What A Pane

111 Zenway Blvd, Unit 9 Vaughan ON L4H3H9
What A Pane Inc.
Barry or John Payne [Full profile]
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HappyCustomers2020 in
1 review Vaughan, ON

Barry and his Team at "What A Pane" came to our home this past Saturday to Install Glass Door Inserts for our Front Entrance of our new home. Barry has been very professional from start to finish, from our first inquiry, booking the appointment, and the day of the installation. Barry and his team exceeded our expectations, they showed up on time, provided several options of different Wrought Iron inserts to choose from before starting any work and changing the glass in our front doors. We are very satisfied with his work and would highly recommend him to our friends and family. Before and After photo's shown below.

Matt & Yazz

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Matt & Yazz,
Thank you for posting the photos of your entrance way in Oshawa, they really help potential customers to see the transformations we can achieve. Barry (& Dan) part of the What A Pane Team.

rich from Oshawa
1 review Oshawa, ON

Very happy with the product and super impressed by the service.

Barry and his team were very professional and courteous. They took every measure to ensue the job was done quickly, properly and with no damage to my home or the glass. The areas they worked were left cleaner than when they arrived and they were done at the time they promised.

I was very comfortable with this crew in my home.

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Such a pleasure to work for you and your many neighbours, that have used our services in Brooklin. You have such a great community and the locals recommend good service and product. Thanks for the review.......Barry

Elisabeth in
1 review Whitby, ON

Barry installed a front door insert with side lite to match. Side lite was custom so was installed at a later date. They were on time, pleasant and on budget. Love the final masterpiece.... Love our door and side lite and would highly recommend their services. Don't know why most people don't do this. Thank you Barry....
Best, Elisabeth

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Elisabeth. Thanks for the review your sidelight was a bit of a challenge as it involved a fair bit of carpentry but the final result was excellent. Kindest Regards Barry What A Pane Team

E. in Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON

Barry and team came to home on time and did a professional installation of the incerts. They took time to get the job done right. Barry designed the incerts for us and it was great, met our expectations. Barry is great in designing whatever the homeowner wants it seem like this is a priority for him - to satisfy the client.

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E. Thank you. We are one of the few companies that actually design our own door inserts. Unfortunately a lot of our designs get copied by importers, so it is hard to keep them somewhat unique. It was a pleasure working with you on your home. Barry (& Dan) - What A Pane.

Julie Yuan in
1 review Vaughan, ON

John is very professional, He and his partner arrived on time, the inserts are very beautiful. It is worth what we paid. The price is very reasonable.
We like it very much!

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Julie, Thanks for choosing us for your door inserts in Newmarket. it was a pleasure dealing with you. John What A Pane Team

C Kong in Richmond Hill
1 review Richmond Hill, ON

We've been looking at replacing the builder installed glass inserts for our front doors for sometime. We had originally considered doing the job ourselves--are we glad we didn't! Firstly, What A Pane has a very impressive selection of styles and sizes to choose from. They were able to come to our house on a weekend, and the installer, Murray, was super friendly. He installed the 2 inserts in well less than 20 minutes, and he even disposed of the old inserts for us. The price was most reasonable and we're very happy with the results. Highly recommended.

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Thanks for the review Mr.K. You made a very good point about self-install. Firstly it requires specialist tools, knowledge and expertise and secondly, we offer a 10 year warranty with all our installations, which you do not get when you install yourself.
We hope you enjoy or work for many years to come. What A Pane Team.

Private User
1 review Newmarket, ON

Amazing! The door installation today is very fast, and the service is very nice. It is petty much different after they installed this new door, very bright and grand. My top window above the door is not a standard size, John promise to bring a customize window for me next time.
John also has the good solution for the door eye viewer.
I'm happy with the new door. Highly recommended!

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After 20 years in the business, our installation is quick , clean and efficient. Thanks for choosing us and we will be in touch soon to install your custom made top window.
John(& Murray) What A Pane Team

Jimmy in San Francisco
1 review Rosemère, PQ

We set up an appointment a week ago. John came over on time and did a great job. I am happy with the service they provided. I would like to recommend to my friends.

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Jimmy Thanks for your review. Interesting that HomeStars shows your locaton as San Francisco, which is a little outside of our operating area :-) We are sure this is a software error as John was very pleased to install your inserts. What A Pane Team

5 reviews Ajax, ON

I met Barry about five years ago when I had just gotten married and was on a strict budget with our new home. We wanted something more visually appealing than the standard door we had and Barry arranged to meet with us, show us all our options and more importantly worked with our budget. Over the five years we resided at this house we got compliments of the door each and every time people visited us.

Fast Forward to this year. We have moved into a new home with our new baby and I suddenly wake up that morning realizing I want a door insert for our door. I sent Barry a message around 7 a.m. on a Saturday morning and receive a response within 10-15 minutes. Barry arranged to meet me that same evening and once again within the hour I had a new door again letting in plenty of light.

Would highly recommend whatapane. Barry and his colleague are professional and efficient.

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We are one of the longest running companies operating in our field of work (©1998), and it is refreshing when we manage to see our previous clients again. We are very glad that you liked our work and took time to post this review. Good luck in your new home and call us if you ever need any further help with any glass projects.

Barry (What A Pane Team)

Danielle M in Scarborough
1 review Toronto, ON

Love my new doors!

They're exactly what I imagined, only even better in person.

The product is beautiful, Barry was great, and the price was right; best of all worlds!

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Danielle, Glad you liked the design "Simplicity". It is a great alternative to the Sandblast model "SB-5" on our website. It offers the same sleek look but with much more privacy. Your addition of the door handles really complimented the look. So many thanks. Barry & What A Pane Team (east)

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More about What A Pane

Say "NO" to high prices!
High Quality Wrought Iron & Stained Glass Door Inserts - Toronto GTA Area.
A door says a lot about a home and at What A Pane, we want to make sure that the first impression your guests have of your home is a lasting one.
We are one of the few companies in the GTA that have an actual business premises and showroom.

We help to add sophistication, personality and eye-catching details to your home’s front door. From stained glass to wrought iron work, What A Pane offers the best value in the GTA.

Our family operated business, established in 1998, is known for providing quality, reliable services and competitive prices. With our design experts, What A Pane continues to the number one choice for beautiful door inserts that Toronto residents love to display in their home. We offer a variety of patterns, textures and designs, so you will have plenty of choice when choosing which door suits your home the best.
Call or email us now - we answer promptly!
Nicely presented showroom now open.. See website for opening times (we are open weekends!)

Windows & Doors Installation & Service
Wrought Iron and Decorative door inserts and window inserts. Interior blinds (Blinds between glass) Sorry we do not supply actual windows or door systems.
Installation of superior quality stained glass, beveled glass, wrought iron, internal blinds and decorative door inserts in Toronto and Ontario
What A Pane, yes they are our own, not purchased from a wholesaler!
ALL TYPES OF DOORS AND WINDOW INSERTS. SPECIALTY IN CUSTOM WORK We offer an option of actual shop drawings of your custom work for you to approve before we manufacture. Sent to you via email in easy read pdf format.
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Up to 6 month no-charge, no interest payment plans. Cheque, Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Amex and Debit.
Ontario Business Licence
Better Business Bureau A + WSIB
Best of 2017 - Homestars, Top 25 Companies, Home Improvements4U Canada
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Price determined by home visits and online/phone quotations
Proud to offer an official 10 year Warranty certificate with all of our installations.
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