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Awning Windows in Calgary

Along with casements and sliders, awning windows are one of the most popular choices for replacement projects in Calgary. Awning windows are designed and operate in the same way as casement windows, except they open vertically while casement windows turn horizontally to open. We previously compared casement and slider windows based on their performance. A …

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Egress Casement Windows: It’s All In The Hinge

We’ve previously written about all the great benefits that make casement windows the go-to choice for most Canadian customers. One big benefit is that these windows can serve as exits in the event of emergency and are therefore ideal of use in bedrooms and living spaces. Check out: Why Casements Are Possibly The Best Windows …

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Awning Windows in Regina

Which window style is the most efficient for the harsh Saskatchewan climate? Most homeowners in Regina and the prairies rely on casement style windows when they want maximum efficiency and comfort. At this point you may be asking what does this have to with awning windows? Very simple, casement and awning windows are actually the …

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Slider Windows in Winnipeg

Are slider windows warm enough for the Manitoba climate? Although slider windows aren’t as efficient as casement style windows, they can still provide acceptable levels of performance in your home. As long as you get windows from the right company. So how can you tell the difference? We’ll explain and break it down further in …

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Slider Windows in Calgary

Although slider windows are not as efficient as casements, they are still a very popular choice with homeowners in Calgary. What sliders lack in performance ratings compared to crank windows, they very well make up in their price. And even though they are a cheaper option, most slider windows still meet climate requirements for harsh …

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Slider Windows in Edmonton

What should you know about slider windows? Key points: Although slider windows don’t perform as well as casements, they cost less and still provide acceptable levels of performance. When comparing slider windows consider BOTH their heat loss conductivity (U-Factor) and energy rating (ER) for a true sense of how the window performs. Because slider windows …

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Bay Windows: Beware The Hidden Costs

In our posts, we often talk about how good window replacement companies should never offer you a quote only to ask for more money once the project commences. Practices like that are a sign of shady businesses. A good project consultant should be able to quote the project accurately before the contract is signed. There is, however, …

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4 Advantages of Patio Doors Over Garden Doors

When investing in a renovation project, most homeowners tend to replace windows and doors together. And more often than not, this means doors at the back of the house as well. And while with most entry doors it is about security and protection, there are definitely some options when it comes to the back door. …

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The Difference Between Hopper and Awning Windows

Picking windows for each of the rooms in your house is a process that should go beyond the look of the product. The direction the windows are facing, the kind of room, and even which way the windows should open, are all important contributing factors to the levels of comfort, light, and ventilation your in …

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