What to Look for When Buying Bi-fold Patio Doors

Bi-fold patio doors are a great choice for any home with a large deck or a great view to the outside. Bi-fold doors can be fully opened and stacked against the wall, so there is no frame or hardware in the way of that view, and nothing to block foot traffic when entertaining on the deck or patio.  When you're ready to have bi-fold doors installed in your home, first note some important features to consider and to discuss with a manufacturer or installer.   Read More...

The Benefits of Installing Window Awnings on Your Property

If you have just had new windows installed, you may be considering installing window awnings. Window awnings provide a wide range of features. Below is a guide to some of the benefits of investing in window awnings. Window awnings offer protection from the sun and rain An awning can help to keep your windows in the shade. During the heat of an Australian summer, installing an awning can help to keep your home cool.   Read More...

Ways to Recycle Bi-Fold Window Doors During Remodeling

When you are working on a home remodeling, one of the items you may end up with are bi-fold window doors. Though your first instinct may be to toss them in the skip bin or donate them to a local home building charity, there are some ways you can use them yourself. In fact, you may be surprised how versatile the bi-fold window doors can be in your home, especially if you want a rustic look.   Read More...

How Do Aluminium Windows Compare With PVC Windows?

You need to gather as much information as possible about different window types so that you can choose what material is the best for your needs. This article compares two common types of windows (aluminium windows and PVC windows). Use this information to make an informed decision regarding the suitability of any of these types of windows for your needs. Appearance PVC windows tend to have large frames. That large profile may affect the aesthetic appeal of the windows.   Read More...

Replacing Your Window Frames

When it's time to replace your windows there are so many different types of frame, glaze and glass to choose from that it can be confusing and frustrating. Each has its own unique property and purpose, and so it's up to you to establish what you want and how much you can invest in it. Here is a simple breakdown of some of the different frame options that are available to help you to choose something suitable for your needs.   Read More...