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Not all windows are full of hot air. Not any more!

There are lots of things that make one window better than the other​ and long gone are the days that multi-pane windows were filled with air. Today's windows are filled with gas and choosing the right gas could make a noticeable difference to your home's comfort, energy costs and your wallet.

Window spacers, what's the difference?

When it comes to the energy-efficiency of a multi-pane window, do window spacers really make that much of a difference? Some would argue it's the most important component of a window.

Casement vs Hung vs Sliding vs Awing Windows

Pros and Cons of different Operational Windows
If you're considering the replacement of your home's windows and pondering which type of operational window will best serve your needs, here are a few points that may help you make the right decision.

Sash vs No Sash

Sash vs no sash - interior and exterior views
When you are considering the overall look of a window, choosing the right sash option could dramatically affect the lighting and aesthetics of your home. This article may show the sash in a new light.

Window Efficiency by Window Type

Does the type of window you choose really matter when you are trying to maximize the energy-efficiency of your home? That's a good question!

Finding the best window replacement warranty

The best window warranty in the business
There are many window replacement and installation companies in and around the Ottawa area that claim they have the best window warranty in the business. So what does this really mean?

The battle of the panes - double vs triple glazing

triple-glaze vs double-glaze
If you are going through the process of having your windows replaced, you'll hear conflicting arguments for or against triple-glazed verses double-glazed windows.

Vinyl window colour, there is a difference!

If you are considering the purchase of exterior colour vinyl windows, not all window manufacturers use the same process, and there could be a trade-off - broad colour selection vs durability.

Builders grade vs premium grade windows

Builder grade  verses Premium grade vinyl windows - can you tell the difference?
If you are looking to replace your windows and you're shopping around, you may have heard the terms "Builders Grade Windows" and "Premium Grade Windows". Can you see the difference?

Energy Star window specifications - Comparing Products

When making decisions on who to buy your windows from, the comparative information is easy to find. However, it can be a little overwhelming to deal with.