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Double Glazed Windows Perth

Double Glazed Windows Perth, why do you need them? Many consumers have become increasingly concerned about their energy consumption, not only because of their electricity bill, but also because many people are thinking about sustainability. During the summers, especially in Perth, it can be difficult to keep the electricity meter in check while surviving the hot and humid weather. Everyone is dependent on their air conditioner to ensure their homes are cool and cozy. However, many homeowners are not aware […]

Five ways to reduce your household’s energy use

Last updated: 01 February 2018 It’s no secret that the energy market has not been kind to customers over the last decade or so. As the poles and wires networks have been upgraded (and many would say gold-plated), consumers have borne the cost. Electricity prices have risen significantly year on year, to the point where it’s the primary cost-of-living concern for Australians, with no real relief in sight. It doesn’t help that energy retailer marketing and promotional offers are all […]

Double Glazing Cost – All You Need to Know About It

Double Glazing Cost – All You Need to Know About It As a homeowner, you might be worried about increasing energy bills and looking for a way to make it stop. You may have checked your air conditioning vents, turning off lights after use and still not having any luck to lower your energy bills. Maybe you should think about installing double glazed windows and doors for your home? Double glazing consists of two panes of glass with a gas […]

Double Glazing Perth

It is not common to hear the words double glazing Perth in the same sentence and why is this? This is because double glazed windows are a relatively new concept for Perth or Australia in general. To put things into perspective, Deceuninck brought their uPVC profiles to Australia in 2003 whereas in the UK, double glazed windows rose to popularity in the 1970s and have been a core part of the building industry since. A common misconception is that double […]

New Innovations: Perth Triple Glazed Windows

Perth window manufacturers are always looking for innovative ways to make windows more energy efficient.

Energy Saving Tips

With Perth’s electricity prices on the rise, it is now more important than ever to introduce energy saving measures into your home.

What Does SILENCE Do To Your Brain?

Did you know that noise pollution has been found to be a major cause of high blood pressure and heart attacks? It also acts negatively on your overall health. Your stress levels will likely increase if you are exposed to noise.

10 Mistakes People Make During Renovations

Renovations can go so wrong if they are not planned correctly. Here are some of the most common mistakes that are likely to derail you and that you should avoid when renovating your home.

Passive Construction Vs Traditional Double Brick Construction

Passive construction is a relatively modern approach for building houses in Perth where its focus is energy efficiency. The house is built in such a way that it locks out the outside temperature while maintaining the desired temperature inside.

The impact of climate change when building a home

Climate change is the slow change of climatic patterns that occur all over the world. It is characterised by an annual increase of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere as a result of constant use of fossil fuels to generate energy and produce tangible products that surround us. Construction is also a contributor to climate change.

Heat Loss: Double Glazed Vs Single Glazed

Heat loss is a common issue that many Perth homeowners face during winter. Traditionally, homeowners would upgrade their insulation, install carpets or even improve their heating systems to get through the cold winter months.

Benefits of double glazed windows

Benefits of double glazed windows. Insulation glazing, commonly known as double glazing, is the use of two glass or wooden panes to reduce heat and sound/noise transmission. Many buildings tend to lose heat through windows and doors, but by installing double glazed windows, you will have the assurance of being comfortable in your home at all times. Aside from keeping you warmer, reducing your energy bills and keeping noise out; glazed windows have various other benefits as outlined below. Gives […]

History of double glazing

The history of double glazing continued.. Now that you know a bit about the history of windows in general, let’s look into the history of double glazed windows. Historians believe that Scottish families who resided in large Victorian homes invented double glazed windows in an attempt to insulate their homes. They were forced to come up with a solution to keep their houses warm as door and traditional windows were not enough. Double glazing technology was later introduced in the […]

Passive House

Double glazing passive house concept. If you’re unfamiliar with the words ‘Passive House’ then you’re not alone! As a new and unique design concept, Passive Homes are created with the main goals in mind; To minimise the homeowner’s eco-footprint To create a home with high performing energy efficiency Started in Germany, a Passive House is an internationally recognised standard for sustainable construction.  Passive Houses are becoming quickly popular as homeowners are able to enjoy not only consistent and comfortable temperatures […]

Tips on home renovations

How double glazing can help with your home renovations. A number of homeowners spare not even a single dollar when it comes to their home renovation to ensure their new home is perfect. The right choice of windows can easily transform your home from dull and mediocre to the best house on the street. Many home owners don’t believe that there are ways to get the high-end finish you desire without blowing the budget. For your home renovation, installing double […]