Being energy efficient has always been valuable, but never quite like this before. These days, everyone is looking for the best ways to use less energy as utility prices continue to steadily increase every six months. There are actually many ways you can upgrade your home to make a big difference in how much energy you use, starting by insulating your internal temperature with argon gas windows.
Saving energy starts with the windows; improving them allows less heat to be gained or lost within your home. Argon gas windows have the gas inserted between the panes of double or triple paned windows instead of ordinary air. Argon gas is inserted because it is much denser than air, providing thermal efficiency for your home.
Basically, argon gas windows act like an insulator. They keep your indoor temperature protected from the influence of outdoor temperatures, whether its the summer season or winter. You’ll also notice a reduction in condensation and frost on and along your window frames.
Because of the argon gas, the interior pane of glass is kept at a temperature very close to the one within your home. As a result, you’ll see a drastic reduction in drafts and cold spots around your windows, allowing your home to remain comfortable longer before your furnace or air conditioner power up again.
This in turn will save how much energy you use on a daily basis. The windows will help retain your indoor air at the desired temperature, minimizing how much it rises and falls. Your home comfort systems will more efficiently in maintaining the desired indoor temperature and you’ll see a decrease in your utility bills, recovering the money you spent on the windows in no time.
Argon gas will also not corrode the windows as time passes the way oxygen normally would, saving you money in replacing your windows years down the line. These windows come in a variety of sizes available for your home; from floor to ceiling to open/close designs, you can choose what fits your home best.
Omega Homes is more than happy to help in any way we can to incorporate your personal touch, including argon gas windows, into your dream home vision. We are determined to meet your needs every step of the way to make your new house a home.