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5 Ways Aluminium Windows and Doors Can Improve Your Home

Are you looking to build a new home or renovate your existing one? If so, aluminium windows and doors are the way to go. Designed with timeless style and functionality in mind, aluminium is cheaper than timber and perfectly suited to handle the harsh Gold Coast sun and storms. If you want a low-cost, highly durable solution to your security needs, these are the perfect choice for any home. Talk to the team at Southern Cross Glass Windows & Doors today!



Making your home weather-proof isn’t just about protecting yourself, your family and your belongings—it’s also about increasing the value of your property. Aluminium windows and doors are resistant to the elements and do not rust or corrode. This is especially useful for homes that are near the ocean. By making sure your property is protected against high winds, moisture, sun and sand, you are investing in the future of your home and creating a sanctuary that is bound to turn heads.



Aluminium has a relatively low cost when compared with timber. Not only on account of cheaper upfront payments, but also lower associated costs with maintenance and repairs. Aluminium windows and doors provide a hassle-free maintenance and cleaning experience, giving you more time to focus on looking after other aspects of your home. With a huge range of customisable options, it’s never been easier to find a low-cost way to personalise your property.



Don’t put up with high energy costs this summer. Aluminium windows and doors offer thermal insulation properties to keep your home comfortable all year round! When you enlist the support of Southern Cross, we ensure your home is sealed against the elements, helping you find the right glass options to make your property as energy-efficient as possible. Talk to us about the range of solutions we have on offer.


We provide a wide range of options to customise your home with stylish, functional and affordable windows and doors. Available in sliding, bi-fold, stacker, hinged, double hung, casement, awning and louvre options, there’s simply no end to the ways you can personalise your property and express yourself. Aluminium windows and doors give you the freedom to modernise your home without racking up an expensive renovation or construction bill.



By far the biggest benefit of aluminium windows and doors is that they are simple to install and easy to maintain. All you have to do is give them a quick scrub with warm soapy water and they’re looking great! Typically, a bi-annual cleaning is all that’s required to keep the aluminium smooth, sleek and free of dirt and grime.


If you need aluminium windows and doors installed at your home on the Gold Coast, contact Southern Cross Glass Windows & Doors today. Our team is passionate about what we do, providing services as far south as Byron and as far north as Redcliffe. Call our team on 07 5534 3300.


Try our previous article if you’d like to learn about our solutions for Enhancing Spaces With Bi Fold Doors!