Watch this video to see how these homeowners lowered their heating and cooling bills by replacing the drafty, old windows and doors in their home with energy efficient, double pane, insulated windows and doors.
Windows are a great way to bring the outdoors inside your home, but they also can require repair or replacement. Watch this video to find out how to repair everything from window panes to sash cords to replacing entire window units.
As the weather turns colder, drafts creeping in under doors and windowsills can really add to your heating bills. A draft dodger or draft snake helps seal out drafts and is an easy DIY project. Read on to find out how to make one for your home.
There were a number of innovative new doors and windows on display at the 2011 International Builder’s Show including decorative obscure glass doors, acrylic block windows, hinged door sidelights, and patio doors with blinds. Watch this video to find out more.
To improve energy efficiency and reduce maintenance on the Kuppersmith Project house, the drafty old windows were replaced with insulated glass, aluminum clad, wood frame windows. A special tape was applied around each window reduce air infiltration before the siding was applied. Watch this video to find out more.