Windows & Doors
Energy Compliance - NOT
Hmmm... so little interest!!!
The point of what I am saying is that you may have a house that from the outset is non-compliant, and that could be costly in future when…
We are looking at a tilt garage door system with a flush finish (as per photo below).
I am interested to hear from any members who have a tilt garage door…
it's really the wall which is too narrow for your window and the plantation shutters. By being not so deep, an aluminium window may help, or you might even push the new…
We can produce double glazed, high performance fully glazed Dutch doors in a upvc frame. You could opt to have obscure/privacy/frosted glass on one side.
Replacing Hollow core with Solid core
You can use longer screws so it bites into the timber frame rather than just the mdf(?) door jamb.
Also use 3x ball bearing hinges so it will never require maintenance.
Temporarily covering over window
That would be most probably against code, all rooms require a minimum amount of light per sqm of floor.
I don't know if your windows are bigger than code requires, even…
garage door gap need opinion
Dude is the fall towards the drain, if so I'd be some what happy and that's so easy of a fix I'd buy U section 35mil looks right from here and pot rivert or tex screw…
Soundproofing is somehow more complicated than it is thought to be as many factors involve. Glazed (glass) windows and doors are the first to be considered, but any…
You're very welcome Ed.
I told you Ed and I will disagree on uPVC!
In case you're wondering, here are the energy rating for the windows.
Replacing door costs (after handover)
just found out another mistake of mine on the sliding door, its FSF, which is not what i wanted and the house is almost complete and i really want to change it to a…
Glendale _ Window to leisure
I also asked for same but looks like something is not right on this estimate.
Extra description is 05-24 but what they are quoting on is 68.6-30.1 size kind…
I didn't get asked. It I asked them about finger pull out handles for bottom drawers and they made out to be really exy. Anyone else get this priced or profiles?
2100 tall starting at 300 v. 2400 tall on the floor...
Obviously the 2400 tall window will be dearer, but whether that actually pans out in the total cost depends on the…
Laminate or double glazed Windows?
Actually the total thickness of glass makes the biggest difference in noise attenuation. Argon, gap size and laminate are just tweaks. So double glazing is a 2 fold…
Tinting double glazed windows
I would suggest contacting your window supplier to discuss with them and make sure these changes will not impact upon your warranty.
Mar 08, 2017 6:08 pm
Aluminium v timber windows
I went timber to the front of my home to match the front pivot door & frame and balcony stackers (all stained the same) and it was just over $500 per window. I'm hoping…
bricks - boral mocha
roof/gutter/downpipe - woodland grey
fascia,garage,windows - dune
Keep the windows dune or change to black?
We are having a glass brick window/wall behind our bbq in our elfresco area.
We want to mount a rangehood above bbq, so will have to be mounted on glass bricks.
No problem, yes just use silicon. Sorry don't know where to get the edging, try Clark Rubber?
Well if the specification says Boutique tell the builder, in writing, that is what the contract requires them to provide, and they need to cancel the existing order and…
Wanting to use YY windows CHINA
I am in Arizona USA and wanting to use Shanghai YY windows. I can use all the advise I can get. Looking to use here lareg sliding glass patio doors. 32'x10'
It is difficult for the window supplier because the builder is his customer.
But the facts are what they are... they have stuffed up.
Tell them if they don't rectify it,…
The Price You Pay for Windows
Another... "EcoEco price is by far better than the competitors", Ross...
Again happy to show any visitor our quotation
Suppliers of Double Glazing
There would be heaps of suppliers of double glazed units. All the major glass suppliers, plus the major window suppliers.
There is no discernible difference between any,…