Energy Star Windows & Doors: Understanding What This Means

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It’s costing more and more every year to heat and cool Ontario homes and that’s why It’s never been more beneficial to install energy-efficient doors and windows. Fully insulated and engineered with advanced materials, modern doors, and windows seal your home from the elements, helping your HVAC regulate and maintain temperatures more easily. Windows and…

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Why is my Door Sticking? And How to Fix it

A door sticking is one of those common problems that can drive you up the wall. It can be even more frustrating if you need to keep the door closed to keep kids and pets indoors.  The reason your door is sticking is often due to a few simple issues. It’s typically an easy fix…

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Single Hung vs. Double Hung Windows

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There is no right or wrong choice when choosing between single hung vs double hung styles for new windows. However, we want you to be prepared and be armed with the right information about choosing a single hung vs double hung window. Keep reading to learn about the similarities and differences between a single-hung window…

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How to Fix Drafty Windows and Doors

Whether the wind is howling to no end, or there’s only a slight breeze, you don’t want any air getting escaping from your windows and doors. This is especially true for exceptionally hot and cold days. When the elements are able to enter your home, it’s really getting into your wallet, as it will cost…

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How to Measure Windows for Replacement

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If you are looking to replace your windows, then knowing how to measure windows for replacement is a must. Why? Without doing the proper research and measurements, you could end up ordering the wrong-sized windows that won’t fit your home, and they may not be square enough. Not only will this be a waste of…

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Window Ideas for Each Room of the House

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Choosing the right windows for your home can be tricky. It takes some knowledge of the industry and serious time considering what you want out of your next set of windows.  Since each room in your home serves a different purpose for your family, you need to separately consider what windows will work best in…

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Why do my Windows Make a Popping Sound?

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Why do windows make a popping sound? You’re probably so familiar with them by now that you just tune them out, but there are measures you can take to correct this. Sure it could be a tree branch tapping on the glass or rain drops rapping against the window – but if your windows are…

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How to Fix a Broken Window Seal

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If you have windows with double or even triple panes of glass, you have made the right choice for your home. You’re going to cut energy costs, make your home more comfortable for your family, and have a better connection with the outdoors. But this only works if all of the seals are working as…

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Benefits of Tempered Glass Windows

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When it’s time to upgrade your windows, consider choosing the tempered glass. Not only are you increasing the level of security and safety in your home, but you are also increasing the lifespan of your windows. Tempered glass is made from strong glass with exceptional clarity. But how do you know if tempered glass is…

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Casement vs Awning Windows

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Getting your windows replaced is a big decision. You have to choose something that fits your lifestyle and your budget. Two of the most popular window types right now are casement and awning windows. But how do you know which one is right for you? This guide will go in depth covering the pros, cons,…

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