|By Marketwired .||
|January 2, 2014 02:00 PM EST||
PELLA, IA--(Marketwired - January 02, 2014) - Pella 350 Series premium vinyl windows earned the 2014 ENERGY STAR Most Efficient Products designation from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
"Whether you're remodeling your home or building a new one, Pella 350 Series windows offer exceptional energy efficiency with a more premium look than other vinyl windows," said Sandi Robinson, Pella's integrated marketing specialist.
"This product is quickly becoming a favorite Pella window line for homeowners, builders, architects and contractors who value a stronger, more durable vinyl window with outstanding energy-saving features," she said.
Second year for designation
This is the second year that Pella 350 Series has earned the newer rating, Most Efficient Products, which identifies the most energy-efficient ENERGY STAR-qualifying products in the United States market at the time. Pella Windows -- which earned a U.S. ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year 2013 award -- met strict energy requirements to earn the Most Efficient designation, including:
- Meeting the North American Fenestration Standard/Specifications (NAFS) performance grade greater than or equal to 15
- Achieving a U-Factor of less than or equal to 0.20
- Attaining a Solar Heat Gain Coefficient (SHGC) requirement specified based on four U.S. climate zones
About Pella 350 Series
Pella 350 Series vinyl windows -- with exclusive SmoothSeam™ interior welded corners that are virtually invisible -- are available in double-hung, single-hung, casement, awning, sliding and fixed window types.
Pella 350 Series sliding patio doors also are available.
With optional InsulShield® Advanced Low-E triple-pane glass with argon, Pella 350 Series products are 54 percent to 83 percent more energy efficient than a single-pane window.*
For more information about these and other Pella Windows and Doors, visit pella.com.
* Improved window energy efficiency calculated in a computer simulation using RESFEN 5.0 default parameters for a 2,000-square-foot existing single-story home when comparing a Pella 350 Series vinyl window with InsulShield® Advanced Low-E triple-pane glass with argon to a single-pane wood or vinyl window. For more details see www.pella.com/methodology.
Pella Corporation is a leader in designing, testing, manufacturing and installing quality windows and doors for new construction, remodeling and replacement applications.
As a family-owned and professionally managed privately-held company, Pella is known for its 89-year history of making innovative products, providing quality service and delivering on customer satisfaction. Headquartered in Pella, Iowa, the company is committed to incorporating new technologies, increasing productivity and practicing environmental stewardship to create satisfied customers.
Pella manufactures quality windows, patio doors and entry door systems sold through a Direct Sales Network operating Pella Window & Door Showrooms across the United States and Canada and select building materials retailers, including Lowe's®. For more information, call 888-847-3552 or visit pella.com. Follow Pella on Twitter.com @Pella_News, on Facebook at facebook.com/pellawindowsanddoors on Pinterest.com/pellawindows, YouTube at youtube.com/pellawindowsanddoors and houzz.com/pro/pellawindowsanddoors.
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