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Security Screens vs Safety Screens

Whether you’re building, renovating, or just wanting to add some insect or security protection to your home, you will find there are a wide range of screens for different purposes. This Security Screens vs Safety Screens buying guide will help you ...

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HomeBuilder program for new homes and renovations extended to 31 March 2021

The HomeBuilder program has been extended to provide eligible owner-occupiers with a $15,000 grant to assist with the cost of building a new home or substantially renovating an existing home improve the property’s accessibility, safety and liveabil...

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How Much Do Security Screens Cost?

Prices will vary from supplier to supplier and we will give some context as to why that is. CommandeX is a wholesale provider of security screen systems designed and patented by us. We supply licensed dealers across Australia who are all committed to...

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How To Maintain Your Door Lock And Door Hardware

In this article we cover how to and why you need to maintain your door lock and door hardware. Your stainless steel door hardware (handles, hinges, door closers and especially locks) need regular maintenance to remain in good working order. Why? Airb...

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Door Hardware: How To Maintain Your Lock

Your stainless steel door hardware (handles, hinges, door closers and especially locks) need regular maintenance to remain in good working order. Why? Airborne particles such as dust and salt can enter the keyhole from the outside. Once inside, these...

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Door Lock Safety Tips

The safest way to lock your CommandeX security screen door from the inside is by using the snib. This activates the triple lock  and ensures no one can break through the security door while you’re inside. What is a snib? A snib...

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Home Fire Safety Tips

Unfortunately, there are over 11,000 house fires each year in Australia, many of which are preventable. Prevention is key, but being prepared is equally important, so we've put together some home fire safety tips to keep you and your belongings safe....

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How Can a Fire & Emergency Escape Screen Save Your Life?

In this article, we provide suggestions on finding the right balance between home security and home safety. While deadlocks and security screens will keep you, your loved ones, and your home safe from intruders, is it essential to make sure that thes...

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What Should I Look For In A Security Door?

With so many different security doors widely available on the market, this security door buying guide explains what to look for in a security door, such as... What is Australian Standards 5039? Australian Standards 5039: Security Screen Doors a...

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How Are Security Screens Made?

Many security screens use screw-clamp or riveted systems to attach the security mesh to the aluminium frame. Not only does it look unattractive, but it also increases the risk of galvanic corrosion that occurs when dissimilar metals contact. Comma...

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