26 Oct '12, 8pm

Energy Efficient Windows with Marvin: Over the years I’ve tried to fill in our coverage with more substantive, ...

Over the years I’ve tried to fill in our coverage with more substantive, or how-to, information on topics relating to sustainable homes. One topic that I’ve been itching to cover is energy-efficient windows, and I’m happy to announce that Minnesota-based Marvin Windows and Doors has agreed to share their expertise with Jetson Green for a series of articles loosely titled “Energy-Efficient Windows 101.” Before jumping into this new series, I think it makes sense to introduce Marvin because I’m writing these articles based on information, research, photos, and videos that the company is sharing with us. Marvin, as you may know, started in the lumber business in the early 1900s and gradually moved into making windows when trying to keep employees busy during the slower months of winter. Now the company is a recognized leader in the window industry and retains its family roots...

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