Make sure to take the solar heat gain coefficient (SHGC) into account when choosing new windows for your home. The SHGC rates the amount of solar radiation transferring through a given window, helping you accurately determine its energy performance. But what exactly is a good SHGC rating for replacement windows? The premier window company in the area, Renewal by Andersen® of Greater Philadelphia, answers this here.
There are plenty of home improvement projects that are geared not only for increased aesthetic appeal but for improved energy efficiency, as well. And given how fall is right around the corner, bringing with it a noticeable chill in the air, now is the perfect time to invest in an upgrade. Renewal by Andersen® of Greater Philadelphia, the trusted windows company in the area, shares some of the projects that can go a long way in improving your home’s energy efficiency.[Read more…]
Aside from improving your home’s curb appeal, windows can also contribute significantly to its thermal comfort and energy efficiency. But they’re not exempt to issues, which may be serious enough to cause failure in their seals. Renewal by Andersen® of Greater Philadelphia, the area’s leading window company, expounds on the common reasons for window seal failure.[Read more…]
The type of material used for your replacement windows can directly influence their longevity and performance. That’s why you’ll need to consider your options carefully. Some homeowners go for wood, while others pick vinyl. But if you want to improve the look and feel of your home in the best way, make a bold decision and choose Fibrex® composite. Curious about this exceptional window material? Let Renewal by Andersen® of Greater Philadelphia, the area’s premier window company, answer some of the most frequently asked questions about Fibrex® windows.[Read more…]
Window replacement projects are no simple feat. It’s strongly recommended not to DIY this project and work with a team of professionals instead to carry out the project. This ensures that the windows are installed properly. However, before embarking on the project, it’s imperative to know the team behind your project. Learn more about the skilled individuals behind Renewal by Andersen® of Greater Philadelphia.[Read more…]