Product Showcase: Windows & Doors
by Rise Levy
|THE WARMTH OF WOOD
Building on a century of experience and with new management, Madawaska Doors continues to deliver the ultimate in custom solid natural wood doors. For the homeowner looking to distinguish their new home or renovation, nothing surpasses the warmth and uniqueness of their Canadian made, environmentally friendly, exterior and interior doors.
|THAT SPECIAL AMBIANCE
Made in Spain, Ambiance Roller Blinds & Sliding Panels from Shades of Home offers a selection of unique banded fabrics, translucent materials with slim aluminum horizontal bars separating the panels. These Roller Shades and Panel Tracks are available in unique materials and finishes to give you the ability to create one-of-a-kind window treatments, manual and motorized. Shades of Home offers many unique window covering treatments. Visit one of their design showrooms in Oakville or Toronto to see for yourself and speak to one of their experienced window treatment experts.
SHADES OF HOME
Make your home a smart home with the Somfy myLink app from Elite Smart Shades. Now you can control your shades, blinds, drapes, and even lights from your smartphone or tablet. The myLink hub plugs into any wall outlet and communicates with your home’s wifi network. The mobile app features scenes, schedules and even remote access so you can operate your shades and lights when you’re away from home. Now that’s smart.
ELITE WINDOW FASHIONS
|INNOVATIVE & PRACTICAL
Selecting window fashions is often a complicated decision as there are many practical considerations. Window fashion innovations such as Silhouette window shadings from Hunter Douglas with the Signature S-Vane, offer a combination of sheer fabric to maintain a view of the outside, and rotating fabric vanes for light control, both during the day and at night. Available at Centurian Window Fashions.
CENTURIAN WINDOW FASHIONS
|SOLAR POWERED VENTING SKYLIGHT
The Solar Powered Venting Skylight is the best skylight to add more daylight and ventilation to a home. There is no wiring required, replacing an old acrylic with an energy-efficient flat glass operable skylight, gives your customers the added advantage of ventilation without the hassle. With an integrated acoustic rain sensor, the skylight closes in case of inclement weather.
VELUX CANADA INC.
|HIGH PERFORMANCE WINDOWS & DOORS
Unitech Windows and Doors is a leading manufacturer and factory direct supplier of energy-efficient residential vinyl windows and modern maintenance-free fibreglass doors. In its spacious Vaughan showroom, customers can get access to an entire range of high performance custom-glass windows and doors styles. The showroom has over a dozen door designs in actual building situations for your easy selection. Within the showroom is a dedicated window design section with emphasis on custom shapes and unique solutions for any design or style.
UNITECH WINDOWS & DOORS
|LET THERE BE LIGHT!
Sun-Brite Drapery recently introduced two new wireless shade systems by Lutron, battery-operated and a low voltage system, offering remote-controlled shades that are fully motorized and reasonably priced. The Serena system is a stand-alone product, which makes it more affordable for homeowners who cannot afford to fully automate their homes. Serena roller shades can be installed with or without wires, and come in a wide variety of colours and fabric textures.