noticed your name is Cynthia!
May 01, 2007 9:48 pm
Bi Fold Door Problems
Off the top of my head here……if it is holding up your roof, 1 door is not going to cause any problems at all! They are normally very well balanced supports.
Wanted frosted glass
We are considering offering this service - I think if you talk to someone who does vinyl signs you should be able to get what you want. The frosted vinyl sign…
Staining new bifold doors
You should certainly seal the doors, but do not forget, the carpenter will most likely need to trim the doors to fit them, so you may have to remove them once they are…
Trimming pocket doors
I would make a new bottom rail to fit firmly inside the veneer & tight up to the side rails.
Run several shallow grooves across the rail so that there will be…
French Door Security
not so much in that shot...but I must admit I thought the same as 3xb with the first photo even before seeing his comment!!
Wish I worked in a restuarant
Aluminium suitable for windows ?
Thermal conductivity is only one piece of the puzzle. Fortunatley, there are only three pieces to the puzzle for conductance (we won't even touch radiation and…
Jun 08, 2007 8:12 pm
For the record,
EcoClassic is an honourable and highly ethical company.
EcoClassic is not a member of the Australian Window…
Apology to windowexpert
This is an apology to windowexpert for having been mistaken as me in one of his posts... where he copped a flogging. Sorry...
We need your knowledge of…
Jun 10, 2007 6:51 pm
It is metal - a thin layer of Silver makes glass totally reflective - we call it a mirror - Low-E is higher tech than that... almost invisible...
That's a great price. What is the Uw value?
Jun 12, 2007 7:13 pm
Window Hardware - Alert
When EcoClassic had its windows NATA tested the EcoTech aluminium awning window performed brilliantly achieving N4, with one exception, the locally supplied…
If you have significant noise issues, I think you can hire noise specialists who should be able to assist you. It…
Checked the Breezway site Andrew and they sell them just up the road so I'll go and take a look.
Cleaning with a ladder a tad difficult as we have a 3 metre verandah…
Jun 22, 2007 10:29 am
External door - step down, possible fall?
Sounds like if there isnt enough site clean up dirt laying about I might just get a load of topsoil delivered b4 final inspection and drop it near the door and spread it…
Jun 24, 2007 5:21 pm
Which would look better???
It is really easy to fit the film - and it looks great. Even if you stuff up a contractor can do it.
And much cheaper. much cheaper.
windows / doors with blinds
Hello! I suggest you check out this website and more precisely, the Velux collection. And if you change your mind about this type of blinds, you have many other types of…
Stained glass (leadlight) to fill hole
I've seem some of those windows done without any reinforcement. Looked like they were quite old and there was no visible damage on the wall.
But ask traders who will…
Thanks for the responses.
Casa2 - you have a good point about the passive solar heating which we would possibly reduce with the evergreen product.
Ed - again…
minimum toilet door opening size
Actually, unless you have special mobility access requirements, I don’t think there is a particular dimension specified by the building code, it is more likely to…
walk on window
Just new to this site but we have done a few pavement light jobs down here in Melbourne and while costly they do a fantastic job!
You could try Obeco Glass Blocks and…
Screen/Security Doors Built on site
Can anyone help me out - I have seen a van/truck driving around Adelaide that fits & makes security screen doors on site at your house in the back of their truck..
laundry sliding doors
Vp - I can picture it now - ed's description - + taking time to think through your description in my head sorted it
While it's all done now - I think putting in a…
which window co. to choose?
My original post has been moved to an new thread - Impact of Aluminium, PVC or Timber Windows?
As for the vendors arguing on here - things must be tough in the window…
Window pricing help needed
I'm going to give this a bump up to the top to see if I can get an answer quickly. This is the last piece of the puzzle holding up our contract signing.
Perth Plantation Shutters
Has anyone used them for their plantation shutters?
We are having issues with this company and I'd like to see whether it is a common or an isolated experience.
Window problem- urgent help wanted
They have sorted the issue by lowering the Alfresco roof which may not look good on the drawings but will be fine in reality as the area is pretty dense with houses.
Door Stopper - Square sticker
Try architrend.com.au --> Door Stops. They have a square wall one.
We got some good magnetic wall ones from Mitre 10.
we are doing this sort of stacker slider door (6 panels, 3 opening each side) but it is not automatic.... if only i knew they existed! too late now!
Nov 05, 2007 10:27 pm