Windows & Doors
ECOECOReplacing rotted door frame, how much is too much epoxy
8 September 2013
I pulled off my bathroom door frame to find the wall frame beam is rotton at the bottom by 10cm. Can epoxy do the job as it is not a load bearing…
offshoreNEW QLD/NSW LAW: Awning windows can't open more than 12cm???
6 September 2013
Another option is to invert it into a hopper window. Opening at the top will do a better job of letting hot air escape.
mdstudioregarding bi-fold doors and retractable screens
3 September 2013
I agree with FairmontSAcustom Centor screens are an excellent option for bi-fold doors, however they are not cheap and retro-fitting them leaves an undesirable result. You…
builderforlifeIs double glazing really worth the extra cost?
23 August 2013
The extra cost also helps to take a load off the stretched resources of the planet. One day we will look at homes without double glazing the way we look at old hand mangle…
ausdesignPlanning Permission for Velux Windows?
22 August 2013
Appreciate that but if you, for example, had a neighbouring 2 storey dwelling that was visible from the windows that may be classified as overlooking. There may also be an…
cameron136Sash window with screen that drops into wall cavity
21 August 2013
Hello everyone, I have a sash window with a insect screen attached to the bottom, so when you open the window the screen lifts up with it from inside the brick cavity. I…
Stewie DBeautiful or fanciful main gate design
14 August 2013
Without seeing your it, I'd choose a gate that matches the style of your house or at least the gate columns. Are they laser-cut steel designs ? Some of them do look pretty…
ECOECOLaundry and Garage back door, timber frame or aluminium?
14 August 2013
Hi guys, just wanted to get some ideas, should I put the standard timber door frame for laundry and garage back door? or should I put aluminum…
chippyPrivacy lock door hardware sticking clockwise only
3 August 2013
Does the lock work normally when it's removed from the door? The fact that a second lock body did exactly the same thing makes me think it may be the installation. With…
hetfield_86'Flame Zone' bushfire attack level (BAL) approved windows
2 August 2013
I believe Nilfire Australia offers both BAL FZ Windows and Doors without the need for fire shutters. Check them out www.nilfire.com.au
kexkezCombo security front door with opening glass panel
27 July 2013
Apologies to the original poster of this thread. Perhaps now people can get back to what this poster was trying to find out. kexkez Forum Support…
Miglas WindowsLooking for supplier of double sliding glass french doors
21 July 2013
Hello Sarix, We make a FSSF configuration double glazed sliding door in an Aluminium Clad composite frame. shoot us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and i will send you…
dakrWhere to find triple track curtain rail in Perth
19 July 2013
Does anyone know where I can get triple track curtain rails? I live in Perth. IKEA has one but is only 55" long. I need at least 2.5 metres. I don't think Bunnings have…
sandyglenn23Flyscreen door company recommendations - NW Sydney area
12 July 2013
Hi all I am looking for a recommendation of a reasonably priced but professional company to quote and install 2 x sliding flyscreen doors for our stacker doors ( we have…
animalPull handle external doors- easy to lock yourself out?
5 July 2013
We have long pull handles as well as a touch pad lock for the whole locking yourself out reason - this way the kids can't accidentally lock us out…