If you’re in the planning stage for your new build or renovation and confused by some of the terms your architect or builder may be using such as BAL40 Rating, AS2047 & AS1288 Specification – there are some short videos which may give you some information and understanding at the following link to one of our suppliers AWS (Architectural Window Systems). The content covers topics such as Fire & Weather product testing, Acoustics testing and also Safe4Kids product testing. If this is your first build it is advantageous to obtain as much information as you can in the early stages which will allow better communication with your designers and subcontractors as to what specifications a build must meet. This will enable correct decisions to be made from commencement of the project and can save time and finances. Don’t hesitate to contact one of our IWS Consultants if you have any questions at all.