Energy-efficient replacement windows minimize the use of artificial heating and cooling in a building. They insulate against heat and cold up to four-times better than ordinary windows.[Read more…]
It’s perfectly understandable to have a lot of questions before getting your brand new replacement windows. What kind of glazing should you look for? What type of frame material lasts longest? What style would fit your home’s current design? All these considerations can cause you some stress.
Experts use a rating system called Sound Transmission Class, or STC, to rate how well a structure reduces the amount of sound entering the space. In the United States, this integer rating is widely used for ceilings, floors, partitions, walls and windows.
A window replacement is no easy task. Even when you hire a reputable contractor for the job, you may be asked to do your part in the project for it to be successful. That would mean preparing your home prior to the crew coming over on installation day. Today, Renewal by Andersen® of Denver focuses on the important things you need to do to ensure there willl be no complications during the process.
Among the many windows available today, the sliding window offers the most in terms of practicality. It has qualities such as aesthetic appeal and energy efficiency. It also has features like sleek frames and expansive glass areas that promote ventilation and daylighting. You may, however, be wondering which part of your home is the best fit for this window.