The living room is the centerpiece of your home. This is where you unwind after a hard day at work, relax with your family and entertain guests. That’s why it is so important for your living room windows to not only look great, but they also have to provide maximum comfort and energy efficiency, especially if you live in Canada. As an experienced company for windows replacement in Winnipeg and Toronto, we can safely say that, when it comes to living room windows, there are no better than vinyl windows. With the many window options available, you are sure to find the right option for your home.
Vinyl windows will not only give your home an improved, stylish look, but they will also help you save on those high energy bills with advanced features such as Low-e coating or double/triple panes for maximum energy preservation. Given that the winters in Canada can reach extremely low temperatures, the advanced technology applied in the production of our factory direct windows makes them the best choice for improving the comfort of your home. Below is everything you need to know about our vinyl windows replacement from our experts in Toronto and Winnipeg. You can always get in touch with our team if you have more questions. We would be more than happy to help you.
Choosing the right windows for your home is not an easy task, and there are many factors you should consider before you decide which ones are the best option for your home. We’re here to break down the very essentials that you should take into account and to help you make the best possible choice for your home. Here are some of the things to consider:
|Window Type||Maximum Width (inches)||Maximum height (inches)|
|Single Slider (Double Pane)||78||54|
|Single Slider (Triple Pane)||78||54|
|Double Slider (Double Pane)||78||54|
|Double Slider (Triple Pane)||72||48|
|Single Hung (Double Pane)||49||80|
|Single Hung (Triple Pane)||45||78|
|Double Hung (Double Pane)||49||78|
|Double Hung (Triple Pane)||48||68|
|Casement (Double Pane)||38||78|
|Casement (Triple Pane)||36||78|
|Awning (Double Pane)||48||60|
|Awning (Triple Pane)||50||50|
|✓ Kitchen||$340 - $1200|
|✓ Living Room||$1200 - $5000|
|✓ Bedroom||$450 - $1500|
|✓ Basement||$240 - $640|
|✓ En Suite||$500 - $1500|
|✓ Family Room||$1000 - $3000|
|✓ Foyer (entrance hall)||$900 - $2500|
There are many reasons why black windows are a great choice for your home, and they are quickly growing in popularity. Black window frames are a great option when you want to add a bold design statement to your home's exterior and create a focal point in any room they're in. Black windows perfectly complement modern, farmhouse, and industrial home themes. As well, they are a good choice for homeowners who are trying to showcase a modern look in their traditional home. Black interior windows are especially good for use in rooms with lighter coloured walls, so the contrast between the two helps to create a dramatic effect. Black window frames can also be used in rooms with darker coloured walls, but you will need to take extra care to ensure that the overall effect does not look too dark. Black windows are the way to go when you are looking to:
✓ Create a modern look ✓ Make a dramatic statement ✓ Accentuate a beautiful view ✓ Create a focal point
Black front doors are a bold way to make a statement about your house and your sense of style. Entry doors are the first thing guests see when they arrive at your home, so it's important that it creates a good impression. A black exterior door is a bold choice that conveys strength and energy, which is why it makes such a great first impression. They add a bold, dramatic touch to any space, and create beautiful contrast to light-colored interiors. Black-on-black designs are becoming more popular and create a sleek design for your home. This being said, black front doors pair best with white, beige, light tan, and brick homes. When you're looking for a black door for your home, we can help you!
As buildings account for a large portion of Canada's greenhouse gas emissions, it is important to make them as energy-efficient as possible. The Canada Greener Homes Grant helps Canadians afford the costs of making their homes more energy-efficient, thus reducing emissions and supporting environmental goals. The grant covers up to a maximum of $5,000 per household. Eligible costs include those related to energy-efficiency assessments, insulation, air sealing, ductwork, heating and cooling systems, windows, and doors. To receive the grant, Canadians must first complete an application which can be found on the Government of Canada website.
|✓ Bay Window||$2,000-$4,800|
|✓ Bow Window||$2,900-$5,000|
|✓ Casement Window||$420-$1,100|
|✓ Awning Window||$420-$1,100|
|✓ Fixed Casement Window||$350-$850|
|✓ Single Slider Tilt Window||$400-$950|
|✓ Double Slider Tilt Window||$420-$1,000|
|✓ Single Hung Tilt Window||$410-$970|
|✓ Double Hung Tilt Window||$420-$970|
|✓ Hopper Window||$400-$800|
|✓ Tilt and Turn Window||$540-$1200|
|✓ Triple glass windows||+18% to 23%|
Experience the protection, energy efficiency, and the reduced energy bills of Northshield's triple glass windows. Our triple pane windows have 2 layers of air between the glasses, instead of the standard one layer. This triple glazing helps increase the thermal performance of your windows, by keeping the air temperature inside the home at consistent temperatures. Triple-glazed windows are available on selected types of windows and the average additional cost will be around 18% to 23%. Get Your Free In-Home Estimate.
|Windows||25 years||25 years||25 years||None||15 years||10 years|
|Entry Doors||10 years||5 years||10 years||5 years||10 years||10 years|
|Sliding Doors||25 years||5 years||10 years||5 years||15 years||10 years|
|Storm Doors||25 years||1 year||1 year||None||1 year||1 year|
As a general thought, you should keep in mind that you will likely have to get a combination of an operable+inoperable window for your living room in order to get better control over air flow and lighting.
Slider windows also offer numerous customization options and are a popular choice for windows replacement in Winnipeg and Toronto. At NorthShield Windows and Doors, we offer top quality slider windows that offer ease of operation and high control over air flow. Single slider tilt windows are a great option for your home. These windows are operated by a single sash, and they tilt inward for easy cleaning. They feature heavy duty triple weather stripping and a full interlocking system to maximize air tightness. Double slider tilt windows also offer enhanced control over air flow and a clear, unobstructed view. In addition, this window also comes equipped with co-extruded flexible seals to eliminate leaks, and a full interlocking system for improved security.
Because of their beautiful shape and design, bow windows are a great option for living room windows replacement. With a slight arc in the opening, bow windows allow for excellent control over airflow, while preserving energy and keeping your home comfortable all year round. Plus, they improve the curb appeal of the home significantly.
Our factory direct windows come in a wide variety of colours to match your style, and there are numerous customization options that you can take advantage of. For example, we offer window grills and interior finishings to achieve a more stylish look, and our advanced windows offer various operating mechanisms that will make window cleaning a breeze. Our windows include lots of energy efficient and customization options:
At NorthShield Windows and Doors, we offer a huge selection of high-quality, factory direct, energy efficient windows and doors. Our windows are not only known for their stylish features and high quality, but they also offer the latest in durability, design and security. Here are just some of the reasons why we are your best choice for living room windows replacement: