Why it's important to take condensation seriously

Ice buildup on patio door due to condensation - hard wood floor damage
It's easy to ignore the effects of condensation on windows, after all what's a little water? Although sometimes it looks like nothing is happening, it is only a matter of time before the compounding little droplets of water make their way into places you cannot see.

How to prevent condensation problems

Three steps that you can take to try prevent condensation issues from occurring in your home.

It's not always your window's fault.

What does it take in today’s window technology to become a climate fighter?

What does it take in today’s window technology to become a climate fighter?
Windows are an important element in the passive solar management of your home, providing heating, cooling, and lighting. The basic strategy is to maximize solar heat gain in winter, minimize it in summer, and decrease the annual cost of heating, cooling and electricity.

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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.

What's to know about buying vinyl sliding patio doors

What's to know about sliding patio doors
The same technology that has evolved vinyl windows over the last 10 years, has also evolved vinyl sliding patio doors. There's so much more to offer in sliding door options to make maintenance easier, make doorways safer and more secure. And increase the aesthetics in your home. Here's a quick guide to what you should know when buying vinyl sliding doors.

Professional Window Installation, does it matter?

This is definitely the era of the do-it-yourselfers. With online videos, tutorials and step-by-step installations that guide you every step of the way, it's hard not to consider taking tools into your own hands. After all, in theory, how hard can it be?

The do's and don'ts of vinyl window cleaning

Window cleaning tips
There's a right and wrong way to do everything, even when cleaning vinyl windows. Here are a few not-so-obvious tips that could help make your window cleaning safer, more efficient and even easier.

Pins to spark the window imagination

Pinterest
Thinking about replacing your windows, here's a bunch of ideas that may inspire your choice of window type or even window treatment!