Month: May 2016

HOW TO MEASURE YOUR FRONT ENTRY DOOR

When first starting the search to replace your front door, it is always best to have a rough idea of the size you need to be focusing your search on, and if that size is a standard size or a custom unit. We strongly recommend having a professional installer take the final measurements to ensure […]

Door Wood HANDLING AND MAINTENANCE

BEFORE YOU ORDER YOUR DOOR Remember to always check your local building codes and regulations prior to ordering. To adequately protect your door and extend its life, you should consider the direction your door will be facing and the amount of overhang covering it. Without an adequate overhang hardwood doors with western or southern exposures […]

TERMINOLOGY — WOOD ENTRY DOORS

Active Door The leaf in a pair of doors which the lock is applied to and which is the first to open. Adjustable Threshold A threshold that may be adjusted up or down in order to customize a doors seal for different types of weather or humidity. Astragal A series of components that closes the […]

How to Maintain Porcelain & Ceramic Tile

Ceramic and porcelain tiles are considered some of the most reliable surfaces for residential and commercial spaces. While they are easy to care for and do not have many sensitive properties, regular maintenance will help them to retain their original strength and beauty. Check out these tips to add to your regular maintenance regimen: Tile […]

Build Your Way up to a Better Deal with Our 2016 Building Materials Promotions!

A new year means a fresh start for your business – it’s a time to optimize what has delivered results for you and to execute your 2016 sourcing resolutions. Have you made your sourcing plan yet? Starting from this month, e-Cantonfair.com is launching several promotions for different product categories to bring you the best offers […]