6 Ways in Which Entrance Doors Can Impact Your Home Financially

Entrance doors are the centrepiece in the exterior of a home. Behind their obvious functionality and style however, unexpected financial benefits may lie in wait. Entrance Doors are the Gateway to Unseen Benefits Your home is a sealed space, carefully constructed to stave off the elements, while keeping the interior comfortable and safe. There are… Read more about 6 Ways in Which Entrance Doors Can Impact Your Home Financially

Windows and Doors: 5 Things that Should Be in the Installer’s Contract

Many Toronto homeowners will have replacement doors and windows fitted this year, with the aim of improving the appearance of their properties, but not all of them will be happy with the results they achieve. Disagreements with contractors are one of the major sources of disappointment, which is why it is crucial to have a… Read more about Windows and Doors: 5 Things that Should Be in the Installer’s Contract

Design Possibilities with Vinyl Windows

Not so many years ago, vinyl windows were only manufactured in a handful of styles and almost all of them featured plain white frames. This meant they were only really suitable for contemporary homes with modern exteriors. However, the replacement windows industry has changed almost beyond recognition in the last couple of decades, with a… Read more about Design Possibilities with Vinyl Windows

How to Tell Good and Bad Replacement Windows Design Apart

All men may be created equal but all replacement windows are not. While there are a number of reputable replacement window manufacturers out there, there are an equal number of cut-throat discount manufacturers who know how to produce a window that looks like a quality product but begins to exhibit problems almost from the moment… Read more about How to Tell Good and Bad Replacement Windows Design Apart

New Window Installation? Don’t Neglect the Safety Aspect

Your window installation serves as an entry and exit point in your home, not only for people, but also for air, light, smoke, sound and so on. As such, they create an interesting conundrum for construction professionals – they must provide security and safety, yet they need to be highly accessible. They need to stop… Read more about New Window Installation? Don’t Neglect the Safety Aspect

Best Entry Doors for Security? We Compare a Few of the Options

Security is an important concern for all of us, whether you live out in the sticks or in the inner city of Toronto. We all want to avoid becoming the victims of a home invasion, and we are aware that the best way to do so is by securing our homes against unwanted intruders. The… Read more about Best Entry Doors for Security? We Compare a Few of the Options

Replacement Windows? Factors that Could Lower Your Household Insurance Premium

It’s obviously vital to ensure that your home is as safe and secure a place as it can possibly be, from the point of view of your family’s and your personal wellbeing. However, the same factors also influence how much you pay to insure your home, and they can reduce the amount you pay for… Read more about Replacement Windows? Factors that Could Lower Your Household Insurance Premium

Avoiding Windows and Doors Buying Hiccups: Have a Solid Plan

Buying windows and doors is something that seems simple enough on the face of it, but which actually has quite a lot of considerations that need to be made, including some pitfalls that must be avoided. It is important to work with suppliers and contractors who are local to the Toronto area, as they will… Read more about Avoiding Windows and Doors Buying Hiccups: Have a Solid Plan

Window Installation: Why Professionals are Worth their Money

While the DIY movement is laudable in many regards there are times and circumstances when the impulse to do it yourself at all cost should probably take a back seat to caution. Window installation is one of those times and there are a lot of reasons why that we’ll get into below. Before we begin… Read more about Window Installation: Why Professionals are Worth their Money

Are Vinyl Windows the Best Choice for Your Home?

Vinyl windows have become so popular that whenever the topic of replacement windows comes up people automatically assume you’re talking about vinyl. That’s both a testament to what vinyl brings to the table and a commentary on how little folks remember about the positive qualities of the alternative materials; notably wood and aluminum. Because no… Read more about Are Vinyl Windows the Best Choice for Your Home?