Energy Efficient Windows Sioux Falls SD

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Leggette Brashears & Graham Inc
(605) 334-6000
140 E Hinks Ln Ste 126
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Environmental Law & Policy
(605) 274-7060
311 S Phillips Ave Ste 202
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Widseth Smith Nolting Wsn
(605) 335-9550
5132 S Cliff Ave Ste 5
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Van Larr Construction
(605) 338-7180
6311 N 10th Ave
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Johnson Custom Home Design
(605) 339-0668
4500 S Florence Ave
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Wla Consulting Inc
(605) 339-7275
216 S Duluth Ave
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Geotek Engineering & Testing Services Inc
(605) 335-5512
909 E 50th St N
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Home Depot
(605) 361-7439
2523 S Louise Ave
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Home Improvement Specialist
(605) 332-8684
610 W 14th St
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Johnson Custom Home Designs
(605) 201-2222
4500 S Florence Av
Sioux Falls, SD
 

Eco-Friendly Home Guide: Part 5 - Windows

Windows are a very critical part of any home, and one of the first topics that people think of when they think about remodeling to be more eco-friendly or to lower their energy costs. If your home already has good, solid windows in it, keeping them maintained and in good working order is fairly simple. Of course, if you’re looking for a new window solution to help you be more environmentally friendly and save money on energy costs, there are plenty of options to choose from. Here are some of the most popular types of windows and their various benefits based on your needs:

Wood: Wooden windows are easily the most insulated windows that you can buy, but they’re a lot of work to take care of. Wood-framed windows have a high potential for rotting and can be a lot of trouble. Of course, if you live in a dry climate or use a solid, durable wood type, you should have no trouble getting windows that will last a long time, even though they might require you to perform more maintenance than usual.

Vinyl: These windows are very inexpensive, but that doesn’t always make them an ideal solution. Vinyl windows can be well-constructed, but the process of making them is typically less than environmentally friendly. They are solid, stable windows and can easily reduce air leakage and maintenance if they are properly installed. Some are cheaply made, so watch out for which windows you choose.

Aluminum: Aluminum isn’t really a good window choice for many. They are practical in rainy climates and meet coastal building codes because they are strong, but they aren’t that great for heat loss reduction or heat transfer savings. When purchased properly, installed well, and properly insulated, these windows can be an eco-friendly option, though.

Wood-clad or composite: Composite and wood-clad windows give people the best of both worlds in their windows. You get the energy efficiency along with the low maintenance that so many people are looking for. In ...

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