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SBS – Small Business Secrets

Tuesday, June 02, 2020 Paarhammer

SBS TV filmed a segment for Small Business Secrets at Paarhammer Windows in February. This story will be broadcast on the 7th of June and afterwards can be streamed on SBS On Demand, on the Small Business Secrets page. The experienced and professional SBS crew interviewed Tony and Edith Paarhammer and spent time with individual staff taking footage of machinery in action and craftsmanship at work, making high performance windows a ..

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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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Architects Declare Climate Emergency

Tuesday, October 08, 2019 Paarhammer

Recently hundreds of leading architects in Australia declared a ‘climate and biodiversity emergency’ and joined architects around the world. The group called Architects Declare Australia has as their goal – ‘to encourage architects to design buildings that are less wasteful, more adaptable and much more environmentally friendly’. Buildings account for nearly 40 per cent of greenhouse gas (CO2) emissions and the group wants to raise ..

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AusFenex19 - Exhibition

Tuesday, August 06, 2019 Paarhammer

Paarhammer will take part in the expo of AGWA - Australian Windows and Glazing Association - at the ICC Darling Harbour 28th and 29th of August 2019. The latest in window and glazing technologies, AusFenEx19 brings together Australia’s leading suppliers, showcasing emerging global trends and product innovations. Over 100 exhibitors from boutique window companies to global corporations provide a forum for attendees to learn more about this ..

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Entrance Door Video

Thursday, June 27, 2019 Paarhammer

Watch the new Entrance Door video here. Paarhammer custom design and make entrance doors for clients who want to express their individual style and enhance their unique home. Choose from Timber Entrance Doors or Aluminium Entrance Doors which combine high architectural value with low maintenance. The latest in adjustable hardware ensures high security and sound protection. Entrance doors are available only as a package w ..

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Bushfire Compliance

Thursday, January 17, 2019 Paarhammer

Flame Zone (BAL-FZ) product testing requires successful completion of the AS1530.8.2-2007 test. This test has a 30 minute furnace cycle and a 60 minute cooling down cycle in which the product still has to keep its integrity. Part of the test is also a radiant heat requirement of a maximum of 15kW/m2 on the inside. Paarhammer BAL-FZ products showed a heat flux on the non-fire side of between 1kW/m2 and 2kW/m2 in the test, depending on the pr ..

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Blue Mountain Bushfire Expo

Monday, August 27, 2018 Paarhammer

Visit Paarhammer at stand 5 at the Blue Mountains Bushfire Expo this weekend to discuss your bushfire window and door needs. The expo is packed with bushfire building related products and services with experts sharing innovations, knowledge, tips and advice for building in bushfire fire prone areas. This is a free event with loads of kids activities, sausage sizzle, and attractions for the whole family. Where: Blue Mou ..

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Watch Videos of the Forever House

Thursday, May 31, 2018 Paarhammer

Inspiration for the Forever House came from a 300 year old Moonah tree which takes centre-stage in the design by Bellemo & Cat Architects. The tree being so close to the building meant that this elevation needed to comply with bushfire attack level BAL-40. Easy to achieve with the tested and compliant Paarhammer ‘Bushfire Safe Range’ windows and doors, combined with Viridian PyroGuard 40 double glazing units. In addition to highl ..

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Bushfire Expo this Weekend

Thursday, September 07, 2017 Paarhammer

Paarhammer welcomes you to visit stand 20 at this year's Blue Mountain Bushfire Expo to discuss your bushfire window and door needs. Where: Blue Mountains Theatre and Community Hub, Springwood NSW When: Saturday September the 9th 2017 Time: 10am to 3pm The Bushfire Building Community Forum & Expo (https://bmee.org.au/) have a range of interactive panel discussions and Marketplace with over 30 exhibitors showcasing the  ..

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Bushfire - Policy Changes NSW RFS

Thursday, June 29, 2017 Paarhammer

The latest fact sheet by the NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) details their policy changes in relation to Combustible Construction in Bush Fire-Prone Areas. Paarhammer fire resistant windows and doors, tested to and compliant with AS1530.8.1 and AS1530.8.2 respectively, are permitted to be used in BAL-FZ areas in NSW. The factsheet states that ‘for building elements subject to a radiant heat flux of greater than 29kW/m2, the use of expo ..

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