March 2013 Forum Focus: Putting the Saving Windows, Saving Money Report to Work

Posted on: March 22nd, 2013 by Preservation Leadership Forum Staff

windowscoverimageWhat is the best way to save money on heating and cooling costs and make your home more energy efficient? Adding storm windows? Weather stripping? Insulated shades? Or simply ripping out older windows and installing new energy-efficient windows? Unfortunately many owners of historic homes choose the last option, and, until recently, preservationists have had limited research or analysis to back up their claims that the other options can be just as effective. The March 2013 Forum Focus tells you how to put the recent Preservation Green Lab report Saving Windows, Saving Money to work.

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