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What is a Casement Window? Get the Facts

Are you in the process of remodeling your home and are trying to decide what style of window? Have you considered casement windows? What are casement windows and how are they different from other styles of windows? Do they provide security and are they energy efficient? Get the facts about crank style windows Edmonton to determine if they are the right choice for your home. Keep reading to find out the pros and cons of this style of window. What is [...]

What is a Casement Window? Get the Facts2020-03-31T10:03:42-06:00

Turning a Window Into a Door for a Patio or Balcony

Have you considered converting that window in your sun room to a patio door? Wouldn’t you love a balcony in your master bedroom? What do you need to do before turning a window into a door? Of course, you will want to purchase the door materials from a reputable windows and doors Edmonton company to ensure that you are getting quality products. Turning a Window into a Door: All You Need to Know The following article will show you how to [...]

Turning a Window Into a Door for a Patio or Balcony2020-03-31T10:02:41-06:00

How to Refinish Fiberglass Doors: Improve the Look of Your Home

Fiberglass entry doors can do a lot to improve the overall quality of your home. Not only are they energy-efficient, but they can improve the look of the exterior of your home. However, as they age, they will require a bit of upkeep. This is not difficult if you know how to refinish fiberglass doors. This article contains expert tips on refurbishing fiberglass doors. If they are no longer energy-efficient, you might want to replace them with new exterior doors. But if they are in good [...]

How to Refinish Fiberglass Doors: Improve the Look of Your Home2020-03-02T07:21:34-07:00

Pro Tips on How to Install a Replacement Window

Now that winter is almost over, you may be thinking about window replacement. Need some tips on how to install a replacement window in your Edmonton area home? The following guide is full of pro tips on how to install new windows. You might want to replace your windows Edmonton if they are no longer energy-efficient. If you are noticing more drafts in your home or your energy bills have multiplied a great deal, it might be time to upgrade to a vinyl window. Today's vinyl [...]

Pro Tips on How to Install a Replacement Window2020-03-02T07:21:10-07:00

Easy DIY Fixes for Crank Windows for Edmonton Area Homeowners

As the crank windows in our homes see a lot of use, they tend to get stuck or have other issues. Some of these can easily be remedied, while others may require some expert help.  We have provided a list of fixes for crank-style windows that you can try before you call for help from a professional Edmonton windows company. They can advise you if the window can be fixed or if it is indeed time for partial or total window replacement. [...]

Easy DIY Fixes for Crank Windows for Edmonton Area Homeowners2020-02-03T08:38:31-07:00

How to Get Rid of Mold Around Windows

Mold around windows is not only an eyesore, but it can also cause major health issues as well as damage to the foundation of your home. If the problem is left untreated, it can lead to serious repercussions. However, there are ways to remove mold from your windows and other areas of your home. If the mold is between the window panes and not around the window itself, it could be a sign that window replacement Edmonton is needed. Continue reading for more information on how [...]

How to Get Rid of Mold Around Windows2020-02-03T08:34:25-07:00

How to Measure a Window for Replacement: Step by Step Outline for Edmonton Area Homeowners

If you are like most homeowners in the Edmonton area, you prefer to take on as many home improvement projects on your own as possible. This includes measuring your windows for window replacement. But do you know how to measure a window for replacement to ensure that you are ordering the correct size windows? If you do not measure your windows accurately, they will not fit into the window frame. You will then have to measure them again and reorder your windows Edmonton. Having to reorder [...]

How to Measure a Window for Replacement: Step by Step Outline for Edmonton Area Homeowners2020-01-02T06:40:10-07:00

How to Fix a Broken Window: Homeowner’s Guide to Window Repair

Not quite sure how to safely fix a broken window in your home? Do you want to try to replace it yourself without having to call a professional?  In some instances, you may be able to resolve the situation on your own. However, as working with broken glass is dangerous, you may have to contact your local windows company for total window replacement Edmonton. If you wish to avoid personal injury and further damage to the window, it is best to enlist the help of a [...]

How to Fix a Broken Window: Homeowner’s Guide to Window Repair2020-01-02T06:40:24-07:00

Guide on How to Install Replacement Vinyl Basement Windows

Learning how to install replacement vinyl basement windows on your own can save you a lot of money because you do not have to hire a professional. First, you must make sure that you are equipped with the proper tools. You will need a crowbar and a paint scraper to start with. Updating your basement window can be a good way to ensure that your family has an exit in case of an emergency. If you see any signs of rot or water damage, it is [...]

Guide on How to Install Replacement Vinyl Basement Windows2019-11-22T04:54:47-07:00

A Guide on How to Winterize Windows and Doors

Learning how to winterize windows and doors in your home can provide you with a lot of benefits. You would be surprised by how much drafty windows and doors can rack up your heating bills during the cold winter months. It is amazing how much winterization can help with the costs of heating during the winter. Taking a few small steps to winterize your doors and windows can allow you to enjoy a much warmer home. You will not have to worry about cold drafts running [...]

A Guide on How to Winterize Windows and Doors2019-11-22T04:54:19-07:00

Updated Information on Egress Window Requirements for Canadian Homeowners

In Canada, it is legally required by the National Building Code of Canada (NBCC) for every home with a basement to have at least one egress window. In addition, one egress window must be present in every bedroom to provide a quick and convenient escape in the event of an emergency.  Are you up-to-date on the specific requirements from the NBCC for egress style windows? If the windows in your bedroom or basement do not strictly adhere to these codes, you will have to opt for [...]

Updated Information on Egress Window Requirements for Canadian Homeowners2019-10-25T07:26:48-06:00

Standard Window Sizes and Styles: Guide for Canadian Homeowners

When shopping for windows for your home, it helps to have some basic knowledge about different styles, materials, and standard window sizes that are currently being offered. This information can help you make an educated decision when ordering your new windows. The following article provides useful information on average window designs and styles for replacement windows. This should make your decisions much easier when the time to make a final choice comes.  Standard Window Sizes and Styles Below you will find information on standard window sizes [...]

Standard Window Sizes and Styles: Guide for Canadian Homeowners2019-10-25T07:25:02-06:00

Condensation on Windows: Why It Is There and How to Prevent It

Condensation on windows can be an indicator that it is time to replace your windows. Besides, it can lead to mold growth, which can result in health problems if not resolved. So, how does one prevent recurring condensation on their Edmonton windows? Keep reading this blog to find out how condensation is formed as well as how to prevent it from happening again. The Truth about Condensation on Windows How Does Condensation Form on Windows in the First Place? To keep it simple, window condensation forms [...]

Condensation on Windows: Why It Is There and How to Prevent It2020-02-26T08:42:53-07:00

Outstanding Benefits of Triple Pane Windows

Are you in the process of ordering replacement windows for your home? Are you undecided about whether to purchase single, double, or triple pane windows? Windows with triple panes have many outstanding benefits that make them a sounder investment than their double or single-pane counterparts. Continue reading to find out the pros of triple pane windows for window replacement. 4 Reasons to Invest in Triple Pane Windows Outstanding Home Security Is the safety of your family your primary reason for replacing your windows? As the majority [...]

Outstanding Benefits of Triple Pane Windows2019-09-27T03:15:02-06:00

Mold on Windows: Tips for Removal and Prevention

While most people are not particularly fond of cleaning windows, it is an essential part of keeping your home sparkling clean and healthy. Dirty windows are not only unsightly, but they can also be unhealthy. Mold on windows can lead to serious health issues if not resolved in a timely manner. Dirt, dust, and other debris are fairly easy to clean. But, removing mold from windows can be quite tricky. In addition, moldy windows can be indicative that it is time for replacement windows. Read ahead [...]

Mold on Windows: Tips for Removal and Prevention2019-09-26T02:53:03-06:00