Going green starts with your window. Renewal by Andersen® and our parent company, Andersen® Corporation has achieved official “Green” status and was awarded as the first window manufacturer to receive Certification for Environmental Stewardship building. As a window company, we design and build windows you can enjoy for decades. Highly-energy efficient and made from sustainable and recycled materials, our windows benefit not only our customers but their neighbors as well.
Learn how we provide the five answers to the energy and environmental challenges we face today:
1. Smart Use of Energy
Committed to making your home more energy-efficient by bringing the latest energy and material technology to homeowners looking for a start-to-finish window replacement service. By replacing inefficient windows and doors, it helps lower energy cost and consumption and gives you more control of your comfort and pocketbook. Today, we bring contemporary, high-quality windows and doors to our nation’s existing housing stock from coast to coast.
2. Indoor Air Quality
Poor indoor air quality is one of the top five health hazards in America and most of us spend 90% of our lives indoors where toxins can enter the air through off-gassing. As a responsible window contractor, we have made sure our windows are certified to meet the strictest indoor air emission standard in the United States. Our windows can also help households save up to 2.5% of the annual U.S. energy consumption.
3. Smart Use of Materials
Fibrex® material frames have achieved the highest SCS certified recycled content of any window replacement company. Our Fibrex material frames and sash contain 40% reclaimed wood fiber by weight.
High-Performance™ Low-E4® Glass is made from a minimum of 12% reclaimed glass by weight. It features an innovative coating that, when activated by sunlight, helps reduce water spots up to 99%, making your view better and cleaning easier. What’s more, our glass helps block harmful UV rays entering your home and cuts down on noise pollution by reducing sound penetration.
4. Smart use of Energy
Windows can account for as much as 40% of your annual heating and cooling costs. Renewal by Andersen replacement windows can save you up to 25% on your energy bills. Our newest glass option, SmartSun™ glass, is our most energy-efficient glass ever. SmartSun glass is 70% more efficient in summer and 45% more energy-efficient in winter than ordinary dual-pane glass.
5. Long Product Life Cycles
Construction waste is a major source of landfill waste in the United States. Every day, Renewal by Andersen replaces windows in homes that are less than 10 years old. Choosing products that are built to last is one of the most important ways to limit landfill waste. Renewal by Andersen products has a long life-cycle, backed up by one of the strongest warranties you will ever find.
Renewal by Andersen is the window replacement subsidiary of Andersen Corporation, a company that has revolutionized the window and door business for more than 110 years. Call us today at (508) 205-1200 or fill out our convenient request form. We serve clients in Cape Cod, MA.