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6 reasons to choose energy efficient glass

November 9th, 2010 admin 5 comments
  • Improved thermal insulation
  • Improved comfort in the home- Lesser cold spots
  • Improved condensation- visible effects
  • Low rating windows are cost effective in the long run
  • Reduced heating bills
  • Environmentally friendly glass saves energy

Energy efficient glass has being available for many years now. However it is now one of the important factors in the home. Incorrect windows can have a dramatic effect on your heating bills. Heat can go out through the frame and into the wall cavity. Manufacturers tend to now put a low E coating on the cavity that faces the surface in order to help reduce the law that mat Accor.

Energy saving glass will be coated with a thin sliver based product and semi-conducting coating of tin oxide. These products are manufactured by many companies

There is also a new system in which has also been developed which is for around the windows it is thermal insulation.

There is an alternative to energy efficient glass which would be to put in triple glazing. Triple glazing offers Energy Saving Glass for your windows.

A customer decided to buy a new window system for there home at a 10% lesser price for a standard window system compared to the low-E rage of windows from a well know manufacture, the manufacture had a good reputation for quality and did recommend the low-E window system.

In the first year of living in the home they noticed that the windows seamed cold. It was then he decided to compare the low-E window system to the standard system.

After calculating the cost it was estimated that the extra cost at the start would pay for it self within 3-4 years however the home would have being more comfortable for many more years.

It is clear that energy loss should be considered when choosing a window system. Energy performance should top the list.

An average home can loose up to 30% of its heat through its windows. Energy efficient windows are designed to save money each and every day not to mention that the comfort you will experience within your home.

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