Monthly Archives: March 2014

Dress Up Your Scarborough Home with Interior Shutters

If you are looking for an alternative to fabric for a window treatment, interior shutters are an excellent choice. Prestige Interior PVC shutters provide a clean, modern look that is an excellent choice for a living room, bedroom, home office, or family room. This product is available in three configurations for your consideration: Integrated Shutter … Read More

Asphalt Shingle Comparison

Asphalt shingles are one of the most popular roofing materials used in Canada today. The quality of this type of material has evolved significantly over the past 10 years. New shingles will not only provide quality materials to protect your roof, but they now offer features that makes them a more environmentally-conscious choice than in … Read More

What You Need to Know About Insulating Your Home

A healthy house is one that is comfortable and well-insulated. It is warm in the winter and if you have air conditioning, it is cool in the summer. Some signs of insulation problems are: Cold walls and floors in the winter High heating costs Mould growing on walls (in winter) High cooling costs (in the … Read More

George Kent in the Press: eiei home

The simplest definition of a dream window is one that actually does everything you dreamt it would. You can read the entire article here.

George Kent in the Press: eiei home

Like houses in many heritage towns – areas which seek to support and reclaim both the history and design artistry that speak of architectural eras gone by – a worn 1850s Georgian cottage sat in disrepair on Mill Street, in Milton, Ontario. With an approach to maintaining the historic integrity of the property, veteran home … Read More

George Kent in the Press: eiei home

Wayne Palmer from George Kent Home Improvement in a recent interview with EiEiHome stated, “We love talking about the changes in the window industry because we were actually there 63 years ago and have watched the window industry evolve.” You can view the entire article here.

George Kent in the Press: eiei home

Wayne Palmer has been in the window and door industry for over 40 years. Prior to working in the home improvement industry, he worked as the Ontario General Manager for Alcan Building Materials which is now known as Gentek Building Products. In 2000, Wayne left Alcan and acquired Minard Home Improvement. You can view the … Read More

George Kent in the Press: eiei home

EiEiHome spoke to the experts at Enerview Windows to learn more about what to look for when purchasing and replacing windows. They described some common issues that homeowners may have with their windows and told us when it might be a good idea to consider replacing old with new. You can view the entire article here.

Protect Your Eavestroughs Against Clogging

No one looks forward to cleaning dirt, leaves and other debris out of their eavestroughs. Using a trough protection product like  Alu-rex eliminates this chore altogether and you avoid gutter clogs that can cause other problems. Gutter-Clean System The Alu-rex Gutter Clean system is made for both existing rain gutters and new ones and will … Read More

How to Choose Vinyl Siding in Oshawa

If you want to give your home an updated, modern look, you may decide to install vinyl siding. Oshawa residents who choose this option will be getting the advantage of a home that will no longer require exterior painting every few years to keep it looking fresh. Once the new siding is put in place, … Read More