How to Clean Windows with Solar Film

Cleaning Window Film

Once you have window film installed on your windows, it’s important to keep it in good condition. Luckily, today’s window films are strong, durable and low maintenance, so there’s not much you need to do to protect the investment. Also, if you have the films installed by a professional installer, you don’t have to worry about the frustrating issues of … Read More

Solar Film vs Solar Screens

One of the best ways to improve energy efficiency in the home is to install new windows. Unfortunately, not everyone is in a position to make this financial investment. Windows are costly, especially if you’re looking for ones that provide added efficiency. It’s hard enough as a homeowner to spend this kind of money, but you really don’t want to … Read More

Will There be a 2015 Tax Credit for Window Film?

If you’re interested in making improvements to the home that you didn’t get around to in the spring or summer, fall is the perfect time to complete them. In particular, any upgrades that make the home more energy efficient are worth looking into because there may be government incentives available. The energy tax credit was extended for 2014 and may … Read More

Tips to Prevent a Home Burglary

Security Windows

In 2013, 1.3 million residences were burglarized, according to the Bureau of Justice Statistics. Around 60 percent of burglars used forcible entry to gain access to a home, while 30 percent entered through an unlocked door, window or other opening. Burglars don’t just choose a house at random, either. Most will look to see if the home has an alarm … Read More

How to Improve the Efficiency of Your HVAC System

Did you know that your home’s HVAC system drains more energy than any other system in the home? In fact, your home’s heating and cooling system accounts for approximately 44% of the utility bill. It’s a good thing that these systems are more efficient than they were years ago, but they still use a good chunk of your energy dollars. … Read More

3 Best Energy Efficient Upgrades for the Home

Before you can make your home more efficient, you need to know what investments are worth making for your individual family. For instance, if you have a busy household that uses a lot of hot water, a tankless water heater won’t be in your best interest even though it’s an energy efficient improvement. A few things to take into consideration … Read More