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Getting Your Home Ready for Winter

Window World Volusia Blog Ready for Winter

Before winter brings cooler temperatures and higher energy bills, make sure your home is airtight and energy efficient. Improperly sealed windows and doors can add up to 15 percent to your heating bill this winter. One of the best ways to prevent this is to check doors and windows for leaks, and use caulk and… Read more »


The Top Reasons to Replace Your Windows

Though it may be hard to believe, everything in your home must be replaced. Some parts of your home may not need to be replaced in your lifetime, but your windows certainly will. Instead of seeing replacing your windows as a hassle, you should consider it to be an opportunity to improve your home and… Read more »


Preventing Air Leaks in Your Bay Windows

Windows are essentially holes in your home, and unless they’re properly installed, they may leak over time. Bay windows with air leaks don’t just allow uncomfortable drafts to permeate your home; they can also force your indoor climate control to work harder and increase your monthly energy costs. To make your home more energy efficient… Read more »


Watch: Measuring the Efficiency of Your Windows

There are plenty of energy-efficient renovations that can make your home look great and reduce long-term energy costs, but it only makes sense to invest in the areas you’ll receive the greatest return on. This brief video guide provides a brief explanation of how energy-efficient windows can help you save money. The solar heat gain… Read more »


Understanding Tax Credits for Your New Windows

One of the simplest and cost-effective methods to make your home more energy-efficient is by simply replacing your old vinyl windows. Additionally, available federal tax credits can help you offset the costs of window replacements and enjoy great savings one your energy bill. The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2010 has been retroactively extended… Read more »


Saving Energy Costs with Double Pane Windows This Summer

When it comes to saving energy during the summer, the focus usually lies on air conditioner efficiency. While maintaining your air conditioner is certainly important, there are other factors that can affect energy consumption and costs. For example, as sunlight enters your home through your windows, the temperature of your home increases, forcing your air… Read more »