Snowball fights, ice skating and hot chocolate – winter has officially arrived. As great as these winter activities may be, the cold weather unfortunately has an undeniable impact on your home’s windows and doors. From swelling and warping to condensation and drafts, here are the most common windows and doors issues that you may experience […]
No matter what time of the year it is, it’s always a good time to think about the condition and maintenance of your windows and doors. Any air or water leaks could result in a huge expense for homeowners, not only in energy but also protection. If you’re not happy with the condition or appearance of […]
When was the last time you really looked at your windows? No, not through them, we mean at them. Although windows are designed to bring natural light into your home and provide a means of ventilation, without proper care, they will likely wear out and need to be replaced. Basic maintenance methods apply to all […]
Many homeowners are looking to minimize their household costs and turning to installing energy efficient windows within their homes to help with these costs. When it comes to energy efficient windows, the benefits you reap are endless starting with the fact that they reduce your energy costs while increasing your home’s overall value and your […]
Every homeowner needs to replace their windows at some point and this can be a large upfront cost. Luckily, with Dayside Windows and Doors, there is a way to save some money by purchasing windows that are Energy Star® certified and participating in the various cost-saving programs we offer.
What is Energy Star®?
This certification is the […]
To repair or replace? It’s the question that we all ask about many other things that we own, including our home’s windows. Deciding whether to repair or replace your windows really boils down to what is causing the problem. We have put together some common scenarios below and what the Dayside Windows and Doors expert […]
You have just picked out your new windows from Dayside Windows and Doors and you have called to schedule your installation appointment. Things are coming together nice and quick. But did you know that there are actually a few things that you can do as the client to best prepare the installation area? Here are […]
Updated May 24, 2018
Changing your windows can be a huge project, and a lengthy process since you want to be sure you’re choosing the right ones. Especially when you’ll be looking through those windows for the next 10 plus years. With the spring weather here, now is the perfect time to consider updating and replacing […]
When homeowners shut their houses off to the outside world, they can make their home, and their moods, feel smaller, dimmer and gloomier. Making the most of daylight can not only improve the environment of your home and reduce your utility bill, but it can actually influence and impact your energy, your metabolism and your […]
When it comes to purchasing and installing new windows, many homeowners consider vinyl windows because they come in an assortment of sizes, styles, and colours. They offer great insulation and they can actually be very easy to maintain giving them the ability to look great long after they are installed. However, whenever you invest in […]