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The Winner of our 2018 Contest
And the winner is… drum roll please… Isabelle Major from Laval, Quebec! Isabelle was surprised and delighted to learn that she was the official winner of our 2018 Win $10,000 in Windows and Doors Contest. She came to meet us and ...
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A contrast that is worth the cost
See how the colour on windows has a direct impact on the style of a house. This elegant Lorraine property has been revamped with new contrasting black windows and doors, a bold renovation with a magnificent result! We note here ...
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Why choose aluminum windows?
Looking to update your windows? You should know that aluminum windows are a smart, and popular, choice. With an appealing design, easy maintenance and good thermal insulation, they offer a wide range of benefits that discerning consumers enjoy. Let’s take a ...
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What are brickmoulds?
When you install replacement windows, it is not always the glass and the frame that are implicated. Brickmoulds may also be needed. When replacing an existing window, the new window may not have exactly the same dimensions as the old window, ...
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What Makes A Window Energy-efficient?
What makes a window energy-efficient? It’s easy to say that a window is energy-efficient, but it’s important to understand why… An energy-efficient window is the sum of its components: The sealed unit (thermopane) The sealed glass unit in a window is referred to ...
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What are spacers in windows?
The spacer is the element which separates the two glass panes of the thermal windows (or the 3 glass panes in a triple window). It is a rigid element generally accompanied by a sealant. The quality of spacers can vary ...
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What is a hybrid window?
A hybrid window is a window in which the outer and inner frames are made from different materials. At Solarcan, our hybrid windows are made of aluminum on the outside and PVC or wood on the inside. WHY CHOOSE ALUMINUM-PVC HYBRID WINDOWS? Since ...
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