The Different Styles of Window Replacements

window replacements

The time has come to replace your windows. But, did you know that there are dozens of different types, styles, and kinds of replacement windows to choose from? Bay to bow, sliding to double-hung – the options are virtually endless. Here’s what you need to know before you start your window replacement project. Which Window … Read More

Your Front Entrance Door Makes a Statement

front entrance door

Out of all the different areas in and on your home, few are more important than the front door. After all, the front entrance is the only part of your home that says something about the home’s interior and exterior style. The first thing visitors see, the front entrance is your home’s first impression. What … Read More

4 Exterior House Trends for 2019

exterior house trends for 2019

You know all about fashion trends, but did you know there’s a new wave of exterior house trends hitting the scene this year? From paint colors to material choices and beyond, these simple exterior home trends are making a splash around Canada right now: 1. Dark Exterior Colors Once upon a time, virtually every home … Read More

Health Benefits of Letting the Sunshine In

letting the sunshine in

A well-lit home: Not only is it beautiful but did you know it may also offer some serious health benefits? Sunlight lifts the mood and provides physical and psychological benefits you can’t afford to overlook. Here are a few of the largest: 1. Increased Vitamin D When you get enough natural sunlight in your home, … Read More

3 Signs It’s Time to Replace the Roof

signs your roof needs to be replaced

Your roof is your home’s first line of defense against everything from rain to snow. While roofs have a long lifespan (generally about 15-30 years, depending on material and asphalt quality), they don’t last forever. With that in mind, it’s smart to know the signs that indicate it’s time to replace your roof. If you’ve … Read More

What Are Energy-Efficient Windows?

Since the public has become more environmentally aware in recent years, it has put a lot of attention to energy usage throughout the world. One of the areas where energy usage has been thoroughly examined is in the common household. We already knew that a large portion of heat loss was due to insufficient insulation … Read More

3 Current Trends in Roofing Materials

Much like fashion, music, and film, the construction industry is also subject to trends. The 2010s have brought several housing trends that have already come and gone in recent years, with many remnants still seen throughout neighborhoods across the country. Below are some of the current trends that we are seeing emerging in the types … Read More

How Do You Know When It’s Time to Replace Insulation?

Everyone in colder climates knows how important having insulation is to keep a house at a comfortable temperature all year round, without sending your heating bill through the roof. However, some people are not aware that simply having insulation is not a guarantee that it is going to do a good job retaining a high … Read More

How to Lower Heating Costs with the Right Insulation

Unfortunately, a common issue that many homeowners face is a high heating bill in an effort to keep their house at a comfortable temperature. Or, they end up living through cold winter nights as they try to keep their heating bill down to a reasonable price. Luckily, there is a simple solution to this which … Read More