When purchasing windows for new or existing homes, consider selecting an energy-efficient option. Inefficient windows make up 25-30% of energy use in residential housing, resulting in steep heating and cooling bills throughout the year. You can save a great deal of time and money by learning about the design features that make a window energy-efficient.
Every industry has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, and the construction and housing industry is no exception. According to a recent survey by the Associated General Contractors of America, about 40% of construction firms have had to lay off employees due to canceled projects and/or equipment and material shortages. Nearly three-quarters of firms are looking to loans from the Paycheck Protection Program to avoid additional layoffs.