Windows & Doors
mat_from_newportbest bang for buck double glazing for serious train noise
22 May 2014
Thanks very much for the responses ... I'll stick with Aluminium then.
pattycake4Re: internal double / french doors - what door width?
16 May 2014
l have 720 x2.4 are perfect,plenty of room to pass through with one door closed
JB1Bedroom Window size and position? Single wide or two narrow?
16 May 2014
I'd go single and raise it so you don't get the western sun during the day in winter. I'd actually make the windows north facing in bedroom 4 and south facing in bedroom 3
gav89zBASIX and Windows critical for Occupation Certificate ?
28 April 2014
Thanks Stewie, I spoke with the Windows supplier and they have advised they will supply us with a Compliance Letter stating the windows are to Basix requirements. Cheers
EmyNWhite bifold doors? And painted-colour wood front doors?
18 April 2014
jenathomeFirst Floor window-can it be sliding one?
17 April 2014
Hi tothsk, Yes in this instance the builder is probably right. These windows may not be standard but they definitely are possible. They may cost a little extra. I guess…
AvaGDouble glazing to keep heat out - what's most important?
7 April 2014
Thanks for the clarification Ed
ECOECOAny recommendations for a Windows suppy and install
27 March 2014
Thanks for everyone's feedback, the positive feedback makes me feel better. Also Ed from EcoClassic called me and got the installer out rather…
mr singhheat blocking window treatments, honeycomb? sunscreen?help?
23 March 2014
hi all i have north windows big once lol need a window treatment .any recommendations please
bashworth'lift off' doors: toilet regulations?
21 March 2014
A better option than lift out hinges is to have toilet doors opening outwards rather than into the toilet. In the event of an emergency a property toilet lock should be…
winxie1External glass door into cavity fitting?
9 March 2014
Hi I want to look at installing a single glass door into a bedroom as an external door. I would like to see if I can use a cavity wall fitting as space is a premium. Not…
ECOECOLow E glass - are you using it, pros and cons
26 February 2014
Technically, I am sure your designer is right. Practically, I prefer space heating in the winter to spot heating (from solar heat gain from the windows) in the summer...…
ECOECOCaulking around windows - what type of product to use?
28 January 2014
It is not our standard but it is a standard that the subcontractor has used previously. We will make sure that he complies with our standard and ensure it meets your…
ECOECOsolutions to improve poor ventilation upstairs
26 January 2014
The first floor is always hot in summer (been there, done that), all the ground floor heat rises up, and you have the solar heat gain from the first floor as well. Types…
british kiwiuPVC double glazing company recommendations
23 January 2014
There are all pretty varied so a little hard to compare like with like. Most was for awning windows and some tilt and turn. I think we will be splitting it into 2-3…
esmeraldaCan we apply 3m privacy film to smartglass sp50?
17 January 2014
Hi I need some expert advice. I have a large upper storey bedroom window that overlooks my neighbours backyard and straight into their dining area. Although they signed…
bprattWho can make a copy of my 20 year old aluminium window frame
12 January 2014
Not a bad suggestion from Ed. Might give you a chance/excuse to double glaze the both windows.
bprattRaised ceiling height/ standard doors
9 January 2014
We are getting a modest 2590 ceiling and are leaving all the doors at standard height, but were wondering if it is worthwhile getting the front pivot door any higher than…
ECOECOWindow frame and sliding door farm installed AFTER brickwork
8 January 2014
Hi guys, just a quick question. My builder surprise surprise has made a stuff up and we are a 2 window frames short for our build and the…