Archive for Energy Efficiency

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The Best of the 2019 International Builders' Show

From sustainable building to automated home lighting and personalization features, our team highlights the best of the 2019 International Builders’ Show.

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For Your Home: Window Condensation Tips

These tips can help you reduce window condensation.

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The Benefits of Getting a Home Energy Audit

How can you ensure that your home is performing optimally? Start with a home energy audit, which can identify issues that are negatively impacting the performance, efficiency, and comfort of your home.

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#PellaView: Minneapolis Energy Efficient Home

When John and Diana Sanny bought their St. Paul, Minn. home in 1996, they were ready to settle down and raise the family they’d started. Twenty years, countless memories and a few renovations later, the couple reflects on those experiences and how vinyl replacement windows have enhanced the value of their treasured home.

Tips and tricks to save energy at home

Tips and Tricks to Save Energy at Home

October is the month for pumpkin spice lattes, Friday night football games and falling leaves. But it also ushers in cooler temperatures, which can cause home heating costs to increase. Here's the good news: you can save money by saving energy.

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The Best Windows for Your Region

With winter just around the corner, it's important to make sure your home is outfitted with the right kind of windows and doors. The right choice ensures that your money won't fly out the window once the snow starts flying outside - and you'll stay warmer inside, too.

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DIY Tiny House - Hurdles, Hang-ups, and Bliss

An update from June, we check in with Jonathan on the progress of his tiny home.

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Building a Tiny Home, Making Meaningful Connections

Could you enjoy a lifestyle that only needed 250 square feet to call home? Jonathon Stalls has set out to do just that. Read about what inspired him to take on building a Tiny House and how Pella Windows is helping him create a view that can’t be beat.

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Rustic Efficiency for a Renovated Farmhouse

Kristin and Scott Camp dreamed of owning beautiful acreage full of trees, rolling hills, and flower gardens and on July 30, 2010, that dream became a reality. The Camps purchased ten acres of land complete with the perfect little farmhouse just north of Omaha, Nebraska and quickly began prioritizing improvement projects. Number one on the list was renovating and updating the turn-of-the-century homestead.

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