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We have developed a number of resources to help homeowners, design professionals, developers and owners, and dealers. For CAD drawings and technical information, please create an account to access our Resource Library. For additional information, you may request literature or contact us.

 

Product Information

Innotech R5+ (Triple Glazed) Windows and Doors Brochure (PDF - 237 KB)

Innotech Product Portfolio Brochure (PDF - 880 KB)

Terrace Swing Door Collection Brochure (PDF - 537 KB)

Swing Door Comparison Brochure (PDF - 421 KB)

Innotech Windows + Doors Brochure (PDF - 1.9 MB)

Pleated Shades Brochure (PDF - 416 KB)

Venetian Blinds Brochure (PDF - 1.1 MB)

Retractable Screens Brochure (PDF - 1.2 MB)

 

Innotech Warranties

Transferable Limited 35 Year Warranty (PDF - 185 KB)

2 Year Window and Door Covering Warranty (PDF - 131 KB)

10 Year Retractable Screen Warranty (PDF - 284 KB)

 

Care + Maintenance for Your Innotech Products

updated Care + Maintenance Instructions

Pleated Shades Washing Instructions (PDF - 734 KB)

 

Removing Baked-On Preserve® Protective Film

When Preserve® Protective Film is not removed promptly after installation, it can become difficult to remove without damaging the frames. This procedure describes the safest ways to attempt such removal.

 

Removing Baked-On Preserve® Protective Film (PDF - 84 KB)

 

Measuring Screen Sizes

Replacement screens are available for your Innotech windows and doors. You can measure the screen size yourself following one of these instructions sheets.

 

Measuring Screen Size - Inswing Windows (PDF - 174 KB)

 

Condensation Control

Condensation is rarely a concern with energy efficient windows and doors, but it can occur. These resources help you understand and manage condensation should it occur.

 

Facts About Indoor Condensation (PDF - 85 KB)

Fact About Outdoor Condensation (PDF - 23 KB)

Avoiding Condensation Problems (PDF - 360 KB)

 

Maintaining Windows and Doors

Ongoing inspection and maintenance can help identify issues before they become problems - and it will ensure your windows and doors last longer. The following publications from the British Columbia Homeowner Protection Office provide sound guidance to homeowners and entities responsible for building maintenance.

 

Maintaining Windows and Doors (PDF - 389 KB)

Maintaining Sealants (PDF - 1.9 MB)

Building Envelope Maintenance (PDF - 3.7 MB)

 

Buying Checklist

Choosing windows and doors involves more than comparing features and shopping for the best price. Buyers should also consider potential health and safety issues, liabilities and constructions risks. The following is a short checklist for homeowners who are purchasing windows and doors.

 

Buying Checklist

 

About Vinyl Windows + Doors

NEW! Fenestration Energy Performance: A Roadmap for Understanding Requirements for Residential Buildings in BC (PDF - 849 KB)

Questions to Consider When Buying Windows and Doors (PDF - 64 KB)

Consumer's Guide to Buying Energy Efficient Windows and Doors (PDF - 805 KB)

Consumer's Guide to Buying Energy Efficient Windows and Doors (HTML version of above PDF)

A Clear View: Vinyl Windows and the Environment (PDF - 661 KB)

AAMA: Caring For Your Windows and Doors (PDF - 422 KB)

 

Industry Links

You may find information from the following organizations helpful in your search for the right windows and doors:

 

American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA)

Built GreenTM

Canadian Green Building Council

Canadian Window and Door Manufacturers Association (CWDMA)

ENERGY STAR®

ENERGY STAR® - Window Manufacturer Search and Energy Efficiency Ratings

Fenestration Manufacturers Association (FMA)

Greater Vancouver Home Builders' Association (GVHBA)

National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC)

US Green Building Council (USGBC)

Window and Door Manufacturers of British Columbia (WDMA-BC)