The Benefits of Energy Efficient Windows

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If you improve the energy efficiency of your home, you will end up spending considerably less to heat and cool your home

One of the best benefits of a home remodeling improvement project is that it almost always gives you an opportunity to decrease your resource dependency in some way. If you’re redoing your bathroom, you can buy low-flow fixtures; if you’re replacing the roof, you can add solar panels; and if you’re redoing the siding, you can replace your doors and windows. Upgrading to energy efficient windows will be a smart decision that offers benefits for years to come.

Improve Energy Efficiency and Comfort

If you improve the energy efficiency of your home, you will end up spending considerably less to heat and cool your home. This means that you get to have a comfortable home, no mater the season, without breaking your budget. In fact, the cost of replacement windows is usually balanced out by the energy savings that you reap over the life of the windows. 


Protect From UV

Energy efficient windows can also protect the interior of your home from harmful UV radiation. UV radiation can fade the paint on your walls, your art, your flooring, and your furniture and textiles. Installing new windows can protect the things inside your home, and limit the costs that you have to spend fixing and replacing due to that damage. 


Reduce Noise and Condensation

New energy efficient windows can also reduce condensation in rooms where the humidity tends to be high, like kitchens and bathrooms. Energy efficient windows tend to not allow as much cold through to the internal surface of the window, limiting how much moist inside air will condense on it. This can help to mitigate the streaks and puddles that you often get in the winter with older windows. That same insulation also helps to limit the noise that leaks into the home through the window, making the inside of your home quieter and more peaceful. 


Improve Home Value

Replacing your windows also improves your home’s resale value. The new windows will look nicer and improve the curb appeal of your home. They also improve the overall value, since those windows will benefit the homeowner in the long run. Most buyers look for homes that have had this sort of upgrade done. 


Depend on Leland Fisher Lumber For Your Full-Service Lumber, Window, Door, and Hardware Needs!

Leland Fisher Lumber is full-service lumber and hardware supplier. We’ve serviced homeowners and professional contractors in Montgomery County, Howard County, and Frederick County since 1894! Whether you want to remodel your home or upgrade your business, we have the professionalism and expertise to make any architectural vision come to life.

Be sure to visit Fisher Lumber’s Designer Showroom featuring displays of Andersen WindowsTherma-Tru entry doors, Simpson and Masonite exterior doors, as well as a wide selection of interior doors featuring SimpsonMasonite, Lemieux, and JELD-WEN. Our knowledgeable experts are ready to assist you! Contact usat 301-424-6500 and follow us on FacebookTwitter, and Pinterest.

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