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Window Weatherizing Tips: The Best of Care2

Window Weatherizing Tips: The Best of Care2

Are you frightened about the gouge to your pocketbook because of oil prices? And upset to boot to be dependent on oil for heat because of its contribution to global warming? Join the club.

Choosing just one thing to focus on to improve your energy footprint can help you feel a bit more empowered and less overwhelmed. Why not weatherize your windows this year, given how much heat is lost through their frames and glass? Peruse these Best of Care2 Tips for window weatherizing, and determine what will work for you. Every bit helps!

Eight Steps for Window Weatherizing

Cold Weather Window Solutions

Energy Saving Low-e Windows

Window Quilts

Weatherizing Caulk

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Annie is a renowned expert in non-toxic and green living. She was named one of the top 20 environmental leaders by Body and Soul Magazine and "the foremost expert on green living." - Body & Soul Magazine, 2009. Learn Annie's latest eco-friendly news on, a website dedicated to healthy and green living.

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1:08PM PST on Jan 7, 2013

i've gotten some stick-on draught excluding type stuff and filled around the holes in the doors and windows which need it; as we've recently bought the house and have larger and more important financial commitments to make at present. will look at these ideas and bear them in mind and act on any that are suitable. thanks!

3:43PM PST on Dec 21, 2012


11:33AM PST on Dec 10, 2012

Good advice. Thanks.

2:02PM PST on Dec 9, 2012

Thank you. I do many of these things already, but some extra tips are good!

2:14PM PDT on Apr 29, 2012

Thanks for the info.

12:15AM PST on Dec 4, 2011

Thanks for the information.

7:42AM PST on Nov 12, 2011

So very helpful - Thank You!

7:45PM PDT on Sep 21, 2011

Great ideas. Thanks!

1:00AM PDT on Jul 16, 2011

Thanks for the article.

11:57AM PDT on Apr 30, 2011


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