Industry Sectors

Aluminium Sector

Aluminium windows are lightweight, strong and easily formed into complex shapes. They are available in anodised and powder coat finishes that are extremely durable and need little maintenance.

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Timber Sector

This section has information on timber windows for our timber window members and consumers.

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Hardware Sector

Hardware includes various devices and mechanisms for the window and door including catches, fasteners and locks, hinges, pivots, lifts and pulls, pulleys and sash weights, sash balances, rollers, pivots, operators, restrictors, handles, closers, skids, latches and stays.

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Fibreglass windows are made of glass-fibre-reinforced polyester or other fibreglass composites. As a result of their strength and low U-value, fibreglass windows offer highly effective thermal performance. Though not widely used in Australia, they are generally considered one of the most thermally efficient frames compared to other traditional materials.

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For many years, the effect of glazing on energy performance, home comfort and safety has been greatly underutilised in Australia. Poorly designed windows and inefficient glass can make your home too hot or too cold increasing demand on artificial heating and air conditioning and making your home unsafe. Many Australian home owners are unaware of the high performance options available.

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Test Laboratories

A list of companies able to test to the requirements of AS2047-1999

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