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The Benefits of Energy-Efficient Windows

January 16, 2023

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Your home’s windows do more than bring an attractive aesthetic to your home’s exterior. They serve several other purposes that keep your home comfortable and safe. Energy-efficient windows are a top choice that fulfills these functions more than other windows. If you’re in the market for replacement windows but aren’t sure why energy-efficient windows come so highly recommended, we’ve outlined a few benefits here that explain why they’re an excellent choice.

They Prevent Heat Transfer

Many benefits of energy-efficient windows stem from their excellent insulative properties. Outdated single-pane windows have thin glass and poor insulation. That means these old windows tend to let air and heat escape from your home, which can cause fluctuations in your home’s temperature.

On the other hand, energy-efficient windows include insulated frames and multiple panes of glass that can be filled with gas, enhancing thermal performance. These features reduce drafts and stabilize your home’s interior temperature, keeping it cool in the summer and warm in the winter.

They May Lower Your Energy Costs

Insulation helps with more than just your home’s comfort—the reduction in heat transfer and resulting stable temperature can lessen the strain on your HVAC system. With a stable home temperature, your air conditioner and heater won’t run as often, possibly reducing your heating and cooling costs.

You’ll Enjoy a Quieter Home

Aside from reducing heat transfer and increasing comfort in your home, insulation can also block outdoor noise. With energy-efficient windows, the sounds of traffic and neighborhood noises will be dampened, making your home more peaceful.

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Five Star Improvements is the company to turn to for your new windows. Our team can further explain energy-efficient windows and schedule a consultation at your Rochester, NY, home. Reach out today to learn more.

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