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  • Never stop giving back. Never stop learning.

    Our people are our strength. The people who live and work in our communities. So Canplas invests in our people, who in turn invest their efforts towards the continual improvement of our company...

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  • The relentless pursuit of Innovation

    Innovation is an essential component of our DNA. And thanks to a spirit of innovation and a relentless commitment to continuous improvement, Canplas holds over 60 patents and design registrations...

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  • Protecting our workers and the environment

    Safety All accidents are preventable. That’s our philosophy, and to deliver on it we: Provide a safe work environment Training and work systems required for employees to carry out their work...

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  • New Fire Codes

    New Fire Codes

    Over the past few years, the fire code for new home construction and soffits has been updated to combat the spread of flames between neighbouring buildings.

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  • Get the number of roof vents required for your selected product.

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  • The Duraflo® Gooseneck Roof Exhaust Vent

    The Duraflo® Gooseneck Roof Exhaust Vent

    Whether you’re looking to remove moisture and heat from a bathroom or laundry room on the top floor, Duraflo® Gooseneck Roof Exhaust Vents expel warm, moist air while protecting from the weather.

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  • Roof venting should be eye-appealing

    Roof venting should be eye-appealing

    There’s more to roofing than just the technical aspects of keeping an attic moisture free and serving the home’s heating and cooling needs efficiently. It needs to look good too!

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  • Duraflo Metal vs Plastic

    Duraflo Metal vs Plastic

    The Barrie Baycats pummeled the competition, but the Duraflo vents had the perfect game! Watch the 2016 Intercounty Baseball League Champions take their best shot at the Duraflo roof vent and put...

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  • Passive Roof Vent

    Passive Roof Vent

    Scenario A: You have a traditional turbine vent on a metal base. Or Scenario B: You have a WeatherPro ProTurbo vent on a plastic Easy Level Base.

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  • WeatherPRO® Technology was designed with the harsh North American climates in mind.

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  • Passive Venting Device (6050 Roof vent)

    Passive Venting Device (6050 Roof vent)

    Canplas hasn’t always been in the roof ventilation market, but before we were, most vents in the market were made of metal.

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  • Ridge vent apparatus (Shingles fit inside)

    Ridge vent apparatus (Shingles fit inside)

    The next time you’re sitting beside the wing on an airplane, take a look out your window as you take off. You’ll notice condensation or rain being pulled up and over the surface by the air above...

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  • How much ventilation will you need for your space?

    How much ventilation will you need for your space?

    Sometimes less is more, which is why we wouldn’t recommend putting 11 roof vents on the roof of a single gable-style home. So how do you know how to get the perfect number of vents to have your...

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  • Common mistakes in mixed ventilation

    Common mistakes in mixed ventilation

    Ridge vent, tall vent, turbo vent, small vent—with so many vent choices out there, it’s hard to know which ones to choose. At Canplas, we recommend selecting only one type of vent for your rooftop.

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  • Tips for choosing the right roof vent

    Tips for choosing the right roof vent

    Home design is changing and so are the ways in which we need to choose our ventilation. Here are a few steps to make sure you’re choosing the right ventilation for your home.

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  • Why are plastic vents better?

    Why are plastic vents better?

    When is the last time you threw a baseball at one of your roof vents? We do it all the time. This is how we learned that when you throw a baseball at your average metal vent, it will most...

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  • A guide to roof ventilation vocabulary

    A guide to roof ventilation vocabulary

    Ventilating your roof helps regulate the temperature and moisture levels of your attic, allowing you to save energy and prevent damage. So, it’s important to consider which components you will...

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  • Passive Venting Device (Weather Pro Baffle System)

    Passive Venting Device (Weather Pro Baffle System)

    The standard roof vent design, one that we have in our Duraflo SquareTop 6050s, has been around in both metal and plastic for over 40 years - and not much has changed in that time.. The idea is...

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