How Window Film Can Improve Energy Efficiency in Schools
MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Schools are constantly weighing the options of “going green,” but many are confronted with the harsh funding barriers that prevent some districts from spending money on green construction projects (or any projects for that matter).
How to Read a Window Energy Efficiency Label
Do the homework when it comes to all those codes and numbers on window energy-efficiency labels.
Energy Efficiency is the way to go
However, today's technology makes windows capable of retaining heat in the colder months and blocking heat but capturing light in the hotter months--all the while making your home more comfortable.
Learn About Low-E Storm Windows
Low-E Storm Window information. The Alliance for Low-E Storm Windows was formed to communicate the energy-saving benefits of storm windows with Low-E glass, especially with relation to the Weatherization Assistance Program
Home Energy Efficiency Tips: Windows
The Alliance to Save Energy and energyNOW! collaborated to show you how to save money by installing efficient windows.
Energy Efficiency Tips
Jonathan Handey with Eco-Three demonstrates how curtains can significantly impact the temperature inside your home.
Top Window Styles for Maximum Energy Efficiency
Take your home's energy efficiency to new levels with the right windows. Renewal by Andersen® of Kentucky talks about the best styles to consider.
How Window Treatments Can Boost Energy Efficiency
Optimum home energy efficiency is largely a matter of managing heat. Windows are a major source of unwanted heat gain and heat loss in most homes. On a summer day, solar heat energy passing through windows raises indoor temperatures, boosting monthly HVAC costs. On a winter night, conversely, heat readily radiates outward through window glass, …
How Do Window Treatments Boost Energy Efficiency?
Some types of window treatments provide protection against the flow of heat remarkably well.
Energy Efficiency 101: Sealing Your Doors and Windows
Today we focus on window and door sealing. It’s an effective way of keeping drafts out and energy bills low. Of course, if you want maximum energy efficiency, your best option is to get high-performance Monroe NJ replacement windows and doors. What Air Leaks Are Heated or cooled air escapes through holes, gaps, or cracks …
How Windows Affect a Vintage Home's Energy Efficiency
Looking for wood replacement windows for your vintage or historic home? The Sierra Pacific line of premium wood window replacements is perfect for older homes.
Top-Rated Replacement Windows Mean Energy Efficiency
Learn how to read replacement window ratings and compare vinyl and metal frames.
Why Quality Windows Matter for Energy Efficiency In Your Home
When weighing the benefits of new windows, don’t underestimate the impact that quality windows can have on your home’s overall energy efficiency. We've compiled a few reasons quality windows are so important.
What You Need to Know About Energy Efficiency at the Window
Without energy-efficient window treatments, as much as 40% of the heat inside a home can escape through its windows. Hunter Douglas has long been committed t...
How Cleaning Your Windows Enhances Energy Efficiency
Improve HVAC performance and your home's overall energy efficiency by focusing on your windows while spring cleaning - from washing to regular maintenance.
Builder Blog from Integrity Windows and Doors » Blog Archive » Top home trends: Energy...
April 9th, 2012 by Integrity Windows and Doors Now that we’re well into 2012, we’ve compiled a list of top home trends. Are you seeing any of these in your work Energy efficiency: Americans are looking for superior energy efficiency in every important feature of their home. ENERGY STAR-rated windows, high-efficiency furnaces and air conditioners, quality attic insulation – they’ll all save money and make the…
How Heating Maintenance Improves your Energy Efficiency
Salt Lake City heating maintenance is a necessary step to keeping your heater up and running in the midst of our sometimes harsh climate. We experience our share of cold weather in the winter, and a reliable heater is the best weapon you have against the snow and sleet.
How to Balance Energy Efficiency With Design
Well-placed windows are a defining quality of a well-constructed home. Whether the structure is a house, a duplex, or an apartment, windows serve an essential role in both lighting and designing its character. They are an essential tool when it comes to building today’s sustainable , energy-efficient homes That’s in part because window technology has changed dramatically in recent decades. The wooden, elegant–but often drafty–windows of…
25 x 20 Energy Efficiency Initiative
On Track to 25x20 At Halfway Point Developing energy efficient processors has long been a design focus at AMD. We set a bold goal in 2014 to deliver at least 25X more energy efficiency by the year 2020 with processors that combine powerful processor and graphics cores in a single chip AMD Ryzen™ Processors Keep AMD Ahead of Pace for 25x20 Our latest mobile processor, the AMD Ryzen™ Processor With Radeon™ Vega Graphics, continues to put AMD ahead of pace for our 25x20…
E4TheFuture Energy Efficiency: A Critical Component to Preparedness for Extreme Weather
Record-breaking Hurricane Michael devastated coastal communities last fall. Because severe weather events on Florida’s Panhandle occur less frequently than on its Atlantic coast, that region was unprepared for such a potent storm. Panhandle building codes were less stringent than elsewhere,* and residents paid a steep price A famous picture from The New York Times shows one house unscathed in Mexico Beach, amidst flattened home sites. Why…