Andersen’s Journey to Sustainability

When you need to improve the quality of life in your home, investing in newer and better windows is the way to go. For this, you’re going to need a reliable window company like Renewal by Andersen® of Houston.

Andersen’s Journey to Sustainability

We are the home improvement expert that homeowners trust for quality window replacement in Houston, TX. With our high-quality materials and manufacturing process, we’ll help you maximize the comfort and energy efficiency of your home. All of these are possible due to our parent company, Andersen Corporation. For more than a hundred years, Andersen has made environmental responsibility and sustainable solutions top priorities in home improvement.

Andersen’s First Environmental Product Declaration

Andersen has collaborated with other leaders in the window industry to release their Product Category Rule (PRC. This aims to define the scope in which product life cycle assessments are performed. PRC also encourages transparency on the manufacturer’s endeavors in minimizing a product’s impact to the environment.

With this announcement, Andersen recently published its first Environmental Product Declaration (EDP). This addresses the cradle-to-gate life cycle of a Renewal by Andersen® double hung window. This unit features a frame material made of Fibrex®, a composite of reclaimed wood fibers that offers the insulating properties of wood with the low maintenance value of vinyl. Its double-pane insulating glass uses Low-E coatings and an argon gas blend in the airspace.

According to Jim Weglewski, Vice-President of sustainability, publishing the first-ever EPD is a big part of the company’s sustainability effort.

Choosing Renewal by Andersen®

Look no further than Renewal by Andersen® of Houston for your window replacement needs. Whether you’re looking for quality casement, picture, or double hung windows in Houston, TX, we can definitely deliver. Our options are proof of Andersen’s continued support to energy efficiency. Turn to us if you’re planning to switch to greener solutions.

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