Windows & Doors
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…
butterbingHuge windows - What window treatments should I get?
6 January 2014
I know someone with a window like that lol....15 yrs on it still has no window coverings lol
ausdesignLocating Std windows in metric brick walls & prefab frames
17 December 2013
In the floorplan dimensioning you put in running dimensions showing the brick panels and the window openings. The prefab manuf. will make the stud openings to suit…
ausdesignchanging the door knob and make it lockable
11 December 2013
It would be an easy change over with most handles interchangeable. It may require some work on the handle hole through the door but the latch will fit to most handle…
mynameisjonasHow much are security screen doors??
9 December 2013
Here it is ours is the blue one http://www.thedoorstore.com.au/shop/canterbury-design/
marisa@artiluxPlantation Shutters & Flyscreens - Advice needed
2 December 2013
What state are you in? it might be worth ringing a couple of companies and asking the question, I know my nephew had the same problem with…
ECOECOLaundry and Garage back door, timber frame or aluminium?
26 November 2013
About 50% of people choose timber because it's cheaper. Suitability of aluminium for a garage door depends on the wall construction. Ed
energywindowfashionsOnline Blinds and Shutter Companies
12 November 2013
I haven't really dealt with online stores for blinds and shutters, as I'm worried that everyone will say they're great and then I'll receive them and they won't be all…
LilianaQuantum microclear exterior on Western red cedar door
28 October 2013
I've had a look around the net but can't find any reviews of Quantum products which were recommended by our building designer. I'm trying to decide whether to use the…
ECOECODouble glazed aluminium windows/doors leaking inside house
12 October 2013
We built a new ecoply and rendered Koolwall clad house in 2007 and had N3 double glazed aluminium windows/doors with 12mm gap and argon gas,…
Serenity_NowDouble Glazed Windows - Obscure Glass Panes
7 October 2013
Hi, I have invested in double glazed glass for all my windows and for the overlooking and bathroom windows I have requested for obscured glass options (cathedral glazing…
salfernSecurity stacker door crimsafe? Invisi-guard?
7 October 2013
I have just had security screens installed on all the windows of my home. However these screens have replaced the old flyscreens, and have been riveted in place from the…