28 Dec '12, 9pm

Windows That Help with LEED Certification: This is the third installment in our series called Energy-Efficient

Windows That Help with LEED Certification: This is the third installment in our series called Energy-Efficient

This is the third installment in our series called Energy-Efficient Windows 101 made possible by Marvin Windows and Doors . In the previous article, I discussed some of the product options available for your energy-efficient windows. For this article I want to focus on how Marvin windows contribute towards a home’s efficiency and LEED certification. Windows and Energy Efficiency Windows are a weak point in the envelope of a home and can make a home uncomfortable or drafty. However, that doesn’t have to be the case with products available from Marvin. Energy-efficient windows and doors can help reduce energy bills by up to 15%, according to the Energy Star website, and Marvin has more than 150,000 options for meeting or exceeding Energy Star requirements. Marvin has dual- and triple-pane windows, various low-E coatings, insulating gases like argon and krypton, and several c...

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