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Windows & Ventilation

Products designed to help control light, improve thermal performance and ensure adequate ventilation of buildings.

September 2020

Technoform Thermal Breaks Keep Windows Warm and Condensation-Free

ADNZ award-winning compact home, the “Boat Shed House”, features recessed thermally broken windows. 

Frame Feature Windows with Spectrum Facade Shrouds

Frame Feature Windows with Spectrum Facade Shrouds

The street appeal of buildings is greatly enhanced with the use of Spectrum Facade shrouds around windows.

VELUX Provides Breath of Fresh Air to Heritage Home

VELUX Provides Breath of Fresh Air to Heritage Home

Architectural designer, Paul Graham, utilises VELUX skylights to meet the design needs of an 1876 heritage home renovation.

Luxaflex’s New Quantum Roller Blinds Collection

Luxaflex’s New Quantum Roller Blinds Collection

Designed for large windows and commercial applications, Luxaflex’s new Quantum Roller Blinds Collection features options for a larger headbox, dual fascia headbox or heavy-duty chain system.

COLORSTEEL Dridex for Drier, Healthier Internal Environments

COLORSTEEL Dridex for Drier, Healthier Internal Environments

With a strong and continued focus on product innovation, COLORSTEEL Dridex offers a new design-led solution to help combat the growth of mould and create sustainable projects, while offering an improved aesthetic for unlined buildings.

DriSpace Vented Roof Systems

DriSpace Vented Roof Systems

Through their partnership with VENT, Dristud offers comprehensive roofing ventilation solutions to cold roof designs.

Innovative Flashing Tape Solutions for Weathertightness

Innovative Flashing Tape Solutions for Weathertightness

How to be sure when specifying a suitable flashing tape for weathertightness around window and door openings.

Cool For The Summer with External Shutters

Cool For The Summer with External Shutters

Shutters can help control light and allow for ventilation in summer while reducing heat loss through windows and doors in winter. 

The Benefits of Above Sheathing Ventilation

The Benefits of Above Sheathing Ventilation

By avoiding the build-up of moisture and moderating the temperature, ASV is a great way to create a drier, healthier, more comfortable and durable building.

Downdrafts Provide Efficient Moisture Control for Open-Plan Kitchens

Downdrafts Provide Efficient Moisture Control for Open-Plan Kitchens

With the versatile installation of a downdraft extraction system, designers can install a cooktop almost anywhere, and allow for a truly open-plan kitchen.

A Retreat by the Sea with Altherm Window Systems

A Retreat by the Sea with Altherm Window Systems

When the owners of this retreat at Coromandel’s Kuaotunu first met with architect Ken Crosson, the brief was for a low-slung, single-level dwelling: something modest and unassuming.

Altherm’s Role in Award-Winning Nelson Apartments

Altherm’s Role in Award-Winning Nelson Apartments

Nelson’s first large-scale residential development in the central city featured Altherm windows and doors from a product palette that allowed individual apartment purchasers to customise their choice.

Reduce Glare in Office Areas

Reduce Glare in Office Areas

Bring natural light indoors, utilising natural daylighting options to minimise glare. 

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Energy-saving products that help reduce energy usage and power bills, while minimising the building's environmental footprint.

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