Most frequent questions and answers
Yes. Years ago it was a problem because the caulking wouldn’t perform in cold weather. Now we have caulking that work in temperatures as low as -60. Installing on a nice winter day is no problem. If it’s too cold we simply reschedule for a nicer day.
Window installation times will vary depending on the size of the house, the number of windows and type of windows. Most jobs are completed within 1-2 days.
Our windows are manufactured in Winnipeg by Humphrey Windows. Humphrey is a Canadian company with over 60 years of manufacturing experience. Every window is custom made and made for our prairie winters.
Yes, we went the Humphrey Factory in Winnipeg to help design our doors for our harsh prairie winters. They have a custom double weather stripping to eliminate drafts, they are custom, reinforced fibreglass doors and frames so they are energy efficient and ultra secure.
There is a grant available it is;
Canada Greener Homes Initiative
What is available through the initiative
- Grants from $125 to $5,000
To get a part of your costs back for eligible home retrofits
- Up to $600
As a maximum contribution toward the total costs of your pre- and post-retrofit EnerGuide evaluations
- From $5,000 to $40,000
Interest-free loans with a repayment term of 10 years to help you undertake major home retrofits