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Receiver – Edmonton

Our values are at the core of everything we do! Innovative. Think ahead to stay ahead. Driver. Stay hungry and act with urgency. Ownership. No excuses. 100% accountability. Caring. For employees, partners and community. Individual. We work with great people and expect a lot from them. We are one of Western Canada’s largest window and door manufacturers servicing consumers, contractors […]

All about Innovation

Shipping Trucks and Racks The racking program was  started in 2019 and we now hold 300 racks that are fitted with GPS tracking. These racks are a delivery & install basket that our builder contractors use on site for ease of installation for their projects. We have also added two decks and moffats which are […]

Nice frames! Who prescribed your Glass?

Have you purchased eye glasses recently? The selection of eyeglass frames is truly remarkable – high performance materials, durable and stylish. And I bet you bought the most fashionable pair, they looked perfect on you, and fit perfectly. And when someone said to you the next day – hey, nice glasses, it made you feel […]

Window performance testing – A basic overview of NAFS

The North American Fenestration Standard/Specification, or NAFS, is the recognized standard for testing, rating and labelling of windows, doors and skylights for residential and commercial buildings in Canada. The official name is AAMA/WDMA/CSA 101/I.S.2/A440, “NAFS – North American Fenestration Standard/Specification for Windows, Doors and Skylights” In Canada, an additional supplement is used to address specific […]

Energy Code 9.36 – Where Do Windows and Doors Fit in?

Section 9.36 of the National Building Code details new requirements for housing and small buildings that is focused on improving the energy efficiency and reduction of greenhouse gas emissions. The code references six climate zones. The prairies have four of these zones. The specific weather location may be determined by referencing Appendix C of Division […]

Business Review Canada

Durabuilt Windows & Doors has been recognized as a top 100 industry manufacturer by Business Review Canada. Click here and take a look at the article on page 82.

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