We’ve probably all experienced power outages once in a while due to storms or other situations. Not a huge problem - we just enjoy the candlelight and a few quiet moments away from the electronics. However, for the most part we can’t function very efficiently without electricity, and the production of electricity requires that many power plants burn fossil fuels. Now consider this:
If every homeowner in the U.S. replaced their double pane windows with energy efficient windows, the annual savings would be enough to light every home in Washington DC for almost a century.And we’re not kidding.
Who knew that green remodeling had such an impact on the planet? The installation of Energy Star certified windows will drastically reduce your use of energy, lowering both greenhouse gas emissions and your utility bills. Even small steps can make a difference, so call Quarve Contracting today to see what eco-friendly renovations could do for your home and family.Quarve Contracting is a licensed MN home improvement contractor, specializing in green exterior remodeling such as energy efficient replacement windows, and eco-friendly roofing and siding. To learn more, see our Green Remodeling section for details.
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