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What Are ENERGY STAR Certified Windows? 

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Considering a home improvement to enhance energy efficiency and reduce utility bills? ENERGY STAR certified windows offer an ideal solution. Engineered to adhere to strict energy efficiency guidelines established by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), these windows provide numerous benefits such as increased comfort, decreased energy consumption, and a reduced carbon footprint. 

It’s crucial to understand the energy efficiency ratings of ENERGY STAR certified windows, which indicate their effectiveness in minimizing heat transfer and air leakage. These windows feature low-emissivity (Low-E) glass, multiple panes, and insulating frames, ensuring optimal performance. 

To be eligible for ENERGY STAR certification, windows must meet specific criteria outlined by the EPA, covering insulation, solar heat gain, and air leakage. By choosing ENERGY STAR certified windows, you make an environmentally responsible and cost-efficient choice for your home. 

Benefits of ENERGY STAR Certified Windows 

ENERGY STAR certified windows offer several benefits, including reduced heat loss and gain, leading to lower energy consumption and savings on utility bills. By maintaining a stable indoor temperature, these windows reduce strain on heating and cooling systems, resulting in decreased energy usage and monthly costs. 

Moreover, these far superior energy efficient windows contribute to environmental sustainability by conserving energy, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, and decreasing the use of fossil fuels, promoting a healthier planet and a greener future. 

Decoding ENERGY STAR Ratings 

ENERGY STAR ratings guide consumers in making informed decisions about the energy efficiency of different window models. Key performance criteria include meeting specific U-factor and solar heat gain coefficient (SHGC) requirements, tailored to each climate zone in the United States. 

Understanding ENERGY STAR ratings and key performance criteria enables you to confidently choose windows that meet your specific needs and contribute to energy savings in your home. DaBella offers a range of ENERGY STAR certified windows, ensuring the highest standards and enhancing the beauty and comfort of your home. 

Characteristics of ENERGY STAR Certified Windows 

ENERGY STAR windows offer enhanced insulation, thermal performance, top-quality materials and construction, and a variety of customization and style options. Made using advanced technologies, these windows reduce heat transfer, lower energy consumption, and utility bills. 

Choosing ENERGY STAR certified windows allows you to enjoy improved insulation, high-quality construction, and customizable styles, making them an excellent investment for enhancing energy efficiency and adding value to your home. 

DaBella’s Glasswing Vinyl Windows 

In today’s world, our focus extends beyond mere aesthetics when considering new windows. With the environment at the forefront, we introduce Glasswing Vinyl Windows to aid in reducing energy consumption. Opting for ENERGY STAR qualified windows ensures not only efficiency but also environmental responsibility. 

By installing ENERGY STAR certified windows and doors, you can significantly lower energy bills while contributing to a cleaner environment. With windows comprising roughly 80% glass, selecting energy-efficient options becomes imperative for reducing energy usage and greenhouse gas emissions. 

Glasswing Vinyl Windows: Your ENERGY STAR Solution Glasswing Vinyl Windows adhere to stringent ENERGY STAR performance criteria across all U.S. climate zones. Consult with one of our window replacement experts to determine the ideal insulated glass package that meets ENERGY STAR requirements tailored to your home and climate zone.  

Lasting Comfort and Peace of Mind with DaBella’s Glasswing Vinyl Windows! 

Ready to upgrade your home’s energy efficiency and elevate your living space? Look no further than DaBella’s Glasswing Vinyl Windows – the epitome of quality, performance, and sustainability. Engineered with precision and backed by a lifetime limited warranty, our windows offer lasting comfort and peace of mind for years to come. 

With Glasswing Vinyl Windows, you’ll enjoy a home that’s consistently comfortable, regardless of the season. Our windows are expertly crafted to minimize energy loss and maintain optimal indoor temperatures, ensuring a cozy and inviting atmosphere for you and your loved ones. 

But the benefits don’t stop there. By choosing Glasswing Vinyl Windows, you’re making a conscious choice for the environment. Reduced energy consumption means lower utility bills and fewer greenhouse gas emissions, contributing to a cleaner, greener planet for future generations to enjoy. 

Experience the difference that DaBella’s Glasswing Vinyl Windows can make in your home. Contact us today at 844-DaBella to schedule a consultation with our experienced team. Let us help you select the perfect windows tailored to your home’s unique needs and style preferences. 

Don’t settle for ordinary – choose DaBella’s Glasswing Vinyl Windows for lasting comfort, efficiency, and peace of mind. Your home deserves the best, and with our lifetime limited warranty, you can trust that you’re making a wise investment in your home’s future. 


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Steven Shortridge

District Manager

Portland, OR

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