Replacement Windows in Cincinnati, Ohio
Sunday, April 20, 2014
love what beautiful windows can do. They let the light in and put the world on
display. Windows frame a gorgeous view, let us keep an eye on the backyard fun
our kids or grandkids dream up, and invite a brilliant sunset into the room
windows do more than bring the outside world in. Old windows may also be sending
what’s inside our homes outside. Windows that are old, in disrepair or made of
single pane glass can allow heat to seep out during the winter and air
conditioning to escape all summer. But even if they do a good job of keeping
warm and cool air inside your home, when they no longer match the look or feel
of their surroundings, it’s time for high quality replacement windows.
windows have a powerful effect on the style of a room and on your utility
bills. When it comes to saving money, energy efficient replacement windows are
the best possible solution. These replacement windows can save homeowners as
much as 25% on energy bills every month for the life of the windows,
particularly when you’re replacing single pane windows.
windows are more energy efficient than old, single pane windows but when you’re
choosing replacement windows you can increase your savings with smart choices.
JFK is an authorized Andersen Excellence Dealer, which means we offer the very
best replacement windows available from the most highly- regarded window
manufacturer in the country.
don’t have to take our word for it. In 2005, the National Fenestration Rating
Council (NFRC) adopted a new energy performance label that lists the
manufacturer, describes the product and provides information on energy
efficiency ratings for one or more energy performance characteristics. You can
find information about the energy performance ratings of Andersen replacement
windows for the following characteristics in their Technical Documents Library.
The U-Factor indicates how well your replacement windows will prevent heat from
escaping. The lower the U-Factor (or U-Value), the better job the replacement
windows will do at keeping heat where it belongs.
Heat Gain Coefficient (SHGC): The SHGC measures how well replacement windows
block heat caused by sunlight. The range is expressed between 0 and 1; the
lower the number, the less solar heat it transmits to the interior of a house.
Transmittance (VT): The VT measures the amount of visible light that comes
through the glass of your replacement windows. In this case, the higher the
number (on a scale of 0 to 1), the better.
energy efficiency is a great reason to buy replacement windows but there are
others, like remodeling.
a home often starts with a vision. You can see the potential in your house and
you know that your vision will better reflect your style than the current
reality. Replacement windows can help you bring that vision to life,
complementing the new exterior and interior style. Replacement windows can let
the light into a room in a new way and frame a beautiful view with truly
exceptional craftsmanship, transforming a house all on their own.
Window & Door is Cincinnati’s premier supplier of Andersen’s complete line
of replacement windows. Stop into our showroom today and we’ll help you find
the perfect replacement windows to match your budget, your style and your