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Which types of windows work best for Passive Housing

  A High Performance Triple Glazed window is a critical component required to achieve up to 75% energy savings in a Passive House.   Why are quality windows so important? Number one, the thermal comfort of the occupants is directly impacted by the quality[...]

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How to choose the right window and door systems for your project

Useful Tips for Choosing the Right Exterior Window Style There is nothing more comforting than sitting inside your home and enjoying a gorgeous view with warm sunlight shining through. Whether you think about it or not your windows are one of the[...]

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What is the difference between Lift & Slide, Tilt & Glide and Folding (Bi-Fold) Doors

Lift and Slide Doors - The Lift and Slide Door is engineered for extra large openings to offer unobstructed views, seamless indoor-outdoor living, and abundant natural light- all without compromising our signature ease of operation, security and performance. Easy to Operate Hardware - The[...]

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The Benefits of European Windows and Doors over North American Windows and Doors

European windows and doors are becoming quite popular among residential and commercial developers in North America. There are a few good reasons for this but it can often be confusing to anyone who isn’t familiar with what sets European windows and doors[...]

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Advantages of European Tilt and Turn windows over North American Double-hung windows

Increased Energy Efficiency - It’s important to know that there is a purpose and reason behind why Europe is ahead of the window game and America plays catch-up. One main difference is energy cost and consumption. From fuel to electricity, energy is[...]

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What is energy efficient windows

Energy efficient windows are an important consideration for both new and existing homes. Heat gain and heat loss through windows are responsible for 25%–30% of residential heating and cooling energy use.  If you are selecting windows for new construction or to replace[...]

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What are the advantages of Lift & Slide doors over slide doors in a family home?

The lift & slide doors bring a whole lot of value & benefits with them for your living space. These modern doors not only add a great look to the interiors but even have many other advantages in terms of easy operational interface, better[...]

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Difference between LEED, Net Zero, and Passive House

The many movements and trends that have revolutionized the modern living standards are defined by different properties and purposes. This article will discuss several of the more popular green building techniques used in both residential and commercial applications and will explain the[...]

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Vinyl vs Aluminum Windows

Your windows allow light into your home, and they are your view to the world outside. Why cloud that with poor quality windows, or windows that do not meet your needs? One of the most important decisions you will make is whether[...]

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