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Comparison of window frames - aluminium vs uPVC vs timber
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24.06.2024
Window Frames – Aluminium vs uPVC vs Timber

Comparison of window frames - aluminium vs uPVC vs timber

 

Do you know which window frames are more energy-efficient? Do you know the price comparisons of different materials?

Planning the new window frames for your home requires careful consideration of both aesthetic and practical requirements. In this article, we compare the most common types of window frames in New Zealand, including timber, aluminium, and uPVC. 

What is Low-E glass and its benefits?
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22.05.2024
What is Low-E glass?

DuCo l What is Low-E glass?

 

With the introduction of new H1 changes, Low-E glass has become compulsory for almost all homes in New Zealand. Being a relatively new product to the industry we often get questioned on what it is, how it works and whether it is worth the investment. 

In this article, we explain what Low-E glass is and the key benefits in a simple, easy-to-understand way. 

DuCo aluminium window replacement or install
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29.04.2024
What do I have to do for an aluminium window replacement or install?

DuCo - aluminium window replacement or install

 

In this article, we discuss what you need to do before, during and after the replacement window install process. We cover preparation, installation, and maintenance to ensure you get the best possible results. 

Inserts vs replacement windows: what's the difference?
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18.03.2024
Inserts vs Replacement Windows: What's the difference?

Inserts vs replacement windows

 

What are two things that instantly uplift the look of a property? Windows and doors! They add beauty, enhance security, stop allergens from entering, reduce noise, and add value. 

When it comes to updating your windows, it's important to understand the difference between inserts and replacement windows. In this blog post, we will explore the key differences between the two options and help you decide which is best for your home.

Aluminium joinery nz
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13.06.2024
DuCo partners with APL

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We are pleased to announce a new supply agreement with APL Window Solutions. This means we will have a wider range of window and door products available, from another Waikato-based brand.

Window design inspiration
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31.01.2024
8 functional considerations for windows & doors

Window design

Whether you are renovating your home or starting from scratch, windows are a crucial way to improve atmosphere and well-being. The decisions you make regarding them will impact how your home will look, feel and function.

 

In this article we will go over eight key considerations that we find are crucial to consider early in your design phase.

replacement entry door nz
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18.12.2023
How much do front doors cost?

 

Replacement front door

When visiting a property, the front door is often one of the first things your guests will see. What’s more the front door is the primary boundary between your home and the world outside, making it critical to your security and safety. 

Retrofit windows
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06.12.2023
Introduction to replacement windows

New build windows

 

At DuCo, we work with homeowners and builders to supply and install replacement joinery throughout the Waikato every year. 

Replacement windows
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30.11.2023
How much do replacement windows cost?

Retrofit windows

Replacing the windows in your home will deliver amazing benefits and life-long advantages for the homeowner. We often get asked how much does it cost? In this blog we give a brief outline on the factors that influence costs and estimates on how much it typically costs.

DuCo Aluminium Windows
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10.11.2023
DuCo – The story behind the rebrand

Aluminium joinery

 

After 55 years in the industry, the Brewer Joinery team has decided to make a change. Reflecting on the industry and our market expectations, we felt a new brand would better align with our goals.