Energy Efficiency

Articles on energy efficiency and cost savings as it pertains to your home's replacement windows.

Interview

Replacement Windows For Dummies has had the great fortune of being able to interview some of the most interesting and knowledgeable experts in the world of replacement windows and home energy efficiency.  Below is a list of companies and organizations that have conducted interviews to date:

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Top 25 Manufacturers

ReplacementWindowsForDummies.com Names Top 25 Energy Efficient Window Manufacturers

Replacement Windows For Dummies has released their list of the top 25 window manufacturers of energy efficient windows.  After reviewing window and fenestration research from a number of independent research organizations, www.ReplacementWindowsForDummies.com has compiled a list of the top 25 window manufacturers who received high marks for:producing energy efficient, durable and quality fenestration products, specifically windows, for U.S. homeowners.

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GreenHomes America

If you’re like most homeowners, you spend a lot of money on your home to ensure you and your family live comfortably and safely year round. However, if your home is like most homes in the U.S., it probably has some construction shortfalls that cause common comfort and energy efficient problems including hot and cold spots, drafts, moisture, poor air quality and excessive dust.

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Home Energy Logo

Home Energy magazine publisher Tom White discusses how to improve home energy efficiency from high-tech product choices to simple low-tech solutions

Home Energy magazine disseminates objective and practical information on residential energy efficiency, performance, comfort and affordability. Both published bimonthly and online at www.HomeEnergy.org, the magazine covers residential comfort issues and trends with a systems engineering approach. Home Energy’s content comes directly from professionals in the field who are researching and employing innovative design, building and remodeling practices and products. They are experts using the latest and best building techniques with an emphasis on implementing sound building fundamentals and “curing” sick buildings.

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Wisconsin

Wisconsin (WI) Energy & Efficient Window Performance Cash Rebates & Incentives. Cash rebates and incentives available to Wisconsin homeowners who upgrade to energy efficient windows.

This article discusses the cash rebates and incentives (including loans) available to homeowners in the state of Wisconsin for upgrading to energy efficient windows. Some programs listed aim to improve home energy performance in general; others explicitly focus on efficient window performance. They may be offered by your state, your local energy supply company or the two working together. They can help you pay for the costs of upgrading or replacing the windows in your home.

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Washington

Washington (WA) Energy & Efficient Window Performance Cash Rebates & Incentives. Cash rebates and incentives available to Washington homeowners who upgrade to energy efficient windows.

This article discusses the cash rebates and incentives (including loans) available to homeowners in the state of Washington for upgrading to energy efficient windows. Some programs listed aim to improve home energy performance in general; others explicitly focus on efficient window performance. They may be offered by your state, your local energy supply company or the two working together. They can help you pay for the costs of upgrading or replacing the windows in your home.

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Virginia

Virginia (VA) Energy & Efficient Window Performance Cash Rebates & Incentives. Cash rebates and incentives available to Virginia homeowners who upgrade to energy efficient windows.

This article discusses the cash rebates and incentives (including loans) available to homeowners in the state of Virginia for upgrading to energy efficient windows. Some programs listed aim to improve home energy performance in general; others explicitly focus on efficient window performance. They may be offered by your state, your local energy supply company or the two working together. They can help you pay for the costs of upgrading or replacing the windows in your home.

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Wyoming

Wyoming (WY) Energy & Efficient Window Performance Cash Rebates & Incentives. Cash rebates and incentives available to Wyoming homeowners who upgrade to energy efficient windows.

This article discusses the cash rebates and incentives (including loans) available to homeowners in the state of Wyoming for upgrading to energy efficient windows. Some programs listed aim to improve home energy performance in general; others explicitly focus on efficient window performance. They may be offered by your state, your local energy supply company or the two working together. They can help you pay for the costs of upgrading or replacing the windows in your home.

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Colorado (CO) Energy & Efficient Window Performance Cash Rebates & Incentives. Cash rebates and incentives available to Colorado homeowners who upgrade to energy efficient windows.

This article discusses the cash rebates and incentives (including loans) available to homeowners in the state of Colorado for upgrading to energy efficient windows. Some programs listed aim to improve home energy performance in general; others explicitly focus on efficient window performance. They may be offered by your state, your local energy supply company or the two working together. They can help you pay for the costs of upgrading or replacing the windows in your home.

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North Carolina

North Carolina (NC) Energy & Efficient Window Performance Cash Rebates & Incentives. Cash rebates and incentives available to North Carolina homeowners who upgrade to energy efficient windows.

This article discusses the cash rebates and incentives (including loans) available to homeowners in the state of North Carolina for upgrading to energy efficient windows. Some programs listed aim to improve home energy performance in general; others explicitly focus on efficient window performance. They may be offered by your state, your local energy supply company or the two working together. They can help you pay for the costs of upgrading or replacing the windows in your home.

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