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5 Ways to Seal and Insulate Your Windows for Winter

5 ways to seal and insulate windows for winter energy savings

One of the best and easiest ways to save money on heating and cooling costs is by insulating your windows. From caulking and weather stripping to installing window screens/films and thermal curtains, we’ve put together a useful guide for insulating your windows. How to Tell If There Are Air Leaks Around Your Windows AN easy

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How to Install Weather Stripping for Doors and Windows

How to install weather stripping for doors and windows - seal drafts

With the extra rain, snow, and cold drafts that come along with old man winter, weather stripping is an important home project to protect your home from damage, drafts, and insects. We recommend weather stripping doors and windows where the weather stripping is missing or damaged. This will increase the energy efficiency of your home

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3 Places to Test Your Home for Drafts and Leaks

3 Places to Test Your Home for Drafts and Leaks

Insulation, an energy-efficient air conditioning system, and using a ceiling fan to cut cooling costs will still lack the desired effect on your cooling costs this coming summer if your home is still leaking.  Leaks in walls, window sills, and doors are all easy escape routes for cold air to swap space with the warm

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Passive Heating and Cooling Window Strategies

passive heating and cooling window strategies

There are two ways to heat and cool your home — the mechanical way (active) or the non-mechanical way (passive). Most homes utilize both. Passive heating and cooling strategies are the least expensive in terms of both financial and environmental costs. Celebrate Earth Day and reduce your utility bills and carbon footprint with these passive

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