Reducing Heat Loss in the House

Reducing Heat Loss

Have you ever considered the amount of heat lost through your inefficient window? If you are on an old window, you could be losing as much as 25% of the heat at home. Therefore, installing new windows could be all you need to curtail energy losses.
The design of windows for home efficiency has come a long way. Today, the most energy efficient windows include triple-glazed, double-glazed and LOW-E (low emissivity) windows. It is important to replace the old slider style window with a casement brings with it an air-tight seal.
Condensation is also very important when considering replacement windows. As soon as you discover condensation, you should address the problem. This is important to prevent the formation and spread of mould. You will also note that condensation is mostly related to windows that are not energy-efficient. With an energy star rated window, your home is safe from condensation and other effects of high humidity levels.
Do you have any questions on doors and windows replacement and repair? GTA Windows and Doors have all the answers you are looking for. To get the most comprehensive free consultation on doors and windows, reach us on 416-638-8300