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Terry1
Terry1
21 January 2007

Choosing curtains - too hard!!

Choosing curtains - too hard!!

Hello Benni,I noticed that you have a site on outside fireplaces.I found it very interesting.Outdoor fireplaces and wood fired ovens are very populiar at moment in this…

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Terry1
Jan 21, 2007 7:46 am
bry&cbear
bry&cbear
21 April 2007

Window Furnishings

Window Furnishings

Thanks everyone for their helpful advice. Will let you know how we go as well as if we run across anything not mentioned on this string. B&CB

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bry&cbear
Apr 21, 2007 5:25 pm
Beckaz
Beckaz
30 May 2007

Window Dressings?

Window Dressings?

Hi all. I have roman blinds in most of our rooms but I didn't like the idea of people being able to see in if the blinds were up and I hated the idea of the old school…

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Beckaz
May 30, 2007 10:14 pm
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mattwalker
Jun 19, 2007 12:30 pm
mattwalker
penjay
penjay
12 October 2007

Window Furnishings

Window Furnishings

We spent $10,300 which seemed huge because I think I spent about $1000 on calico ready mades at the last house. That included plantation shutters to 7 windows and 1…

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penjay
Oct 12, 2007 9:21 pm
penjay
mattwalker
mattwalker
17 October 2007

curtain fabric in Melbourne

curtain fabric in Melbourne

You might also want to try Sharons Curtains and Blinds 217 Princess HIGHWAY Dandenong Victoria 3175 Phone 03 9794 9205 These guys has…

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mattwalker
Oct 17, 2007 10:30 pm
mattwalker
FionaL
FionaL
3 February 2008

Panel Glides & Roman Blinds

Panel Glides & Roman Blinds

Good idea! I'll have a look around and see what i can find :)

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FionaL
Feb 03, 2008 9:45 am
Helyn
Helyn
18 February 2008

Choosing curtains and blinds

Choosing curtains and blinds

I take your point about hot/ cold insulation or otherwise of verticals. Our house is only single story so no climbing up to get in, DVA mesh is partly for security and…

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Helyn
Feb 18, 2008 8:34 pm
Helyn
andrew_123
andrew_123
12 March 2008

display homes- their types of blinds

display homes- their types of blinds

thanks for the advice.. it was really helpful

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andrew_123
Mar 12, 2008 5:30 pm
andrew_123
Arc
Arc
20 April 2008

Ventex - anyone?

Ventex - anyone?

I'm interested in the Ventex venetians as well but have not been able to find anyone who has had any experience with them. Interestingly these venetians are made by Mardo…

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Arc
Apr 20, 2008 8:47 pm
donuts
donuts
23 April 2008

curtain or blind?

curtain or blind?

Curtains would be my first choice for bedrooms for the light blockout factor. In living areas light blockout is not so much of an issue, so I guess it comes down to the…

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donuts
Apr 23, 2008 7:21 pm
donuts
VJ
VJ
3 May 2008

Best value curtains - Melbourne ideas

Best value curtains - Melbourne ideas

If you're after curtains (drapes) and not blinds, then I know someone in the West who does very good curtains. Let me know if you're interested and I can pass on to you…

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VJ
May 03, 2008 8:42 pm
VJ
bec
bec
9 May 2008

Window Furnishings - Michelle?

Window Furnishings - Michelle?
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farout could window treatments be more confusing!

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bec
May 09, 2008 9:07 pm
neveragain
neveragain
7 June 2008

Cost of Blinds/Curtains throughout new home

Cost of Blinds/Curtains throughout new home

I too have purchased my blinds from iseek blinds and found them excellent to deal with they will even install them very cheaply, just waiting now to get into our house to get them.

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neveragain
Jun 07, 2008 6:15 pm
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grace_slick
Jun 09, 2008 8:37 pm
grace_slick
Southies
Southies
23 June 2008

Drape / Blind / Curtain Width ?

Drape / Blind / Curtain Width ?

Hello impact, all my curtain books, which I used to make my own curtains many moons ago, are in storage while we're building. So unfortunatley, I can't get to them for…

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Southies
Jun 23, 2008 11:26 pm
Southies
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Michelle
Jul 26, 2008 7:16 pm
Michelle
Yak_Chat
Yak_Chat
18 August 2008

West Facing Blinds Required

West Facing Blinds Required

As per chelle said, but you also need an air gap to effectively let the air in between the external shade ad the window to move around so the transfer of heat through the…

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Yak_Chat
Aug 18, 2008 8:23 pm
Yak_Chat
McKinnon
McKinnon
18 March 2009

Shutters anyone ?

Shutters anyone ?
1, 2

Try shutters.com.au direct to public, no trader.

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McKinnon
Mar 18, 2009 1:50 pm
mattwalker
mattwalker
3 June 2009

BLINDS HELP...

BLINDS HELP...

This has been mentioned before but Kelly at http://www.thecurtainwarehouse.com.au is the person to go to. After i got about 15 quotes she was by…

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mattwalker
Jun 03, 2009 12:14 am
mattwalker
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themax
Dec 28, 2009 5:51 pm
themax
Variegated
Variegated
23 October 2010

Dyeing curtains?

Dyeing curtains?

Unfortunately, it isn't possible to dye something a lighter colour. To get to a neutral colour, it would be necessary to remove the blue first - a process called…

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Variegated
Oct 23, 2010 6:57 pm
Variegated
fruitty
fruitty
24 November 2010

Blinds vs Curtains?

Blinds vs Curtains?

Bunnings no longer sell…

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fruitty
Nov 24, 2010 7:26 pm
fruitty
garden lover
garden lover
11 December 2010

Curtains / Blinds

Curtains / Blinds

Also, you can go to Lincraft or Spotlight and get some of their "ready rolled curtaining". All you have to do is have your window measurements and they will cut to size. …

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garden lover
Dec 11, 2010 6:54 am
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blueblueblue
Dec 29, 2010 7:06 pm
Lees1
Lees1
27 March 2011

Curtain ideas

Curtain ideas

Thanks kerrin62 and 4walls for the advice, two great ideas.

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Lees1
Mar 27, 2011 8:03 pm
dotdot
dotdot
22 June 2011

Curtain makers in Sydney

Curtain makers in Sydney

Hey guys, a bit bias because this is a bit of self-promotion, haha - but we do curtains for anybody in the Hills District (from Castle Hill to Hornsby) since 2003.…

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dotdot
Jun 22, 2011 9:38 pm
Angelblue
Angelblue
16 October 2011

our house - curtains one year later :)

our house - curtains one year later :)
1 ... 6, 7, 8

WOW Rizzo, your house is amazing. Everything is just perfect. You have a great touch! The curtains look fantastic! I'm in the market myself for something just like them.…

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Angelblue
Oct 16, 2011 2:37 am
alice_oro
alice_oro
19 October 2011

Curtains - do the have to be hung in pairs?? Pic added

Curtains - do the have to be hung in pairs?? Pic added

Hi renobliss, would love to see what you decided to go with. Freedom have nice curtains too.

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alice_oro
Oct 19, 2011 12:47 am
alice_oro
alice_oro
alice_oro
19 October 2011

How to measure your curtains???

How to measure your curtains???

If you still need the info, the standards for curtains are as follow: - curtain should be installed 10cm above the architrave (for light and insulation purposes.) the…

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alice_oro
Oct 19, 2011 12:59 am
alice_oro
alice_oro
alice_oro
19 October 2011

Curtain cost estimate

Curtain cost estimate

For what you are after, custom made, I normally guestimate anything from $800 to $1500 per window - about 2.3m wide by 2.13m high.

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alice_oro
Oct 19, 2011 2:13 am
alice_oro
morox
morox
23 October 2011

Custom Made Curtain & Blinds - Rec's needed Melb Outer East

Custom Made Curtain & Blinds - Rec's needed Melb Outer East

I want to start getting a couple of companies out to quote on blinds & curtains at our new build. Can anyone recommend any companies they've had a positive experience…

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morox
Oct 23, 2011 3:32 pm


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