Category: Energy Efficient Windows
Understanding R-value, U-value, and ER Ratings
Many confusing words and acronyms are thrown around when people start talking about windows. Sometimes it’s hard to know what is essential, and what is just a selling point. Two of the most commonly heard, and misunderstood, terms used today...Read More
What Factors Affect The Cost of New Windows for My Home?
So, you’ve decided it’s time to replace the windows in your home...now what? The first step to any home renovation project is to set up a budget. When it comes to picking your windows, there are many things to consider:...Read More
Black Window Frames: A Great Way To Update Your Home!
The colours you choose for your home are an important aesthetic decision that impacts the overall style of your property, your curb appeal, and so much more. Homeowners are choosing windows with black frames to both accent and complement their...Read More
How To Reduce Window Condensation In Your Home
Are the windows in your home misting up as if someone has just opened the door to a massive shower? Window condensation can be frustrating, but it’s not always a bad thing, it’s likely occurring due to your day-to-day life....Read More
How Do I Find Drafts In My House?
Once the weather begins to cool down and it’s time to turn on your furnace, you’ll want to make sure that you’re not losing your home’s heat through drafts. Not only will this wasted energy affect your comfort levels all...Read More
How To Keep Your Home Cool In The Summer
As the temperatures continue to soar without an end in sight, most homeowners are taking refuge inside. If you’re doing the same and looking for some energy saving tips to help keep your home cool this summer, read on. Check...Read More
What You Need To Know About The ENERGY STAR Program
If you are planning to purchase new windows this year, you might have read that changes were made to the ENERGY STAR® program effective January 1st, 2020. As the bar for energy efficiency continues to rise, the technical standards and...Read More
What Are Window Energy Ratings?
One of the most commonly asked questions about windows is: “What does a window energy rating mean?” There are lots of resources online to help explain the answer to this question, but often the explanation doesn’t always take into account...Read More
Energy Star Windows & Patio Doors
Energy efficiency will go a long way in helping you enjoy your home throughout every season in Canada. From cost savings to comfort and drafts to noise reduction, investing in energy-efficient windows and patio doors provide numerous benefits, especially those products...Read More
Can You Replace Windows In The Winter?
It’s winter. The temperature has dropped and it’s cold outside. Does this mean you need to put up with your drafty or leaky windows for another season because it’s too late to install new ones? Many people think that once...Read More