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mynameisjonas
mynameisjonas
30 October

budget for plantation shutters?

budget for plantation shutters?

They are 100% worth the price. great insulation, amazing look both inside and out. So worth it.

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mynameisjonas
Oct 30, 2018 10:44 am
Priyasuresh11
Priyasuresh11
5 October

Roller shutter recommendations

Roller shutter recommendations

Hi, I am looking recommendations for roller shutter(electrical) to install in my home. Please help. Looking for stores in Sydney. Thanks

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Priyasuresh11
Oct 05, 2018 9:40 pm
Priyasuresh11
arcadelt
arcadelt
10 August

Window compliance? Are these rules/guidelines

Window compliance? Are these rules/guidelines

Looks like shading is factored into the calculations, but not mandated in NSW.

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arcadelt
Aug 10, 2018 10:33 am

Industry Standard on Installation of Windows and Doors Australia Source: AWA…

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AnnaGEM
Jul 27, 2018 11:24 am
AnnaGEM

uPVC or commonly known as vinyl windows and doors are newcomers to Australian market. These sturdy windows and door frames has been popular in America and Europe for a…

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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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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
ECOECO
ECOECO
3 July

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
ECOECO
ECOECO
29 April

What's wrong with my windows...?????

What's wrong with my windows...?????
1, 2

Take a photograph of the window and give some more detail... I will help if I can.

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ECOECO
Apr 29, 2018 3:50 pm
ECOECO
Gaudi
Gaudi
22 April

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

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

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

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
arcadelt
arcadelt
27 February

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
arcadelt
arcadelt
25 February

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
Cazthebuilder
Cazthebuilder
5 December 2017

Window installer recommendations

Window installer recommendations

Building in north west Sydney and have a quote for windows supply only. Can anyone recommend an installer please?

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Cazthebuilder
Dec 05, 2017 4:45 pm
dastrix
dastrix
28 November 2017

Aluminium bifold screwed or bolted...

Aluminium bifold screwed or bolted...

To a steel universal beam with top and bottom timber plates? They are 4.5m wide and 2.45m high and are double glazed so very heavy with commercial frames. Length of…

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dastrix
Nov 28, 2017 8:09 am
Windowfactory
Windowfactory
21 November 2017

Alternatives to double stacker doors

Alternatives to double stacker doors

We can produce up to 7.5m stacker door, here in Sydney. All our products are upvc framed and double or triple glazed. We do not offer single glazing anymore. Our…

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Windowfactory
Nov 21, 2017 1:07 pm
mel.mak
mel.mak
20 October 2017

Hume Doors Grey Tint Glass

Hume Doors Grey Tint Glass

Has anyone got the grey tint glass on their front doors from hume doors How much can you see inside the house? Pics would be great

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mel.mak
Oct 20, 2017 12:38 pm
arcadelt
arcadelt
12 October 2017

Do I need council approval?

Do I need council approval?

I doubt it, but the window/door company doing the installation could be helpful in determining that.

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arcadelt
Oct 12, 2017 7:24 am
arcadelt
arcadelt
18 August 2017

Re-staining front door

Re-staining front door

Very little if you did it yourself.

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arcadelt
Aug 18, 2017 10:29 pm
DeeGee
DeeGee
26 July 2017

Help Curtains and Shutters

Help Curtains and Shutters

Hello all, I am looking to install custom made blinds and plantation shutters at the house we are building at Greenway in Colebee. Can anyone give me some advice on good…

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DeeGee
Jul 26, 2017 10:52 am
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HeathFr
Jul 06, 2017 10:09 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
7 June 2017

Double glazed windows - Uw values

Double glazed windows - Uw values

Uw Values Taking an Awning window as standard with clear glass, the Uw values are as…

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ECOECO
Jun 07, 2017 3:03 pm
ECOECO
Joker
Joker
26 May 2017

Floor to ceiling doors (into rooms, and cupboards

Floor to ceiling doors (into rooms, and cupboards

It's the same amount of cutting, just different measurements so bigger doors fit in, only extra expense is doors, but do agree it looks classier. Sent from my Redmi 4…

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Joker
May 26, 2017 3:17 pm

Timber frame double glazing questions

Timber frame double glazing questions

Whilst I can't help with exact details (as we are going through a volume builder and didn't have a choice) I can say that it has cost approx $10,000 to double glaze our…

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Waldorf_Grange_Build
May 22, 2017 7:01 am
Waldorf_Grange_Build

If you want big picture windows, especially in the Southern Highlands where it can get cold, you'll want double or triple glazing, and if the frames are aluminium, they…

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arcadelt
May 18, 2017 10:52 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
28 April 2017

Window Tinting to reduce heat loss - ANY GOOD ??!!

Window Tinting to reduce heat loss - ANY GOOD ??!!

It honestly will have no efefct, some will say that the low-E films will help... they might, but you won't notice it. Double glazing is your only alternative, secondary…

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ECOECO
Apr 28, 2017 12:56 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
26 April 2017

Comfort Plus Glass & The Cleaning Of

Comfort Plus Glass & The Cleaning Of

Do not accept that... not fit for purpose.

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ECOECO
Apr 26, 2017 2:24 pm
ECOECO
CD12JD
CD12JD
31 March 2017

VELUX roof window

VELUX roof window

Hi im looking for someone who can install a velux roof window or something similar in Denham Court.... We have recently built and because of the small blocks and double…

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CD12JD
Mar 31, 2017 9:44 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
20 March 2017

Double glazed windows.

Double glazed windows.

Hi This is lean from ZD Aluminum, Chinese Aluminum Profile Supplier,With good quality and good price , May i know are you in need of Aluminum Profile for window and…

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ECOECO
Mar 20, 2017 3:13 pm
ECOECO
Mikeann
Mikeann
14 February 2017

Replacing Internal Doors

Replacing Internal Doors

I'm looking at getting two internal doors replaced as they are damaged. They are timber veneer hollow core doors, 720mm and 770mm wide. What I'm after is someone that…

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Mikeann
Feb 14, 2017 12:02 pm
ausdesign
ausdesign
14 February 2017

Pivot door after handover?

Pivot door after handover?

The opening will most likely have a lintel over it supporting roof loads. If you keep the same overall width as the existing frame (or smaller) then there shouldn't be any issue.

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ausdesign
Feb 14, 2017 9:39 am
ausdesign
manofaus
manofaus
22 January 2017

Magnum 613 windows

Magnum 613 windows

Has anyone used these style of windows in their house and have any issues? Did you happen to find a the cheapest supplier? I l

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manofaus
Jan 22, 2017 11:15 pm
manofaus
AJW
AJW
17 January 2017

Plantation Shutters and .... flyscreen?

Plantation Shutters and .... flyscreen?

Don't see why there would be any difference. The shutters either normally sit inside the frame or around the frame. And regardless of window type should not interfere with…

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AJW
Jan 17, 2017 12:44 am
Wendylovespets
Wendylovespets
14 January 2017

Tall awning windows -3 questions

Tall awning windows -3 questions

Would love to see the finished product! Sounds super.

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Wendylovespets
Jan 14, 2017 11:56 am
Nico
Nico
21 December 2016

Media room door doesn't fit

Media room door doesn't fit

Most door places like home doors will do custom sizes for a bit extra

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Nico
Dec 21, 2016 12:35 pm
Nico
JackT
JackT
6 December 2016

Looking for a Wideline awning window..

Looking for a Wideline awning window..

hi Rochelle, Yes, these windows are custom made. You can see them in the fourth photo on this page of Wideline's…

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JackT
Dec 06, 2016 3:51 pm
JackT
anonymous-
anonymous-
20 November 2016

Knotwood Garage Colours

Knotwood Garage Colours

Hi all, I'm going through the External Colour selection phase of my home build and I'm finding it a bit confusing to choose the garage door colour. My builder uses b&d…

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anonymous-
Nov 20, 2016 12:52 am

Hi I'm currently planning a renovation for the bathroom and I'm looking to replace a glass brick window with one that opens at the top. So does anyone know of a…

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Booo
Nov 01, 2016 3:35 pm
IncredibleBulk
IncredibleBulk
21 October 2016

Window and sliding door replacement - Supplying own glass

Window and sliding door replacement - Supplying own glass

So I managed to finally convince someone to quote.... 5k to replace the sliding doors and two large windows. 3.7k without the glass I've discussed with some connections I…

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IncredibleBulk
Oct 21, 2016 10:26 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
30 August 2016

Price of Windows and Doors

Price of Windows and Doors

does seem silly... aws is an expensive supplier...

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ECOECO
Aug 30, 2016 3:01 pm
ECOECO
deejay08
deejay08
12 July 2016

Double glazing as an upgrade

Double glazing as an upgrade

Omg! I paid $8600 for 4mm with 6mm argon gap and 4mm is plain toughened glass awning Windows with apparently qlon acoustic seals. U value 4.1 and shgco 0.50 I wanted the…

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deejay08
Jul 12, 2016 9:50 pm
sunxiaoxuan23926
sunxiaoxuan23926
3 July 2016

Cost of corner stacker door

Cost of corner stacker door

It's very closely . We originally have sliding door on one side and a large window in the rumpus . I wanted to convert the window and sliding doors to a corner bifold…

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sunxiaoxuan23926
Jul 03, 2016 1:28 am

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