Choosing windows is easier once you determine their energy ratings and how they can lower the energy demands of your home. Homecraft Inc., your local wood window installation company, discusses more.
Energy-efficient replacement windows are great for their long-term benefits, especially with today’s rising energy costs. If you’ve been looking around showrooms, you may have noticed the ENERGY STAR® labels affixed to replacement window units. Ever wondered what these labels are for, and how they can help you find energy-efficient replacement windows? Here is a short run-down.
Replacement windows do more than just provide your home with natural lighting and ventilation. They feature energy-efficient properties to reduce heat gain so you can enjoy a more comfortable living space without the high utility costs. With the right design, they can also create a striking focal point. [Read more…]
Homecraft® Inc. is the one-stop shop for all your window replacement needs. We offer the best of two different categories: ProVia® vinyl windows and Andersen® wood replacement windows. They’re so good that your only problem will be deciding between the two. Let us share with you the features and benefits of both:
Aeris™ and Endure™ are two of ProVia’s hottest lines of windows today. They may have stark distinctions in design, but they share all the winning qualities homeowners love about ProVia. [Read more…]
Energy-efficient windows are rightfully marketed to lower gas and electric costs and improve comfort. What many homeowners don’t realize, though, is the fact that they provide a host of other benefits older units couldn’t offer. Here are some of them:
Do you feel drafts entering your home? Are there any broken seals or moisture buildup in your old windows? Once you notice any problematic signs and high energy bills, you should definitely check your windows’ condition. Damaged windows can bring many issues when left unattended. Repairing them, however, might not be the best option to keep them in good shape. For a more effective solution, consider getting a window replacement. [Read more…]
If it’s time to install new windows in your home, you have two options. One is to replace your old windows with exactly the same kind. The other is to choose one that truly reflects your style and meets your needs. Most homeowners tend to select windows based on how well they can increase their home’s curb appeal, ignoring other potential benefits of window replacement. [Read more…]