How Low-E Glass Affects Long Island Replacement Window Choices

How Low-E Glass Affects Long Island Replacement Window Choices

Installing low-emissivity, generally called low-E, replacement windows in your Long Island home is a cost-effective approach that can improve energy-efficiency and comfort. Enhanced window performance saves money spent on heating and air conditioning costs month after month, every year you live in your home. Many Renewal by Andersen of Long Island customers come in looking for low-E windows, but some don’t really understand what the term means, or why it’s important to ask about how these factory applied coatings impact performance and optical properties.

Here’s a quick rundown that covers what you need to know before buying replacement windows and patio doors with Low-E glass for your home. (more…)

Patterned Glass Windows Make Your Long Island Home Sparkle

Patterned Glass Windows Make Your Long Island Home Sparkle

Are you considering textured or patterned glass replacement windows for your Long Island home? This week’s industry standards blog post will answer five of the most common questions Long Island homeowners have about “art glass.”

5 Common Questions About Replacement Window Patterned Glass

#1. Are patterned glass options less energy-efficient than traditional clear replacement window panes?

No. Patterned glass solutions are built with Low-E glass designed to boost home energy-efficiency. Our manufacturing team ensures that all replacement window units meet the rigorous performance ratings our customers expect. (more…)

Thinking of Creating a Wall of Glass with Replacement Windows on Long Island?

Thinking of Creating a Wall of Glass with Replacement Windows on Long Island?

Thinking bringing more natural light into your Long Island home by connecting your outdoor spaces with your interior rooms? Have you considered installing replacement windows and/or patio doors to create a stunning wall of glass?

Every homeowner deserves at least one room that provides a place to relax and re-connect with nature. In addition to brightening up your home, large windows give you an opportunity to enjoy the beauty of the outdoors throughout the seasons without braving the elements during inclement weather. While finding the best window treatments (for privacy) can be an enjoyable challenge, when you get the design right, the results are truly worth the time and effort you spend.

Here are a few suggestions from your Renewal by Andersen of Long Island replacement window consultants for making sure you are thrilled with the finished project. (more…)