When to replace windows / Discussions

How do you know when its time to replace windows?

...to but its going to be at least 15k that I’d rather not spend if I don't have to. Thanks in advance. Windows need to be pretty bad in order to justify a full re...

Posted by Ted Dec. 11, 2017, 12:50 p.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses

Can I reclaim old triple slider windows?

...to do about old leaky windows is a common one, so we have a page all about it, have a read here - How do you know when to replace windows and when to repair t...

Posted by Keanan Toews Jan. 20, 2019, 1:01 p.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses

Which exterior insulation is best to create at thermal break in an bungalow in Alberta?

...to replace the single pane wood frame windows when updating the outside of our home. Located in northern Alberta. Hey Rebekah, I think effectively you answered ...

Posted by Rebekah Barnes Jan. 17, 2020, 10:07 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses

How do you replace windows in a double stud wall house?

...When to replace windows and when to repair them In order to be able to carry the load and transfer it to the support members on either side, it needs to be si...

Posted by Sasha June 25, 2018, 10:25 p.m. Windows and doors 3 Responses

Is it worth investing in triple-pane windows?

...replacement we would recommend a quick read of our page about when to replace windows and when to fix them to be sure you really need to. Sometimes they aren’t ...

Posted by K.P. July 8, 2017, 12:39 p.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses

What is the most comfortable heating system for a home?

...windows will be more comfortable, even when you aren’t close to the heat source. If you find you cool off when you step too far from a radiator, I suspect that ...

Posted by Catharine Jans Dec. 11, 2017, 11:25 a.m. Heating with electricity 1 Responses

Should I replace my geothermal system with a gas boiler?

...windows, R50 attic insulation, etc. However, the coax coil in the geothermal system has rusted out which I understand the system need to be replaced. It also ...

Posted by Lawrence Brusnyk Oct. 31, 2018, 8:07 p.m. Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 1 Responses

What is the best way to seal around windows?

...to start is our page about How to Install Windows & Doors Correctly that includes a DIY window installation video , have a look there. But what you are consider...

Posted by Bryan Squirrell Oct. 8, 2019, 8:53 p.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses

How to insulate an apartment you don't own?

...to use for the winter. I would check the weather stripping around the door, that may need to be replaced, which again, one would hope is something a landlord ...

Posted by Teresa Cunningham Oct. 21, 2019, 3 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses