Five Reasons You Need Energy-Efficient Windows
Every homeowner looking to save money on their energy bills should make sure their home has energy-efficient windows. Many homes start off with “builder grade” windows, and many homeowners don’t update them unless they want to change the look of their exterior. However, energy-efficient windows can be updated to improve much more than just the aesthetics of your home.
Here are our top five reasons to update to energy-efficient windows.
1. Energy-Efficient Windows Provide Insulation to Reduce Bills
In Florida, energy-efficient windows as necessary as air conditioning. With the air conditioning on full blast all summer, replacement windows can keep the cool air inside. When drafty windows let out the cool air, the energy escapes, and your unit has to run overtime to keep your house cool.
Energy Star Windows from Conner reduce the overuse of your air conditioner. This can help save you money on each bill and also keep you from needing to replace your unit.
2. Replacement Windows Can Protect From UV Heat and Damage
Energy-efficient windows can also keep your house cool by keeping out extra heat from the sun. UV radiation enters a home through windows, heating up your home. UV rays are also responsible for the fading caused from sunlight touching your furniture, photos, walls, and flooring. Properly installed windows can keep these UV rays out.
3. Energy-Efficient Windows Reduce Noise
Replacement windows can block out excess noise from noisy neighbors better than drafty, old windows. New windows that are properly installed will be well-sealed to protect against noise. This can be beneficial for your sleep and also your enjoyment of the peacefulness of your home.
4. New Windows Enhance Curb Appeal
Replacement windows give your exterior a fresh, clean look. New windows are a great improvement to make if you are interested in boosting the value of your home.
When you start a window replacement project, you also can update the aesthetics of your windows. Conner has a variety of window styles to fit every taste and budget.
5. Replacement Windows are Easy to Use and Keep Clean
Old windows tend to stick and become foggy after years of use. Newer, replacement windows are easy to open and lock. This gives you greater access to fresh air and also becomes an added level of security for your home. The new glass in replacement windows is also easy to clean and beautiful.
If you’re ready to get started on a window replacement project, give Conner a call today for a free, no-pressure quote at 863-647-1561.