5 most cost effective home energy updates

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These days, it’s important for your home to be as energy efficient as possible. But some energy-saving projects can seem overwhelming because of the amount of time and money involved. However, there are simpler ways for you to boost your home’s energy efficiency. Here are five easy and cost effective tips to help you save energy.

1. Replace light bulbs. Energy saving bulbs such as compact florescent lights (CFLs) and LEDs use ...

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ENERGY TAX CREDIT FOR WINDOW FILM

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Energy Tax Credit For Window Tinting in Atlanta

2012-2013 Window Film Tax Credit

A provision in the recent “Fiscal Cliff” Legislation has created a tax credit opportunity for window films installed in residential structures.

Under the legislation, the qualifying credit is 10% of the film cost with a maximum total credit of $500. The new policy is retroactive to January 1, 2012 and expires December 31,2013.

Window film tax credits vary by climate zone. Download Vista tax credit qualification certificate document for more information.

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Eastman EnerLogic Window Film

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Eastman EnerLogic Window Film

Chemistry is creating solutions that empower Americans to improve energy efficiency, making our nation’s energy supplies go further while lowering energy costs for business and families. Nearly every energy-saving technology depends on innovations in chemistry.

Windows typically account for 15 to 30 percent of a building’s total heating bill, and often more than 30 percent of cooling costs. EnerLogic Window Tinting by Solutia Inc., a subsidiary of Eastman Chemical Co., promotes energy efficiency by redirecting solar and radiant ...

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EnerLogic Window Film Awarded for Technology Innovation

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The Association of International Metallizers, Coaters, and Laminators (AIMCAL) recently announced its Technology of the Year award winners, including EnerLogic VEP35 low-e window film.

This prestigious award is given to a significant new technology that impacts the converting industry or consuming market, and stands out among industry innovations and advances. Vista’s EnerLogic VEP35 low-e window film earned the Technology of the Year award in the Other Category in AIMCAL’s Vacuum Metallized or Coated Product Competition. It also earned Finalist status in ...

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SERF Aims to Make Green Building Certification Simple

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The SOLARWORKS Glass Tinting team is excited to install low-e window films for businesses in the Perimeter. Not only are these window films attractive, but Atlanta-area businesses are quickly recognizing how they also promote energy efficiency. Helping to cut down on utility costs, our clients love how these long-term solutions essentially pay for themselves, while also benefiting our environment.

Established less than three years ago, the SERF (Society for Environmentally Responsible Facilities) certification program aims to make green building recognition ...

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