How to Measure VIEW GALLERY

WINDOW/PATIO RECESS MEASURING

Height required in Centimetres

As per drawing (red arrows), measure the height from the window cill to the underside of the lintel in several places. We require the SMALLEST measurement.

If you have a Patio/French door and there is a carpet on the floor lift the carpet and measure from the solid floor surface.

Width required in Centimetres

As per drawing (yellow arrows), measure the width at the top of the bottom of the recess we require the WIDEST measurement.

If you have a Patio/French door and there is a skirting board in the recess measure above this; the skirting will be trimmed out on installation.

The grille below locks in the middle (stacks back on both sides).

FLAG MEASURING

The window and door will comprise of 2 x grilles this only works if the door opens outwards.

Height required in Centimetres

As per drawing (Red Arrows) -Measure the height from the window cill/floor to the underside of the lintel in several places and we require the SMALLEST measurement for the both the window and door.

If you have a Patio/French door and there is a carpet on the floor lift the carpet and measure from the solid floor surface.

Width required in Centimetres

As per drawing (Yellow Arrows) -Measure the width of the window to where the recess starts for the door.

For the door measure the width of the recess below the window cill, if you have a Patio/French door and there is a skirting board in the recess measure above this; the skirting will be trimmed out on installation.

The door grille below locks on the right (stacks back on left) and the window locks on the left (stacks back on right).

‘T’ MEASURING

The window and door will comprise of 2 x window grilles and 1 x door grille this only works if the door opens outwards.

Height required in Centimetres

As per drawing (Red Arrows) -Measure the height from the window cill/floor to the underside of the lintel in several places and we require the SMALLEST measurement for the both of the windows and door.

If you have a Patio/French door and there is a carpet on the floor lift the carpet and measure from the solid floor surface.

Width required in Centimetres

As per drawing (Yellow Arrows) -Measure the width of the window to where the recess starts for the door.

For the door measure the width of the recess below the window cill, if you have a Patio/French door and there is a skirting board in the recess measure above this; the skirting will be trimmed out on installation.

Measure the full width of the window and door recess at the top (blue arrow on the drawing) we will provide a single top rail.

FACE FIX MEASURING

This method of measuring is applicable for any inward opening doors or windows.

Height required in Centimetres

As per drawing (Red Arrows) -Measure the height from the step to 7.5cm above where the recess finishes.

If you are face fixing a window then you may need to measure 7.5cm below and above the recess.

Width required in Centimetres

As per drawing (Yellow Arrows) -Measure the width of the recess and add 8% to either side (15% for single sashed grille).

We will calculate the additional cost for the frame.