It’s late in the year, and temperatures are dropping fast. If you have noticed a draft coming from your windowsill, then that means your windows might not be properly insulated. It’s not too late to invest in your windows to make sure that you get the best out of your home this winter. Here are some benefits of insulating your windows for the winter.
Older homes and apartments are made with single-pane windows, which is the least energy-efficient window for your home. The single-pane window is too thin so that it is much less likely to maintain a proper seal. Even if insulated correctly, the thinness of single-pane windows can still offer some exposure to the outside cold. Having the right windows goes a long way to making sure that you stay warm this winter.
When windows aren’t properly insulated, then your house’s heating system will constantly be working to compensate. A leak between the outside and inside of our house means that your heating system actually won’t stop until the outside air reaches the target temperature, which is impossible. When you have properly insulated windows, your house will be completely sealed and able to properly maintain a warm temperature without wasting energy. Insulating windows is good for the environment because you aren’t wasting energy consumption, and you will save money on your energy bills.
Winter Window Film
Although many people consider window film to be beneficial in warmer weather, because it blocks UV rays from the sun, it can offer advantages year-round. In winter, window film works to insulate your home by adding an extra barrier on your windowpane. The added layer of the window film means that you have something else between the glass and the outdoors, which is small but very effective in regulating temperature. Additionally, window film lets you enjoy more natural light from your windows comfortably because it won’t let the sunlight fade your furniture or harm your skin.
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American Solar Tinting has the expertise and equipment to keep your home or business warm with window film. We have almost 60 years of experience serving our wonderful customers without the Maryland and Washington, D.C. area. We offer a variety of solutions for you, whether you need residential window or glass tinting, logo graphics, or security films. For more information on how we can help you and your business, contact us online or give us a call at 1-800-969-0100. For more tips and tricks for your home and business, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Pinterest.