New windows and doors can be one of the best ways to improve the appearance, energy-efficiency and value of your home.
However, installing new windows and doors is a big undertaking – and investment. The more you understand about windows and doors, the more confident you’ll be in making your decisions – about window type, size, style and brand.
To help you learn more about the basics of windows and doors, check out the information in this section of our website or refer to our Glossary for definitions of commonly used terms.
Below are helpful links with more information on energy efficiency& industry standards.
- American Architectural Manufacturers Association
- The Canadian Government’s Eco-Action program
- Canadian Window and Door Manufacturers Association
- CSA International
- Edgetech/Super Spacer®
- Green Saver
- Information on Canada’s Energy Star Program
- Insulating Glass Manufacturers’ Alliance
- National Fenestration Rating Council
- Siding and Windows Association of Canada
- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s official Energy Star website
- Window Wise National Certification Program
Your Rights under the Consumer Protection Act, 2002
You may cancel the agreement (Customer Quotation Sheet) at any time during the period that ends ten (10) days after the day you receive a written copy of the agreement. You do not need to give the supplier a reason for cancelling during this 10-day period.
If the supplier does not make delivery within 30 days after the delivery date specified on the agreement or if the supplier does not begin performance of his, her or its obligations within 30 days after the commencement date specified in the agreement, you may cancel the agreement at any time before delivery or commencement of performance. You lose the right to cancel if, after the 30-day period has expired, you agree to accept delivery or authorize commencement of performance.
If the delivery date or commencement date is not specified on the agreement and the supplier does not deliver or commence performance within 30 days after the date the agreement is entered into, you may cancel the agreement at any time before delivery or commencement of performance. You lose the right to cancel if, after the 30-day period has expired, you agree to accept delivery or authorize commencement of performance.
In addition, there are other grounds that allow you to cancel the agreement. You may also have other rights, duties and remedies at law. For more information, you may contact the Ministry of Consumer and Business Services.
To cancel the agreement, you must give notice of cancellation to the supplier, at the address set out in the agreement, by any means that allows you to prove the date on which you gave notice. If no address is set out in the agreement, use any address of the supplier that is on record with the Government of Ontario or the Government of Canada or is known by you.
If you cancel the agreement, the supplier has fifteen (15) days to refund any payment you have made and return to you all goods delivered under a trade-in arrangement (or refund an amount equal to the trade-in allowance).
However, if you cancel the agreement after having solicited the goods or services from the supplier and having requested that delivery be made or performance be commenced within ten (10) days after the date the agreement is entered into, the supplier is entitled to reasonable compensation for the goods and services that you received before the earlier of the 11th day after the date the agreement was entered into and the date on which you gave notice of cancellation to the supplier, except goods that can be repossessed by or returned to the supplier.
If the supplier requests in writing repossession of any goods that came into your possession under the agreement, you must return the goods to the supplier’s address, or allow one of the following persons to repossess the goods at your address:
The supplier is,
- A person designated in writing by the supplier.
If you cancel this agreement, you must take reasonable care of any goods that came into your possession under the agreement until one of the following happens:
- The supplier repossesses the goods.
- The supplier has been given a reasonable opportunity to repossess the goods and twenty-one (21) days have passed since the agreement was cancelled.
- You return the goods.
- The supplier directs you in writing to destroy the goods and you do so in accordance with the supplier’s instructions.
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