Managing Old Window Emergencies
Old, drafty windows are a significant source of heat loss in a home. “You're literally throwing money right out the window,” cautioned Phil Eby, owner of Eby Exteriors, Inc. in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. “Replacement windows are a home improvement necessity you should be saving for.”
In addition, he pointed out energy-efficient windows can be tax deductible, and to save more money, homeowners should look for window manufacturer rebates. In his area, replacement windows can range anywhere from $4,500 to nearly $9,000. “It really depends on how many windows need replacing and sizes,” he said.
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