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Did you know that inefficient windows are one of the easiest ways to lose energy in your Columbus area home? At APCO, we want you to be completely satisfied with your window selection, which is why we’ve put together a guide to window energy efficiency. When you need help determining the most efficient windows for your home, turn to the window installation and replacement experts at APCO.
Simply call us at the number at the top of this page, or contact us online, to get the conversation started about energy-efficient window replacement in the Columbus, Ohio area.
The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) operates a voluntary program that tests, certifies, and labels windows, doors, and skylights based on their energy performance ratings. The NFRC label provides a reliable way to determine a window’s energy properties and to compare products. The NFRC label can be found on all ENERGY STAR® qualified window, door, and skylight products, but ENERGY STAR bases its qualification only on U-factor and solar heat gain coefficient ratings—described in detail below.
The National Fenestration Rating Council is the only federally recognized window website that reports window U-factors and Solar Heat Gain Coefficients. Feel free to contact APCO and we will help you through the process of finding energy-efficient windows.
Some common ways windows experience heat gain and loss is through:
Understanding how to improve your energy efficiency can be difficult. When looking for ways to improve the efficiency of your Columbus area home’s windows, consider the follow energy efficiency ratings:
Windows help to protect you and tour Columbus area home from the elements—just like a winter coat. But like a winter coat, you should pick the windows that make the most sense for the Ohio climate. While some windows are better at keeping you warm, others excel at keeping you cool. When scheduling window replacement with APCO, consider the following factors recommended by ENERGY STAR®.
APCO was founded over 50 years ago and has been a leading exterior contractor in the Columbus area ever since. We offer energy-efficient window solutions throughout Columbus and the surrounding areas.
APCO offers energy-efficient windows throughout the following cities and their surrounding areas: Bexley, Columbus, Dublin, Gahanna, Grove City, Lewis Center, Pickerington, Powell, Reynoldsburg, Upper Arlington, and Westerville.
Ready to improve the efficiency in your home? Contact the installation professionals at APCO to learn more about how you can benefit from ENERGY STAR windows in the Columbus area.
APCO reserves the right to terminate this promotion at any time.
The NFRC is a non-profit organization that administers a uniform, independent rating and labeling system for the energy performance of windows. The Department of Energys ENERGY STAR program relies on NFRC tests results to determine whether a window can qualify for an ENERGY STAR label. All ENERGY STAR labeled windows and skylights qualify for tax credit.Read More