USB Stick Declared Not Valid Service Under NSW Security of Payment Act
In Parkview Constructions Pty Ltd (Parkview) v Total Lifestyle Windows Pty Ltd t/as Total Concept Group (Total) NSWSC 194 (7 March 2017) ,...
Smart Windows Will Slash HVAC Costs
In the old days, many homes and businesses had relatively few and small windows.
Choosing Window Coverings for Bathrooms
Over the years, the desire for window coverings in bathrooms has changed dramatically.
Window Glass Firm Hit with Million Dollar Penalty
A NSW window glass company has been hit with a massive $1 million fine for breaching workplace safety laws.
Exactly How Much Do Your “Block Out” Coverings Block Out?
There are numerous window treatments available on the market today that are labelled and sold as block out products. By definition, the term “block out” means...
Exploring the History of Shutters
Plantation shutters appear to be one of the most popular window coverings worldwide. I thought they might be a trend for a few years, but I...
Why WERS Works in Theory but often Fails in Practise
In February this year, I authored the article: NatHERS: Are we on the Road to Ruin?
Seeing the Light with Luminance Contrast
When we consider the need for contrasting surfaces in the built environment, there are some important terms we must understand from the outset.
Richard Branson and Inclusive Design
How many times have you seen people cautiously approaching a glazed entry to a shopping centre without knowing where the automatic doors are?