New Construction Solution

Are you choosing the right new construction windows and doors for your new build?

Constructing a new home can often feel like a daunting endeavor, involving numerous choices to be made and deadlines to be met. Nevertheless, dedicating some time to consider the windows and doors you select can significantly enhance the look, feel and overall comfort of your completed residence.

Although builders often have a preferred supplier for windows, it is crucial that you feel satisfied with the company they choose. While their established relationship with the supplier may provide benefits such as faster delivery, cost advantages, and convenient billing, it is ultimately you who will have to live with this purchase for an extended period. Therefore, it is essential to ensure that they do not simply opt for the most basic windows available.

It is advisable to contact us during the design stage before your plans are finalized. If you are prepared to receive a quote for the windows in your new home, please reach out to our team today. We encourage you to confirm all details well in advance, ensuring ample time for pricing to be provided and your order to be processed seamlessly, well before the new windows are needed on-site.

What are nail fin new construction windows and doors?

New construction windows are windows for additions to an existing home or completely new structures. New construction windows are also used in situations where existing homes are undergoing extensive renovations and the walls are stripped down to the studs.

Nail fin windows are ideal when installing a brand new window or fully remodeling a home.Due to the visibility of a home’s studs, the window can be easily installed onto the frame by utilizing a nail fin frame, which securely fastens it directly into the framing.Don’t forget to account for the framing and trim. Your windows won’t be complete without them.

Nail fins, also known as mounting flanges, are narrow strips that are installed on the outer sides of a window. Unlike a decorative trim piece called a “front flange,” a nailing fin is typically set back from the window frame’s outer edge and has pre-punched fastener holes. The primary function of nailing fins is to securely attach the window to the wall sheathing, providing stability during the installation process involving shims and screws. Fins also work in conjunction with flashing and the weather resistant barrier (WRB) to prevent wind and water infiltration.

Windows and doors considerations for your new build home

We understand that every new build home project is unique, and there is no one-size-fits-all solution. That’s why we collaborate closely with each client to identify the ideal product that meets their specific requirements. Whether your priority for your new home is energy efficiency, comfort, noise reduction, security, affordability, or maximizing views and outdoor living spaces, we offer a range of window options to choose from.

To help us provide you with an aluminium window and door proposal that offers the best solution for your new home, you’ll need to confirm the following details:

Window and door styles: Every area of your home has a specific purpose, and your windows should align with that purpose as well. Are they being installed to optimize natural light, enhance ventilation, or create a seamless connection between your indoor and outdoor spaces? We offer awning, casement, tilt turn, sliding ,picture for your windows choice, swinging, lift slide and bi fold for your door choice.

NFRC certification:Energy-efficient windows and doors can help reduce your utility bills and make your home more comfortable. The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) is a non-profit organization that manages the only independent rating and labelling system for the energy performance of windows, doors and related products. We offer a variety of NFRC certified window and door options that help you achieve long-term performance and energy cost savings.

Design options:colours, sizes and configurations, hardware, Glass type, screens, grids, those ensure a look sure to match your home.

Warranty: When selecting a manufacturer for your project, it is essential to take into account their warranty. It is important to note whether the warranty is transferable, the specific components it covers, and the duration for which it remains valid. We take pride in providing our customers with a fully transferable and comprehensive 10 year warranty for added peace of mind.


The Importance of Quality Window Installation

Quite simply, windows are only as good as their installation. It is imperative to have a proper installation in order to achieve optimal window performance, ensuring a tight seal and preventing any water leakage. It is crucial to adhere to the installation guidelines provided by the manufacturers and rely on trained professionals for window installation.

Proper installation will:

Safeguard against water damage. Windows should be properly installed to create a seamless water barrier at the junction with the wall. Improper installation can allow water to seep through, leading to hidden damage within the wall.

Limit air leakage. Windows must be properly sealed to complement the wall’s air barrier, as even small cracks around the window frame can result in significant heat loss.

Prevent condensation. Windows must be properly installed in conjunction with the wall’s vapor barrier to effectively prevent the passage of water vapor around the window frame. Failure to do so may result in the condensation of vapor on cold surfaces between the frame and the wall, leading to potential rot or other forms of damage.

Reduce sound intrusion. Proper installation is crucial for addressing sound transmission issues, particularly in bedrooms where a peaceful environment is essential. Inadequate installation can significantly disrupt your sleep and potentially impact your overall well-being.