Breezway Louvres

Whetstone Windows & Doors is a proud supplier of Breezway® Altair® Louvre Windows.

Breezway Louvre Windows are ideal for any residential or commercial application as they are the energy-efficient window option for bringing natural light and fresh air into sustainable building designs. With blades that open close to horizontal, Breezway Altair Louvres allow fresh air to naturally reduce the indoor temperature of the building, refreshing building occupants and reducing the need for power-hungry air-conditioning systems.

When closed, Altair Louvres seal tight to provide superior wind and water performance and offer a range of glazing options to suit the Australian climate.

Features include:

  • Open twice as wide as other window types to provide natural light and ventilation.
  • Manufactured from non-corrosive materials for years of trouble-free operation.
  • Cyclone rated for wind and water to ensure superior performance.
  • Tight sealing due to patented ‘living hinge’ and drainage channel design.
  • WERS energy rated to suit various climates.
  • Improved security available with optional keylock, security bar or screens.
  • Award winning Altair Powerlouvre™ Window available with concealed motors.
  • Apptivate® Control Unit allows Powerlouvre Windows to be controlled by a touch sensitive wall switch, remote control via the Powerlouvre App or automatic response to temperature and timer events.
  • Stronghold® System provides added strength and safety to comply with Fall Prevention requirements.
  • Tested in accordance with AS2047 ‘Windows in Buildings’.
  • Warranted up to 10 years.

Altair® Louvre Windows are fully customisable

Altair Louvres can be fitted into a variety of window systems in different configurations or can be supplied as componentry for installation into timber or commercial framing.

Choice of window frames include:

      • The Easyscreen™ Window System – an aluminium framing option that offers external screening.
      • The Innoscreen® Window System – an aluminium framing option with a provision for a screen to the inside of the window to keep that ‘louvre look’ and optimise the external aesthetics of the building.
      • The SL2® Window System – an aluminium framing option developed to suit narrow frame applications and installation into concrete block construction when screening is not required.
      • The Dualair™ System – a high performance secondary glazed louvre component system designed for use in commercial buildings with no integrated screening.
    • Available with aluminium, glass or timber blades.
    • Colour matched window clips and handles.
    • Variety of handle types and positions available.

Automated Window Option

With home automation a growing trend, the Breezway Powerlouvre Window is an innovative way to ventilate a building.

Displaying superior aesthetics the Powerlouvre Windows has a low voltage motor concealed within the frame with no unsightly control rods visible.

Designed for easy installation, Powerlouvre Windows remove the complexity of sourcing special trades to install the system and are ideal for a range of design applications such as high out-of-reach locations or as floor-to-ceiling feature windows.

Powerlouvres can be easily operated by the Apptivate® Control Unit or by remote control via the Powerlouvre App. The Powerlouvre can be set to automatically respond to temperature and timer events using the Apptivate Control Unit or can be integrated into a Building Management System.

You can read more about the Powerlouvre Window here.

Stronghold System

The Stronghold System has been designed to add strength and safety to your building by mechanically retaining blades without obstructing outdoor views so they comply with fall prevention.

The Stronghold System is ideal for windows more than 2 metres above ground or those requiring extra strength with the benefits of natural ventilation and added safety for your family. In multi-storey applications a wintergarden can be created to provide extra living space to soak up the winter sun in a protected spot or take advantage of fresh breezes.

The Stronghold System can be screened and offers privacy or shading options when using aluminium blades.

For more information about the Stronghold System please click here.

WERS Energy Ratings

With Breezway Louvre Windows you can enhance the energy efficiency and comfort of a building. A variety of glazing options are available to meet local requirements. To view our list of WERS energy ratings for Breezway Louvres, please click here.

Consider Whetstone Windows & Doors for your new Louvre windows.

For more information on our Breezway Louvre windows, contact us today.