Window positioning is paramount to your home’s ambient living space. Well-placed windows can offer invigorating views and make your home a peaceful retreat. Homes that are being remodelled can take advantage of repositioning or adding windows—taking advantage of optimum viewpoints. Perhaps a tree has grown in and a current view no longer offers advantageous sunshine, or maybe placement of some… Read More
What is condensation?
Simply put condensation is a process by which a gas cools and becomes a liquid. In the case of windows, when warm, moist air comes into contact with cooler surfaces, the excess moisture in the air condenses. That’s because the cooled air next to the cool surface can’t hold as much moisture as the warmer surrounding air. An example of this is when a bathroom mirror “steams up” after a hot shower… Read More
How to make your home Energy Efficient
Becoming more energy efficient isn’t just for those of us who want to save the environment. Being energy efficient can really help your wallet. Whether it’s something as big as installing solar panels, or something as small as turning off the lights, when you cut back on how much energy you use, you save money. There are many steps you can take to make your home more energy efficient… Read More