Custom-made windows Geelong
Pickering Joinery specialises in the manufacture of high-quality custom-made windows.
Our custom-made windows are available in modern or heritage styles and include awning windows and sliding windows. Double-hung windows and casement windows are a traditional style of timber window that are functionally and aesthetically pleasing when made in a modern streamlined designs. Pickering European windows are based on tilt and turn windows which have been the most popular glazing choice in Europe for years. We also specialise in louvre windows, always a popular choice with architects, and modern bi-fold windows to bring the outside in.
Most heritage windows usually require large extended sills and external architraves to look authentic and replicate existing windows. At Pickering Joinery we can ensure there will be a seamless blend of your original windows to your new custom timber windows.
We aim to produce environmentally sound products so we specialise in custom wooden windows. Wood is a durable, versatile and beautiful material that has been used for centuries in building and construction. It is non-toxic, recyclable, environmentally friendly and is a fully sustainable resource. At Pickering Joinery most timbers are available although we primarily use western red cedar or kiln-dried hardwood treated with protim to increase durability. All our timber is from sustainably managed forests.
We offer several glazing options with our custom-made timber windows, including obscure or coloured glass, Low E glass and the most popular choice, double glazing. We also manufacture windows with glazing requirements for bushfire-zoned areas including Bushfire Attack Level (BAL) 12.5, BAL 19 and BAL 29.
An awning window always opens from the bottom and is hinged at the top. Awning windows are a popular window choice. They are a clean design and are suitable for both modern and heritage buildings. Their design allows them to be left open during wet weather, giving continuous ventilation while protecting the interior of your…Read more
Bi-fold windows open your home to the outside, allowing you to enjoy unobstructed views. Custom-made bi-fold windows are popular in kitchens because when open they can be used as a servery to an outside entertaining area. Timber bi-folds are also frequently included in bathrooms to give that touch of luxury and create that desirable indoor-outdoor…Read more
A casement window is a side-hinged window. Casement windows are a traditional window featured in older homes such as Federation and Edwardian-style properties, but they have easily adapted to modern styles of building and glazing. Casement windows open like doors and can be hinged either on the left or right. The design of timber casement windows makes them…Read more
Double-hung windows are a traditional style of vertical sliding window used in heritage homes. Historically, a double-hung or wooden sash window used weights and cords to offset the weight of the open window or sash. Although this system has been used for years, double-hung windows required maintenance as the cords would break and the sash would not stay…Read more
Louvre windows are back in fashion and it’s easy to understand why. Louvre windows have always been popular with architects. They are versatile, practical and affordable. Louvre windows are no longer confined to the bathroom, they are now being used in inspiring and innovative ways in living areas and office spaces. They give superior ventilation…Read more
Tilt and turn windows have been the most popular window choice in Europe for many years. The design of Pickering European windows is based on the popular tilt and turn style of window. Tilt and turn windows are operated with one handle. When the handle is in the locked position the window is shut. The…Read more
Sliding windows are one of the most popular designs of window. Sliding windows from Pickering Joinery are a great choice. They operate in the same way as sliding doors, consisting of a fixed window and a sliding sash. Sliding windows provide good ventilation and are an ideal choice if there is a confined space outside….Read more