Windows & Doors
myclStaircase landing window - should it be openable?
16 September 2014
Hi all, We are designing our place with a switch back staircase with a north facing window at the level of the landing. At the moment we have specified a double glazed…
ECOECOE Glass/Low E on 6mm v's standard - is it worth it?
10 September 2014
Laminated low-E like ComfortPlus has the coating on the OUTSIDE (which faces to the…
ECOECOdifference between stacker doors and lift & slide doors?
26 August 2014
Thanks. But I still don't understand low-e, I've read that it reflects heat back to its source. I can see that that means in summer it stops…
mgillaWooden Bifold Door Query on Configurations
24 August 2014
you can have 4 panels with an access door but that is fixed on one side so only 3 panels with go to the other side. 5 panels will give you an accesss door and all panels…
ForgLuxaflex Luminette (I think) - experiences?
20 August 2014
We struggled to get more than one quote for window-coverings for pur place ... and the one mob that turned-up gave us a quote whivh kinda made us fall off our chairs. For…
CH2012Noise solution for leadlight casement windows
13 August 2014
Late reply from me Robbie55 but thank you! I had no idea that was done. I have looked up Magnetite and they have leadlight windows in their gallery. We shall look into…
9 August 2014
Anything in here? http://www.finlayson.com.au/downloads/p ... oducts.pdf
myclReducing garage door noise- panel tilt or sectional? Brand?
18 July 2014
Hi all... We are planning on having the master bedroom over the garage. Does anyone have any tips on how to reduce any associated noise? - garage door type? motor…
BluesuedeDouble Doors for Theatre room - Handles and mushroom stops
11 July 2014
Is there any need to have a passage set on the door anyway? My media room has a pair of 820…
staceybWhat is a storm mould on a window and do I need them?
8 July 2014
Thank you very much for your tips! cheers Stacey
pearlHelp, I don't like the colour of my Colorbond window frames!
29 June 2014
Hi Teeve Just bumping this thread as i to am thinking of painting my french doors which are currently stone beige. How did yours turn out? where you happy with them? I…
WangmingtaoCost for Window upgrades Reasonable?
27 June 2014
1. For acoustic rated windows, sliding windows are not a good option. Awnings or casement windows are recommended. 2. Builders always have excessive margins for upgraded items.
Stewie DAwning window set lower or higher? - for new regulations
18 June 2014
Then choose whichever one you prefer that gives you the most amount of light and the best ventilation. Just make sure that you aren't going to create a heat trap in the…
ECOECOCasement or awning windows for plantation shutters?
17 June 2014
Hi all, ATM trying to make a decision on bathroom windows upstairs ... it is right to say that casement windows would be better suited for…