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MYTH #10: New Windows = Siginificant Cost Savings – Biggest Energy Myths Busted – Forbes

Windows
This entry is part 10 of 10 in the series Myth Buster

Replacing single pane windows for energy star rated dual pane windows will save energy. This typically amounts to a small fraction of your total energy use, and given the expense of replacing windows, there are typically much more cost effective ways to reduce your energy bills.”

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Can my home be depressurized? What does that mean? Why?

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Why is it so expensive?

If more air is entering a home than is leaving it has positive pressure or it is pressurized. If more air is leaving the home than is entering the home it has a negative pressure. The same can be said for

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Okay, I fixed my leaking house. How do I know it worked?

You don’t pay your contractor to install insulation, or weatherize your home, or seal your ducts, etc… You are really paying them to lower your power bill.

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