Triple pane / Guides

When should you replace windows
Windows and doors

When should you replace old windows?

...panes, so after a repair, a double-pane window may perform more like a single-pane window. While they may be nicer to look through, they may perform worse than ...

Net Zero Energy home
Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing

Net Zero Energy house in Edmonton, Alberta

...Triple pane windows containing two coats of low e film, argon gas filled glazing with insulating spacers between panes. Net Zero Energy home © E...

Wood frame Triple-glazed, argon-filled windows in the Ecohome Demo House
Windows and doors

Choosing windows - which window frame? wood v aluminum v vinyl

...panes of glass in windows . Double-pane or double-glazed windows offer one interior cavity, usually filled with argon or krypton gas as an insulator. Triple-pan...

Net Zero Homes - Canada's first certified Net Zero House in BC
Green building certifications

The first Net Zero-labelled homes in Canada

...triple-pane high efficiency windows and doors for Zero Net Energy homes , with a Solar Heat Gain Coefficient [SHGC] of 0.18 and a North American Fenestration St...


Case Study: Kenogami House, Saguenay, Quebec

...triple pane, fibreglass framed, argon filled with an average R value of 4.5. Window glazing is 91% south facing to avoid heat loss and maximise solar heat gain....

How to choose Triple pane, high performance windows
Windows and doors

The best tips for buying windows

...pane or mid-level triple pane glazing. SHGC > 0,6. 3. The Difference choosing a Very high quality triple pane glazing and frame, entry-level Passivhaus certif...

Passive solar house design
Passive solar home design

Passive solar home design

...triple pane gas-filled windows with low-e coatings to ensure that the heat gained in the daytime outweighs the heat lost at night. It's important to keep in m...

Real estate

Real estate

...triple-pane Quality mechanical systems - iare they old or new? Check model numbers online for reviews and efficiency Some of the above items are fairly se...

Prefab Passive House & LEED Kit Homes for Sale in Ontario & North Eastern US
Concept and design

Prefab Passive House & LEED ready kit homes - the future of buying a new home?

...triple-pane windows transmit less sound than double pane). Chosen Triple-Glazed Window Brand: Elite doors and windows Low-maintenance exterior cladding ...

Skylights can be problematic in a high performance home
Windows and doors

Are skylights an asset or a liability?

...pane of glass, well-insulated frames and gas-filled chambers between panes. Relative Humidity (RH) is also a factor - condensation is worsened by higher level...

How radiant floors work
Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized

How to design for thermal comfort in a home

...pane and triple-pane window on a really cold night. Despite the monetary investment we make to buy a home and the amount of time we spend in it, true thermal ...