Category Archives: Energy Savings

Save Energy with Impact Windows and Doors

You may already know that hurricane impact windows and doors can protect your home from the violent winds of tropical storms and hurricanes. You may also know that these products can save you money on your homeowner’s insurance. However, did … Continue reading »

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The Many Benefits of Storm Doors

With so many styles, finishes and materials to choose from, homeowners around the country are once again realizing the benefits of storm doors. If you are considering adding a storm door to your home but haven’t decided yet, here are … Continue reading »

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A Quieter healthier Life with Impact Windows and Doors

With the constant drone of cars, TV, cellphones and music players surrounding us, sometimes the world can seem too loud. We long for an escape to an oasis-like home. Creating that island of calm insulated and protected by impact resistant … Continue reading »

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Impact Windows Save on Energy Costs

When most people think about Florida, they imagine beaches with white sands, tropical beauty and the hot sun. For the most part, this state does typically live up to this image. However, Florida does get hit occasionally by a cold … Continue reading »

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The Future of Impact Windows

The damages that a hurricane can inflict are devastating. Most homes that have standard windows and doors will not be able to withstand penetrating projectiles that are caused by high wind. When these regular windows fail, the pressure difference between … Continue reading »

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Impact Glass Windows Protect and Beautify

Putting new windows on your home is like giving it an instant facelift, whether it is storm glass windows or impact glass windows. New windows do much more than beautify your home. They offer protection from the elements and from … Continue reading »

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Three Easy Ways to Improve Your Energy Efficiency With Storm Windows

In an increasingly eco-conscious world, homeowners are looking for newer ways to save on energy while decreasing their impact on the planet. Replacing older windows with impact resistant windows, adding storm windows or using window film can reduce the energy … Continue reading »

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Can Storm Windows Improve the Resale Value of Your Home?

Home improvement continues to be extremely popular, with a staggering six million people reporting they replaced or upgraded their windows, according to the 2010 United States Census. Most people consider installing exterior storm windows for improved protection from stormy weather, … Continue reading »

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It’s That Time Again – Winterize Your House With Storm Windows

How would you like to save over $150 a year?  Storm windows do more than protect from a storm. They also help keep your heating and cooling costs down.  As the economy gets tougher, and it is going to be … Continue reading »

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About ENERGY STAR Door and Window Ratings

To set a regulated door and window ratings system in place, there are several government councils and programs that control the ratings and how energy-efficient windows and doors are rated.

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