Energy-efficient windows employ advanced technologies, such as protective coatings and improved frames, to help keep heat in during winter and out during summer. These windows also block damaging ultraviolet sunlight that can discolour carpets and furnishings.
S.A.W.D.A.C. educates the consumer on what criteria to look for when hiring a contractor. We also educate contractors on the demanding procedures and high standards they must follow in order to earn and retain their nationally recognized S.A.W.D.A.C. certification.
Undertaking a major home renovation project is often an intimidating experience for many homeowners. The costs can be very substantial, and finding a competent and trustworthy contractor can be hit-and-miss, with severe financial and emotional consequences if the wrong choice is made.
The Siding and Window Dealers Association of Canada is an assurance that our member dealers and contractors will deliver consistently high standards of products, installations and business ethics. Every prospective member must meet the S.A.W.D.A.C. membership criteria, commit to our code of ethics and sign an ironclad five-year workmanship guarantee statement.
Our mission is to represent and support all aspects of the window and door manufacturing industry, including formulating and promoting high standards of quality in manufacturing, design, marketing, distribution, sales and application of all types of window and door products.