DIY House Medic Podcast Show Notes
Episode Title: How To Save Energy in Your Home Part 3 All About Doors
Save some energy and save some money. In Part 3 of this 4 part series Contractor John will share with you energy saving information regarding entry doors along with tips and tricks that you can use to save energy dollars. Plus the listener of the week question and prepping for Jeopardy!
Resources mentioned in this episode:
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Energy Star website https://www.energystar.gov/
National Fenestration Council http://www.nfrc.org
Environmental Protection Agency https://www.epa.gov/
Therma-Tru Tax Credit https://thermatru.widen.net/s/8j9vf2sjrz/21_flyer_energystar_taxcredit
U-Value …..for windows fall between 0.00 and 2.00 The lower the U-value, the better.
R-Value….. for steel doors R-5, to R-6 excluding a
R-Value….. for Wood Doors R-2.17
R-Value for Fiberglass doors R-10 to R-12
AL…. Air Leakage ratings between 0.1 – 0.3. Lower is better.
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