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Great homes start with a grand design, and windows are just one aspect of amazing home architecture! Here are 5 Grand Designs Australia home transformations that we find particularly inspiring.
Read about some of the most successful and important sustainable communities across Australia.
Building truly sustainable houses requires the most energy efficient windows and doors available in the market. That’s why for the Ecovillage at Currumbin, EE Windows’ uPVC double glazed window and door solutions were the ideal choice for their new eco-friendly home build.
Often property developers will want to know what the return on investment (ROI) will be if they commission us to utilise sustainable design features and building materials on upcoming projects. Well, thankfully EE Windows is here to set the record straight on what you will gain for utilising sustainable design practices on home builds when referring to resale or selling prices.
There are many variables at play that affect how well your building utilises natural light. Let’s explore why it’s so important that your building design maximises the amount of natural light, and the ways that double-glazed windows can help you achieve that.
Being the uPVC window and door experts, we know a thing or two about what it takes to design and build a sustainable building like the passive house. Read about 5 of the most stylish passive house designs from around the world!
Being a supplier of environmentally valuable window and door solutions, EE Windows is passionate about promoting greater sustainability in the design and construction of buildings. Here’s our pick of the 7 building materials that are the most beneficial to our environment.
We’ve always said that if you’re willing to spend a bit of money on insulating your home with top-quality windows and doors, it’ll save you money in the long run. Let’s take a look at why uPVC windows and doors are the most affordable choice for a modern, sustainable home that’s built to last.
More, and savvier, homebuyers are demanding soundproofing above the building industry standard. Here are a few reasons why it’s important to soundproof residential developments.
Sustainable building design not only significantly reduces operational costs – it also increases the building’s overall resilience. As a supplier of essential sustainable building components, EE Windows is committed to promoting the benefits of the six fundamental principles of sustainable building construction.
As suppliers of energy efficient window and door solutions, we at EE Windows take great satisfaction in helping to realise visions of sustainable architecture. Let’s take a look at four groundbreaking green buildings that have forever changed the way we approach sustainability in building design.
EE Windows has been awarded a 6-star certification for REHAU Quality Assurance. Here’s how we can bring the magic of uPVC double glazing to your home like no other manufacturer.
If you’re looking for some inspiration to build your dream home, but you want to incorporate some sustainable features that are right at home on luxury builds, EE Windows has compiled a must-have eco-friendly features list!
Many factors need to be considered when undertaking an ultra energy efficient homes within Australia. But with extensive experience in the field and the real world results to back it up, EE Windows is the name that delivers.
Double glazed windows and doors paired with uPVC frames are fast becoming ‘must-haves’ in the real estate industry. Here’s why you need to consider double glazing and uPVC features for your next build.
uPVC is a rigid plastic commonly used in window and door frames. But what makes it so durable, energy efficient, low maintenance and cost effective?
How much is double glazing? Are uPVC windows expensive? What are the short and long term costs? If you’re looking for answers to any of these questions, you’ve come to the right place!
How does double glazing work and why do uPVC window frame increase their functionality? Here’s why these window units are a winning combination for your Queensland home.
Save money on your electricity bill and reduce your carbon footprint by using these methods to keep your house cool, instead of switching on the air con.
The team at Space Construction were in need of high-quality windows for their latest project. The solution? EE Windows. Read on to find out how our collaboration with Space Construction was able to create this elegant, energy efficient home in sunny Queensland.
A growing city means continual construction, which, in turn, means more noise pollution. If you want to attract buyers and renters for inner-city apartments, soundproof windows are going to be essential.
Sick of hot and sticky Brisbane summer days and sleepless nights? Keep your home cool with double glazed windows and uPVC window frames.
Did you know that you could be saving lots of money on your energy bill every year, just by switching from aluminium window frames to uPVC or timber?
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We recently had a client come to us looking for a unique project involving energy efficient and soundproof student accommodation for Charles Sturt University. We knew we could help them find a modern and superior solution to suit their innovative design.
Do you own a luxury home and want to increase its value? Whether you’re upgrading your house or you wish to attract the affluent, here are the most highly sort after features for a luxury home.
Calling Queensland’s popular beachfront areas such as the Sunshine Coast or Gold Coast, home, has a few drawbacks. But that beautiful ocean spray can often wreak havoc on the windows and doors of properties framed with metal.
While six-star energy ratings have been the bare minimum for homes in many countries for quite some time, Australia has only recently adopted this standard in a few states.
Beautiful windows are the most complex and interesting elements in the fabric of our homes. They provide light, fresh air and connect the interior with the exterior. However, ordinary single glazed windows can also represent a major source of unwanted heat gain in summer and significant heat loss in winter.
Technological advances in the last 25 years have made it possible to design windows which insulate against heat and cold up to four times better than conventional windows. Dramatic improvements in sound insulation are possible. To a point, similar technologies can serve both needs.
Nothing is more important when designing your home than the window & door selection. The 3 most important ‘S’ factors to consider are: Sustainability (Energy Efficiency), Style and Security. Read more about energy considerations for your windows and doors here!