It's not always easy to make heads or tails of various window styles and characteristics. We've decided to help you by explaining a few principles: What is a hybrid window? What is the complete window made of? How should we choose windows for country-style or more modern homes? Find the answers to these questions and much more in our articles.
How soundproof are your windows?
Tolerance for sound (what we hear) or noise (unwanted sound) varies depending on the listener and the circumstances. Someone living in a metropolitan area may be more forgiving of road noise like engines, horns and emergency sirens, while others may view such sounds as a major disturbance.Read the article
What is a hybrid window?
We often hear the word "hybrid" in the automobile, bicycle and engineering industries. But when we use the term for windows, do you know what it means?Read the article
Choosing windows that fit your home's style
When we decide to renovate the windows, 4 criteria are essential: strength, durability, energy efficiency and, of course, style. It is out of the question to bypass style, because windows add undeniable charm to our home! Follow the advice we offer to gain the admiration of everyone in your neighbourhood.Read the article
The 7 elements of window anatomy
When we look at our windows, we primarily see the frame, glass and, if present, the screen. However, to ensure your comfort and your home's insulation, additional elements must be added to these 3 basic ones. For Vaillancourt Doors and Windows' 70th anniversary, we are lifting the veil on one of our flagship products by presenting 7 of its components.Read the article