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Consumer Alert: Lead Safe Renovating Not Exempt for Wisconsin

July 14, 2010
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Not sure if your contractor is following the rules? You could be the one that pays the price. When ordering windows, be sure to always work with a contractor who is a certified Lead Safe Renovator and who follows lead safe practices.

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New Windows Add Value and Save Money

May 25, 2010
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Today’s savvy homeowner knows that energy bills continue to rise. With the US Department on Energy estimating that as much as 70% of our Energy is being wasted through inefficient windows and doors, it makes sense to insulate your home and your pocket book from rising energy costs.

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Gutter Protection Do’s and Don’ts

May 17, 2010
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Putting gutter protection on your home will save you a lot of unnecessary work. But before you jump into it, thinking that all gutter protection works equally, here’s a list of DO’s and DON’Ts for you. DO: Look for a gutter protection that will meet your needs. Work with a sales professional who offers different…

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Some Roofing Qualifies for Tax Credit

April 28, 2010
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The key word here — some. Most roofing products will not qualify for the 2011 federal tax credit, but there are a select few that do.  Roofing that reflects heat back toward its source does qualify.   One of the few that does qualify is the 40 year shingle by GAF-ELK. Unlike 2010, the 2011…

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Not all Gutters are the same

April 6, 2010
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Mind in the gutter? A Few Points to Ponder When You’re Considering Gutter Replacement. Read more about Energy Master’s better gutter solutions.

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U-Factors Provide a True Measurement of Efficiency

March 25, 2010
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A u-factor is a measurement of the efficiency of a window or door.  When considering a window purchase, it should be a key deciding point when choosing your windows. Some people may think a window is just a window.  That’s like saying a coat is a coat.  While it’s technically true, you wouldn’t want to…

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$1500 Energy Tax Credit

March 22, 2010
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Energy Masters is proud to carry a line of windows, doors, siding and roofing that qualify for the 2009 Obama Stimulus package tax credit.  Under this credit, energy efficient products that meet the government standards will earn you cash back at tax time.  You will be reimbursed for up to 30% of the cost of…

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