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        Side Hinged Window  
             
        K=1.80 W(M2.K) Thermal  
        Rw = 44dB Sound Insulation Rating  
        qo = 0.76M3/h.m Air Infiltration  
        ΔP=300Pa Water Penetration  
        Positive= 3.5kPa Ultimate Strength  
        Negative= 3.5kPa Wind Presure  
     
     
 
 
 

Double glazed windows and doors range of open-out Casement Windows not only provides increased insulation, security and unbeatable performance, but also carries with it a lasting elegance of a classic design. This type of double glazed window is characterised by efficient weather and waterproofing when closed; and when open, the advantage of having an entire area open to air flow, catching the breeze easily.

Side Hinged Windows are uncomplicated and cost-efficient, and when combined with our double glazed units, and offer exceptional improvements in performance when compared against ordinary aluminium or wooden windows. The Side Hinged Double Glazed Window is just as popular with customers renovating as it is with those who are building a new home. Just like Casements, Side Hinged Double Glazed windows are particularly suited to architectural designs incorporating Mediterranean revival, English Tudor or Contemporary elements.

 
           
         
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Star Rating for double glazed side hinged windows

       
  32mm Double Glazed sealed units.
  Aluminium reinforcement.
  Corrosion resistance hardware.
  Joints are all fully welded.
  Key operated push button handles.
  Friction Stays with steel backs to prevent forcible entry.
  Night vent facility fitted with a window.
  Sash weight up to 110kg.
  Twin-cam Security Lock up to 8 locking points.
  High Impact white PVCu multi-chambered frames.
  Double weather seals to eliminate draughts completely.
     
       
       
     
 

Casement and Side Hinged windows are the earliest type of window recorded, so it isn't surprising they remain a favourite choice for residential and commercial applications. Since these windows are hinged at the side, they open along their entire length, which is important for an indoor/outdoor space connection. Consider the size and placement of Side Hinged Double Glazed Windows and combine with Fixed Double Glazed panels to maximise effect.

Side Hinged windows are sought after in the kitchen above the sink, because they are easy to reach and open, the fact that they open out and provide considerable ventilation are added advantages that explain their popularity. The Side Hinged Double Glazed window is both a versatile and a heavy-duty option designed to be easy even in the most demanding Australian environments. However, since the Side Hinged Double Glazed Window opens out, it is important to consider any obstruction on the exterior of the building, such as trees, rubbish bins or a fence in the planning stage.

 
     
         
 

IGU for double glazed side hinged windows

 
         
 

Double Glazed Units or IGU are the intelligent choice for consumers who appreciate performance and quality, and are supplied based on thermal or acoustic requirements.
We use 32mm insulated sealed units made locally and fulfilling all the requirements of Australian Standards for glass and glazing. Glazing options include Float, Laminated, Toughened, Low-e, Tinted and Obscure glass.
The air space between the glass layers may be filled with air or an inert gas, such as argon or krypton which improves thermal and acoustic performance and reduces greenhouse gas emissions by saving energy!

   
         
 

There are many benefits to utilizing double glazing in your home, and apart from substantial improvement in thermal and acoustic comfort our customers report a reduction in energy costs, elimination of condensation, a considerable decline in fading of furniture and artwork and improvement in visual attractiveness and increase in the resale value of your home. In addition, for clients with older homes that retained original features, the existing glass may not meet the current Australian standards and may even be deemed unsafe. This is especially true of doors & bathroom windows, where safety glass and obscure glass, respectively, is not only desirable but mandatory! Take this opportunity to upgrade the windows and doors in your home and enjoy the benefits now and in the future!    [ IGU for double glazed side hinged windows. . . . ]

 
         
         
         
 

Hardware for double glazed side hinged windows

 
 

Twin-cam Security Lock (TSL)

 
  Twin-cam Security Lock (TSL). Up to eight locking points with adjustable twin-cams offer even greater security against burglary. The unique gear mechanism operates the reverse-action twin cams. All cams engage in behind individual recesses on both sides of the striker; in both the locking and night-vent position.
Attempts to force a cam out of its locked position only drive the other cam deeper into its recess. The "Twin-cam Security Lock" stands for high security and effective resistance against lateral forces as well as easy operation.
 
       
 

The Espagnolette Handle

 
  The MK3 espagnolette handles are ideal for use with outward opening double glazed window systems, including TSL. Operation of the handle is achieved by simply pushing the button and opening to a holding position. The handle will automatically re-locate to a locked position upon closure. The key supplied will provide a deadlock to the cylinder.  
       
 

Friction Stays

 
  Awning and casement Double Glazed windows are using stainless steel friction stays and locking or non-locking handles which are available in a variety of finishes.


 
         
         
         
       
 

Operational Guarantee for double glazed side hinged windows

 
 

Operational tests are carried out on the handles on the side hinged windows itself. This means that, not just the function, but also the durability of the attachment between hardware and window is tested thoroughly. They are given the equivalent of 50 operational cycles a day over a period of 10 years.

Neither the side hinged windows handle itself, or any part of it, must become loose during the course of the test. This ensures the components Double Glazed Windows and Doors use perform consistenly well, so that our customers enjoy a trouble free use of their windows!

 
       
       
       
       
 

Material double glazed side hinged windows

 
 

Upvc Profile

 
  The profile we use for Double Glazed Windows and Doors is premium worldwide brand REHAU, founded in Germany, which specilises in polymer-based innovations and systems in medical applications, construction, automotive and industry. As a leading supplier of polymer-based solutions to construction, REHAU addresses sustainable design priorities by engineering products that enhance comfort and convenience, reduce energy costs, create healthy and safe environments, and conserve finite resources. REHAU's products and systems for double glazed windows and doors, heating and plumbing, fire protection and pipe markets complement each other in integrated high-performance solutions. Stylish and attractive, elegant and practical - every carefully thought-through facet of our range has been designed with appearance in mind.    [ more . . . . ]  
       
 

Aluminium Reinforcement

 
  Double glazed windows and doors reinforced with aluminum sections and sealed within the profile central cavity. Multi-chambered profile design to allow larger reinforcement for high wind load application in high rize buildings. A fully welded windows and doors system is used for increased strengh and water tightness.    [ more . . . . ]  
       
       
       
       
 

Dimensions of double glazed side hinged windows

 
 

Maximum size in double glazed side hinged windows

 
  The maximum width of double glazed window is 900mm and the maximum height is 1600mm. The sash weight capacity is 40 kg, while the total square meters should not exceed 1.2m². The size guide is subject to instructions given by fitting suppliers, maximum sizes are based on a wind pressure of 2400Pa at a maximum elevation of 10 meters. For fixed lights, the maximum profile length is 3000mm, while the total square meters should not exceed 6.0m².    [ more . . . . ]  
       
             
 

Benefits of double glazed side hinged windows

 
     
 

Thermal Insulation in double glazed side hinged windows

Corrosion resistance in double glazed side hinged windows

  Protect yourself from the extremes of heat and cold with advanced thermal insulation resulting in exceptional energy and money savings.    [ more . . . . ]   Our Double Glazed windows and Doors are extremely resilient and will never rot, corrode, discolour or warp even in coastal or industrial areas.    [ more . . . . ]  
             
 

Sound Insulation in double glazed side hinged windows

UV resistance in double glazed side hinged windows

  Transform your lifestyle and take advantage of renowned german engineering with noise reduction benefits of 33-45 decibels.    [ more . . . . ]   Double glazed window and doors have full UV protection whereas standard aluminum and wooden windows are at risk of severe damage by the sun.   [ more . . . . ]  
             
 

Weather seal in double glazed side hinged windows

Fire Resistant in double glazed side hinged windows

  Prevent rainwater penetration and draught infiltration even in the most severe climatic conditions.    [ more . . . . ]   Independent lab testing determined our double glazed windows and doors to decrease flammablity through selfextinguishing and noncombustible qualities.    [ more . . . . ]  
             
             
             
     
 

Fixed Window

 

Continuity, refinement and reflection of light will bring out the many benefits by the use of our Double Glazed Fixed Panels. They are cost efficient and offer the ultimum level of high performance in acoustic and noise insulation, since they are non-openable. Our approach deals with important aspects of architecture - the cultural and the natural environment. Combine together with other window and door types to allow the play of light and shadow in your home, or for breathtaking surrounding view, and improve the energy efficiency, sound insulation and comfort qualities in your home. Fixed panels have universal appeal and can be used in any style of home! They are environmentally friendly since they are recyclable and contribute to reduction in carbon emissions.   Additional information on double glazed fixed window can be found at this location

 
     
 

Casement Window

 

Casement windows are an excellent choice for consumers concerned with acoustic, thermal and safety performance. The difference is obvious at a glance - the frame and sash look sturdy and substantial when compared to ordinary aluminium and wooden windows. You can have a beautifull home, but if you install inexpensive windows, the strucure of the home can feel cheaply built.   A complete guide for double glazed casement window can be found here

 
     
 

Tilt & Turn Window

 

Every day we face tough new challenges and innovate according to our clients' needs and desires, leaving a lasting impression on everyone with our Double Glazed Windows. The most versatile and flexible window that retains its popularity through the changing trends in architecture and interior design is the Double Glazed Tilt & Turn window, which adapts to the users intention to ventilate, clean or insulate through unique hardware and security features. As well as the possibility of opening inwards or outwards, by turning the handle, clients will have the option to tilt the window inside slightly and ventilate or clean the window easily. And of course, for extraordinary performance in acoustic and thermal insulation for full control of the environment inside your home, you will be close it shut and lock it indefinitely for extra security.   A complete guide for double glazed tilt & turn window can be found here

 
     
 

Awning Window

 

Double Glazed Awning Windows allow the window sash to swing outward rather than inward or up and down, so they can be located in may places around the home and easily arranged next to other window types. The awning window is the ideal window type for homes in the temperate climate zone, or homes that are positioned to take advantage of natural ventilation or breeze. Double Glazed Awning windows are made with compression and weather seal and provide higher air-tightness, energy-efficiency and acoustic insulation than other window types such as sliding and double-hung windows. Double Glazed Awning windows have a variety of applications due to their versatility and durability, and are particularly attractive option for contemporary homes because our Awning windows are manufactured locally to an indisputably imposing standard, impressing even the most discerning clientele.   A complete guide for double glazed awning window can be found here

 
     
 

Sliding Window

 

Our Double Glazed Windows are more than just apertures for light and ventilation - they can be a major spectacle offering a connection to heaven and earth. Functional, intelligent and convenient are the defining characteristics of our Double Glazed Sliding Windows. All our windows are quipped with high quality hardware for effortless opening and closing enhance all these aspects. We combine efficient technology for Double Glazed Sliding Windows with sophisticated design creating that indispensable convenience for your home. Popular with contemporary homes, our Sliding system offers additional benefit of saving space and when used with mirrored glass, can even serve as a room divider for guest privacy.   To obtain additional information on double glazed sliding window

 
     
 

Stacker Window

 

Self sufficient and allowing for maximum natural ventilation, Double Glazed Stacker Windows slide and fold effortlessly demonstrating the refined taste of an intelligent consumer. Double Glazed Stacker Windows can create a vast amount of space along with an inviting contemporary character, and re-create a glass wall effect because they are not constrained to the same limitations of casement, awning and tilt & turn windows where the openings are restricted. The Double Glazed Stacker Window has two or more (upto six) panels, with one panel sliding past another, and all of the panels resting or being 'stacked' on one or two sides. They are a great alternative to Bifold Double Glazed Windows, when the client prefers the sliding style over the Bifold, or when space is at a premium, since with Stacker or Sliding Double Glazed Windows you need not worry about furniture placement or possible exterior obstacles. These windows feature ease of operation and maintenance, and a universally appealing design that will complement any modern home.   Extra information about double glazed stacker window can be found here

 
     
 

Bifold Window

 

Combining the mastery of old world craftsmanship and progressive German engineering technologies, we create the most sophisticated upvc windows for the intelligent consumer who has the capacity to discern between a cheap imitation which creates disappointment, and our exceptional double glazed windows which will please and delight for years to come. Specified by architects as attributes of buildings, bifold windows bring out qualities of creativity, intelligence and magnificence that are easy to recognize but difficult to quantify or replicate by an inferior product. By making choices one transfers to the material assemblage of a building those attributes which really belong to one's personality. It is inevitable that qualities that feature in the buildings' owners' characters are read into architecture. What do your windows say about you?   Get the answers on your questions on double glazed bifold window on this page

 
     
 

Bay Window

 

Nothing can maximise cross ventilation without crating a draft like Bay Windows. They are more than just a period feature - when strategically placed they can replace air conditioning and provide a lovely feature for your home. They also make the room feel more spacious and appear larger, so they have been known to increase the value of a property. Typically, the bay windows are very large, even covering almost the entire distance from floor to ceiling. The effect of prolific natural light and stunning outdoor views from any angle in the room can be filtered or softened with window treatments.   Get all the facts on double glazed bay window

 
     
 

Shape Window

 

All of your senses work to appreciate a building and its components and this involves time and space: thermal and acoustic and tactile sensations, as well as memories and associations. Uniquely designed windows can even bring about a whole repertoire of past experiences and future hopes, based on your emotions and tastes. Through compellingly perceptive rethinking of the configurations of members, joints and welding processes, we are able to manufacture almost any shape and size, only limited by your imagination! Ultimately, shape windows are a symbol of your creativity and individuality.   Extra information about double glazed shape window can be found here

 
     
 

Casement Door

 

The Casement Double Glazed Door is essentially a single panel double glazed hinged door that has one panel swinging in or out. This style is our best performing Double Glazed Door against wind, rain, fire, and even snow, the casement style is energy efficient and practical, which will have an instant impact on your home. This product is suitable for both internal and external uses and is also available for specialised commercial and architectural applications.   Greater detail on double glazed casement door can be found here

 
     
 

French Door

 

Make a grand entrance to your outdoor living area and impress your family and friends with our traditional and carefully crafted Double Glazed French Doors that add charm and elegance to any home! Double Glazed French Doors open and close like conventional doors, and with an outswing design can save interior space, where it is limited. Combine with a wheelchair accessible threshold, a sidelight/ fixed panel or colonial bars that add the classic look of divided light, and Double Glazed French Doors will become a stunning feature of your home!   Supplementary advice on double glazed french door

 
     
 

Sliding Door

 

for a natural and continuous entry into the outdoor entertaining area, which defines any modern home, choose Window Factory Double Glazed Sliding Doors. Functional, intelligent and convenient are the defining characteristics of our Double Glazed Sliding Doors. All our doors are quipped with high quality hardware for effortless opening and closing enhance all these aspects. We combine efficient technology for Double Glazed Sliding Doors with sophisticated design creating that indispensable convenience for your home. Popular with contemporary homes, our Sliding system offers additional benefit of saving space and when used with mirrored glass, can even serve as a room divider for guest privacy.   Extra information about double glazed sliding door can be found here

 
     
 

Stacker Door

 

The Double Glazed Stacker Door has two or more (upto 6) panels, with one panel sliding past another, and all of the panels resting or being 'stacked' on one or two sides. They are a great alternative to Bifold Double Glazed Doors, when the client prefers the sliding style over the Bifold, or when space is at a premium, since with Stacker or Sliding Double Glazed Doors you need not worry about furniture placement or possible exterior obstacles. These doors feature ease of operation and maintenance, a universally appealing design that will complement any modern home.   For more information double glazed stacker door

 
     
 

Tilt & Turn Door

 

When design and utility are a priority, our cutting edge technology is sure to impress! For exceptional thermal and acoustic performance coupled with trouble free maintenance and ingenious design, this Door will exceed your expectations. The inward swinging Tilt and Turn Double Glazed Door, operates in the same way as the Tilt and Turn Double Glezed Window, and is built with the same care and precision that any window and door deserves. Special high quality hardware allow a single handle to operate all three functions: multiple security locking points for safety when locked, special hinges allowing the window to tilt inside for gentle air flow, and of course, the fully opening 'turn' function for maximum air flow and ventilation.   Get all the facts on double glazed tilt & turn door

 
     
 

Tilt & Slide Door

 

Our Double Glazed Doors are more than just apertures for light and ventilation - they can be a major spectacle offering a connection to heaven and earth. With the right advice about placement and size, our Double Glazed Tilt and Slide Doors can improve comfort, utilize daylight and natural ventilation for improvement in overall health and well being. Window Factory Tilt and Slide Doors are the most innovative and attractive deck/ garden or balcony doors available. Not only do they boast the tilt option of other popular styles, but the Tilt and Slide Doors were also designed to maintain our reputation for high performance.   Greater detail on double glazed tilt & slide door can be found here

 
     
 

Composite Door

 

The Composite Door is gaining in popularity with great speed for clients wanting noise insulation, strength, durability and security. All our Composite Doors contain a solid interior, which is made with reinforced materials, allowing our clients to gain increased security over even a solid wooden door, and will no doubt keep the insurance provider pleased. Composite doors are extremely strong, so they don't buckle, dent or warp, because they are designed to look better and provide more security for a longer period, than wooden or glass alternatives, yet they are very price competitive. The surface contains a glass reinforced polymer material and will not fade or lose colour. Additional feature includes advanced properties that shield from the weather, to ensure you have value for money in a door that lasts for decades, not just a few years.   Get the answers on your questions on double glazed composite door on this page

 
     
 

Bifold Door

 

Embrace the beauty and sophistication of our Bifold Double Glazed Door carefully crafted with uncompromising expertise and unsurpassed quality The Double Glazed Doors are the ideal choice for the aspiring or an expert entertainer, offering an awe inspiring effect of an unobstructed opening onto a pool deck, garden, private beach, bushland or conservatory. The superior performance features are maintained in this style, offering acoustic insulation of upto 40 dB, with excellent energy efficiency rating measured by a u-value of 1.8, all while being corrosion resistant and environmentally friendly.   A complete guide for double glazed bifold door can be found here

 
     
 

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Low Maintenace

 

Upvc is the ideal frame material due to its inherent qualities of resistance to corrosion, fire, water, and sunlight. Apart from the most obvious applications in coastal areas where salt destroys the appearance and function of aluminium windows, while wooden windows must be specially treated with chemicals or paint, upvc frames have also been used in commercial and industrial applications and in areas of high pollution or for high impact winds. In addition, the upvc composition includes ultra-violet components, which reflect the sunlight and resist damage. The profile will not warp because it contains aluminium or steel reinforcement and wont need to be repainted, chemically treated, polished or cleaned. However, cleaning may be required for glass, intermittently, as desired, which will be necessary regardless of the frame material used. Our upvc Double Glazed Windows and Doors are ideal for the get and forget consumer! The low maintenance factor of upvc windows and doors exceeds that of any other frame material, saves your time and energy for the important things in life!   Additional information on double glazed low maintenace can be found at this location

 
     
 

BASIX Compliance

 

With greater concerns about the environmentally detrimental methods and materials of traditional building practices, the government introduced special measures to minimise the long term impact on the environment. By using our products in your home, you will improve the rating of your home, because double glazing rates higher than single glazing in analysis and pvc rates higher than aluminium in terms of thermal performance. In addtion, consider strategic placement of windows and doors to maximise natural light but limit the exposure to midday summer sun, by utilising shade from nearby trees, other buidings, orientation, area and other factors.   Get all the facts on double glazed basix compliance

 
     
 

Draft Proof

 

There are significant savings in electricity that will pay for your windows in 6-7 years and will reduce your CO2 emissions by about 100-150kg per year. For an indication of energy efficiency of a window or door, look for the U-value or R-value. U-value measures the overall heat transfer coefficient, or how well the window/door conducts heat and is also the inverse of the R-value. The lower the U-value, the greater a window's resistance to heat flow and the better its insulating value. Our windows boast a value of 1.8, which means they perform three times better than an aluminium framed window with a typical value of 5.4-5.6. And since windows can contribute to between 15-40% energy loss in a building, installing the most energy efficient windows available should be the intelligent homeowner's priority.   Read more on double glazed draft proof

 
     
 

High Quality Hardware

 

Hardware is an integral part of the window without which the window would not function, and would not open. Quality hardware is essential for smooth operation, especially if double glazing in involved, which can significantly add to the weight of the window or door and fracture any inferior hardware, rendering the window unsafe. After performing many repairs on windows supplied by our competitors, we decided to make our window hardware a point of difference. We sourced hardware among the worlds leading suppliers, for very specialized, high performance applications to ensure that our clients are not disappointed with any aspect of the window or door. Our accomplishment as leaders of innovative solutions for complicated or difficult projects, and our creative cooperation with window hardware suppliers, has created a upvc hardware combination of unsurpassed quality, tested to withstand min of 20,000 cycles and guarantees flawless operation for the users for many years.   Read more on double glazed high quality hardware

 
     
 

High Performance

 

For windows and doors that do more than just open and close, but actually work for you to reduce your household or office energy bill by utilizing an energy efficient profile system and double glazing. Convenient and comfortable in many ways, they are an essential part of insulating your home or office, for a more sustainable living experience. A standard aluminium sliding window can add 40% heating/ cooling loss in the home. Would you purchase an appliance that can only ever operate at a maximum 60% capacity? But this is essentially what you are doing when your home is poorly insulated! The same high performance extends to acoustic insulation, with a potential reduction of 45dB in our casement, awning, tilt&turn and bifold range. The high-tech weather seal in combination with fusion welding of frames and sashes make the windows completely air and water tight - they have been tested to withstand even cyclone strength winds!   Get the answers on your questions on double glazed high performance on this page

 
       
 

Double Glazed Windows and Doors

 
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