The simplicity of a non-operational picture window makes it the most versatile, most economical, highly energy-efficient window type available. Picture windows also offer the largest available format of all windows types - up to 35 square foot.
Whether you're replacing existing windows, or building a new home, our picture windows are custom-sized to your house to maximise energy-efficiency and home comfort.
All of our window products are Energy Star approved, in fact many of our window products have been highly rated on the Energy Star's Most Efficient Window Products list for many years now.
You bet it does! When you buy windows, a significant portion of the possible energy savings comes from the glass. So when you are comparing quotes, make sure to compare the glass as well. Less expensive glass solutions will cost you more in energy costs in the long run and you'll probably run into other issues.
Below is a typical comparison of glass energy efficiencies. Want to know more about window energy efficiency? Check out our energy efficiency stories in our blog.
Every North Star picture window features S Class Super Spacer construction for quiet, energy-efficient performance as well as standard Low-E glass to minimize heat loss in winter and heat gain in summer - these windows are perfect for the Ottawa climate. For even better performance, our windows can also be ordered with optional triple-glazing and Krypton gas.
On their own, or in combination with other types of operating windows North Star's picture windows have a contoured profile design to help increase the viewing area from inside your home.
North Star's windows are tested and certified by Canadian Standards Association and comply with American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) standards.
Our Del Bayview line of picture window features architecturally bevelled welded frames and precision mitred welded corners that provide a superior maintenance-free PVC exterior.
When you contract us to install your windows, we've got you covered for life. You’ll never have to think about replacing or repairing your windows ever again.
Come visit our showroom in Richmond and talk to the friendly, knowledgeable staff. We’ll help you choose a solution that’s right for your specific needs, maximizing your aesthetic and budgetary requirements. Call for a free at-your home consult and quote.
For your convenience we offer after-hours showroom appointments during the week and on weekends so you can see samples of our products.
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