At Format Exteriors, we service the all of Ottawa and the surrounding areas. This includes Kanata, Orleans, Nepean, Gloucester, Carleton Place, Embrun, Limoges and anywhere in between.

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We work with Ottawa’s best engineers, architects and designers to achieve the best results in energy efficiency and high level of service for private home owners, condos and business owners.

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Premium Installation

Format Exteriors is pleased to announce Ottawa’s ONLY engineer’s approved “Premium Installation”. With our expertise in the industry, we are offering an upgraded installation service to our customers. Our staff has gained invaluable experience and we are ready to share it with you.

“Premium Installation” was designed by engineers to protect your piece of mind and a lifetime investment by adding modern construction materials to the installation process to increase energy efficiency, better protection for framing of the house and sealing from air and water leakages that destroy your house from inside.

The right use of modern construction materials giving us a chance of a 100% reassurance in protecting the structure of the building.

Our “Premium Installation”
consists of the following steps:
  • 01
    Primer* application to the frames of the opening
  • 02
    Blueskin** application to the frames of the opening
  • 03
    Sealing the joints of Blueskin by applying special caulking/silicone
  • 04
    Installation of windows/doors/patio doors by code
  • 05
    Polyurethane spray foam insulation
  • 06
    Exterior finishing with custom bend, maintenance free aluminum brickmould
  • 07
    Interior sealing with sheathing housewrap tuck tape along perimeter of window/door
  • 08
    Applying exterior top-quality thermoplastic rubber-based sealant
  • 09
  • 10
    Applying interior wood filler and siliconized acrylic caulk
*Water borne primer for Blueskin Self Adhered Membranes. Consolidates loose and dusty surfaces to promote stronger adhesion of membranes ** Blueskin® is a self-adhering composite membrane consisting of an SBS rubberized asphalt compound, integrally laminated to a blue, high-density polyethylene film. The membrane is specifically designed for self-adhering to a prepared substrate, and provides a high-performance waterproofing barrier

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