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EmmaK8
EmmaK8
8 April

A&L awning windows with very restricted opening

A&L awning windows with very restricted opening

Great news! This is exactly what we were hoping for. Thank you!!!

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EmmaK8
Apr 08, 2019 9:15 pm
EmmaK8
arcadelt
arcadelt
24 March

what height windows and doors for a 3 meter ceiling?

what height windows and doors for a 3 meter ceiling?

Everyone always posts the floor plan. Do you have elevation schematics that will give us a better idea of what the designer is proposing?

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arcadelt
Mar 24, 2019 3:20 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
20 March

Energy Compliance - NOT

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…

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ECOECO
Mar 20, 2019 11:27 am
ECOECO
meowys
meowys
12 March

Tilt door (garage)

Tilt door (garage)

Hi All, 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…

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meowys
Mar 12, 2019 12:12 pm
justme15
justme15
6 March

Energy Report re: Glazing section

Energy Report re: Glazing section

Thanks heaps EcoEco and Alex. Hopefully I can come and check out your goods ECOECO. But it all depends on whether I can build :)

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justme15
Mar 06, 2019 1:52 pm
Noobie2019
Noobie2019
5 February

My double glazed windows fro China

My double glazed windows fro China
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Hey all, I am un Sydney and looking for someone to guide me to the relevant showrooms or contacts. Have about 20 windows in Sydney.

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Noobie2019
Feb 05, 2019 5:38 am
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ECOECO
Feb 01, 2019 9:48 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
2 November 2018

Replacement windows

Replacement windows

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…

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ECOECO
Nov 02, 2018 12:33 pm
ECOECO
bashworth
bashworth
20 September 2018

dual climate window films

dual climate window films

Can't remember the name but it was the most reflective film that TintACar sold.

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bashworth
Sep 20, 2018 3:23 pm
bashworth
JB1
JB1
15 August 2018

The price of energy efficiency in windows...

The price of energy efficiency in windows...

Not really sure as it wasn't individually priced, I purchased a house lot. But it was cheap for what they are.

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JB1
Aug 15, 2018 10:31 pm
melbmum
melbmum
6 August 2018

Any Questions on Windows and Doors, incl. Energy & Acoustics

Any Questions on Windows and Doors, incl. Energy & Acoustics

Hi Ed, Thank you so much for the quick reply - yes I did think it was extremely expensive! Wow that is a big price difference. I agree with the design tips as well -…

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melbmum
Aug 06, 2018 4:43 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
31 July 2018

Aluminium spacer in double glazed windows

Aluminium spacer in double glazed windows
1, 2

This is a thermally broken window...

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ECOECO
Jul 31, 2018 5:04 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
25 May 2018

New Construction - Double Glazing 70sqm variation cost 28k??

New Construction - Double Glazing 70sqm variation cost 28k??
1, 2

Hi Kurshid I assume all the heads of windows and doors are aligned, so they will all be set at 2400 from the floor. The cost would be proportional as you are not asking…

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ECOECO
May 25, 2018 11:08 am
ECOECO
Dani_J
Dani_J
12 March 2018

Block out films

Block out films

Thanks Drew. Will definitely check him out :)

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Dani_J
Mar 12, 2018 8:00 pm
Windowfactory
Windowfactory
21 November 2017

Dutch Doors

Dutch Doors

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.

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Windowfactory
Nov 21, 2017 12:12 pm
JB1
JB1
7 November 2017

Replacing Hollow core with Solid core

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.

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JB1
Nov 07, 2017 10:01 pm
Carpentacular
Carpentacular
29 October 2017

Temporarily covering over window

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…

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Carpentacular
Oct 29, 2017 8:30 pm
Carpentacular
Carpentacular
28 October 2017

garage door gap need opinion

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…

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Carpentacular
Oct 28, 2017 1:59 pm
clark.grangejoinery
clark.grangejoinery
19 October 2017

Soundproof windows

Soundproof windows

Hi, 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…

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clark.grangejoinery
Oct 19, 2017 8:22 pm
JB1
JB1
2 September 2017

EcoEco Windows

EcoEco Windows

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.

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JB1
Sep 02, 2017 5:46 pm
annielee
annielee
19 August 2017

Replacing door costs (after handover)

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…

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annielee
Aug 19, 2017 5:16 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
18 August 2017

Thermally Broken Windows - You don't need them!!!

Thermally Broken Windows - You don't need them!!!
1, 2

I used to supply PVC... drop in and ask me why I don't do that now.

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ECOECO
Aug 18, 2017 4:02 pm
ECOECO
sabrelli
sabrelli
10 July 2017

Polytec Bevel Edge doors - Does it cost more?

Polytec Bevel Edge doors - Does it cost more?

i went with polytec bevel edge with both drawers n cupboards..18 in total..price was quite reasonable ..all up $800

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sabrelli
Jul 10, 2017 12:39 am
santosh22us
santosh22us
9 July 2017

Glendale _ Window to leisure

Glendale _ Window to leisure

Hi There, 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…

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santosh22us
Jul 09, 2017 10:16 pm
bvillemot
bvillemot
7 July 2017

Arden homes

Arden homes

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?

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bvillemot
Jul 07, 2017 7:06 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
6 July 2017

energy rating for windows

energy rating for windows

Bespoke windows are permitted. Just make sure you follow AS1288 for glass.

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ECOECO
Jul 06, 2017 1:12 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
22 June 2017

Replace Timber Windows - Heritage overlay

Replace Timber Windows - Heritage overlay

Talk to the council as these windows can be repleced with aluminium which will look at least as good, and nobody would know they are aluminium unless they tapped…

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ECOECO
Jun 22, 2017 9:59 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
19 June 2017

Questions...

Questions...

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…

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ECOECO
Jun 19, 2017 10:18 am
ECOECO
janjanboy24
janjanboy24
19 May 2017

1930's House - What to do with Windows (Noise and thermal)

1930's House - What to do with Windows (Noise and thermal)

We have double glazed window and its good for noise and heat reduction

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janjanboy24
May 19, 2017 10:48 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
26 April 2017

Questions about windows and doors

Questions about windows and doors

Dear Sir Glad to learn you're on the market of…

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ECOECO
Apr 26, 2017 1:12 pm
ECOECO
aloenyx
aloenyx
24 April 2017

awning vs sliding window price difference?

awning vs sliding window price difference?

Was 2 8k to upgrade to awning and double glazed windows for me..about 10 windows total. Laundry door change from normal to sliding was free. Maybe ask for breakdown?

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aloenyx
Apr 24, 2017 4:00 pm
aloenyx
ECOECO
ECOECO
20 March 2017

Laminate or double glazed Windows?

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…

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ECOECO
Mar 20, 2017 2:20 pm
ECOECO
Gaudi
Gaudi
8 March 2017

Tinting double glazed windows

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. Thanks…

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Gaudi
Mar 08, 2017 6:08 pm
jasonwg
jasonwg
22 February 2017

Aluminium v timber windows

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…

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jasonwg
Feb 22, 2017 5:07 pm
jasonwg
nathaniel.
nathaniel.
25 January 2017

Dune windows?

Dune windows?

bricks - boral mocha roof/gutter/downpipe - woodland grey fascia,garage,windows - dune Keep the windows dune or change to black?

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nathaniel.
Jan 25, 2017 1:10 pm
beachsideliving
beachsideliving
24 January 2017

Glass bricks/rangehood

Glass bricks/rangehood

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. Any ideas…

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beachsideliving
Jan 24, 2017 11:49 am
siouxsam
siouxsam
8 December 2016

Inner pane of double glazing unit randomly shatters

Inner pane of double glazing unit randomly shatters

It is worth checking with Burbank 1. quality or workmanship issue? 2. Any applicable warranty for window frames? 3. Check if home insurance covers

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siouxsam
Dec 08, 2016 10:00 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
5 October 2016

Replacing glass

Replacing glass

No problem, yes just use silicon. Sorry don't know where to get the edging, try Clark Rubber? Ed

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ECOECO
Oct 05, 2016 10:57 am
ECOECO
bashworth
bashworth
26 September 2016

PLEASE HELP!!!

PLEASE HELP!!!

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…

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bashworth
Sep 26, 2016 7:40 pm
bashworth
marisa@artilux
marisa@artilux
22 September 2016

A&L Boutique Sliding Doors - security doors?

A&L Boutique Sliding Doors - security doors?

Hi, sorry to bother you but just wondering how you went with this. I use these guys for my doors http://www.godoors.com.au they can do custom ones. I guess you could try…

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marisa@artilux
Sep 22, 2016 1:27 pm
Paulconstruction
Paulconstruction
18 September 2016

Wanting to use YY windows CHINA

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'

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Paulconstruction
Sep 18, 2016 6:41 am
Robert_Bruce
Robert_Bruce
16 September 2016

Old Dowell windows plastic snap in beading

Old Dowell windows plastic snap in beading

Just commenting - the fix is still working well - no more rattling windows & no water ingress.

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Robert_Bruce
Sep 16, 2016 6:52 am
chippy
chippy
12 September 2016

Gap under front door

Gap under front door

Door stripping are available at the market.

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chippy
Sep 12, 2016 11:07 pm
chippy
ECOECO
ECOECO
8 September 2016

window flashings

window flashings

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,…

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ECOECO
Sep 08, 2016 10:21 am
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
30 August 2016

The Price You Pay for Windows

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

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ECOECO
Aug 30, 2016 2:05 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
17 August 2016

Suppliers of Double Glazing

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,…

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ECOECO
Aug 17, 2016 5:12 pm
ECOECO
ECOECO
ECOECO
13 August 2016

Using old leadlight and 'colonial' windows in new build.

Using old leadlight and 'colonial' windows in new build.

The decision whether windows can be reused depends upon the standards as you say... but these are not as straightforward as it would appear.. AS1288 is easy enough, the…

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ECOECO
Aug 13, 2016 1:54 pm
ECOECO

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