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

By Annie B. Bond


katarzyna phillips

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!

Aditya n.
Aditya n5 years ago


Roger M.
Past Member 5 years ago

Good advice. Thanks.

Anastasia J.
Anastasia J5 years ago

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

Donna Hamilton
Donna Hamilton5 years ago

Thanks for the info.

Danuta Watola
Danuta W6 years ago

Thanks for the information.

Holly Lawrence
Holly Lawrence6 years ago

So very helpful - Thank You!

Carole R.
Carole R6 years ago

Great ideas. Thanks!

K s Goh
KS Goh6 years ago

Thanks for the article.

Robert O.
Robert O6 years ago