Changing how energy is consumed is often one of the things people who practice sustainable living do in an effort to reduce carbon footprint. After all, consuming gas and electricity in excess contributes to climate change. In fact, heating and cooling account for nearly 50% of energy use in an average U.S. home.
Daylighting refers to the practice of lighting your rooms using sunlight. This is usually achieved by not using window treatments and by using the right window types. Apart from its aesthetic effects, daylighting has many benefits. Renewal by Andersen® of Denver, the leading windows company in our area, explains more:
Deciding to invest in a remodel, such as door replacement, is a big deal, and there are many things you should do to prepare for the undertaking, including getting your home ready. Without proper planning and careful consideration, your project may end up a mess, affecting not only your family, but your neighbors as well. This can cause property damage and even misunderstanding with the people close to you. To help you avoid all that trouble, below are some of our best tips for preparing your home (and your neighborhood) for your door upgrade this season: [Read more…]
Whether you’re installing replacement windows or adding a new room, home improvement projects often encounter delays, some of which can add days, or even weeks, to the completion date. The good news is that some of these delays can be avoided. Renewal by Andersen® of Denver sheds light on how to do just that in today’s post.