Top 7 <br />Questions<br />When Buying Home Windows<br />Tell Tale Signs and<br />Home Window<br />Facts<br />www.home-win...
1. What is R-Value?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
1.<br />What isR-Value?<br />A measure of the resistance to radiant heat (temperature) loss.<br />Example: A  fibreglass i...
2. What is U-Value?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
2.<br />What isU-Value?<br />A measure of how much heat flows through an object (Thermal Conductivity). The U-Vale is the ...
3. What is Ultra Violet (U/V) light?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
3.<br />What isUltra Violet (U/V) light?<br />Ultra Violet rays are found in everyday sunlight and the harmful rays cause ...
4. How can I tell if I need new windows?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
4.<br />How can I tell if I need new windows?<br />Difficult to open and close<br />Air leaking through or around the wind...
5. Are new windows a good investment if I plan to sell my home?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
5.<br />Arewindowsa good investment if I plan to sell my home?<br />Yes! In fact, not only will new windows make your home...
6. Why use heavy-duty stainless steel hardware?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
6.<br />Why use heavy-duty stainless steel hardware?<br />- Will not rust<br />- Withstand the weight of Triple-glass<br /...
7. How long does it take to install windows?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
7.<br />How long does it taketo install windows?<br />Typically, a window replacement can take approximately an hour per s...
Top 7 <br />Questions<br />For more information<br />Visit www.home-windows.ca<br />or<br />Call <br />905-296-1249 <br />...
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This presentation answers the Top 7 Questions people ask when buying new windows for their home. It covers energy efficiency, construction, installation, value, and tell tale signs that indicate that your windows need replacement.

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Top 7 Questions When Buying Home Windows

  1. 1. Top 7 <br />Questions<br />When Buying Home Windows<br />Tell Tale Signs and<br />Home Window<br />Facts<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  2. 2. 1. What is R-Value?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  3. 3. 1.<br />What isR-Value?<br />A measure of the resistance to radiant heat (temperature) loss.<br />Example: A fibreglass insulated wall has an R-Value of R19. A higher R-Value glass has a greater resistance to radiant heat loss.<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  4. 4. 2. What is U-Value?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  5. 5. 2.<br />What isU-Value?<br />A measure of how much heat flows through an object (Thermal Conductivity). The U-Vale is the reciprocal of the R-Value: Therefore the lower the U-Value the better the insulation value. <br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  6. 6. 3. What is Ultra Violet (U/V) light?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  7. 7. 3.<br />What isUltra Violet (U/V) light?<br />Ultra Violet rays are found in everyday sunlight and the harmful rays cause damage or fading to paint, curtains, flooring and furniture.<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  8. 8. 4. How can I tell if I need new windows?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  9. 9. 4.<br />How can I tell if I need new windows?<br />Difficult to open and close<br />Air leaking through or around the window<br />Excessive condensation or icing on inside of window panes<br />Windows rattle in the wind<br />Paint chipping or peeling<br />House always too cold in winter or too hot in summer<br />Outside noise<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  10. 10. 5. Are new windows a good investment if I plan to sell my home?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  11. 11. 5.<br />Arewindowsa good investment if I plan to sell my home?<br />Yes! In fact, not only will new windows make your home more energy efficient and visually appealing, but they will increase the overall value of your home.<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  12. 12. 6. Why use heavy-duty stainless steel hardware?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  13. 13. 6.<br />Why use heavy-duty stainless steel hardware?<br />- Will not rust<br />- Withstand the weight of Triple-glass<br />- Withstand heavy use over long period of time<br />- Maintenance free<br />- Greater strength and security<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  14. 14. 7. How long does it take to install windows?<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  15. 15. 7.<br />How long does it taketo install windows?<br />Typically, a window replacement can take approximately an hour per small opening and two-three hours per large opening. <br />With QSI’s employee based two person installation teams, a typical home can be completely finished in one day. QSI installation teams have been working year around since 1976.<br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />
  16. 16. Top 7 <br />Questions<br />For more information<br />Visit www.home-windows.ca<br />or<br />Call <br />905-296-1249 <br /> 1-866-517-1249<br />For a Showroom location closest to you follow these links:<br />Windows Hamilton <br />Windows Burlington<br />Windows Oakville<br />Windows Milton <br />More Home Window Info:<br />www.home-windows.ca<br />

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