Window & Door Energy Efficiency Articles

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Vinyl Windows: Why Are They the Most Popular Choice for New Construction and Replacement Windows?

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Did you know that “plastic” used to simply mean “pliable and easily shaped“? These characteristics have made it one of the most common materials all over the world. In fact, in 2018, the world produced 44.3 million metric tons of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) alone. By 2025, experts project that PVC production will become an 88.63 billion-industry.

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Can New Windows Boost Your Home's Resale Value?

Can New Windows Boost Your Home’s Resale Value?

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When it comes to home improvement, there’s no shortage of things you can do to increase the value of your home. From bathroom and kitchen remodels to new flooring, installing new windows is another item you should add to your list. When you install replacement windows, do they really make your home worth more when it’s time to put it on the market? Read on to learn more about how and why they can boost your home’s value and give it lots of extra appeal for potential buyers.

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Saving Money and Saving the Earth: The Benefits of High Efficiency Windows

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Having an energy-efficient home can help you reduce your environmental footprint, and it can also save you money on your monthly power bill. If you’re in the market for new windows, consider high-efficiency windows to give you better insulation and a wide range of other benefits. Read on to discover how these quality windows can help you make an eco-friendly choice while providing your family with a more comfortable home.

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What Are Energy Efficient Windows

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Energy saving windows are one of the best ways for homeowners to reduce their energy consumption and energy costs. It seems just a few years ago the term going green was everywhere. You couldn’t turn on the TV without hearing it, and you couldn’t have a conversation without your friends proudly telling you what new green initiative they were devoted to. Saving on your home’s energy consumption and costs is not a fad. It’s good for the planet, and it’s good for your pocketbook.

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Energy Efficient Home Windows Costs Outlined

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We’ve just finished one of the hottest summers on record. And it seems, we are moving into winter without much of a fall. Running your AC to fend off the blazing heat of a St. Louis summer may have left you with energy bills that were higher than expected. Now that we’re moving straight into winter your furnace is going to be getting a workout. If you’re looking for a way to cut down on your energy costs, installing energy efficient, replacement windows could be just what you need to knock those skyhigh utility bills down to size.

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5 Curb-Appealing Front Porch Ideas for Winter Months

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This time of the year the leaves have gone, the sky is turning gray, and what little grass that is left is now brown. Winter’s change of color can certainly affect the way your house looks. While you can’t fool Mother Nature into bringing back the leaves or making your grass green again, you can add some decoration to your front porch.  Read More