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30-year Business Anniversary

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 Paarhammer

Tony and Edith would like to thank everyone who has shared their journey over the past 30 years, especially their talented staff and tradespeople, reliable suppliers, and the clients who have trusted them with their projects. When Tony and Edith Paarhammer decided to move from Austria to Australia and chose the small country town of Ballan in Victoria as their home for a perceived five years, little did they know that 30 years l ..

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Paarhammer featured on Small Business Secrets - SBS

Monday, March 02, 2020 Paarhammer

An exciting day of filming wrapped up last week here at the Paarhammer facility for an upcoming episode of ‘Small Business Secrets’ to air on SBS. Small Business Secrets focuses on the stories of migrant entrepreneurs who have turned their business dreams into reality. It all started out of necessity when Tony and Edith were planning to build their own house here in Victoria and were unable to find high performing European style w ..

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Client Experience - Watch Video Clip

Thursday, October 05, 2017 Paarhammer

The journey with Paarhammer often begins with a show room visit for a meet and greet to see the products first hand, operate the German hardware, and take a tour of the factory to see production in action. With a variety of ranges, timbers, finishes and glass to choose from, a visit in person to our factory or a visit to our stand at the latest home expo can help with the final selection. Discussing the scope of work over a coffee ..

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Paarhammer Manufacturer of the Year – Small Business, Watch Video Clip

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 Paarhammer

Paarhammer is Victoria’s ‘Manufacturer of the Year – Small Business’ 2017. We are absolutely thrilled and very honoured! A long manufacturing history, staff training and education, innovation and latest technology together with several ‘firsts’ and sustainable features of the factory, as well as community involvement, were mentioned by the Victoria State Government in regard to our award. The Manufacturing Hall of Fame Aw ..

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Bushfire ready

Friday, January 29, 2016 Paarhammer

With the bushfire season well and truly started, it might be timely to investigate the Australian Standard for building in bushfire areas, as well as doing research on suitable building materials if you are planning to build or extend in a bushfire prone area. Each state government provides current and new development information for building in bushfire prone areas on their websites, e.g. the Government of Western Australia has re ..

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Paarhammer wins Australian Awards

Tuesday, October 07, 2014 Paarhammer

Regional Victorian manufacturing business received National Awards at the recent AWA Australian Windows Conference at the Gold Coast. Paarhammer won the section ‘Best Use for Windows and Doors – Residential New Construction over $500,000’, and received a ‘Highly Commended in the Commercial New Construction over $5M Category’. The Residential Award was for a project at Blairgowrie on the Mornington Peninsula. The home w ..

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10-Star Challenge

Friday, August 22, 2014 Paarhammer

10-Star-Challenge New houses in Australia have to meet 6 stars to comply with the Building Code. This requirement is quite easily reached. A movement for higher star ratings – and with it more energy efficient and comfortable buildings – is being undertaken by a number of architects and designers. The front runner is the BDAV (Building Designers Association of Victoria) which runs a 10-Star Challenge, giving Victoria’s building design fra ..

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Award for ECO-Facade

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Paarhammer

Featured at Designbuild 2014, the Eco Façade by Paarhammer wins the Selector Best New Product Award 2014, sponsored by Selector and Architectural Product News, and Designbuild. The award encourages innovation, development and improvement of products for use in architectural projects, and the product must have been released to the Australian market during the 12 months prior to Designbuild 2014. The judges for 2014 include Clare Cousins, f ..

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New ECO-Facade

Monday, March 03, 2014 Paarhammer

Great News: ECO Facade was awarded ‘Best New Product’ by Selector at the recent DesignBuild Melbourne Energy Efficient and sustainable Glass Facades are now a reality. With a low U-value from 0.8 you can’t go past the new glass façade by Paarhammer, released at this year’s Designbuild. Constructed from timber, double and triple glazing and aluminium cladding, curtain walls have come a long way. Door, windows, fixed glass or solid pan ..

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2012 in Review

Thursday, December 20, 2012 Paarhammer

The year 2012 at Paarhammer: We had another year of rapid growth and now employ 22 staff in our recently extended factory of 3500m2. A metal manufacturing part was added to better accommodate Sonnenschutz Shade&Shield Shutters, an affiliated company which also experiences fast growth. Two of the latest technologically advanced machines from Germany were added to the assortment. This year we had the privilege of working on som ..

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Since 1990, Paarhammer windows and doors have been setting the benchmark in energy efficiency in Australia. Outstanding quality, security and design flexibility ensures architects, developers and home-owners achieve superior results and energy ratings.

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  • Paarhammer Pty Ltd
  • 53 Haddon Drive ,
  • Ballan, Victoria, Australia 3342
  • Phone: 03 - 5368 1999