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Why choose aluminum windows?

April 22, 2018, 11:57 PM

Why choose aluminum windows?

Windows   Materials

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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How can I customize my windows?

April 22, 2018, 11:57 PM

How can I customize my windows?

Windows   Materials

New windows for your home represent a major purchase. When it comes time to purchase and install new windows, you want to customize them as much as possible. And there are many ways you can do this. Whether it's the choice of materials, glass, window sty...

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What are brickmoulds?

April 22, 2018, 11:57 PM

What are brickmoulds?

Windows   Materials

  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, and there m...

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Fiberglass entry door

April 22, 2018, 11:57 PM

Fiberglass entry door

Entry doors   Materials   Before / After

  Look at how replacing the front door of a home can completely change its look! The white steel door of this classic-style residence was replaced by a fiberglass door. In this case, our customer has chosen a oak country door with side panels and tran...

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What make a window energy-efficient?

April 22, 2018, 11:57 PM

What make a window energy-efficient?

Windows   Materials

  What make a window energy-efficient? It’s easy to say that a window is energy-efficient, but one has 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 refe...

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What are spacers in windows?

April 22, 2018, 11:57 PM

What are spacers in windows?

Windows   Materials

      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 from one manufacturer to another. ...

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What is a hybrid window?

April 22, 2018, 11:57 PM

What is a hybrid window?

Windows   Materials

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 aluminum is...

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