Building in a bushfire zone?
Choose the right windows and doors to meet your style and performance requirements.
We understand building your home can be stressful at the best of times. When you add the complexities of compliance requirements it can be daunting and confusing.
The fact is your home needs to comply with a variety of regulations and standards:
- Bushfire attack level (BAL);
Energy efficiency and thermal comfort;
Water penetration; and
These regulations have become more stringent over the years. This is a good thing. We used to build homes with very little consideration for how they performed. In fact, Australian homes earned the nickname of ‘glorified tents.’ Temperature, noisiness, comfort and bushfires were rarely considered. Now we’re thinking not just about how your home will look, but how it will actually feel and function to live in