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Leaking Windows When It Rains: What To Look Out For

When you hear that there’s rain in the forecast, do you excitedly anticipate a relaxing day indoors as a gentle shower traces a path down the outside of your windows? Or, do you start to round up the buckets and towels to mop up the water that will inevitably leak inside? No matter the season, …

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Window Shopping: What to Look for in Replacement Windows

Window shopping used to be a special family activity. Holidays memories were made with children peering through windows of city storefront displays and putting together their “wish lists” with all their favourite toys. Today’s window shopping for adults can be just as exciting and overwhelming. With the many choices available for replacement windows—energy efficiencies, high-tech …

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How to Keep Windows Looking Like New

How to Keep Your Windows Looking Like New

When was the last time you really looked at your windows? Not through them, at them? While they were designed to bring natural light into your home and provide a means of ventilation, without proper care, your home’s windows will likely wear out prematurely and need to be replaced. If you’re like many homeowners, you …

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Top 3 Window Styles To Revamp Your Master Bedroom

If you have already started thinking about a window replacement project, you’ll probably realize that the same window style won’t work across the whole house. Different windows are best suited for different rooms depending on what the room is used for, where it is located in the house, and even which side relative to the Sun the window will be on. Don’t worry we’ll explain.

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Century Evolution of Replacement Windows

Century Evolution of Replacement Windows

For centuries, man has recognized the need for windows. Whether they were a simple opening used to promote ventilation, a roughly covered area to get the jump on unwanted company, or a glazed pane used to enhance the aesthetics of the building, windows have been a useful component to the home. As we’ve seen throughout …

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Energy Efficient Windows

5 Essentials for Choosing Energy-Efficient Windows

You’ve heard it said, “They don’t make things like they used to.” Well, that’s true for windows too, and that’s a good thing. New, energy-efficient windows help budget-conscious homeowners keep heating and cooling costs down while improving the overall comfort, aesthetics and curb appeal of their home. New replacement windows come in a variety of …

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Best Glass Cleaner Solution For Your Windows and Patio Doors

One of the main reasons vinyl is such an attractive material to window manufacturers and homeowners is that compared to wood, it requires a lot less maintenance over time. When manufactured from quality PVC, your windows are supposed to maintain their look and colour for over 25 years. Unlike wood, vinyl windows require just a wipe …

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VIDEO: Why Casement Windows Are The Best Windows You Can Get

When it comes to choosing replacement windows for your home, you often have a choice of products that match different budgets. There are two main types of windows: crank and sliding. Crank windows are more expensive but are also more efficient. Slider windows are cheaper but don’t have the same efficiency performance as crank windows. …

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Comprehensive Replacement Window Buying Guide

Home improvement projects, in general, can be a little intimidating. Have you ever brought in a contractor to give you an estimate on work and felt as if he were speaking another language? Unfortunately, unless you’re familiar with the terminology of the products and services you are purchasing, it may be difficult to understand what …

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