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Ourhomebythehill
Ourhomebythehill
23 July 2018

Security Screens?

Security Screens?

Hi there, I'm wondering what your opinions are on crimsafe or the like? Can you recommend a brand? A company? We are in the Logan area.

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Ourhomebythehill
Jul 23, 2018 2:24 pm
Gaudi
Gaudi
22 July 2018

Window covering advice for large stacker doors

Window covering advice for large stacker doors

We actually had a super large alfresco sliding door area. The standard or max width for roller blinds is about 2800mm usually. I did get quotes from other companies for my…

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Gaudi
Jul 22, 2018 10:20 pm

for my doors i got steel frames from and i am very satisfied with them

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AnnaGEM
Jul 20, 2018 12:56 pm
AnnaGEM

If you are renovating your home and need some timber windows or doors to complete the look that you are going for GEM Windows and Doors has an amazing deal! The windows…

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AnnaGEM
Jul 19, 2018 2:57 pm
AnnaGEM
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ECOECO
Jul 16, 2018 4:30 pm
ECOECO
IamSAM
IamSAM
16 July 2018

Security door for outdoor alfresco area

Security door for outdoor alfresco area

You can try from Elysium Screens. Website -

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IamSAM
Jul 16, 2018 12:31 pm
IamSAM

Planning to have a renovation or new house construction? Here's a way to save up on the costs. Don't miss out on this contact our showroom near you!

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AnnaGEM
Jul 12, 2018 3:21 pm
AnnaGEM
Landy9
Landy9
9 July 2018

New windows with marks and scratches. Standards?

New windows with marks and scratches. Standards?

Hi! Does Anyone know if the seals of the bottom of the windows are supposed to just hang down? My windows are on over rendered blue board and it’s not recessed in so…

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Landy9
Jul 09, 2018 7:51 pm
Landy9
ECOECO
ECOECO
3 July 2018

Window locks

Window locks

These look dated, but the new ones do the same job. I am sure you can buy them in Bunn... A locksmith can key them alike.

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ECOECO
Jul 03, 2018 11:31 am
ECOECO
grinder
grinder
30 June 2018

Is changing the window type a structural change?

Is changing the window type a structural change?

No is no structural because you may not modify the lintel above

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grinder
Jul 01, 2018 12:08 am
grinder
anarchi
anarchi
6 June 2018

Yellowtail Windows - anyone any experience with these ?

Yellowtail Windows - anyone any experience with these ?

I agree with the lorikeets - look at True Local reviews, and do an ASIC search and there are numerous complaints to DFT - run away run away quickly complete S.C.A.M.

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anarchi
Jun 06, 2018 9:11 pm

Homeowner here trying to DIY change a door handle, and need some locksmith advice. I currently have a Passage door handle, and want to change to an Entry Lock. I've…

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tifmono
Jun 03, 2018 4:48 pm
Clydeashton
Clydeashton
27 May 2018

Dormer Windows

Dormer Windows

I am looking for a plan for the timber framework, to be able to install two Dormer windows in my Attic. I will then install Aluminium framed windows.

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Clydeashton
May 27, 2018 10:11 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
25 May 2018

Blinds between glass

Blinds between glass

They use them in hospital also because they can be obscured and require a key to alter that. So the public cannot adjust them, only staff. They work fine generally, we…

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ECOECO
May 25, 2018 4:28 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
25 May 2018

New Construction - Double Glazing 70sqm variation cost 28k??

New Construction - Double Glazing 70sqm variation cost 28k??
1, 2

Hi Kurshid I assume all the heads of windows and doors are aligned, so they will all be set at 2400 from the floor. The cost would be proportional as you are not asking…

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ECOECO
May 25, 2018 12:08 pm
ECOECO
stevemw121
stevemw121
24 May 2018

Best Window Cleaner Service in Cronulla

Best Window Cleaner Service in Cronulla

Are you looking for window cleaner service in…

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stevemw121
May 24, 2018 7:03 pm
stevemw121
TashPaul
TashPaul
21 May 2018

Blinds

Blinds

Window blinds are Energy save from Air, rain and room decor in home and office. I have used in very nice shutter comfortable in the home.

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TashPaul
May 21, 2018 1:26 pm
TashPaul
grinder
grinder
13 May 2018

Roller shutters vs double glazing

Roller shutters vs double glazing

Get double glazing with LowE glass on the outside to keep the sun away. Shutters are mostly ugly feauture mainly use for security reasons but it gives you a false sense of security

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grinder
May 13, 2018 4:47 pm
grinder

We just chose the directions based on how the rooms would be used. This door we chose to stack them towards the centre of the house as we are building an outdoor…

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aphsta
May 10, 2018 7:26 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
4 May 2018

sourcing aluminium sliding doors

sourcing aluminium sliding doors

Thank you Glenda... I look forward to following your progress.

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ECOECO
May 04, 2018 1:25 pm
ECOECO
Cazthebuilder
Cazthebuilder
1 May 2018

Large windows - Fixed Glass and Louvre or Awning?

Large windows - Fixed Glass and Louvre or Awning?
1, 2

Gardenview, Bella Vista , apparently 😀 Are your plans through council?

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Cazthebuilder
May 01, 2018 8:45 pm
Ssshygirl
Ssshygirl
30 April 2018

PIVOT DOOR

PIVOT DOOR

Thank you arcadelt,i didn think it should be making such a noise,i will be going back to the guy i bought it from and will be asking him to fix it.

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Ssshygirl
Apr 30, 2018 3:46 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
29 April 2018

Any suggestions for window suppliers

Any suggestions for window suppliers

Hi Anthony, Sounds like you have had a run around. Powdercoat is excellent 99% of the time, all it needs is a qualified powdercoating company, and quality powder. I…

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ECOECO
Apr 29, 2018 3:23 pm
ECOECO
Gaudi
Gaudi
22 April 2018

Has anyone used A&L Windows?

Has anyone used A&L Windows?

Hi Cheyuthie Mine were bought within buider’s contract in 2015. 3 panel doors. 1 of these is fixed. Builder has 20-30% markup I’m guessing, so even if I dug out…

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Gaudi
Apr 22, 2018 1:25 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
11 April 2018

Help needed with aluminium fixed window panel

Help needed with aluminium fixed window panel

Looks likely you can remove the transom and reglaze. Ed

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ECOECO
Apr 11, 2018 6:06 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
11 April 2018

HELP!! Replacement window frame trim

HELP!! Replacement window frame trim

Try levering off the decorative mould. Maybe you can just finish with filler.

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ECOECO
Apr 11, 2018 5:57 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
11 April 2018

Old sash windows- how to paint + rot

Old sash windows- how to paint + rot

Your windows are in poor condition. I doubt if the glass is compliant. Can they be salvaged, probably yes, short term. But at some point you will be looking at…

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ECOECO
Apr 11, 2018 3:55 pm
ECOECO

My theatre room came with no door and it how i liked it at the time. But now it seems silly even if the room is sound proofed, u have to have a door... so i went with…

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BL35ED
Apr 02, 2018 7:11 pm
pandibabi
pandibabi
1 April 2018

Laminex Door costs - rough guide help needed!

Laminex Door costs - rough guide help needed!

oh that sucks, I'm onto my 3rd post contract variation and I keep chopping and changing based on the prices they give me, so keep bugging them

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pandibabi
Apr 01, 2018 3:29 pm
pandibabi
sofiachang
sofiachang
24 March 2018

Bifold windows in Perth ??

Bifold windows in Perth ??

Hi All, We’re looking to install Aluminium Bi-Fold Windows in the kitchen overlooking the alfresco. We’ve got a few quotes from Jason Windows, Avanti Glass &…

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sofiachang
Mar 24, 2018 5:32 pm
Dani_J
Dani_J
12 March 2018

Block out films

Block out films

Thanks Drew. Will definitely check him out :)

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Dani_J
Mar 12, 2018 9:00 pm
Corinda dream 2016
Corinda dream 2016
12 March 2018

Rebate for sliding doors - help!

Rebate for sliding doors - help!

We asked for this too (I can't remember exactly what the builder said as it was more the 2yrs ago now) but I think it was something to do with drainage/ water not coming…

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Corinda dream 2016
Mar 12, 2018 7:46 am
Saint Mike
Saint Mike
8 March 2018

Opinions & Reviews Wanted - Window Tinting (after) New Home

Opinions & Reviews Wanted - Window Tinting (after) New Home

We used in Qld - but they are in various locations I believe. The franchise we used was very good. They might give you an idea on price regardless of whether they are…

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Saint Mike
Mar 08, 2018 10:06 am
Saint Mike

Ask Homeone to move this thread to the correct forum (Windows and Doors). That is where the professionals hang out.

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McBadness
Mar 02, 2018 12:17 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
27 February 2018

Mirrored Internal Doors

Mirrored Internal Doors

I bought them from the local hardware store, which is an authorised supplier; however, I also picked up a few on eBay for less. $285 and $185 respectively. With a sliding…

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arcadelt
Feb 27, 2018 8:31 am
mellissa
mellissa
26 February 2018

DIY window replacement

DIY window replacement

Does replacing windows by myself cost more than pro installation? This article…

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mellissa
Feb 26, 2018 5:05 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
25 February 2018

Retrofit laminated glass

Retrofit laminated glass

I believe that you can get different width rubbers to accommodate different glass thickness in the same frame, so ask your window manufacturer to see what is on offer. An…

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arcadelt
Feb 25, 2018 12:33 pm
firsthome8
firsthome8
23 February 2018

Antique walnut front door stain

Antique walnut front door stain

Does anyone have an antique walnut stain on their front door?

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firsthome8
Feb 23, 2018 9:59 am
arcadelt
arcadelt
16 February 2018

External Shading and low-e or film coating

External Shading and low-e or film coating

As I understand it, Low-e only has an effect on allowing or reducing transmission of solar heat, so if the window is already shaded, the only affect might be to hold…

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arcadelt
Feb 16, 2018 5:15 pm
Rachael13
Rachael13
14 February 2018

Why Crimsafe the stackers, with large glass windows bare ?

Why Crimsafe the stackers, with large glass windows bare ?

You're welcome Gmohitg, We were broken in when we lived in Brighton, so it doesn't matter the area that you live in, everyone is susceptible. Monitoring by security…

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Rachael13
Feb 14, 2018 10:36 am
Rachael13
building-expert
building-expert
11 February 2018

Weird problem with door.

Weird problem with door.

Actually, it happens with the old door and they stuck due to pressure to wall above them. I think you should replace them or you should dig a bit land below them but it…

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building-expert
Feb 11, 2018 11:45 am
building-expert
ECOECO
ECOECO
7 February 2018

Sliding staker door overhanging slab

Sliding staker door overhanging slab

Not on, don't accept this. Aren't the jambs (side) and head (top) also hanging out?

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ECOECO
Feb 07, 2018 11:01 am
ECOECO
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ECOECO
Feb 07, 2018 10:53 am
ECOECO
arcadelt
arcadelt
5 February 2018

Aluminium v Basswood Plantation Shutters

Aluminium v Basswood Plantation Shutters

Try yourself. Put a piece of aluminium and timber outside in the sun or cold and see which conducts, rather than insulates, the temperature. I think you'll find metal is a…

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arcadelt
Feb 05, 2018 5:31 pm
VincentL
VincentL
1 February 2018

URGENT - AFFINITY WINDOWS. BLACK OR ANODIC DARK GREY

URGENT - AFFINITY WINDOWS. BLACK OR ANODIC DARK GREY

Anyone with pictures of their Affinity black or anodic dark grey windows to share? Just wanna see how they actually look like in real life. Our prestart samples were so…

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VincentL
Feb 01, 2018 5:51 am
vegemite1
vegemite1
18 January 2018

Carinya doors and windows vs Jasons windows in Perth

Carinya doors and windows vs Jasons windows in Perth

Whilst the above it partially correct, Carinya Windows and doors are a superior product then compared to Jason's as they have been taken from a commercial market design…

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vegemite1
Jan 18, 2018 12:35 pm
Miglas Windows
Miglas Windows
17 January 2018

Timber-looking Aluminum Windows ?

Timber-looking Aluminum Windows ?

Hello gmohitg, Are you interested in these purely from an Aesthetic point of view? There are several suppliers that can now offer a "timber-look" powdercoat option from a…

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Miglas Windows
Jan 17, 2018 11:31 am
Miglas Windows

Were getting ready to build in 6 months time and since our block is quite small and narrow (450 sqm 12 metres wide) we'll be going with a two storey house. All the blocks…

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DR-JEKL
Jan 14, 2018 10:59 pm
Stacca
Stacca
10 January 2018

Security screen door

Security screen door

Try Prowlerproof.com.au

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Stacca
Jan 10, 2018 5:45 pm
Stacca

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