Do you want to improve the overall look of your home while improving it’s overall value at the same time? Then, you need to do a specific type of home improvement project that will help you do just that and that’s getting energy efficient home windows installed. These types of windows don’t just look good but they are also made and designed to provide a huge amount of energy efficiency, which will help you save a ton of money on energy costs in the long run.
Home windows are made with high quality insulation properties, which helps make them really energy efficient. Because of the materials used on them, they can lessen the rate of heat transfer in your home. This means that if it’s cold outside, the heat that your heater produces stays inside your home instead of leaking out. And on the other hand, if it’s hot outside, the heat coming from your home’s exterior won’t easily seep through your home windows. Because of that, you won’t have to use your air conditioner or heater more often than you usually do and a result of that, you’ll end up consuming much less electricity at home. That will help you save a lot of money in the long run.
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I have selected some great videos for you to enjoy about awesome window installations around the globe. Prepare yourself for some very extreme buildings. Modern minimalism buildings I must say.
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When you are an engineer like myself, you get to see some really awesome stuff being created. Cement and steel structures and the most commonly used building material these days. Photovoltaic glass is going to be the next big thing now. Enjoy the videos guys.
Today we are going to talk about the benefits of double glazing. We know that double glazing might be a better insulator even tough glass is not a good insulator of either cold or heat
But having said that having a double glass door or window is better than having just one glass door or window in your house. Thats advantage no #1
Advantage no 2 is sound proofing. So lets say you live in a bottom floor apartment in a very buzy road. The traffic will drive you MAD. Installing double glazing aluminum windows will cut the noise by more than half. If you really want to make your house energy efficient, do yourself a favor and install these kind of windows.
The third advantage is having more safety against robbers who can break in you house through a thin glass very easily but its 4 times as hard when you have double glazing installed. Now there is also a new technology which provides even more insulation and that is the gas in between the windows. This glass helps eliminate the rays from the sun.
We would like to thank Renergy Limited Solar for this cool feature today. Solar windows are becoming popular especially for those who do not own a rooftop, in apartment buildings. So solar film is a really cool alternative which serves 2 purposes. 1, reduces the heat because it serves as insulation, and no 2 it does produce free energy!
I hope you found this article helpful. I will be posting more updates about this topic very soon. Have a nice weekend