How To Navigate Strata Repairs

Like any single-family household, multi-family complexes periodically need upgrades and repairs. Stratas should be starting the conversation now if they are looking to do these types of upgrades in the coming seasons.

To shop drawing, or not to shop drawing?

There’s a lot to take into account when it comes to quality assurance of your project. Building code requirements are meant to provide suppliers, manufacturers, and contractors with standards to follow in order to produce and install products that meet safety, NAFS, and Energy performance requirements.

The Panes of 2021


The construction industry has faced unexpected challenges and obstacles in 2021. Here, the Window Geeks take a closer look at some of the contributing factors.

Meet the Window Geeks

Some contractors are surprised to learn that as well as offering supply only, our team is also heavily involved in the service, education, and consultation sides of window products and emerging technologies

Vinyl Windows in Highrise Buildings

Is it possible to use vinyl windows in highrise construction? The answer is yes, but it’s not as straightforward as working with single-family homes or smaller multi-family complexes.

Working with Ventana Construction Group

As BC’s favourite window manufacturer and installer, Centra has worked with some fantastic local builders to deliver developments of outstanding

Meet the Window Geeks: Jagdeep Singh

Meet Jagdeep Singh, P.Eng. PMP CMQ/OE

Jagdeep is the Engineering Manager here at Centra Windows. He has always had a great interest in design and manufacturing.

Working with Wesmont Group

Centra Windows has been operating for almost four decades, so we understand the importance of building strong relationships with other companies. Over the years, Wesmont Group has become a highly valued customer and an integral part of the Centra family.

Window Safety Tips during the Summer Season

The heat of the summer has arrived and that means families are looking for ways to keep cool at home. In 2020, 14 children aged 16 and younger were treated at BC Children's Emergency Department for falls from high elevations, such as windows and balconies.

The Journey of Float Glass to Your Project Site

Have you ever wondered how float glass is created and how it gets to your site? Given the business we’re in, we Window Geeks know just how important this journey is.


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