Glass Types & Options

The type of window glass options you choose will depend on many factors including the location of your windows, climate, and budget.

CANPRO Windows offers a wide range of glass options to fit any home design or budget. Our team of experts will discuss all the options with you to find the right product for your home.

 Glass Types & Options Windows DOUBLE PANE GLASS SPECIFICATION
Glass 1 coating Low-E 180 Low-E 272 Low-E 366
Glass 2 coating Clear Clear Clear
Gas Filled Argon Argon Argon
U-factor metric 1.50 1.42 1.37
U-factor Imperial 0.26 0.25 0.24
R-Value 3.79 4.00 4.14
Solar Heat Gain 0.68 0.49 0.38

Installation

But which type of glass is right for your home or business?

  • Dual Pane Vs Triple Pane – Dual-pane is a great option for homeowners looking for exceptional energy efficiency, warmth, and quality. They are a great investment for first-time homebuyers or short-term living spaces. Triple-pane glass offers additional protection from the elements and is a great choice for long-term investment. Triple-pane windows are also up to 20% more efficient than double-pane.
  • Laminated Glass – Designed to withstand the forces of mother nature. Blocks 99% of UV rays and reduces noise by up to 50%.
  • Impact Glass – Strong enough to handle AAMA-certified testing and is ideal for protection against extreme weather events and home invasion. The ideal choice for homeowners or businesses looking for extra security.

Glass Windows Variety

Don’t forget each type of glass comes with a Low E Coatings which reflects heat and cold. The E rating is determined by several factors including U-Value, Visible Light Transmittance, Solar Heat Gain Coefficient, and Light to Solar Gain.

Contact CANPRO Windows to find out what type of glass is right for your home or business.

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