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  • Friday April 17, 2015

    Installer Reccomendations-Yardley, PA

    Looking for some window replacement installers in the Bucks County, PA area. Quotes from PJ Fitzpatrick's -$1200 for (2) double hung windows? Sounds...

  • Wednesday April 15, 2015

    Installer Recommendation?

    This is one of the most informative sites I've stumbled on covering a mostly single topic!! Wow! Thank you for this.
    We live...

  • Tuesday April 14, 2015

    Recommended Installers/dealers in Rockford Illinois?

    I know Window4U services Chicagoland, not sure if he gets that far west. Perhaps he'll weigh...

  • Monday April 13, 2015

    Wrong section oops

    Dave (aka Window4U) is out of Chicago. Brandon (aka HomeSealed) is out of Milwaukee.
    You are just a tad bit...

  • Sunday April 12, 2015

    Overwhelmed with Replacement Window Choices

    I would throw out the Renewal quote given that you have a better option in the Marvin Integrity.
    Do you like...

  • Wednesday April 8, 2015

    DIY Install Questions (Pictures)

    I've done a bunch of windows on my past houses (but the cheaper Home Depot variety) but have a couple questions relative to...

  • Wednesday April 8, 2015

    The Window Store - Nordic Guard - WI

    Not sure where the proper home of this should be or if this is considered a review because I haven't ordered anything yet.

  • Friday April 3, 2015

    Great Lakes Ecosmart Windows - Should I keep looking?

    Regardless of where or how I search the internet... (other than the normal sales propaganda) I can find very little "current" information from...

  • Thursday April 2, 2015

    Ideal Majestic questions

    I am in SE PA. We are looking at replacement windows for a 20 year old house that currently has wood windows. Two...

  • Tuesday March 31, 2015

    trim around vinyl windows

    I'm confused.....one place wants to take down and replace the aluminum trim around my windows when they replace them and the other places...

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What is the ENERGY STAR Windows Program?

 

The ENERGY STAR Windows Program is an excellent place for homeowners to review their options for efficient replacement windows.

Originally, the Energy Star Program was founded in 1992 as a labeling program headed by the Enivronmental Protection Agency (EPA). At first, the labels were put only on computers and computer monitors, but soon thereafter, the Energy Star Program teamed up with the US Department of Energy, and by 1996, many more product categories began to gain the label including most if not all appliances and home improvement goods, such as replacement windows, doors, and skylights.

Now, the Energy Star Program is affiliated with over 15,000 private and public sector organizations that all help consumers find the energy efficient products they need, including replacement windows, doors, and skylights.

Amazingly, it was estimated that, through the Energy Star Program, $18 billion dollars was saved in 2008 alone; Every replacement window bearing the Energy Star label purchased and installed has helped, and will continue to help, this amount of savings rise year by year.

This trend is also due to the fact that more consumers than ever are aware of the Energy Star Program and its applicability to over 60 product categories including replacement windows, doors, and skylights

Look for the Energy Star Label on the replacement windows you wish to purchase:
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