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Simple answers to
Frequently Asked Questions
Why would I want to replace my windows and doors?
The most common reasons are to improve the appearance of the property, to improve insulation against heat, cold or sound.
In many cases you can significantly reduce your energy bills by replacing your windows. And improve the comfort of your home all year round.
And studies have shown that buyers are keener to buy an energy efficient home and are prepared to pay more for it.
When should I replace my windows and doors?
Here are a few warning signs that you should get ready to upgrade your windows or doors:
- They are hard to open or close
- You can feel the draft around the window or door;
- You notice an increase in your energy bills;
- There is visible damage on or around the window;
- You can hear outside noise when your windows are closed.
Where are your products made?
All our products are manufactured on our Truganina premises in Victoria.
The Aluminium frame material used in our construction process is 100% sourced and extruded in Australia
What is the guarantee on Unique’s products?
All our products are guaranteed. Details can be found on our Terms & Conditions
Does Unique have a double-glazing solution for every type of window and door?
Yes, it is very common that we are required to supply double-glazing on our windows and doors
What are the benefits of double-glazing?
Double-glazing provides significant insulation against heat and cold, and also importantly, insulation against sound.
How long does the window or door replacement take?
We normally take 3-4 hours to change a window. For the average 3 bedroom house, we take 2-3 days to complete the job
What’s involved in window replacement from the owner’s perspective?
Unique takes full responsibility for the whole replacement process: We take down and replace existing curtains and blinds. We remove the existing window(s), and take away the rubbish from the removal. We replace architraves where needed.
We understand that any renovation project can disrupt life, so we aim to minimise the inconvenience to the people residing in the apartment or house
How easy is it to maintain Unique window and door products?
Aluminium is low maintenance but, like any product, your windows and doors perform at their best when they are properly cared for.
You can find cleaning and maintenance advice in this brochure.