An overview of Andersen Windows energy-efficient ENERGY STAR products
Andersen Corporation won the 2010 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Award for its energy-efficient windows. If you're interested in purchasing Andersen windows, ENERGY STAR products may help you reduce your energy bills and protect your home from dust, condensation and extreme temperatures. After you select a product, use QualitySmith to find a local contractor to give you a windows estimate and install your new windows properly.
Andersen has several types of energy-efficient windows available for construction and renovation projects. The 400 Series awning window has dual-layer weatherstripping that prevents hot and cold air from entering your room and provides a barrier against water, wind and dust. These windows are available in five exterior colors and your choice of a white or natural pine interior. The A-series awning window is available in 11 exterior colors and 10 finish options. The interior is made from your choice of pine, maple or natural oak.
Andersen ENERGY STAR windows
If you decide to buy Andersen windows, ENERGY STAR products will enhance the appearance of your home while protecting you from the elements. Andersen produces four energy-efficient bay and bow windows in the 400 Series. The casement bay and bow windows are available in five exterior colors and your choice of a white or natural wood interior. These windows have multiple weatherstripping systems that protect your home from wind, dust, heat, water and cold air. The 400 Series also includes two double-hung bay windows. The tilt-wash version is available in your choice of a white or natural pine interior and five exterior colors. It has a tilting sash to make it easier to clean your windows. The Woodwright double-hung window comes in your choice of a maple, pine or natural oak interior. It is also available in five exterior colors.
The A-Series and 400 Series also include energy-efficient casement windows. Both series include a traditional casement window and a complementary casement window, making it possible to pick the products that match your home's paint and trim colors. When you buy Andersen windows, ENERGY STAR styles match any decorating scheme just as well as traditional windows while also helping to prevent the loss of warm or cold air. Your initial windows cost may be a bit higher, but energy-efficient windows will save you money on your energy bills for years to come.
Andersen ENERGY STAR products also include double-hung, gliding and picture windows. The double-hung windows are available in 11 exterior colors, with an extensive collection of hardware available to complement your window selection. Custom sizing is also available for some Andersen double-hung windows. The 400 Series gliding window is available in five exterior colors and has a low-friction coating for easy gliding. The A-Series and 400 Series also include energy-efficient picture windows. The A-series picture window is available in 11 exterior colors and three interior colors. The 400 Series complementary picture window is available in five exterior colors and your choice of a white or natural pine interior.
When it's time to install windows in your home, working with a reliable contractor is important. QualitySmith can help you find local contractors who will give you a windows estimate and help you select the best windows for your project. Whether you are replacing old windows or installing new Andersen windows, ENERGY STAR products have the potential to save you money. When selecting windows, price is an important concern, but you should also take product quality and energy efficiency into account.