When you decide on a window replacement project, you’ll most likely encounter new units with the small NFRC (National Fenestration Rating Council) label on them. This label allows you to compare different energy-efficient windows, providing you with energy performance ratings in multiple categories. This information helps you determine the most suitable ENERGY STAR®-approved units for your home. [Read more…]
The Fibrex® material by Renewal by Andersen® was first conceptualized when our parent company introduced the first hollow vinyl window, which is a great insulator, but lacks structural integrity. After decades of research and development, Andersen® scientists perfected Fibrex in 1992. Since then, it has offered a healthier balance between durability and energy efficiency than its contemporaries do. [Read more…]
When updating your windows, there are many things to consider, like the color, type and material. Of course, you also need to look at their overall energy efficiency and follow certain guidelines.