Like Father Like Son


“To be able to have my son out here, you have a feeling of acceptance through a company. You have a real family orientated feel, you feel like you belong to something with Centra."

Centra Installer Tim Sjoquist. Tim and his son Noah volunteered their time to help install windows for the winners of our 2018 Centra Cares Home Renovation Contest. The duo spoke about their experience and the importance of family within a company. While on site, Noah learned a few tips and tricks from his father and displayed flashes of potential.

 

Major Changes To Government Window Rebates


If you’re thinking about replacing your old windows with new, energy efficient windows, wouldn’t government rebates for window upgrades help? Well we’re happy to announce that Government rebates are back and there’s no better time to jump on the opportunity while our government is promoting energy efficient upgrades to your home. It's now easier to apply for the rebates with the Better Homes program. 

Neat Glass in all Centra Windows


Imagine not having to worry about cleaning your windows. Think about the decreased maintenance and workload if you had windows that virtually cleaned themselves. Well you don’t have to imagine anymore as Centra Windows is making this dream a reality with Neat Glass technology. 

We are setting a new standard as Neat Glass is now included in all Centra Windows at no additional cost. 

Benefits of Upgrading All Your Windows at Once


We get asked this all the time, “Should we upgrade a few windows right now or get them all done at the same time?” There is no right or wrong answer, but there are significant benefits to getting all of your windows replaced all at once.

The top three reasons are:

Centra Cares Home Reno Contest 2018 Finalists


A house is made of bricks and beams. A home is made of hopes and dreams and our Centra Cares Home Renovation Contest is excited to turn a family’s dream, into a reality. The past 8 weeks have been an emotional ride and we are so grateful to have stepped foot into many homes and gain an understanding of countless stories. We are happy to announce that this year’s Centra Cares Home Renovation Contest is the most successful to date, with 301 nominations throughout British Columbia.

The Importance of Window Glass


One of the main reasons people replace their windows is to improve energy efficiency, resulting in lower heating and cooling costs and more comfortable living year-round.

Centra Cares Home Renovation Contest 2018


Now is your chance to nominate a family for the Centra Cares Home Renovation Contest!

We are accepting nominations from May 1st-May 31st 2018. It's time to give away a full house of windows to a family in need, but we need your help to nominate a deserving family.

Last year, we had an overwhelming response of entries coming from all over BC, and we want do it all over again! The opportunity to make a difference in the health, safety, and most importantly, the lives of a deserving family is so important.

Out With The Old, In With The New


When Jennifer and her family made the move to Abbotsford from Kelowna it was an exciting step towards owning their own home, they thought they had it all figured out. It was a new beginning for them, with a new job and the comforts of a new home. The home was built in the 1980's and instead of the warm welcome they were anticipating, Jennifer and her family were welcomed with old aluminum windows that caused more problems than they originally expected.     

You might have been sold the wrong glass


Stop using Energy Star as the basis for selecting windows and start asking how a window will perform all year round.  

 Did you replace your windows in hopes that both your heating and cooling costs would go down and your home would be more comfortable all year round?  Is your home hotter in the summer than it was before you replaced your windows with what you thought were Energy Star High Efficient windows? 

Renovation Rescue


After it wrapped up, I had an unobstructed view of the home and I just stood & stared for 15 minutes. It was an amazing feeling.

When Terry Lanktree decided to replace his existing windows, he didn’t realize that simple choice would end up transforming the look and feel of his home. Thanks to the Centra team out in Victoria, Terry and his family now have a refreshing design that improves their homes safety, comfort, curb appeal, and overall experience.

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