A number of home improvement projects can help you to save money by reducing how much you are going to be spending on your energy bill. The most significant difference that can be made, however, is by replacing the windows in the home. In some cases, you may end up saving more than 100 dollars per month, depending upon your average utility bill and the quality of the service and product that you choose. Here are some things to keep in mind when it comes to your energy costs and how new windows can provide you with the savings that you need.
One of the first things that you should consider is the amount of money that you can save when you install new windows in the home. If you review the Texas Window Initiative, you will find that almost half of the energy costs that you are being lost at your residence are related to the windows. On average, a utility bill is around 250 dollars per month. When you factor in the amount that you are spending as a result of windows, you end up spending almost 1400 dollars per year as a result of faulty windows. That is a ridiculous amount of money.
When you look at the windows on your home, are you looking at quality windows or you looking at something that is builders grade. Builders grade windows are used in almost all new construction because they cost a lot less than midgrade or high-grade windows and a help to increase the profit that is made on the construction project. Most builders grade windows are only warranted for a year and they are not going to do much to prevent the transfer of energy to the outside environment.
Of course, if you are going to be replacing the windows in your home, it is important for you to choose something that is of high quality. At Executive Window Services, we offer vinyl, aluminum and wood windows that are of the highest quality available. There is a range of windows that are available to suit any budget. Since you're using quality windows when you replace them, you will end up saving a considerable amount of money on your energy bill. This is something that is going to be seen immediately after the windows are installed. In fact, it is not unusual for people in the state of Texas to save as much as 700 dollars or more during the first year that they have the new windows installed in their home.
You should also consider the installation of the windows, as that is going to impact the quality and the energy savings that are available. When windows are installed in the home, they must be installed properly. Many door and window installation contractors are going to try to make extra money by reducing the amount that they are spending for labor. This not only impacts the price that they are paying, it impacts the quality of the installation. That is not something that you need to be concerned about when you use Executive Window Services. We always install the windows professionally and we use high quality materials to ensure that everything works properly.
Did you realize that in certain parts of Texas, there is a danger of rolling blackouts? These blackouts, sometimes referred to as brownouts are an issue because there are not enough electrical plants to keep up with the need for energy in the state. Those power companies are urging individuals to upgrade the windows in their home in order to save energy. This is an unsolicited testimony to the fact that you can save money when using high quality windows in the home. They have no interest in selling you windows or in providing the installation of the windows at your place of residence. Even so, they have spent quite a bit of money on doing studies which demonstrate the fact that you can save money on energy when you windows are installed.
Of course, the energy savings when installing new windows is only one of the many benefits that are available. You should also consider the upgrade to your home, which will benefit your family in numerous ways. One of the ways it benefits your family is by increasing the value of your home. This is not only from the curb appeal and the fact that you're home looks better when new windows are installed, it actually increases the resale value. If you are considering selling your home, you would certainly want to consider replacing the windows.
The comfort in your home is also a consideration. When you have builders grade windows in the home, you will end up losing a lot of energy as a result. This is often something that is noticeable when you are standing near the windows, as there will be uneven temperature compared to what is available in the middle of the room. Not only is it costing you money, it is affecting your comfort level.
When you are ready to discuss the energy savings from new windows further, you can contact Executive Window Services. We can assist you by providing you with the quality products and expert installation on the windows at your home or place of business.