Door replacement - Reduce energy costs and increase comfort levels

Energy-efficient doors increase comfort and reduce energy costs. With environmental concerns and sky-rocketing fuel costs, more and more homeowners are opting for insulated front doors, but which door material will produce the best result? Read on to find out, then compare the Energy Star® ratings of the products you may be considering.

What your entrance door colour choice suggests

Replacing your front entrance door is an exciting endeavor, filled with numerous factors to ponder. From the selection of the ideal material and prioritizing efficiency to contemplating options like glass or no-glass, sidelites, door handles, and ensuring privacy, there's much to delve into. However, amidst all these considerations, one question stands out: What colour should you choose for your door? Beyond its aesthetic appeal, your colour choice holds the power to convey a message about your unique personality or even make a statement about your home. So, let's explore the captivating realm of colour and unravel the intriguing impression it can make.

What way should your entrance door swing?

Suppose you're thinking of replacing the front door of your home. Did you know you have an option to choose whether the door swings into (inswing) or out of (outswing) the home? Most people don't, but they do have the option, and there are plenty of reasons to choose one over another.

The wizardry of turning a window into a door.

In the quest for innovative home solutions, homeowners are seeking more than just simple window replacements. Enter the realm of window-to-door conversions, where the function and aesthetics of a space can be completely transformed. In this month's article, we'll cover everything you need to know about converting a window into a door, opening up new possibilities for your home.

Weatherstripping (doors), locking that nasty draft out!

Door locks and options - even more to think about!

Entrance door locks serve a critical function in the home. They should complement your door, fit into your lifestyle and provide maximum security. That’s why it is important to invest time in proper research before selecting a door lock for your home.

The ultimate window decision: 20 keys to optimal outcomes

Get the best window product, value and price
Buying replacement windows can be a complex process if you want to ensure you are getting the best product, price and value available. There are lots of ways a window company can make the deal they offer you look great! But how do you know if you are actually getting a great deal?

Windows, you've got options

Are you tired of feeling too hot in the summer or struggling to get enough natural light in your home? Maybe you're considering new windows, but with so many options out there, it can be overwhelming. Don't worry, we've got you covered.

Installation - Full-Frame Window vs Pocket Replacement Window

When considering window replacement, there are various options to explore. This article aims to delve into the distinctions between full-frame window installation and pocket window installation.

The ins and outs of window grills

The Ins and Outs of Window Grills
Windows are an essential part of any home, serving as a source of natural light, ventilation, and insulation. However, homeowners often struggle with choosing the right style and design that complements their home's aesthetic and functionality. One popular design choice that homeowners face is whether or not to add window grills.

Top considerations when choosing vinyl windows

Window Installation Service vehicle and home
When it comes to getting a return on your home improvement investment, replacing your old windows may be one of your best opportunities, especially if your windows are more than 15 years old. Choosing the right windows and finding the right installation company can be a bit exhausting, but it'll pay off in the long run.

Choosing a window style - a practical guide

Ottawa, Kanata, Stittsville, Manotick Window Types
Are you tired of dealing with windows that just don't seem to meet your needs? It's possible that the existing ones were installed based on a generic architectural plan, which could be causing inefficiencies in your home.

Typical custom window shapes

Most window manufacturers offer a plethora of custom window shapes (architectural windows) to replace existing windows or accommodate new home window installations. Check out our window shape diagram.

Trim, capping, cladding, brickmould, flushmount & nail fins

Trim, capping, cladding, brickmold, flushmount & nail fins
Understanding the various ways to finish the exterior of windows and doors is crucial for achieving the desired outcome. This blog entry explores different finishing options and provides visual comparisons to guide you through the selection process.

Is it time to replace your old windows?

Understanding windows - Is it time to replace your windows?
In the last 15 years, window technology has advanced dramatically offering energy efficiencies that can save heating & cooling COSTS and increase the year-round comfort level within the home. If big energy is running off with your money, maybe its time for a change?