Here are a few blog articles that will help guide your purchase of doors and windows: see how the purchasing process works, how to choose your window models and materials and even how to take measurements before placing your product order. We will also help you prepare for your door and window installation and much more! 

Bien choisir la couleur de ses fenêtres : 4 trucs et astuces (french only)

Bien choisir la couleur de ses fenêtres : 4 trucs et astuces (french only)

Selon la mode et les dernières tendances, différents coloris ont la cote en matière de produits de fenestration. La couleur des portes et fenêtres est devenue un élément déco en soi. Puisque celle-ci influence l’esthétique globale de votre maison, il est important de bien l’agencer à son style, que ce dernier soit contemporain, champêtre ou victorien.

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Installation de portes et fenêtres : se préparer en 4 étapes (french only)

Installation de portes et fenêtres : se préparer en 4 étapes (french only)

Vos toutes nouvelles portes et fenêtres sont commandées et vous attendez le jour « J » avec impatience? Nous vous comprenons, rien de tel qu’une fenestration au goût du jour — et à haut rendement énergétique — pour revamper une maison. Comment pouvez-vous vous préparer en attendant que celles-ci soient livrées et installées? Voici les 4 étapes que nous vous conseillons pour une installation sans mauvaise surprise et en toute tranquillité d’esprit.

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Achat de portes et fenêtres : processus et prise en charge (french only)

Achat de portes et fenêtres : processus et prise en charge (french only)

Soyons honnêtes, le remplacement de portes et fenêtres est une rénovation majeure. À long terme, ce sera assurément un investissement très rentable. À court terme, cependant, il est possible d’avoir quelques insécurités envers un projet d’une telle ampleur. Voici comment se déroule habituellement un processus d’achat de portes et fenêtres. Soyez rassuré, chez Vaillancourt, nous prenons en charge nos clients à travers toutes les étapes!

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What type of window should I choose?

What type of window should I choose?

Have you ever noticed that the same house can often have different types of windows installed? Depending on the location and function of a room, certain windows may be more appropriate because of their specific properties.

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What material should I choose for my windows?

What material should I choose for my windows?

Finally ready to start your renovations? If you’ve already chosen your contractor, set your budget and taken your measurements, you’re now ready to go shopping for your products.

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What kind of budget should I set aside for purchasing doors & windows?

What kind of budget should I set aside for purchasing doors & windows?

It's spring! This is the season of choice for beginning renovation projects or even constructing new homes. Inevitably, you will have to head to a store to choose your doors and windows. What are the costs associated with these purchases and what kind of budget should we set aside?

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Taking accurate measurements: a must when shopping for doors and windows

Taking accurate measurements: a must when shopping for doors and windows

As soon as the snow starts to melt, many people take that as a sign to start getting their house ready for spring. If you were bothered by cold drafts over the winter, if mold appeared around your openings, or if your doors and windows are getting stiff, maybe it’s time you consider replacing them!

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6 things you should know when purchasing windows

6 things you should know when purchasing windows

Buying windows for a renovation or construction project is an essential investment. After all, the style of your home and your long-term comfort depend on it! Here is a list of things to consider before buying your windows, for clearer decision-making.

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Tips from a pro: choosing new windows

Tips from a pro: choosing new windows

Choosing new windows is a major decision, particularly given the number of years we hope to keep them. The secret to making the right choice is to be well informed. The following is an interview with the Director of Sales and Marketing at Vaillancourt Doors and Windows.

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