As Fall approaches, home owners and property manager often think about replacing old, drafty windows and doors. As you start to research, be sure to look for ENERGY STAR-qualified windows. Here’s some important information.
What is ENERGY STAR?
ENERGY STAR is a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) voluntary program that helps businesses and individuals save money and protect our climate through superior energy efficiency. It was established to identify and promote energy-efficient products and buildings in order to reduce energy consumption, improve energy security, and reduce pollution.
Why should I consider installing ENERGY STAR-qualified windows and doors?
Is your home cold and drafty in the winter, and uncomfortably hot in the summer? Are your energy bills unusually high? Are you noticing things around your home like peeling paint or excessive dust? If you’ve answered yes to any of these questions, your home may not be very energy efficient. ENERGY STAR can help.
Investing in new ENERGY STAR-qualified windows and doors will instantly make your home more comfortable, while at the same time improving its energy efficiency, and reducing both your bills and greenhouse gas emissions.
What are some other benefits?
Not only will your home or commercial property become more comfortable, cost-effective and efficient, ENERGY STAR will also has the added value of:
- Enhanced protection – protect your valuable possessions from sun damage and interior fading while reducing condensation
- Improved security
- Low maintenance
- Impeccable style
DID YOU KNOW?
Home performance with ENERGY STAR results in:
- Typical utility bill savings of 20% or more
- Fewer drafts and more comfortable rooms
- Reduced greenhouse gas emissions to protect the environment
At Today’s Renovators, we are specially trained to understand how your home operates, and are certified window and door installers. Give us a call today to discuss how your home—and your wallet—can benefit from ENERGY STAR-qualified windows and doors.