Renewal by Andersen of Long Island Replacement Window & Patio Door Sustainability Standards
This sixth, and final, installment in our series about replacement window standards is all about the environmental impact of Renewal by Andersen replacement windows and the sustainability measures we take in our design and manufacturing process to protect you and the environment we all live in. We know that responsible building and manufacturing is good for our Long Island neighbors, the environment and everyone. Renewal by Andersen is committed to making sure our policies meet or exceed rigorous standards for sourcing building materials, manufacturing home windows and patio doors and delivering high-quality fixtures that help you reduce your carbon footprint as well.
Here’s a brief sustainability policy recap for those of you who aren’t familiar with our brand. Continue reading Environmental Impact of Long Island Replacement Windows
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. Continue reading Patterned Glass Windows Make Your Long Island Home Sparkle
When your Long Island home’s windows no longer meet performance standards, you may want to upgrade to replacement windows. Choosing the right replacement window style to enhance the curb appeal of your home is important, but you also want to make sure your choices deliver the highest return on investment in other areas, too. Modern, high-quality windows look beautiful and limit noise transfer, complement unique home architecture features and reduce heating and cooling expenses. So, how do you decide which style or styles are best for your Long Island home? Read on. In this installment of the Renewal by Andersen industry standards series we cover a few style similarities and differences to ensure you choose the ideal window style for every room in your home.
Here is a brief description of each style in our portfolio. Continue reading Choose a Replacement Window Style for Highest Performance
Although there are many styles of replacement windows to choose from, all windows are either operable or fixed (often known as “picture” windows). A combination of the two styles will ensure your Long Island home is functional, beautiful and energy-efficient. Here is a bit more information from the Renewal by Andersen of Long Island specialists to help you achieve the perfect balance between windows that open and their stationary companions. Continue reading Benefits of Fixed Versus Operable Windows for Long Island Homes
Last week our new 6-part Renewal by Andersen of Long Island replacement window Industry Standards education series began with a discussion of energy efficiency standards for the whole window unit. This week, we will begin to delve into the individual parts, because knowing which individual components perform better on their own, will help you make better choices when selecting the windows and patio doors for your home. This week, let’s look more closely at how window frame materials impact energy-efficiency.
While there are many different types of window frame materials available on the market today, and some new ones are gaining popularity, we’ll discuss the most common types of frames available in our market. Continue reading Which Replacement Window Frame is Best for Long Island